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Lamborghini's Edo LP710 Audigier

Dec 29, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Designer Cars: What do you do, if by chance, you see a charging bull running down the street? Get out of its way as fast as you possibly can, right? Few cars have the road presence of a charging bull, but one: Lamborghini. From its humble... Read More

Maserati Quattroporte Sport GT S pricing starts at $138,400

Dec 24, 2008  |   Contributor: Motor Authority   |  1 Comment

Luxury Cars: Late last year we saw Maserati introduce a new performance "S" variant of its already sporty Quattroporte GT, and now the Italian carmaker has released the first details of a similar model based on the recently revealed 2009... Read More

The New Maybach Landaulet

Dec 19, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Luxury Cars: They say perfection is something to strive for but can never actually be obtained. Who ever said that obviously had never seen a Maybach. Mention the name Maybach to anyone remotely interested in the auto industry and... Read More

BMW First Carmaker to Implement Microsoft's Multi-touch Surface

Dec 15, 2008  |   Contributor: Nelson Ireson  |  1 Comment

Luxury Cars: The customer experience at BMW - especially when taking delivery at the factory in Europe - is a unique one, soon to be made more unique by the inclusion of Microsoft's Surface, a multi-touch screen capable of some rather... Read More

Rare Ferraris on the Auction Block in Gstaad

Dec 15, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Luxury Car Auctions: Switzerland's storied Gstaad is a top winter destination for the chic ski set, but this month brings an added attraction: dozens of rare, classic and vintage Ferraris offered up by London-based auction house Bonhams.... Read More

Drive Your Dream Tours by DFW Elite Auto Rental

Dec 9, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Exotic Car Tours: DFW Elite Auto Rental has pony-upped one more example why everything is so big in the grandiose state of Texas with its Drive Your Dream tour packages. The exotic-car rental center is offering half-day supercar-dream tours... Read More

Consumer Reports: Top Luxury Cars By Owners

Dec 4, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Luxury Car Survey Results: There is no better place to seek facts on products and services than Consumer Reports. The world's largest independent consumer-product-testing organization is 100-percent transparent. CR buys its products... Read More

2009 Lotus Evora Redefines Image

Dec 2, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Lotus Evora: Here's a new model to unleash on track at the Lotus Performance Driving School! The UK-based automaker with a proclivity for building outrageously efficient high-performance vehicles recently introduced the Lotus... Read More

Porsche Panamera Gran Turismo

Dec 1, 2008  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian  |  1 Comment

Luxury Cars: Almost three quarters of a year before the real market opening Porsche has made available the first certified images of the Panamera in its ultimate appearance. In its design, shape and outline Porsche's exceptional four-seater... Read More

Preview: Next-generation C7 Chevrolet Corvette

Nov 12, 2008  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

There are all manner of rumors concerning the next-generation C7 Corvette, with stories ranging from the possibility of a mid-engined platform to AWD powertrains and even the arrival of a dual-clutch version.... Read More

Aston Martin Announces New Luxury Supercar One-77

Oct 30, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Supercars: Shaken not stirred, exploding pens, and grappling hook watches. These are the things thought of when hearing the name James Bond. But there is something missing, something very important. Something that is even more... Read More

Ferrari's F430 Replacement

Oct 29, 2008  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Luxury Cars: Spies have caught prototypes, rumors have flitted about the usual places and enthusiasts have dreamed what might be coming to replace the current Ferrari F430, but so far it's still a mystery. The latest reports stitch together... Read More

Last Mercedes McLaren SLR Roadster Destined for U.S.

