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    Official: Special edition BMW 760Li V12 M Bi-Turbo headed for MIddle East
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    Despite what we imagine is a lot of pleading among well-heeled BMW fans, the German brand still won't build an M7 to do battle with the Audi S8 and Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG. Instead, the most potent 7 Series money can buy is the 760Li, a rear-driver with a 6.0-litre, twin-turbocharged V12 that can ...

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    Video: Devel Sixteen debuts in Dubai with alleged 5,000 hp and 560-km/h top speed
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    This is the Devel Sixteen, and it might be the king of lofty statistics. Its Dubai-based backers are claiming it'll use a 5,000-horsepower V16 and will reach a top speed of 560 kilometres per hour (348 miles per hour). The sprint to 100 km/h (62 mph) will take just 1.8 seconds. Sounds great, ...

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    Report: Saudi cleric under fire after saying women risk hurting ovaries if they drive
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    In Saudi Arabia, where only men can earn a driver's licence, a conservative cleric is drawing criticism for saying that women risk damaging their ovaries and bearing children with clinical problems if they drive, The Guardian reports. The cleric, Sheikh Saleh bin Saad al-Lohaidan, made the ...

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    Video: Nissan Patrol attempts Guinness record with 170-ton cargo plane tow
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    Yesterday, Nissan teased us with a video showing a Patrol pulling up to a 154 metric tonnes (170-ton) cargo plane at an airport in the Middle East – we could only assume that the not-for-America sports utility vehicle would attempt to tow the jet. Well, somebody leaked the official Nissan ...

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    Video: Arab stunt driving video shows BMW E30 ghost riding with burnouts galore
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    When it comes to stunt driving mayhem, crazy burnouts, dangerous drifting and ghost riding the whip, drivers in the Middle East (including the one in this video) have been showing the world how it's done for years. Being big fans of the classic BMW E30 too, we simply couldn't resist sharing the ...

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    Video: Arab stunting video has man texting on hood of speeding car
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    While it's become common to see examples of outrageous stunt driving in the Middle East, (including changing tires while sidewalk skiing on two wheels) we have to admit, this particular Arab stunting video is a shocking new level of insanity. While the story behind this strange stunt remains ...

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    Video: Arab Car Stunting Now Involves Changing Tires While Sidewalk Skiing On Two Wheels
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    Stunting in the Middle East with all kinds of everyday sedans is a very common occurrence. From wild slides, to 360s, to well, whatever this is. Not long after the M.I.A. video "Bad Girls" made waves last year, the mainstream media seems to be eating this up and for the most part - we were almost ...

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    Video: Supercar comes with diamond encrusted headlights and $3.4M pricetag [w/video]
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    Have you been considering a Lamborghini Aventador, Ferrari LaFerrari, or McLaren P1, but find these options just too... bland? Perhaps you need a little more bling - and if so, W Motors has just the antidote: the diamond encrusted Lykan HyperSport. The Lykan is undoubtably the flashiest ...

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    Video: Protests embroil F1 in Bahrain yet again [w/video]
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    Law enforcement in Bahrain is once again cracking down on pro-democracy protesters ahead of the upcoming Bahrain GP. The Formula One race focuses the world's attention on the Middle Eastern kingdom each year, and protesters take the occasion to demonstrate against the ruling family. This year, ...

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    Video: Watch some crazy uphill sand drag action in the UAE
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    At this point, we've all seen videos depicting the insanity of Middle Eastern sand dune climbs. The clips that make their way to the Western world often include some sort of terrifying nose-over-tail tumble from the top, but this latest clip gives us a glimpse at exactly what sort of machine ...

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