Home > Archives > Luxury Cars > 2009
Back to Main Article Archive

Luxury Cars

 

December 2009

Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec
Archives by Year: 2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011   Back to Main
   143 Articles Returned

Garia: The world's most exclusive golf car

Dec 30, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian  |  1 Comment

Luxury Cars: If you like playing golf, then you will definitely be interested in this car, a so-called reinvented golf cart in the form of a luxury car.... Read More

Audi Offers First Production Car with Google Earth

Dec 22, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Car News: Audi announced that it is offering Google Earth in its new 2011 A8 model.... Read More

Ferrari P540 Superfast Aperta

Dec 19, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: This is the Ferrari P540 Superfast Aperta, a one-off supercar from the Italian manufacturer built for an American client.... Read More

Kepler Motors Introduces Supercar MOTION

Dec 18, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Supercars: The Motion, a brand new innovative supercar is set to make its public debut at the 10th Annual Dubai International Motor Show, going on now.... Read More

Meet the 2011 BMW Z4 sDrive35is

Dec 17, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: BMW wanted to surprise us before Christmas and unveiled this week the new Z4 sDrive35is, a more powerful version of the sporty coupe-cabrio which will make its debut as a 2011 model at the 2010 North American International Auto Show (N... Read More

Lexus 2010 GX 460 Unleashed

Dec 13, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury SUV: The second coming of the Lexus GX 460 Luxury SUV for 2010 is a traffic stopper.... Read More

Preview: Ferrari F70

Dec 11, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: To be hailed as the “ultimate, most advanced road car Ferrari has ever made” sounds ambitious but wait until you learn what the car, initially codenamed F70, has up its sleeve.... Read More

2010 Rolls-Royce Ghost "Numero Uno" by Deutsche Manufaktur

Dec 10, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: The first super-tuned version of the new Ghost EX200 is now available on JamesList and is priced at €450,000.... Read More

Airstream Announces Expansion of Model Line-up

Dec 2, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Vehicles: Airstream announced today that it is expanding its line of iconic travel trailers and touring coaches in an effort to welcome new consumers to the Airstream lifestyle.... Read More

2011 Audi A8 Preview

Dec 2, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority   |  1 Comment

Luxury Cars: On the eve of the 2009 L.A. Auto Show, Audi is across the continent at the "Art of Progress" exhibition in Miami, with Lucy Liu presenting the new 2011 Audi A8.... Read More

Lotus Announces U.S. Price & Tour of 2010 Evora

Nov 27, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Cars: While the first two months’ worth of the 2010 Lotus Evoras ticketed for North American dealerships are already sold, the lucky buyers now know that the base price of their new car is at least $73,500.... Read More

Ducati Announces 2010 Motorcycle Models

Nov 23, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Motorcycles: With Ducati recently announcing its 2010 models, it reintroduces an argument that could have motorcycle and automobile enthusiasts going back and forth forever.... Read More

All-New Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon 2010

Nov 21, 2009  |   Contributor: Christina Stewart

Luxury Cars: The all-new Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon takes driving to the next level while offering all the luxuries you've come to expect from Cadillac.... Read More

Lotus Exige Scura Edition

Nov 19, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: This is the Lotus Scura, the so-called Exige Stealth Edition which will be showcased at this year's Tokyo Motor Show.... Read More

Novitec Edizione 747 Emerges

Nov 3, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: The tuning specialists at Novitec Rosso have kept a low profile for some time. Apparently, they were creating the newest tuning kit for the Ferrari F430 Scuderia.... Read More

Lexus LFA Supercar Debuts

Nov 1, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: At the 41st Tokyo Motor Show, Lexus finally revealed the LFA Supercar... a new vehicle that promises to deliver a supreme driving experience.... Read More

SpeedFactory Announces All Aluminum 440 Hemi Challenger For SEMA

Oct 31, 2009  |   Contributor: Nelson Ireson

Luxury Cars: In a throwback design that takes the best ideas of yesteryear--there is no replacement for displacement,... Read More

Cadillac 2010 SRX Crossover: The Cadillac of Crossovers

Oct 30, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Luxury Crossovers: Obviously, the Cadillac 2010 SRX Crossover is the "Cadillac of crossovers." However, when a luxury brand's name is used so synonymously when describing the best of all selections of so many other products, it is crucial that this... Read More

