Pictures | Motoring

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    Wednesday Feb 18

    India: British-era bike maker Royal Enfield tries to capitalise on Obama praise

    Indian motorcycle manufacturer Royal Enfield is speeding up expansion and production facilities to meet booming demand for its British-origin bikes, following US president’s nod of approval after he saw Border Security Force officers perform daredevil stunts on their shiny Royal Enfields during a trip to New Delhi last month.

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    Thursday Feb 5

    Vintage cars on display at Retromobile Car Show 2015 in Paris

    The Retromobile vintage car expo presents over 500 vintage car models

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    Thursday Nov 20

    A sneak peek at the cars of the LA Auto Show

    The Los Angeles Auto Show held its press events ahead of its November 21, 2014 opening. This year’s show is slated to have a record 25 world auto debuts with at least 30 others having North American debuts.

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    Sunday Nov 2

    In pictures: London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

    Hundreds of pre-1905 manufactured vehicles made their way on the historic 60-mile run from Hyde Park in London to coastal Brighton in southern England, in the world's longest running motoring celebration spanning 118 years. The annual run takes place on the first Sunday of every November and commemorates the Emancipation Run of 14 November 1896 which celebrated the passing into law of the Locomotives on the Highway Act.

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    Thursday Sep 25

    In pictures: Stella, world’s first solar-powered family car

    A solar-powered family car complete its drive from Los Angeles to San Francisco fueled by good vibes and pure California sunshine

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    Saturday Aug 16

    Mecum car auction of vintage collector cars

    The event, which is a daytime auction of collector cars, is held during the Pebble Beach Automotive Week which culminates with the Concours d’Elegance.

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    Wednesday Mar 5

    Geneva Motor Show’s most stunning cars

    CAR makers from all corners of the globe have converged in Switzerland for the annual Geneva Motor Show

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    Tuesday Mar 4

    In Pictures: The Geneva Motor Show media day

    The world’s top automakers show their latest models ahead of the 84th Geneva Motor Show, which will run from March 6 to 16.

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    Saturday Feb 8

    Historical, Vintage and Classic Cars exhibition in Kuwait

    The one-day fair feature an exhibition of vintage pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles

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    Saturday Feb 8

    Kareena, Priyanka and Sachin add glamour to the Auto Expo 2014

    Kareena Kapoor, Sachin Tendulkar, Priyanka Chopra and John Abraham add glamour to the ongoing Inda Auto Expo 2014 being held in Noida, New Delhi.

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    Wednesday Feb 5

    Variety of cars on display at India’s Auto Expo 2014

    India’s flagship automobile show Auto Expo kicks off and several companies unveil new models at the spectacle. The 12th Auto Expo hosts 55 exhibitors and as many as 70 new vehicles will be unveiled. The first two days of the expo to be held from February 5-11 is reserved for media and entry for general public will open from February 7.

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    Saturday Nov 9

    Dubai Grand Parade: Cars we absolutely love

    Five hundred of the UAE’s unique cars zoomed past Shaikh Zayed Road and back to the Dubai World Trade Centre for the Dubai Grand Parade on Friday. Web News Editor Florence Pia G. Yu caught up with some of them - from the latest supercar to what could possibly be the UAE's oldest car - and chatted with their owners

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    Friday Nov 8

    Saturday snapshot: Supercars steal the show in Dubai

    Hundreds of high-end luxury and super cars and motorcyles took to Dubai roads and streets on Friday to usher in the very first Dubai Grand Parade, a procession of vehicles estimated to be collectively worth more than Dh500 million. Held in conjunction with Dubai International Motor Show, the parade started at Trade Centre roundabout and made its way to the first interchange. The action was captured by Gulf News photographers Zarina Fernandes, Virendra Saklani and Cling Egbert.

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    Friday Nov 8

    Cars in top gear at Dubai International Motor Show 2013

    The glitz, the glamour and the highlights from this year’s Dubai International Motor Show being held at Dubai World Trade Centre and Exhibition Halls

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    Friday Oct 25

    Saturday Snapshot: Gulf Bike Week kicks off

    Gulf Bike Week, the Middle East’s only dedicated motorocycle festival that showcases the latest sport bikes, off road and urban-terrain vehicles, accessories, custom-designed bikes and motorcycle-related products, is under way at Dubai Media City. The event thrilled both bikers and non-bikers in the Middle East. Bike Week is also featureing street bike stunts, freestyle stunts along with music festival. Bike Week continues to be the region’s annual global gathering for the bike industry.

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    Wednesday Sep 4

    ‘Armadillo-T’ car folds up for easy parking

    With a click on a smartphone, the experimental “Armadillo-T” electric car made in South Korea will park itself and fold nearly in half, freeing up space in crowded cities.

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    Monday Jun 24

    Wraith: Most powerful Rolls-Royce in history

    The third member of the Rolls-Royce family rolls into the region. A closer look at what it has to offer

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    Monday Jun 3

    Simon Pagenaud speeds to victory in IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix

    Frenchman Simon Pagenaud won the final race of IndyCar held at Belle Isle Park in Detroit, Michigan

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    Wednesday May 22

    Pictures: Honda Motor a press preview

    Overseas-built motorcycle models of Japan’s Honda Motor are displayed at a press preview in Tokyo.

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    Sunday May 12

    High octane Monster Jam excitement at Abu Dhabi

    A thrilling mix of monster truck racing and freestyle stunts electrifies thousands gathered at the Zayed Sports City Stadium during the inaugural ‘Monster Jam Abu Dhabi’ event.

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    Sunday Apr 21

    In pictures: Porsche Cayenne GTS

    wheels takes the Porsche Cayenne GTS for a test drive around Dubai

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    Sunday Apr 21

    Gleam and glitz at Shanghai auto show

    Global and Chinese car makers show off hundreds of gleaming models in glitzy demonstrations at the Shanghai auto show. The event is expected to attract more than 800,000 visitors over the course of nine days.

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    Thursday Mar 28

    Electric cars take the stage at EVER Monaco

    EVER Monaco, the country’s annual renewable energy technology exhibtion focused on vehicle design showed off the latest in electronic, environmentally-friendly cars.

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    Wednesday Mar 27

    Bangkok International Motor Show 2013

    The 34th Bangkok International Motor Show features the latest concept and production cars

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    Thursday Jan 31

    French fashion gets motorised

    France held its automobile festival showcasing the latest and most fashionable rides

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