All posts tagged car

Sir Churchill’s Customized Land Rover Set for Sale at Auction

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The collectors of antique items, which were at some point of time used by some of the great and legendary men of the past, had a great opportunity when the customized Land Rover used by Sir Winston Churchill was set up for auction. The lovers of vintage cars were all set to place their own bids for the possession of this owned by Sir Churchill.

The Series 1 Land Rover was originally gifted to this great wartime prime minister by the car makers Rover to mark the occasion of the 80th birthday of this great man on the … Read More

Samsung CEO Kun Hee Lee held in Controversy for Stolen Ferrari

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Ferrari has always been a priced possession for celebrities but this one – the Ferrari 330 LMB – is making news for all the wrong reasons. Ferrari a racing major had designed four 330 LMBs in the year 1963 and all of them are still around with a whopping price tag of $15 million. Of the four cars, one has a chassis number 4619 and is ruffling many feathers. This Ferrari is owned by none other than the Samsung Chairman Kun Hee Lee. But reports reveal that the car was stolen in the year 1977 and a U.S. court … Read More

McLaren P1 Supercar – Technologically Driven

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Makers of McLaren are planning to unveil the P1 at the Paris Motor Show next week. McLaren P1 has been designed with decades of racing experience. The company is expected to bring the car for sale during next year. McLaren is popularly known in the F1 circles. The company is aiming at regaining the top slot with the P1 that is likely to be launched shortly. Once this supercar is out it is sure to rock the auto market segment. According to McLaren Automotive executive chairman Ron Dennis, McLaren P1 is designed keeping in mind 50 years of racing experience … Read More

Ferrari 599XX Evo – worth living and dying for.

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Ferraris have always evoked the same sensation of joy and reverence amongst car fanatics all over the world for many years now. Considered an icon in the car industry, the company along with all the models that they have made over the years, have stood for class, panache and raw power. These, in turn, have made the name synonymous with greatness. Not just amongst ordinary car fans, but amongst the rich and mighty too, owning Ferrari translates to being one of the elite connoisseurs.

Hence it should come as no surprise to anyone that the executive of the new powerhouse … Read More

Celebrating style and luxury – the coffee table book for Mercedes-Benz 300 SL

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The mere mention of Mercedes is enough to give a high to the fanatic sports car lover. Mercedes-Benz 300 SL is easily among the most famous automotive machines of the world, with as rich a history as associated with any other car. TeNeues, the renowned German manufacturer of some of the most amazing coffee table books you could ever hope to come across, has picked up Merceded-Benz 300 SL as the ingredient for its latest cocktail. The 304 page book features a visual journey of this super car, right from the time of its inception in 1952 to the … Read More

AMVOX 2 – adding style and substance to the rich man’s accessory kit

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Cars have always been at the centre of man’s fascination with machines. The love affair with cars begins at a young age and continues till one grows old and dies. There doesn’t come a time in a man’s life when he doesn’t fantasize about some car or the other. There is an unmistakable sense of pride and power associated with a car. However, these feelings come coated in gold when the men in question belong to the ultra rich society.

We have all experienced the kind of fare that is on display for the rich and famous to choose from, … Read More

Bugatti Veyron – Faster than Ever

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If your passion for performance and luxury autos cannot be stopped, and your McLaren F1 is becoming a bore along with the rest of your exotic cars, it might be time to check out the “Car of the Decade,” the Bugatti Veyron. The most recent model, the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport, has an estimated price tag of $2.3 million and, if that figure is even close to the ultimate price, will be the most expensive car in the world.

The car is built by Volkswagen AG subsidiary Bugatti Automobiles SAS and is sold under the legendary Bugatti marque. … Read More