The UAE's love for cars is something that they hold very dear, and this is definitely reflected by what you see both on, and off the roads. This love for cars isn’t simply based on wealth and the desire to show off.
Guest writer Niraj Bhatia believes in "Drive Dubai": the sheer simple joys of life like going on a road trip which goes a long way in lifting our spirits post Covid-19.
"Failure of a light vehicle to abide by lane discipline" is a traffic violation in Dubai. You may get a RTA fine of AED 400. Whether it's intentional or unintentional if you straddle into another lane without paying attention (keeping safe distance from other vehicles) and intimating other drivers (by using the side indicators).
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If you moved to the UAE recently or are visiting Dubai on holiday, the first thing you need to sort out is a ride that is your mode of transport. Given the ultramodern road infrastructure and harsh weather (half the year), driving a car is the only quick way to get around in Dubai, be it for running errands or to get to places of interest.
When you're looking for a premium luxury or sports car to rent, price might not be much of a concern at first. Maybe the cost is the last of your worries. You might have even set a good budget to drive that Ferrari or Cadillac during your holiday in Dubai and found a many vendors to rent it from within the prescribed amount.
Hiring an economical car for personal use is in fact the best way to get around and avoid the high RTA taxi costs you will end up bearing. In recent days, even commuting by the Dubai Metro has gotten expensive....
To help you keep your cool, we have compiled 5 amazing apps to ease your driving woes in the United Arab Emirates. So after you've found your ideal rental car in Dubai, search through the Google Play Store or Apple Itunes Store and download these high-utility driving apps.