Oct 17, 2008  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Mercedes Benz has confirmed that its longstanding partnership with British sports car manufacturer McLaren to build the SLR supercar will soon come to an end, and to celebrate production of the last SLR Roadster a special edition model will go up for auction.... Read More

Ferrari Maserati Beverly Hills: A Supercar Boutique

Oct 15, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Cars: A test drive behind the wheel of a Ferrari or a Maserati is a cathartic experience that forever changes an individual's views on driving. A heartfelt smile runs from ear to ear across their face as they listen to the mighty... Read More

duPont Registry Picks 11 Best Vehicles

Oct 9, 2008  |   Contributor: Nelson Ireson  |  2 Comments

Choosing the best vehicle in any category can be a daunting task, with so many worthy contenders and room for subjectivity.... Read More

Porsche Panamera Official Details

Oct 4, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Cars: Following this past weekend's premature leak of official Panamera details, Porsche has now released the full gamut of details and images for its upcoming sedan. The Panamera will officially go on sale in April next year and will... Read More

Review: Pagani Zonda F Clubsport

Sep 24, 2008  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

The Pagani brand first burst onto the supercar scene during the late '90s and immediately tore apart the establishment with its wild-looking creations capable of out-handling the best from cross-town rivals Ferrari and Lamborghini.... Read More

Paris Debut for Alfa Romeo Brera TI

Sep 24, 2008  |   Contributor: Motor Authority   |  1 Comment

Gracing Alfa Romeo's stands at the Paris Motor Show next week will be the new TI edition of the stylish Brera coupe, which is set to go on sale across Europe before the end of the year.... Read More

Bentley Bids Farewell to the Arnage with the "Final Series"

Sep 24, 2008  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Next week's Paris Motor Show will see Bentley unveil the last hurrah for the flagship Arnage saloon in the form of a "Final Series" edition before the all-new model arrives in 2010.... Read More

Preview: 2010 Audi A5 Sportback

Sep 24, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Cars: Audi will be releasing a host of models in the coming years to expand into new segments as it attempts to topple BMW and Mercedes in the quest to sell more than a 1.5 million vehicles by 2015. Some of the cars in the pipeline... Read More

Gumpert Apollo Lands in America

Sep 16, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Supercars: The Gumpert Apollo, the car with the fastest track time on the BBC's hit TV show Top Gear is available in America. Evolution MotorSports will be the official U.S. assembly and performance and validation center for the... Read More

2009 Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster

Sep 15, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Luxury Autos: A recent viewing of an advertisement to lease an Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster prompted us to determine what one gets when leasing a vehicle with an MSRP of more than $140,000. Suffice it to say that you would get your... Read More

Be the First on Your Block to Test Drive the Tesla

Aug 27, 2008  |   Contributor: Ruth Mitchell

I had said that when they come out with an electric car with pickup like a sports car, I would be the first one in my neighborhood to buy one.... Read More

The 2009 Maybach Landaulet Opens to the Sky

Aug 21, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Vehicles: The Maybach Landaulet is an automobile that is enjoyed by affluent owners and their hired drivers as well. The extended-length vehicle has separate compartments for the driver and the passengers that are reminiscent of an era... Read More

MBZ E320 BlueTEC Top Luxe Green Car

Aug 6, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Luxury Autos: The Mercedes-Benz E320 BlueTEC diesel sedan is the top selected luxury vehicle in the recently announced Kelley Blue Book's 2008 Top 10 Green Cars. Kelley Blue Book issued the award in conjunction with the launch of KBB Green, a... Read More

Naim Audio Teams with Bentley Motors

Jul 30, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Auto: What's in a Naim? Well, actually it is a Naim sound system that is now in a Bentley. When Bentley Motors recently began offering a 1,100-watt premium audio system as an upgrade to its Continental Flying Spur, it prompted us to... Read More

Art In Motion: Assembly Not Included!