The Redesigned 2010 Lexus LS 460

Oct 26, 2009  |   Contributor: Christina Stewart

Luxury Cars: The Lexus LS 460 is back and better than ever with a new look and even more luxury features.... Read More

Introducing the New Mercedez-Benz E-Class for 2010

Oct 20, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Cars: The all new 2010 Ninth Generation Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan and Coupe introduces the new theme: Everything We Know, Everything We Are: This is Mercedes-Benz.... Read More

Meet the New BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo

Oct 20, 2009  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

Luxury Cars: BMW's new 5 Series Gran Turismo provides drivers with style, space, luxury and sportiness.... Read More

Lamborghini Academy: Cool Supercar Driving School

Oct 12, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Luxury Driving Academy: You get to travel to Italy and drive Lamborghinis for two days.... Read More

2010 Ferrari 458 Italia Price, Configuration Tool Emerge

Oct 9, 2009  |   Contributor: Nelson Ireson

Luxury Cars: We've seen on-track video, heard the designers talk about its marriage of aerodynamic function and form and pored over every sultry image, but now we can build our own, and get a rough idea of the price.... Read More

Lexus Confirms Two-Seat Supercar Concept For Tokyo Motor Show

Oct 7, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Cars: Lexus has today confirmed that it will present a new two-seat supercar concept at this month's 2009 Tokyo Motor Show, and we can only assume that it will be another preview of the upcoming LF-A supercar.... Read More

JustLuxe Drives Aston Martin's New 2010 DBS Volante

Oct 7, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Cars: Hold your breath and accelerate--driving an Aston Martin is no longer an experience but a tactile memory.... Read More

Ferrari Reveals the 599 GTB Fiorano HGTE China Limited Edition

Oct 6, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Ferrari announced today that is teaming up with Chinese artist Lu Hao, one of China's most famous and influential contemporary artists in order to release in the next months the 599 GTB Fiorano HGTE package in the special China Limited Edition.... Read More

Report: Alfa Romeo Giulia Coming In 2012

Oct 3, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Cars: Thirteen months ago we brought you news that Tesla was planning more models based on the Model S sedan platform, including a crossover SUV, and today Tesla has reaffirmed those plans, and also mentioned a minivan and a utility van as being on the list of upcoming EVs.... Read More

Audi A5 Aluminum Prototype Sheds 220-Pounds

Sep 30, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Vehicles: In the tradition of the Hollywood weight loss diet, Audi has revealed how to chop almost 220-pounds from its A5 Coupe with its latest Aluminum Prototype. Based around the A5 Coupe, Audi engineers have swapped steel for advanced aluminium and carbon-fiber construction in the interest of fuel economy, emissions reduction and handling agility.... Read More

Upgraded: The New 2010 Lexus LS 600h is a "Hybrid Colossus"

Sep 29, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Lexus made quite an appearance at the Frankfurt Auto Show with its new LS 600H: a completely hybrid colossus which benefited from important technological and design upgrades.... Read More

New Luxury Crossover Vehicle, The Acura ZDX

Sep 24, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Cars For nearly two decades, Acura has been delivering high-performance luxury vehicles. The new 2010 Acura ZDX is no exception, featuring the style of a coupe, with the comfort of a sedan and the cargo space of an SUV.... Read More

Slow Luxury Car Sales Prompt Big Incentives

Sep 23, 2009  |   Contributor: Nelson Ireson

Luxury Vehicles: The luxury car market hasn't traditionally had to tempt buyers with anything more than exclusivity, style and power. But with luxury car sales down nearly 32% this year, luxury carmakers are resorting to tactics traditionally reserved for the commodity car brands.... Read More

2010 Jaguar XJ To Feature Standard HD Radio

Sep 23, 2009  |   Contributor: Nelson Ireson  |  1 Comment

Luxury Vehicles: It's not even out yet and already the 2010 Jaguar XJ is grabbing headlines all across the spectrum--from its controversial roofline and C-pillar to a possibly illegal dual-view navigation screen, the next XJ is pushing boundaries. Following on that theme, the 2010 XJ will also include a relatively new technology as standard equipment: HD Radio.... Read More

Audi R8 Spyder 5.2 FSI Quattro

Sep 22, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Vehicles: Audi R8 Spyder is the latest response from the German manufacturer to the supercar elite.... Read More

