Wow! What a welcome! Thanks a lot you guys. No, fuel is not an issue ;-)
Glad the wildlife photos were liked, the UAE has a lot to offer wildlife enthusiasts. As well as motorheads
And thanks wfsahmed, I will indeed be in touch. Al Futtaim says 14-21 days for them to get the car (black colour), 6 days to prepare it and then do the rust-proofing etc. I might get lucky and receive it earlier.