Jul 30, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Motorcycles: Art In Motion, a custom-shop for bikes that specializes in reworking and customizing Harley Davidsons has a message for clients seeking to build their dream bike: "Build it yourself." It is not intended to sound like the... Read More

Own an Exclusive Lotus Sport Exige Cup 255

Jul 24, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Vehicles: The vehicles can be dressed up, valet parked, and driven most civilly in urban settings and freeways. However, Lotus sports cars are one-ton speed machines built for pedigreed adrenaline freaks in search of the ultimate... Read More

A Pit Stop at FerrariWorld.com

Jul 23, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Autos: If Ferrari's are forever in your thoughts, there are places in the WWW for folks just like you. For the cuckoos for Ferrari's, there are two Web sites for their eyes: FerrariWorld.com and FerrariStore.com. The former Web site... Read More

Creative Ways of Enzyme Design

Jul 23, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Vehicles: Enzyme Design is a product development firm with creative juices that flow abundantly through various marketplaces. The firm's designs of the Atomo and the Icare motorcycles initially captured our attention (and many others... Read More

3-Wheeled Spyder Weaves Web of Interest

Jul 21, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  2 Comments

Luxury Autos: Here is one for the alternative personal transportation category. It has a top speed of 115 miles per hour and gets 35 miles per gallon on fuel consumption. From the a subsidiary of the same company that makes Lear Jets, the... Read More

Lamborghini Unveils Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder

Jul 19, 2008  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Lamborghini has used this week's Los Angeles Auto Show to debut a brand new convertible version of its Gallardo LP560-4 supercar.... Read More

Eleanor Mustang: A "Moving" Star

Jul 18, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Cars: Do you remember Eleanor from the movie Gone In 60 Seconds? The film, which is a remake of a 1974 film of the same title, is a taut action-packed fare about a car-stealing network starring Nicholas Cage, Angelina Jolie, Giovanni... Read More

World's Highest Price Set for Auctioned Jaguar

Jul 18, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Luxury Cars: Bonhams recently auctioned a Jaguar motorcar that set a new world's record for the highest priced Jaguar ever sold at auction. The proceedings were held at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in Chichester, England. A 1955 Jaguar... Read More

Fisker Karma: Eco-Luxury Sports Sedan

Jul 9, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Eco-Luxury Vehicle: The futuristic Fisker Karma leads the way in both luxury and state-of-the-art hybrid technology. Karma is the vision of renowned automobile designer Henrik Fisker, former designer at BMW AG and Aston Martin and CEO of... Read More

Lamborghini & Versace Team Again

Jul 7, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Strategic Partnerships: The "I-team," that is, Italy's Lamborghini and Versace have united again to put a special twist on the Murcieleago LP640. This latest unification results in the Lamborghini Murciélago LP 640 Roadster Versace. In 2006... Read More

Bugatti Veyron Fbg par Hermés Out in 2008

Jul 1, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  2 Comments

Supercars: Although it may be a bit too early to start thinking about the holiday season, if you happen to be in the market for a special gift for that certain someone this year, it is a good bet that a new Bugatti Veyron Fbg par Hermés would... Read More

First Six-Figure Corvette Is Coming

Jun 9, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Luxury Supercars: America's foremost sports car is now a superstar supercar. The 2009 Corvette ZR1, with its 6.2-liter, 620-plus-horsepower V-8 LS9 engine, is the first production Corvette with a top speed greater than 200 mph. It is built on... Read More

UNO Is a Balanced Ride

Jun 4, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Alternative Urban Transporter: Green matters are stir frying gray matter politically, economically, and socially. Whether it is new fuel sources or hybrid vehicles or alternative forms of personal transportation, it is all about pumping up on... Read More

Formula One Memorabilia, the World of Fascinating Toys

May 27, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Autos & Vehicles: The Monaco Grand Prix, Sydney, San Marino, Monza, to name a few ... are names you have heard about during Formula One seasons, as... Read More

Chrysler Diablo Goes to Auction

May 21, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Upscale Automobile Auction: The 1957 Chrysler Diablo, a muscle car that was a decade ahead of its time, is going to be the featured attraction at RM Auctions' 2008 Sports & Classics of Monterey. This will be the first auction for the classic... Read More

Ducati Presents 2008 Line

May 20, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Superbikes: While some might call Ducati the Ferrari of motorcycles, there definitely are others who would counter such corollary is appropriate only if it is Ferrari that would be the Ducati of automobiles. Pedigreed "cycle-trons"... Read More