Unveiling of the Bugatti Galibier 16C

Sep 21, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Vehicles: According to the source of 4WheelsNews, who was present at the private unveiling of the new car, Bugatti Galibier (for those who don't know the manufacturer also used the name on the 1939 Bugatti Type 57C Galibier Saloon) is the name of the latest 4-door coupe from the Molsheim-based manufacturer.... Read More

First Ferrari Hybrid Likely To Be A V-12

Sep 16, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Vehicles: Governments around the world are bowing to public pressure to reduce levels of greenhouse gases their respective countries produce, and more often than not, the first sector they look at is the auto industry. Here in the U.S. the government has imposed a tough 35.5 mpg fleet-wide fuel economy standard for 2016, while in Europe the government wants to put a limit on CO2 levels--... Read More

Fisker Karma Scores 67 mpg SAE Rating

Sep 12, 2009  |   Contributor: Nelson Ireson

It hit the track and drove in public for the first time just last month at Laguna Seca during the Pebble Beach Concours, and now Fisker Automotive has released the first fuel efficiency figures for its upcoming Karma luxury plug-in hybrid sedan. The figures are not your typical EPA estimates, however, but results from the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE).... Read More

McLaren MP4 12c Supercar

Sep 12, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Not only has McLaren launched its own separate automotive division, it has also released a new supercar named the MP4-12C. The British race engineering firm developed the car entirely in-house and has incorporated its latest advances in automotive technology as seen from the Formula 1 circuit.... Read More

2010 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Preview

Sep 9, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

The successor to the legendary Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing from the 1950s (and replacement for the SLR) has finally been revealed today with a new batch of high-resolution photos after months of drip-fed teasers and spy shots. Picking up the official title of SLS AMG--a nod to its exclusive development by Mercedes- official in-house tuner, AMG--the latest model is set to grace the stands at next week's 2009 Frankfurt auto show before going on sale early next year.... Read More

Aston Martin Rapide Debuts the New Four-Door Model

Sep 9, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Cars: Aston Martin is world-renowned for creating cars that exude superiority and radiate sex appeal. Always at the forefront of contemporary design, the brand represents...... Read More

UAE Drivers to get Gucci Seatbelts

Sep 2, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

For its nationwide safety campaign, the United Arab Emirates has a unique approach - the Fashionable Seatbelt campaign.... Read More

Limited Edition Porsche 911 Sport Classic Revives Ducktail Spoiler

Sep 2, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

A legend is back. Porsche today unveiled a modern interpretation of its legendary 1973 Carrera RS 2.7, complete with a 'ducktail' spoiler and "Fuchs-style" custom alloy wheels. The new car is called the 911 Sport Classic and it's set to grace the automaker's stand at this month's Frankfurt auto show.... Read More

Shelby Daytona Cobra: Highest Priced Auctioned U.S. Car at $7.25 Million

Aug 27, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Mecum Auction announced that it recently sold a 1965 Shelby Daytona Cobra Coupe CSX2601 for $7.25 million at Mecum's Monterey Auction in Marengo, Ill.... Read More

Mini Rolls Out Coupe Concept For 50th Anniversary Celebration

Aug 26, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Mini has been celebrating its 50th anniversary for most of 2009, with special editions--even a Rolls-Royce custom Mini--multiplying like rabbits. But the next few weeks are set to be very busy for Mini as the company is set to host the reveal of a pair of all-new concepts, the first of which has just been revealed in the form of the 2009 Mini Coupe Concept.... Read More

Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Auction Sets World Records

Aug 25, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The recently held Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance kept the event's legacy intact as being among the world's greatest automobile shows.... Read More

Maserati, GranCabrio, Infiniti & Ferrari Reveal Newest Models

Aug 24, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Tired of your dreary 2009 models collecting dust in the garage? Now is the perfect time of year for the forward-thinking, luxury car enthusiast to preview the latest upcoming models. Three notable reveals include the Marserati GranCabrio, the 2011 Infiniti M, and the Bugatti Grand Sport Sang Bleu. Enjoy!... Read More

Lamborghini and Blancpain: A Legendary Partnership

Aug 19, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Two legends are teaming up to bring you two of this year's sexiest, most powerful products.... Read More

