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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

 
Pagani's New Investors Could Open Door to New Powertrain Tech
Pagani's New Investors Could Open Door to New Powertrain Tech

23 Aug 2021, 13:36 UTC / Saudi Arabia's investment fund bought thirty percent of Pagani stock, but refrained to say how much did the pay and what are their plans with it.

 
Here Are the Chevy Camaro 4x4 and Ford Mustang 4x4 Bashing Dunes for Fun
Here Are the Chevy Camaro 4x4 and Ford Mustang 4x4 Bashing Dunes for Fun

22 May 2020, 15:58 UTC / This 'Maro and 'Stang are very different from their original spec. So different that not even the chassis is a unibody anymore

 
Six-Wheel Classic Mini Isn’t Your Typical Sport Utility Truck
Six-Wheel Classic Mini Isn’t Your Typical Sport Utility Truck

23 Feb 2020, 17:02 UTC / It may have six wheels, but this 6x6 Mini SUT from Saudi Arabia isn't six-wheel-drive. It should also be highlighted that it can't go off-road

 
2020 Dakar Rally to Be Held in Saudi Arabia
2020 Dakar Rally to Be Held in Saudi Arabia

18 Apr 2019, 09:20 UTC / Amaury Sports Organisation, the company that runs the Dakar Rally, announced a move to Saudi Arabia starting with 2020, more details coming on April 25

 
Woman Forgets Baby at The Terminal, Forces Plane to Return to Airport
Woman Forgets Baby at The Terminal, Forces Plane to Return to Airport

12 Mar 2019, 14:13 UTC / Pilot of Saudi passenger plane makes surprising request, asking for permission to return to the gate after one mom forgot her baby in the boarding area

 
Elon Musk Explains Why Taking Tesla Private Is a SpaceX Idea
Elon Musk Explains Why Taking Tesla Private Is a SpaceX Idea

8 Aug 2018, 06:54 UTC / Elon Musk says it plans to take Tesla off the market, going private at a price of $420 per share. Rumor of Saudi buy in also surfaced.

 
Aseel Al-Hamad Becomes First Saudi Woman to Drive F1 Car in French GP
Aseel Al-Hamad Becomes First Saudi Woman to Drive F1 Car in French GP

25 Jun 2018, 11:38 UTC / Businesswoman and member of the Saudi Arabian Motorsport Federation fulfills lifelong dream, says she wants to be an inspiration for everyone

 
Coca-Cola Ad Capitalizes on Saudi Women Driving Ban Lift
Coca-Cola Ad Capitalizes on Saudi Women Driving Ban Lift

10 Nov 2017, 15:07 UTC / Considering it is such an important moment for half the population of the country, commercial brands couldn't miss on such a golden occasion

 
It's 2017 and Saudi Arabia Will Finally Allow Women to Drive
It's 2017 and Saudi Arabia Will Finally Allow Women to Drive

27 Sep 2017, 14:51 UTC / The King Saudi Arabia has taken the long-overdue decision of lifting the ban on women driving, with the effect coming in June 2018

 
Update: Bugatti Chiron Gets "Unboxed," Looks Like a Panda
Update: Bugatti Chiron Gets "Unboxed," Looks Like a Panda

2 Aug 2017, 13:26 UTC / How about a tofu midnight deliverty Bugatti Chiron? Do they even eat tofu in Saudi Arabia. If that doesn't work, this could also double as a police car

 
World's Largest Tire Mark Was Made For Breast Cancer Awareness
World's Largest Tire Mark Was Made For Breast Cancer Awareness

28 Dec 2016, 10:05 UTC / Guinness World Records has homologated a new record for "World's Largest Tire Mark," which was made in the shape of a bow for breast cancer awareness

 
Uber Gets Surprising $3.5 Billion Infusion From Saudi Arabia
Uber Gets Surprising $3.5 Billion Infusion From Saudi Arabia

2 Jun 2016, 12:29 UTC / Uber will receive a cash investment from Saudi Arabia. The $3.5 Billion is the largest infusion from a single investor in Uber's history

 
Light Painting With Three Infiniti QX70s Is A Must Watch Thing
Light Painting With Three Infiniti QX70s Is A Must Watch Thing

26 Mar 2015, 11:42 UTC / We don't know is Infiniti are being touched by divine inspiration, but they just came up with another art-related video, this time involving light painting

 
Arab Drifting? No, This Is Arab Swing, with a Tractor
Arab Drifting? No, This Is Arab Swing, with a Tractor

20 Jan 2015, 13:11 UTC / People over in Saudi Arabia have a special relationship with their vehicles. The wild landscape over there means the various transportation means also act as trustworthy friends to the owners, but w...

 
Lamborghini Murcielago Damaged in Hit and Run Accident in Saudi Arabia
Lamborghini Murcielago Damaged in Hit and Run Accident in Saudi Arabia

8 Dec 2014, 14:49 UTC / The Lamborghini Murcielago isn't the sort of car people give a second glance to any more. Production of this raging bull stopped in 2010 after 9 years in which the Italians put together 4,099 u...

 
Saudi Test Drive Takes International MXT Pickup Through the Sea
Saudi Test Drive Takes International MXT Pickup Through the Sea

17 Oct 2014, 09:57 UTC / As if buying up most of the Mercedes G63 AMG 6x6 examples wasn't enough, the passionate car people from Saudi Arabia have built their own version of the ultra-tough, super-luxurious German pick...

 
Hagwalah 2.0: Driving an SUV on Two Wheels at Highway Speeds
Hagwalah 2.0: Driving an SUV on Two Wheels at Highway Speeds

7 Aug 2014, 08:00 UTC / It's happened so many times to us that we just can't count the dates. There we are, minding our own business behind the wheel of a 700 horsepower Lamborghini Aventador when all of a sudden...

 
Drifting Is Now a Criminal Offense in Saudi Arabia
Drifting Is Now a Criminal Offense in Saudi Arabia

8 Jan 2014, 12:04 UTC / Most passionate drivers enjoy drifts as it’s a way of expressing themselves, their inner madness, all with the help of their cars. Unfortunately for Saudi Arabian automobile lovers, this guil...

 
Handsome-Deported-Saudi Omar Borkan Gets Free G55 from Admirer
Handsome-Deported-Saudi Omar Borkan Gets Free G55 from Admirer

31 May 2013, 12:57 UTC / By now, you've probably head the story of Omar Borkan Al Gala. He and two other guys were reportedly deported from Saudi Arabia on "grounds" that they were too handsome. The story whi...