All posts by Joe Baaklini

Just your average petrolhead and adrenaline junkie

5 reasons why we loved the new Cadillac XT5 | Test Drive

Apr 10, 2017Joe Baaklini

April 10, 2017 – We recently spent a day in the all-new Cadillac XT5, courtesy of IMPEX – the exclusive Cadillac dealer in Lebanon. There’s...

This Alfa Romeo 155 V6 sounds better than Formula 1 cars

Apr 10, 2017Joe Baaklini

April 10, 2017 – Formula 1 cars used to be the meanest-sounding cars in existence. However, they went from hero to zero with the introduction...

Lebanon’s Tani Hanna wins in opening round of 2017 Ferrari Challenge Asia Pacific

Apr 10, 2017Joe Baaklini

April 10, 2017 – Lebanon’s Tani Hanna made an outstanding start to his 2017 Ferrari Challenge Asia Pacific campaign as he claimed victory in the...

This Toyota GT86 is fitted with a quad-turbocharged V12 engine

Apr 06, 2017Joe Baaklini

April 6, 2017 – We’ve seen all sorts of engine swaps on the Toyota GT86, the craziest of which was a Ferrari V8. However, we...

Rony Al Asmar aiming for victories in 2017

Apr 05, 2017Joe Baaklini

April 5, 2017 -Lebanese racer Rony Al Asmar will compete in three different Lebanese championships in 2017, he revealed in a conversation with Biser3a.com. Al...

Lebanese racer Mahmoud Tannir claims third UAE Sportbike Championship title

Apr 03, 2017Joe Baaklini

April 3, 2017 – Lebanese motorcycle racing champion Mahmoud Tannir successfully clinched his third UAE Sportbike Championship in the 2016-2017 season finale last week. Tannir...

2017 Spring Rally: Final Results

Apr 02, 2017Joe Baaklini

April 2, 2017 – Roger Feghali defied the bad weather conditions during the opening round of the 2017 Lebanese Rally Championship, the 33rd Spring Rally,...

Test Drive | Infiniti QX60: When bigger and better isn’t much more expensive

Mar 31, 2017Joe Baaklini

March 31, 2017 – When RYMCO gave me the keys to the Infiniti QX60, the first question I asked myself was: How is a single...

Raafat Al Mohtar joins the R5 league in 2017 Lebanese Rally Championship

Mar 31, 2017Joe Baaklini

March 31, 2017 – Raafat Al Mohtar will race a Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX in the opening round of the 2017 Lebanese Rally Championship, the...

This 1000hp Toyota Corolla will compete in Formula D this year

Mar 30, 2017Joe Baaklini

March 30, 2017 – The Formula Drift championship has a variety of brilliant drift machinery, including Vaughn Gittin Jr’s Ford Mustang RTR and Chris Forsberg’s...

Watch a BMW 1 Series with E46 M3 engine drift a Hill Climb

Mar 29, 2017Joe Baaklini

March 29, 2017 – Spanish racing driver Sergi Morilla unleashes his BMW 1 Series and its M3-sourced S54 engine in a Spanish Hill Climb. Instead...

Ahmad Khaled confirms first ever Lebanese Rally Championship participation

Mar 28, 2017Joe Baaklini

March 28, 2017 – Ahmad Khaled has confirmed that he will be taking part in the Lebanese Rally Championship for the first time in his...

Lebanese rally champ Tamer Ghandour reveals full 2017 program

Mar 27, 2017Joe Baaklini

March 27, 2017 – Tamer Ghandour won his first ever Lebanese Rally Championship last year in a phenomenal season that saw him secure his maiden...

Watch 15 little Toyota Hilux RC trucks pull a full-size Hilux

Mar 24, 2017Joe Baaklini

March 24, 2017 – Surely, 15 remote-controlled Toyota Hilux trucks cannot pull a full-size Hilux that weighs 3200 kilograms… except that they actually can and...