This is the Pagani Huayra Codalunga, and it is an ultra-rare and ultra-expensive hypercar with an eye-watering price tag of $7.4 million. The Italian supercar manufacturer said production will be limited to only 5 units worlwide. The company has been around for twenty years but during this time, it has only launched two new models, … More Check out the $7.4mln Codalunga, Pagani’s latest hypercar
Cadillac is a show-off, show-off-y brand. It’s a status symbol. It’s ‘Americana’. But in recent years, the American automaker has struggled tremendously to keep up with the expectations that came with the name ‘Cadillac’, building a sequence of underwhelming vehicles and essentially surviving only because they kept making washed-up versions of the Escalade. Now, though, … More Is Cadillac finally getting its mojo back? Meet the CelestiQ
There are a few things that automakers are getting better at. Photography, especially publicity shots, and marketing. Are they getting better at making cars? Maybe. Irrelevant, it seems, these days. The latest MINI, the ‘Aceman’, is a classic case in point. I spent the last 30 minutes looking at the pictures and watching the videos … More The new MINI Aceman is lovely but… is MINI trying to sell me a car or some clothes?
This is one of the rarest and most obscure Cartier watches in existence. It’s called the Cartier Cheich and they only made four pieces. Back in the 1980s, Alain Dominique Perrin – the man in charge of brand at the time – and Paris-Dakar founder Thierry Sabine came up with an idea for a unique … More This Cartier was created for the 1983 Dakar rally. It is now up for auction
After two decades, the most underrated car in the world is ready to make a comeback. Except, it’s not. I don’t know why but Volkswagen decided to torture us by releasing never-seen-before pictures of the second-gen VW Phaeton that never happened. Exactly twenty years ago, in 2002, Volkswagen unveiled an unexpected luxury sedan built on … More Here’s the VW Phaeton 2 that never happened
After the LiriQ, Cadillac has decided to stick with the same naming scheme by teasing the upcoming CelestiQ. So, let’s talQ about it. The first thing you wanna know (or maybe not) is that it’s electriQ. As you’d expeQt. It technically qualifies as a luxury sedan available in limited numbers, CadillaQ said they only plan … More There’s a new CadillaQ. It’s called the CelestiQ. And it Qosts a lot of money
On today’s episode of “Watches That Everyone Wants But No One Can Buy”, we introduce the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Music Editions. I’m not sure who thought of this but this is genius. This watch is guaranteed to sell like hot cakes, partly because it’s an AP and also because people go crazy over … More Yay! Yet another AP Royal Oak no one can buy. It’s beautiful, though
This is the Michelin x Bamford London B347 Pilot Sport and as you can imagine, the rubber strap is made from recycled – or ‘upcycled’, that’s the term these days – Michelin tyres. It is adorned with yellow accents and, of course, a reproduction of the tyre’s tread pattern. Speaking of patterns, watch brands have … More Haven’t you always wanted a watch made from Michelin tyres?
The biggest problem with writing about cars these days is everything has been said. Every analogy has been used. And we ran out of metaphors. Automakers aren’t helping because they’ve become dull. Even when they create fun vehicles. Mind you, there’s a small Italian company called MILITEM that’s trying to change the paradigm and they’re … More MILITEM FERŌX500 comes in with a V8 and seats made from denim
You’ve probably heard about the ‘2022 everything crash’ but the pre-owned market for vintage cars didn’t get the memo. And it’s worse than you think. Or better, depending on your point of view. The insanity has reached new levels with this 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Coupé, which just sold for $142 million. Yup. 142. Million. … More The most expensive car in the history of the world