Growth of Luxury Car Market Redefines Services

May 8, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Car Market: According to the German Institute for Automotive Business at Germany's highly regarded Nurtingen University, the demand for luxury automobiles is expected to rise by 20-percent in 2008. Overall, the market is broken into... Read More

Infiniti G37 Coupe: Redefine Greatness

May 5, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Autos: Since it debuted in 2003, both owners and critics alike have loved the Infiniti G35 Coupe. The classic, yet modern design, powerful performance and elegant features along with a very moderate price tag created the luxurious... Read More

Maserati: A Lifestyle that Is Driven

May 5, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Cars: For whatever reason, it seems that the Maserati brand is not tossed around as much as the other prominent supercar makers of Italy. Being the only racing car made in Italy to have won the Indy 500 twice only highlights that it... Read More

Vroom Service by Lamborghini Las Vegas

May 5, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Autos: The inventory of exotic, luxury and classic vehicles offered by Lamborghini Las Vegas is among the most elite collection of premium automobiles found in the world. If Monaco's Prince Albert were to drive by its... Read More

BMW: Stands the Test of Time

May 1, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Vehicles: Setting the benchmark of luxury has always been the goal of BMW. One of the few automakers that is independently owned and operated, BMW has the ability to do whatever it wants. What does BMW want to do? Be the best. Be the... Read More

Lexus: A Step Above the Rest

May 1, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Vehicles: Perfection -- the elusive concept that so many of us reach for. At Lexus, they strive to reach that concept of perfection and turn it into a reality. Lexus is a remarkable car. Unlike other luxury auto... Read More

Saleen S5S Raptor: A New "Green" Monster

Apr 30, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Eco-Friendly Supercars: By its appearance and performance stats, it is apparent that the Saleen S5S Raptor is seeking to turn traditional elite supercars into vehicular dinosaurs. The S5S Raptor is a mega supercar with a green heart that is... Read More

Nissan Maxima: Off the Charts & Under the Radar

Apr 21, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Midsize Luxury Sedans: The car has received kudos from auto industry pundits for years for its looks, performance and value. It is a vehicle that has come in at the top of buyers' polls measuring consumer satisfaction. The engine beneath the... Read More

Mercedes-AMG Accelerates Progress

Apr 14, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Mercedes-AMG: Style and substance intersect masterfully with the Mercedes-Benz AMG line of automobiles. Since the debut of the Mercedes-Benz E 50 AMG in 1993, the oomph factor of the Mercedes has increased tenfold. These amazingly powerful... Read More

Classic Cars Up for Bid

Apr 9, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

The Astor Classics Event Center, has displayed one of the most extensive collections of drivable vintage and classic automobiles and communications devices in the world.... Read More

Jaguar XF's Calling Your Name

Mar 19, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Upscale Sports Sedans: The 2009 Jaguar XF is a sensorial overload of extreme pleasure gushing unabashedly from both sides of the brain in unison to a thunderous crescendo, a symphony inspired by overwhelming approval of both lobes. The XF... Read More

Bentley Motors Sees Green Future

Mar 5, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Autos & Energy Conservation: In a move that is sure to prompt similar action from other high-end automakers, Bentley Motors announced that it is aligning its cars to higher... Read More

Unicat: The Most Extreme RVs!

Feb 1, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Extreme RVs: Unicats go where the other big-time RVs dare not follow! Owners of these vehicles are distinguished drivers of a different breed. They seek the ultimate extreme recreational vehicles that can be driven literally anywhere through... Read More

Remotely Rev your Engine

Jan 30, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Remote Technology: Imagine being able to remotely start your car to heat it up in the cold weather or cool it down in the hot sun all from up to one mile away. No longer do you have to wait for a car to heat up in the dead of winter thanks to... Read More

2008 Corvette: All-American Sports Car

Jan 30, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

The Corvette is America's greatest sports car. Over the years it has held its own ...... Read More

 
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