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Just Maybe the Porsche IPO Gig Is a Bad Idea Right Now
Just Maybe the Porsche IPO Gig Is a Bad Idea Right Now

15 Aug 2022, 15:01 UTC / Questions about autonomy and valuation have cast a shadow on the Volkswagen AG unit's upcoming IPO valuation expectations

 
Lucid Sheds More Light On Its Saudi Arabian Factory: AMP-2 Will Make 155,000 EVs/ Year
Lucid Sheds More Light On Its Saudi Arabian Factory: AMP-2 Will Make 155,000 EVs/ Year

18 May 2022, 18:04 UTC / In the end, it seems that Jeddah was closer to winning the battle with NEOM to get the factory: it will be in KAEC, a city near Jeddah

 
Lucid Found a Serious Buyer, It Might Sell Them Up to 100,000 EVs
Lucid Found a Serious Buyer, It Might Sell Them Up to 100,000 EVs

27 Apr 2022, 05:14 UTC / Lucid Motors is on track to become a serious player in the all-electric space. The American manufacturer closed an important deal

 
Sergio Perez Showed His Class in Front of Ferrari, Takes Maiden Pole Position
Sergio Perez Showed His Class in Front of Ferrari, Takes Maiden Pole Position

27 Mar 2022, 08:35 UTC / After Leclerc was almost certain he will start from P1, Perez had other plans. The intense battle between Ferrari and Red Bull continues in Saudi Arabia.

 
Fire Breaks Out at Oil Depot Close to Jeddah F1 Circuit
Fire Breaks Out at Oil Depot Close to Jeddah F1 Circuit

25 Mar 2022, 17:20 UTC / A fire at an oil refinery near the Jeddah race track in Saudi Arabia has led to the temporary halt of the event at the track. Practice was in full swing

 
The "Fastest Autonomous Interceptor in the World" Is Now on Display in Saudi Arabia
The "Fastest Autonomous Interceptor in the World" Is Now on Display in Saudi Arabia

8 Mar 2022, 14:34 UTC / CMN Naval showcases its UHSI32 vessel, which is touted as the fastest autonomous interceptor in the world, developed in collaboration with Sea Machines

 
Lucid's Going Global With the First New Plant Outside the U.S., an SUV Is Coming
Lucid's Going Global With the First New Plant Outside the U.S., an SUV Is Coming

28 Feb 2022, 22:49 UTC / Lucid Motors confirmed that it’s ready to start its global expansion. The company said it has already signed agreements with new partners

 
Saudi Arabia’s Futuristic Oxagon Industrial City to Produce Hydrogen Fuel Cell Modules
Saudi Arabia’s Futuristic Oxagon Industrial City to Produce Hydrogen Fuel Cell Modules

18 Feb 2022, 08:39 UTC / Norway's largest fuel cell production facility will collaborate with the futuristic Oxagon logistics and manufacturing hub for hydrogen fuel cell development

 
Lucid Chairman Confirms Saudi Arabian Factory Discussions
Lucid Chairman Confirms Saudi Arabian Factory Discussions

17 Jan 2022, 19:23 UTC / The new plant would be ready by 2025 or 2026 and possibly located near Jeddah, even if Neom is also a solid candidate to receive it

 
2022 Dakar Rally Starts Today – Watch Out for These Top Competitors
2022 Dakar Rally Starts Today – Watch Out for These Top Competitors

31 Dec 2021, 22:02 UTC / Today marks the start of the 44th edition of the Dakar Rally. According to the organizers, these are this year's favorites of the desert rally raid

 
Ex F1 Boss Bernie Ecclestone Says Hamilton Is Bullying Verstappen After Abu Dhabi
Ex F1 Boss Bernie Ecclestone Says Hamilton Is Bullying Verstappen After Abu Dhabi

8 Dec 2021, 17:27 UTC / The clash between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen at the 2021 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix has made headlines. Bernie Ecclestone, former F1 boss, shares his view

 
Ultra-Rare Lamborghini Veneno Roadster Has a Blue-Blooded Owner, Yours for $7,350,000
Ultra-Rare Lamborghini Veneno Roadster Has a Blue-Blooded Owner, Yours for $7,350,000

3 Dec 2021, 14:13 UTC / Owned by a member of Saudi Arabia's royal family, this one-of-nine Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is looking for a new home

 
Volocopter to Build a Bespoke eVTOL Mobility System in the Futuristic NEOM City
Volocopter to Build a Bespoke eVTOL Mobility System in the Futuristic NEOM City

3 Dec 2021, 07:04 UTC / Air taxis and drones will be operating in the futuristic city-state of Saudi Arabia, within a unique mobility system, built from scratch

 
Velocity Is the Next EV Brand Made in Saudi Arabia, Foxconn Takes the Lead
Velocity Is the Next EV Brand Made in Saudi Arabia, Foxconn Takes the Lead

2 Dec 2021, 14:48 UTC / Foxconn teams up with Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund to build electric cars under the new brand Velocity. Platform is said to come from BMW.

 
Bugatti Opens New Showroom in the Middle East, Chooses Saudi Arabia's Riyadh
Bugatti Opens New Showroom in the Middle East, Chooses Saudi Arabia's Riyadh

30 Nov 2021, 11:47 UTC / Bugatti will invite the "luminaries of the Kingdom" to experience the Pur Sport and Super Sport versions of the Chiron in the coming days, in Saudi Arabia

 
Jaguar Racing Signs New Title Sponsor for Formula E, Electric Future Is Coming
Jaguar Racing Signs New Title Sponsor for Formula E, Electric Future Is Coming

2 Nov 2021, 21:03 UTC / Not even motor sports can escape the electric revolution, as manufacturers double their efforts towards making it look cool for the general audience

 
Arid Riyadh Desert Plays Host to Two Dutch Zenvo TSR-S Psyco-Supercars
Arid Riyadh Desert Plays Host to Two Dutch Zenvo TSR-S Psyco-Supercars

28 Oct 2021, 17:02 UTC / For a country in such proximity to supercar havens like Italy, Germany, and the UK, Zenvo i worthy enough to see them mentioned in the same breath as Ferrari.

 
World’s First Oil Rig-Based Luxury Offshore Resort to Offer Extreme Adventures
World’s First Oil Rig-Based Luxury Offshore Resort to Offer Extreme Adventures

26 Oct 2021, 06:11 UTC / The world's first resort/amusement park built on an offshore platform will be located in the Arabian Gulf, featuring hotels, a helipad, and lots of fun

 
2022 Lexus LX Heading to the Middle East for Official Premiere on October 14
2022 Lexus LX Heading to the Middle East for Official Premiere on October 14

8 Oct 2021, 08:55 UTC / Expected to launch in the United States next year, the all-new 2022 Lexus LX should be offered with two powertrains, in the 600 and 750h configurations

 
World’s Largest Formula 1 LEGO Car Has Half a Million Bricks
World’s Largest Formula 1 LEGO Car Has Half a Million Bricks

24 Sep 2021, 13:45 UTC / Built to celebrate the first ever Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, the F1 car has beat the previous record set by Ferrari in 2019 by no less than 150,000 LEGO bricks