Preview: Noble M600 supercar

Aug 19, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Any vehicle with an adjustable twin-turbo 4.4-liter V-8 engine that lets the driver choose from fast, faster and downright hairy (450, 550 and 650 horsepower, respectively) with a curb weight of just 2,810 pounds and a top speed of 225 mph can only be described as the true essence of driving, and that's exactly what Noble has distilled with its latest M600 supercar.... Read More

2010 BMW X6 Hybrid Breaks Cover

Aug 18, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: BMW revealed today the production version of the brand new 2010 ActiveHybrid X6. Which will be showcased at this year's Frankfurt Motor Show in September. The new vehicle comes with a significant increase in driving dynamics but... Read More

2010 Bentley Mulsanne Unveiled

Aug 18, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

As you may know already Bentley promised to unveil its new flagship sedan at this year's Pebble Beach Concours D'Eelegance and it did: this is the new 2010 Grand Bentley Mulsanne.... Read More

Preview: 2011 BMW ActiveHybrid 7

Aug 13, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Hot on the heels of the ActiveHybrid X6 revealed yesterday, BMW has announced the production version of the all-new ActiveHybrid 7 sedan, which will also premiere at next month's Frankfurt Auto Show.... Read More

Where High-Performance Cars Let It All Hang Out!

Aug 10, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

In case you have not noticed, the pages of JustLuxe are filled with reviews and news about the latest supercars, high-performance vehicles, and luxury automobiles!... Read More

BMW rules out fourth brand, favors new "sub-brand"

Aug 5, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Since the release of its official strategy in September of 2007, media sources around the world have been speculating that BMW was looking at either launching its own new brand or acquiring one to help expansion.... Read More

First look at Ferrari's all-new '458 Italia' supercar

Jul 29, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Ferrari has released the first details of its newest supercar, the Ferrari 458 Italia, which represents one of the largest leaps forward in technology, performance and emissions ever seen from the legendary Italian automaker.... Read More

Touring from the Alps to Azur in a Bugatti Veyron

Jul 27, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Loeven SportwagenTouren, Europe's premier supercar touring company, is now offering a version of its incredible Tour des Niveaux.... Read More

2010 Camaro TRANSFORMERS Special Edition announced

Jul 22, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

The Transformers movies have been one of the major co-branding successes of recent years, and General Motors is using it for all it's worth, today releasing a new 2010 Chevrolet Camaro TRANSFORMERS Special Edition.... Read More

Callum: Jaguar XJ Coupe On the Boards

Jul 15, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

The July 2009 gala introduced the 2010 Jaguar XJ will have a follow-up act--or two.... Read More

Mercedes-Benz ESF 2009 Offers Superior Safety

Jul 13, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

German carmaker Mercedes-Benz has come up with the ESF 2009; a car patterned after the S400 Hybrid to showcase some of its latest safety innovations.... Read More

Porsche Panamera scheduled for U.S. debut this August

Jul 8, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

The 2010 Porsche Panamera will have its North American debut this August, during the classic-car weekend in Monterey that hosts the annual Pebble Beach Concours, the Monterey Historics and the Quail.... Read More

Lamborghini Releases Mega Gallery for Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder

Jul 2, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Lamborghini used the Los Angeles Auto Show to debut a brand new convertible version of its Gallardo LP560-4 supercar, but initially only released a limited number of high-res official pictures available.... Read More

Porsche Panamera Slated to Change the Game

Jun 29, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Cars: Unveiled in April, Porsche has done it once again. The Panamera will be offered in three versions: the 400-horsepwer two-wheel drive Panamera S and all-wheel drive Panamera 4S, and the 500-horsepower, twin-turbocharged all-wheel drive Panamera Turbo.... Read More

ETA Names Jaguar XJ Britain's Greenest Luxury Car

Jun 25, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Green Luxury Car News: The Environmental Transport Association named the Jaguar XJ Britain's greenest luxury car in its 2009 Buyer's Guide. It is the third year consecutively that the Jaguar XJ 2.7 Diesel has received the prestigious award.... Read More

Porsche: Cayenne Hybrid on the Streets by Late 2010

Jun 17, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

It's no secret that Porsche's planning a range of production Cayenne hybrids, but today Porsche board member Wolfgang Dürheimer told the German daily Rheinische Post that the vehicle would be in dealerships and on the street by the second half of 2010 with a starting price around ?90,000 ($124,500).... Read More

