Being A Car Enthusiast – Is It Haram? 😲

A young YouTube viewer asked if it was Halal to be into cars

Recently I got this question in a YouTube Comment – I won’t say who it was, but it asked ‘is it ok for we Muslims to become car enthusiasts? Because I love cars very much, is it Halal to become a car enthusiast?? I am a bit confused 🤔🤔 please answer my question’ Initially I thought this was a joke, but no, it was a serious question. So I did a bit of research!

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Riding in Jinnah Rolls-Royce on 75th Pakistan Independence Day

Jinnah Rolls Royce leads Classic Car Rally on 75th Pakistan Independence Day 14 Aug 2022

An epic classic car rally – I join the “Freedom Drive” – a line-up of dozens of stunning classic cars, including the actual Rolls-Royce that took MA Jinnah (Quaid-E-Azam) and Lord Mountbatten to the signing of the Declaration of Independence of Pakistan on 14th August 1947 – 75 years ago. I ride in it ahead of the parade from Frere House to Nishan-E-Pakistan in Karachi, on 14 August 2022. What an incredible privilege and honour!

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Past, Present & Future of the Car Industry in Pakistan 2022

Interview with Motor Industry Exec & Author Murtaza Mandviwalla

I meet with third-generation car industry executive, Murtaza Mandviwalla, Chairman of Mandviwalla Motors and author of a new book, ‘Steering the Pakistani Wheel’ which chronicles the first 100 years of cars and motoring in Pakistan, the extraordinary but failed attempts at a home-grown car industry, the present trends and the future. This fascinating podcast/interview provides an in-depth look at the automotive scene from a business as well as a cultural perspective. 

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Supercars and Classics London Concours 2022

Rare supercars & Classic Cars Plus Interview with curator of Nizam’s cars and finder of Sheikh Zayed’s 1965 Rolls-Royce

Attended ‘Supercar Day’ at the amazing 2022 London Concours yesterday held as usual at the Honourable Artillery Company near Old Street in Central London. The Drivers Union, Supercar Owner’s Club, was there in full attendance. Plus some extraordinary new and classic cars.

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New Book on the History of the Automobile in Pakistan

Extraordinary first book that chronicles car culture and history in the 75-year-old country

There’s a new book out, authored by Murtaza Y Mandviwalla, that charts the history of the car and motoring in Pakistan. Titled ‘Steering the Pakistan Wheel’ it chronicles the 100 plus years of the car industry but particularly its impact on Pakistan and its own 75-year history. The book is said to be full of exciting stories, honest reflections and current challenges.

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How Much Per Month to Lease a Movie Car?

Leasing.com has been working out how much it would cost to lease movie cars

Most expensive on the list was James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5 costing £28,787 per month – because to buy one today would cost about £3.45m. Although if you found the actual Connery Car, it’d be worth about £25m!

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Kevin Hart’s 1000bhp muscle car

Plus Who’s at Fault if a Driverless Car Crashes, EVs & Bronco Raptor

When it comes to car news, it’s been relatively quiet recently. But suddenly – the car world has gone crazy! Lots going on in the automotive world at the moment so I thought in this video, I’d bring you guys an essential round-up of car stuff you really need to know. We’ll look at why there aren’t enough new cars to go around, new – and old – electric cars that are in the pipeline – or should I say cable – and a bunch of dirty old-school motors, including the Bronco Raptor and Hollywood star, Kevin Hart’s latest muscle car!

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Car Buying Advice – Brown Car Guy

Car Buying Advice from the Brown Car Guy – just a fun bit of animation

Just a bit of fun. Hope you enjoy it. Car buying advice and guidance, motoring news, industry expert, automotive guru – I try to answer as many messages as possible, feel free to get in touch if I can help.

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McLaren 720S Spider Review

Is it finally time to forget Ferrari and Lamborghini?

Right at the top of this review let’s state something that maybe obvious to you, the 720S, launched about four years ago, is pretty awesome. It marks the point at which McLaren got good at making this genre of automobile. Really good. And it still shows today. Though that wasn’t necessarily obvious to me. 

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