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Flight to Success

Flight to Success

gulfconnoisseur July 25, 2012 0

With Qatar poised to become one of the major transit hubs in the Middle East region, Gulf Connoisseur had an exclusive interview with the dynamic CEO of Qatar Airways, Akbar Al Baker who briefed

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Formula 1 legend makes a Guinness world record

Formula 1 legend makes a Guinness world record

connoisseur July 9, 2012 0

Dubai, 9 July 2012 – The absolute skill of Formula 1™ legend and DTM driver David Coulthard, behind the wheel of the awesome 571hp SLS AMG Roadster, provided the ultimate ‘did that really happen?’

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The 12C Spider unleashed!

The 12C Spider unleashed!

connoisseur July 4, 2012 0

Dubai,UAE:McLaren Automotive today announced the launch of its second model in the MP4-12C family: the stunning new 12C Spider.  With a lightweight, high powered engine developing an incredible 625 PS (616 bhp), unique RHT

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Porsche unveils its new Boxster in Stuttgart

Porsche unveils its new Boxster in Stuttgart

connoisseur June 23, 2012 1

Stuttgart/Hinterzarten. Since the introduction of its first generation in 1996, the Porsche Boxster has celebrated many successes. By the end of 2011, more than 243,000 models were built. Now, the classic open-top two-seater car

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Audi sizzles with the all new SQ5 TDI

Audi sizzles with the all new SQ5 TDI

connoisseur June 18, 2012 0

Ingolstadt, June 17, 2012 – In conjunction with the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Audi is presenting the new top model of its recently revised Q5 model series – the Audi SQ5 TDI. Boosted

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McLaren Automotive marks the festivities of Queen’s Diamond Jubilee in Abu Dhabi

McLaren Automotive marks the festivities of Queen’s Diamond Jubilee in Abu Dhabi

connoisseur June 18, 2012 0

McLaren Automotive, the UK’s newest sports car manufacturer joined in celebrations to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee last week, joining almost one hundred British cars on the streets of Abu Dhabi. The unique celebratory

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Porsche sells 14 per cent more sports cars worldwide in May

Porsche sells 14 per cent more sports cars worldwide in May

connoisseur June 16, 2012 0

  Stuttgart. In May 2012, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, boosted its deliveries by 14.1 per cent compared with the same month the year before: the sports car manufacturer delivered 13,331 new cars

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Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker has been voted onto the Board of Governors of the global aviation industry body, International Air Transport Association (IATA)

Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker has been voted onto the Board of Governors of the global aviation industry body, International Air Transport Association (IATA)

connoisseur June 13, 2012 0

Qatar Airways Chief Executive Officer Akbar Al Baker has been voted onto the Board of Governors of the global aviation industry body, International Air Transport Association (IATA). Al Baker was selected by fellow airline

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918 Spyder from Porsche undergoes trials

918 Spyder from Porsche undergoes trials

connoisseur May 16, 2012 0

Dubai. The Porsche 918 Spyder is on the road: Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, has taken the driving trials of the super sports car of the future a step further with completion

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BENTLEY REVEALS EXP 9 F – A PINNACLE LUXURY PERFORMANCE SUV DESIGN CONCEPT

BENTLEY REVEALS EXP 9 F – A PINNACLE LUXURY PERFORMANCE SUV DESIGN CONCEPT

gulfconnoisseur April 10, 2012 4

• EXP 9 F all-wheel drive luxury Sport Utility Vehicle concept revealed at Geneva Motor Show • Potential for third Bentley model-line alongside Mulsanne and Continental ranges • Bold reinterpretation of Bentley design cues

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Al Kitbe rides to victory for UAE in 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge

Al Kitbe rides to victory for UAE in 2012 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge

gulfconnoisseur April 7, 2012 0

Emirati races to convincing win in quad category Women’s world champion, Camelia Liparoti claims podium place ABU DHABI (UAE). Friday, April 6, 2012: Emirati quad biker, Obaid Al Kitbe rounded off a superb five

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Record victory for Schlesser ahead of Al-Mutaiwei in Desert Challenge

Record victory for Schlesser ahead of Al-Mutaiwei in Desert Challenge

gulfconnoisseur April 7, 2012 3

Schlesser becomes most successful driver in rally’s history Al-Mutaiwei takes second place in MINI All4 Racing Bel Helei celebrates victory in T2 class and 4th overall ABU DHABI (UAE). Friday, April 6, 2012: There

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