Porsche Panamera Slated to Change the Game

Jun 16, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Seven long years have been spent awaiting the newest innovation from luxury automotive titan Porsche, and true to its name, the company has not disappointed. To go on sale this October is the Panamera, Porsche's first all-new four-door sports car.... Read More

Official Teaser for All-new "Grand Bentley" Arnage Replacement

Jun 10, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Today's Arnage is showing its age against modern ultra-luxury rivals like the Rolls Royce Phantom and Maybach saloons, but testing of a new model is well underway. Despite the head-start of its rivals, Bentley is planning to pause almost a full year from this September before going into production of its next-gen, up-scale Arnage replacement, which has been partially revealed today in teaser form.... Read More

Brabus E-Class Coupe

Jun 8, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: After the 2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan, Brabus revealed today its new customization kit for the 2010 E-Class Coupe. As usual, under the hood, we have the BRABUS 6.1 displacement (the displacement increase of the... Read More

Official: Pridville Murcielago

Jun 6, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Top of the line supercars and luxury limos have experienced very great demand in the preceding years that resulted in record sales - to the delight of manufacturers - but has on the other hand resulted in customers owning not so exclusive models.... Read More

Nissan GT-R by Ventross

Jun 5, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Ventross revealed last week its latest customization kit for the Nissan GT-R, featuring the same high quality aerodynamics engineering and construction expected from parent company Vorsteiner. The tuner created a new replacement... Read More

U.S. Air Force Shows Off High-tech Supercar Duo

Jun 4, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

In what could be one of the most bizarre ways to spend our tax dollars, the U.S. Air Force has commissioned the design and construction of two highly-customized cars using Air Force technology.... Read More

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport

Jun 3, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: The new Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport, which first came to public view in last year's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in California, is now starting production at Molsheim. The production will be extremely limited to only 150... Read More

Ferrari's New 599 HGTE Laps Fiorano Circuit in 1m 26.5s

May 28, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Though the California convertible has grabbed almost all the attention paid to Ferrari in the media recently, the 599 GTB is still just as formidable and attractive as it was the day it hit the streets.... Read More

Ariel Shoehorns 500hp V8 into Atom Roadster

May 28, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Vehicles: Hot on the heels of the news of the 500hp (373kW) Caterham Seven RS, rival British sports car manufacturer Ariel has revealed plans for its own V8-powered superlight roadster based on the existing Atom platform. The exposed... Read More

Great Gatsby Rolls-Royce to be Auctioned in Greenwich

May 27, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Luxury Cars: On June 7 Bonhams will auction off the 1928 Rolls-Royce 40/50hp Phantom I Ascot Dual Cowl Sport Phaeton with coachwork by Brewster that co-starred in the 1974 movie version of The Great Gatsby. The sale, which features several... Read More

Bentley Can Be Recycled

May 26, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Bentley, the British automaker has made a bold new move in providing its top-of-the-class environmental strategy with a guarantee that the materials utilized in all of its existing Continental models are 85 percent recyclable or... Read More

Rolls-Royce Boosts Production

May 26, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: In order to support the manufacture of its new model, the Rolls-Royce Ghost, the British manufacturer... Read More

BMW Z4: Elegant and Stylish

May 22, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

The world of luxury automobiles is a combination of sophisticated art mixed with elegant functionality.... Read More

Unique Sportcars Teams up with Novitec Rosso for "Calavera" Ferrari F430

May 21, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Luxury Cars: Ferrari's F430 is destined to bow out towards the end of the year, set to be replaced by an all-new model, but in the lead up to its swan song German design group Unique Sportcars has teamed up with fellow Teutonic tuner Novitec... Read More

First Ferrari Store Opens in UK

May 13, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Car Brands: Ferrari's first store in the UK, on Regent Street in the heart of London's fashionable Mayfair, opened last week with a ceremony presided over by the famed auto marques Formula 1 driver Kimi Raikkonen. The event marking the... Read More

Maserati GranTurismo S Novitec

May 10, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Novitec Tridente, noticing that the Maserati GranTurismo sportscar rarely visits a tuning studio, decided to give the GranTurismo S some upgrades. This involved providing a supercharger to the powerplant thereby producing 600bhp... Read More

Audi Adds New Features to Help Drivers Save Fuel

May 7, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Luxury Features: While BMW has gone to great lengths to promote its range of EfficientDynamics fuel-saving features, rivals Audi and Mercedes Benz are only starting to make inroads with their own respective technologies. Audi has announced... Read More

