Nissan Patrol 2020 wins “Best Large SUV” award at the 8th National Auto Awards 2020


The award confirms Patrol’s position as a durable family car combining luxury, dynamism and strong performance.

It demonstrates Nissan’s commitment to launch products that are highly popular among its customers.

Nissan Saudi Arabia announced that Patrol 2020  received the “Best Large SUV” award at the 8th National Auto Awards 2020. The virtual event was hosted on December 28th by PR Arabia, with the participation of prominent car manufacturers and industry stakeholders.

The Nissan Patrol 2020 is equipped with advanced safety and security systems, as part of Nissan Intelligent Mobility which aims to offer a safer, more connected and comfortable driving experience, making it a family car par excellence. Patrol takes the standards of design, comfort and technology to new heights and is known for its durability, reliability and outstanding performance on and off road.

Bader El Houssami, Managing Director of Nissan Saudi Arabia, commented: “It is my pleasure to receive on behalf of Nissan Saudi Arabia this prestigious award which reflects our ongoing efforts to provide the best to our customers and to offer them a variety of models that meet their needs and expectations. These efforts paved the way for Patrol 2020 to win the “Best Large SUV” award this year, and I must thank on this occasion the organizers of the National Auto Awards for their commitment to recognize the pioneers of the auto sector in the region and its best-performing achievers.”2

Mark Knapton, Chief Operating Officer, Petromin Automotive Services said: “Nissan continues to achieve milestones year after year and is reaping the fruits of its outstanding commitment to providing an excellent driving experience to its customers through the range of models, integrated services it provides and customer care , which helped the company earn a large share of the automotive market in the Kingdom and the region. We are pleased that Patrol has been recognized this year in the eighth National Auto Awards, which has established itself as one of the most prestigious awards in the automotive sector and has become a much-anticipated annual event.” 

Joni Paiva, Divisional Vice President, Africa, Middle East, India and Oceania region at Nissan Motor Corporation, said: “The Nissan Patrol 2020 builds on its reputation for being a durable and dynamic vehicle offering both elegance and outstanding performance. It is the symbol of luxury and continues to deliver on its promise to be a hero of all terrains, supplementing its exquisite design and impressive performance with technologies, safety functions and unmatched comfort throughout the driving experience.”

Nissan Patrol received 40% of the votes, the highest compared to its competitors, based on the public vote and the choice of automotive experts. Other competitors in the “Best Large SUV” category included Toyota Land Cruiser, Chevrolet Tahoe and Ford Expedition. More than 180,000 voters participated with Saudi Arabia claiming 95% of the votes.

PR Arabia organizes the annual National Auto Awards event to promote fair competition among the automotive sector players in the Kingdom and the region and to ensure its ongoing development.


World’s First Cartridge-Free Laser Printer Now Available in Saudi Arabia


Continuing to reinvent smart printing, HP Inc. launched the world’s first cartridge-free printer – the HP Neverstop Laser, in Saudi Arabia.

Designed specifically for small and medium business (SMB) owners, the launch of the revolutionary printer saw close to 200 entrepreneurs and business owners gather at Prince Sultan Grand Hall, Al Faisaliah Hotel to discuss market opportunities, challenges on starting up and insights on their success. The event included attendance from executives from the HP leadership team.

The hero product of the event, the Neverstop Laser is a groundbreaking, rapid reload laser printer that enables efficiencies for entrepreneurs who don’t want to waste time on interruptions. With a first of its kind toner supply system that allows users to replace the toner in seconds, HP Neverstop Laser ensures small business owners can stay in their business flow while getting the most value from their printer.%d9%86%d8%a7%d8%b1%d8%a7%d9%8a%d9%86%d8%a7%d9%86-%d9%81%d9%8a%d9%86%d9%83%d8%a7%d8%aa%d8%a7%d8%b1%d8%a7%d9%85%d8%a7%d9%86%d8%8c-%d8%a7%d9%84%d9%85%d8%af%d9%8a%d8%b1-%d8%a7%d9%84%d8%b9%d8%a7%d9%85

Commenting on the launch of the product, Narayanan Venkataraman, Managing Director, Saudi Arabia at HP Inc said: “Market reports estimate employment potential for small and medium sized enterprises in the GCC to touch 22 million, with the sector valued to be worth $920 billion by 2023. This offers a huge opportunity to cater to an audience that demand hassle free products to increase efficiency. In line with this, we developed the Neverstop Laser printer to reduce common interruptions thus giving entrepreneurs and SMBs a chance to focus on running a seamless business operation.”

He added, “Our ambition is to fulfil our customers demand for low cost per page and the number of pages they print. That is why we’re extremely proud to introduce this game-changing technology to the kingdom and play a role in the growth of the SMB sector. With more than half of entrepreneurs and small to medium business owners agreeing that their businesses cannot operate without a printer – we designed this unique product to give the entrepreneurs a competitive edge in the marketplace”dsc_0268-copy

“Besides meeting customer demands, another aspect that is extremely important to us is sustainability. This remains at the core of what we do and is reflected in the Neverstop Laser design which is made with more than 25 percent recycled plastic while the toner reload kit is made of 75 percent recycled plastic,” he added.

Key features of the HP Neverstop Laser printer include:

  • Up to 5,000 pages without interruptions

Print up to 10 times more pages with up to 5,000 pages right out of the box with virtually no interruptions-perfect for high-volume printing

  • Reload mess-free toner in seconds

A revolutionary supply system lets you quickly and easily reload toner levels in 15-seconds without making a mess and is hassle free with the HP Reload kit – allowing entrepreneurs to get back to their businesses quickly

  • Original HP quality and unbelievable savings

Get original HP quality printing for a cost per page competitive with imitation cartridges, with up to 80 percent cost savings on HP original toner

  • Connected and mobile

Easy mobile scanning and printing with best-in-class mobile print app, HP Smart App


The HP Neverstop Laser printer is now available in Saudi Arabia starting from SAR 899.