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  • The cheapest car in the U.S. for 2017 may surprise you

    September 1, 2016

    The days of the $10,000 new car are probably behind us, but penny pinchers can still find a really cheap car. Nissan makes it — a well-known subcompact. For the 2017 model year, the Nissan Versa sedan’s $12,825 starting price carries over unchanged. Barring a big price drop from some of its competitors, that still […]

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    KIA launches pre-owned cars programme

    August 29, 2016

    DOHA: KIA Qatar has announced the launch of Konfidence Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) vehicles division for the local market.   Qatar has been chosen as one of the pilot markets for the rebranded division which will eventually roll out to many other countries as well, KIA Qatar top officials told the media. “We are ecstatic in […]

  • MOI: Qatar motorists can now report minor accidents on Metrash

    August 27, 2016

    Drivers in Qatar who get into small accidents can now skip trips to the traffic department, the Ministry of Interior (MOI) has announced. Instead, they can report the incident via the Metrash2 app and not have to wait to speak to authorities directly. During a press conference today, officials said those in small accidents should take photos on […]

  • East Industrial Street Opens For Traffic!

    December 21, 2014

    The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced the opening of East Industrial Street to traffic after completion of the main construction works. East Industrial Street is one of the major road projects undertaken in the Doha Industrial Area. In a statement, Ashghal has said pavement works on some of the service roads and pedestrian and […]

  • 90,000 New Cars Hit Qatar Roads in 2014 Alone!

    December 9, 2014

    About 90,000 new cars have been sold in Qatar this year and the sales are expected to reach 100,000 next year, which is the highest sale ever witnessed by the local market. Quoting industry experts, The Peninsula reported that stiff competition among car dealers has helped stabilise prices. “This year sales have reached 90,000 for different […]

  • How A Car Headrest Can Save Your Life < Must Watch

    November 20, 2014

    Hopefully, you’ll never need to have to escape from a sinking car in a hurry, but just in case, watch how the humble headrest can save your life! Hint: It’s not how you think!  Watch Here. If this information has been useful for you, share this page with your friends!

  • Road Markings and Road Laws In Qatar: What They Mean!

    November 19, 2014

    Road Markings and Road Laws In Qatar: With Qatars big expat community, many of our home countries have different road rules, but as we are residents of Qatar, it is important that we learn what the road laws are here. I recently saw these on the Ministry of Interior website and thought it would be useful […]

  • Pile Up At Macau

    November 17, 2014

    Have you ever wondered what would happen if there’s a pileup at a street race and no-one can get through? Well… At the Macau Grand Prix this year, just that happened.

  • What Do You Do If You Have A Small Car Crash In Qatar?

    November 10, 2014

    What do you do if you have a small car crash whilst you are here in Qatar? Please note: This is in the case of small car accidents where there are no injuries, for larger accidents, where there is a possibility of human injury, please contact the emergency authorities immediately and identify to them your […]

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    Stop Reckless Drivers From Driving Whilst On The Phone? There’s An App For That.

    November 4, 2014

    Original Source: Peninsula  “Qatar yesterday launched a new mobile phone application that can make the country’s roads safer by blocking a motorist’s phone call or message while driving. Using mobile phone while driving is the cause of more than 80 percent of accidents in Qatar, according to data provided by the Traffic Department. The app, […]