Lamborghini Super Trofeo Hits the Track at Monza

May 7, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Late last November, Lamborghini announced a new racing series called the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo, is set to commence in May 2009, and described as the world's fastest one-make series. In February the company revealed it had taken the cars to the race track at Adria for testing, and the results were promising, and now the Super Trofeo has hit the pavement at Monza, complete with video.... Read More

Aston Martin One-77 unveiled

May 2, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: The wraps on the Aston Martin One-77 supercar, which comes with a whopping price tag of €1.3 million, was reveiled at the Concorso d'Eleganza show held at the Grand Hotel Villa d'Este overlooking the coast of Lake Como in... Read More

Bugatti Veyron Specials Revealed

Apr 30, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: A Few weeks ago we revealed to you the fact that Bugatti will bring four special models at this year's Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este. Today the four vehicles were revealed and according to the manufacturer these pay homage to... Read More

The Luxe List: Haute Wheels

Apr 29, 2009  |   Contributor: Merilee Kern

Many believe that who you are is defined by what you drive - your ride, your wheels and your "whips." Whether you are off-roading with a motorcycle or cruising down the highway in the latest sedan or a vintage classic auto, it's all about performance, technology, custom-touches and aftermarket parts.... Read More

Mobile Office SUVs: Business on the Road

Apr 28, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

The idea of the right location for a business goes hand in hand with the choice of transportation.... Read More

Ferrari 599XX Officially Unveiled

Apr 27, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: The Ferrari 599XX is being highly praised by Ferrari as an extreme vehicle which, as it appears, has not undergone any road-oriented changes. The car, which is a technical study, was first shown at the Geneva Motor Show last... Read More

Four Bugattis Coming to Villa d'Este Concorso d'Eleganza

Apr 11, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Autos: Bugatti Automobiles is celebrating these days 100 years since the birth of the famous brand. To mark the special event, the company is preparing some 4 wheels surprises for the Villa d'Este Concorso d'Eleganza taking place on... Read More

Wheels And More Customization Program

Apr 10, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Ok, so you can't wait to get the new Audi R8 V10? Today you have a new alternative: the new customization program from Wheels And More! This kit includes a new ECU tweaking (priced at ?1,700) which gives and extra 30hp, but also... Read More

Upcoming Rolls-Royce 200EX

Apr 10, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: The latest details of the upcoming Rolls-Royce 200EX show that the new small limousine will carry Bmw's 6.6-liter V12 engine capable of 507hp connected to an automatic ZF gearbox. The new vehicle will show some lower fuel... Read More

Rare Multimillion-$ Ferraris On the Auction Block in May

Apr 9, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Autos: On May 17, RM Auctions in association with Sotheby's will present the annual Ferrari: Leggenda e Passione auction celebrating the automotive legacy of Enzo Ferrari and the passion of the Ferrari enthusiast. The only auction... Read More

Upcoming Jaguar Roadster

Apr 8, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: With Jaguar coming into new ownership last year, many were concerned at the fate that awaited the supercar maker. But the new owners Tata Motors of India, has proven to be totally committed to the Jaguar brand. Ratan Tata has... Read More

Melkus Preparing a Big Comeback

Apr 7, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: For those who don't know Melkus, they are a German car manufacturer who debuted on the market with the RS1000, a vehicle based on the Wartburg 353, which was built between 1969 and 1979 in just 101 units. Due to the fact that the... Read More

Tirets Timely Take on the Range Rover

Apr 6, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Luxury Cars: Tiret New York, the luxury timepiece and jewelry brand established in 2004 by accomplished designer Daniel Lazar and entertainment entrepreneur Damon Dash, has moved into a new realm with its latest creation: the Tiret Sport... Read More

Inside Project M

Apr 6, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  3 Comments

Luxury Cars: Over the years there have been many amazing exotic vehicles that car enthusiasts and collectors fight to own. Each generation has their own special car that every young man pines over just like the cute senior cheerleader that... Read More

Cayenne GTS Porsche Design Edition

Apr 6, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Porsche is again expanding its successful range of SUVs with the new Cayenne GTS Porsche Design Edition 3, continuing the innovative design line first initiated by the Cayman S Porsche Edition 1 and the Boxster S Porsche Design... Read More

To Be or Not to Be: Lamborghini

Apr 6, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: There were reports earlier that came out saying that Lamborghini has cancelled its intentions of creating a new 4-door coupe patterned after its astonishing Estoque Concept which it showcased at the Paris Motor Show last year. It... Read More

80th Anniversary Concorso D' Eleganza at Villa d' Este

Mar 30, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Classic Cars: On April 24-26, a select range of classic cars will converge at the ultra-luxe Grand Hotel Villa d'Este on the shores of Lake Como in Italy for the 80th anniversary of the Concorso D'Eleganza. First staged in 1929 at the famed... Read More

Porsche Cayenne Progressor by JE

Mar 26, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: JE Design unveiled its latest kit for the Porsche Cayenne dubbed the "Progressor." The new kit consists of a front spoiler with integrated daytime running LEDs connected to a front lip, headlights masks, side skirts and a new... Read More

Behind the Wheel of the All-New 2009 Nissan 370Z

Mar 24, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Luxury Sports Car: The 2009 Nissan 370Z is one of those sports cars that simply looks exciting. It is shorter, smaller, and lighter than its predecessor, the 350Z, and, in our opinion, better looking overall. The interior space is the same... Read More

$120,000 MV Augusta Motorbike to Appear in London

Mar 19, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Luxury Motorcycles: As part of its Brutale On Tour event showcasing latest models, luxe Italian motorcycle brand MV Augusta will display the limited edition $120,000 F4CC superbike in London this weekend. The ultra-luxurious motorcycle, the... Read More

Porsche 911 Pon Edition

Mar 18, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Maybe not all of you folks know this, but 60 years ago, Pon Porsche Import, the first importer of German sport vehicles in the world, was born. In order to celebrate this 60th anniversary, Porsche decided to release new Pon... Read More

Upcoming Jaguar XJ Making its Debut

Mar 18, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: This coming July the latest revolutionary Jaguar XJ will be unveiled in London preceding its opening in the latter part of 2009 with the intention of reclaiming some of its regular executive clients. The XJ was previously the... Read More

The New 2010 Volvo XC60

Mar 12, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

2010 Volvo XC60: The automaker renowned for its groundbreaking safety features has once again raised its standard of excellence with the 2010 Volvo XC60.... Read More

Land Rover to begin production of its LRX Concept

Mar 11, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: It was announced by Land Rover this morning that it will begin production of its LRX concept and will be offered for sale with a Range Rover badge. In an interview with Autocar Land Rover CEO Phil Popham said that if they can... Read More

Arden AJ14 Noble Cat Based on the Jaguar XJ 358

Mar 11, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: An updated front-end conversion and a sport styling rear air diffuser have become available for the Jaguar XJ 358 as Arden moves to expand its exclusive lineup of the car's component parts. With two installed spoiler lips at the... Read More

Classic Ferrari's Star in Amelia Island Auction

Mar 10, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Luxury Cars: With depressed markets turning back the clock on prices, there may be no better time to snap up a classic Ferrari if you've got the cash. There are no less than six on offer at RM Auctions Automobiles of Amelia Island sale slated... Read More

Mercedes-Benz SLK 2LOOK Edition

Mar 5, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: In an attempt to improve the sales of the SLK, Mercedes-Benz revealed today at the Geneva Motor Show the new 2LOOK Edition. The new edition which aims a younger category of buyers is available in two colors: glossy black or... Read More

Ferrari 599XX

Mar 5, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian  |  1 Comment

Luxury Vehicles: The 599XX, a track-focused version of the Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano was showcased at the Geneva Motor Show this week. It gets a retuned variant of the 599 V12 unit with engine speed bumped to 9000rpm and weight lowered by... Read More

Alpina B7 BiTurbo based on the Bmw 7-Series

Mar 5, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Alpina released today the official details of its 4th generation of the B7 based on the Bmw 7-Series. The new vehicle comes with a supercharged 4.4-liter V8 engine capable of delivering 507 hp and 700 Nm of torque. With these... Read More

Aston Martin Lagonda Concept

Mar 5, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: The new Aston Martin Lagonda Concept celebrates 100 years of car production under the Lagonda brand and combines functionalism with luxury, through organic forms, rich materials and complex surfaces. The new concept represents a... Read More

eRuf Greenster Electric Porsche

Mar 5, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Vehicles: Siemens' research department is feverishly laboring on the subject of electric mobility, which could be a major part of its eco-centered portfolio with an investment of 19 billion Euros contributing a measly 25 percent of... Read More

2010 Lotus Exige S

Mar 5, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: With the revised 2010 Exige S Lotus demonstrates its lightweight, high-efficiency ethos. The most current repeat of the British sports car takes advantage of lower carbon emissions, functional styling improvements and a some... Read More

Maserati Quattroporte Centurion

Mar 5, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Vehicles: It was announced by Maserati GB and American Express that the latest Maserati Quattroporte for Centurion special series has already arrived. The Pininfarina designed luxury saloon, which was unwrapped at Forbes house in... Read More

Spyker C8 Aileron Unveiled

Mar 3, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Spyker finally revealed its new C8 Aileron! Based on the concept that was shown at Geneva in 2008, the sports car manufacturer decided that it is time to bring the Aileron to life... and here it is. As you can see from the photo... Read More

Ferrari 599 GTB HGTE

Mar 3, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: To emphasize the position of the vehicle in the sports car division, the 599 GTB Fiorano has been upgraded with the HGTE package that aims at providing a more athletic and more active driving performance. Through the... Read More

Aston Martin One-77 Breaks Cover

Mar 3, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

The Geneva Motor Show was utilized by Aston Martin to unveil its latest Aston Martin One-77, the first of the limited edition 77 cars. It will be shown throughout the duration of the Geneva event.... Read More

Bugatti Veyron Bleu Centenaire Unveiled

Mar 3, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Celebrating its 100th anniversary, Bugatti unveiled today its new Veyron Bleu Centenaire Edition! The new vehicle represents a unique model that takes up the traditional Bugatti two-tone-specification, featuring a combination of... Read More

2009 Volkswagen CC: Meet the all-new CC

Mar 2, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  2 Comments

The all-new 2009 Volkswagen CC: A work of engineering that's also a work of art. A deluxe interior in tandem with a sleek, seamless exterior makes the all-new CC perhaps the most critically acclaimed Volkswagen ever. The elegantly appointed... Read More

One-of-a-Kind Damien Hirst Harley-Davidson to be Auctioned

Feb 25, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Motorcycles: On April 23rd, a one-of-a-kind Harley-Davidson Cross Bones motorcycle customized by British artist Damien Hirst will be auctioned off for the Project Angel Food charity in California. The motorbike, painted with Hirsts... Read More

Aston Martin DBS Volante Debuts at Geneva Motor Show

Feb 25, 2009  |   Contributor: Nelson Ireson

Few carmakers have the pedigree - the panache - of Aston Martin, and even fewer cars can match the elegant DBS. Now Aston Martin has seen fit to add a drop-top version of the DBS, called the Volante.... Read More

Bentley Continental Supersports

Feb 24, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Finally, after few weeks from revealing the first teaser, Bentley unveiled today its brand new Continental Supersports, the first green car in the history of the British manufacturer. As we revealed you few days ago, the new... Read More

Official Details: Rolls-Royce 20

Feb 22, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Presently, a brand new model is being developed by Rolls-Royce which it will position just below the Phantom and intends to introduce in 2010. It is foreseen to double the number of units produced by the ultra-luxury car... Read More

HKS Releases Street-Legal GT570 Package for Nissan GT-R

Feb 20, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Luxury Cars:HKS was one of the first major tuning houses to work on Nissan's legendary GT-R supercar, developing performance kits and accessories as early as the 1989 R32 model right up to the latest R35 model. While many rival Japanese... Read More

New Barnard Supercar Born in South Africa

Feb 19, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority   |  1 Comment

Luxury Cars: Right now the finishing touches are being put to South Africa's latest supercar in a secluded factory outside Bloemfontein in the nation's heart. The car is the new Barnard, and while its name may not generate the kind of... Read More

Luxury Supercars Over $200k: 2009 CL 65 AMG

Feb 19, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Supercars Over $200k: The 2009 CL 65 AMG is a high-performance coupe with the heart of a Formula One racer with the luxury expected from the Mercedes-Benz brand. However, with the CL 65 AMG being part of the fabled stable of the... Read More

Win 2009 Little Red Corvette

Feb 19, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Luxury Lifestyle News: If you are feeling lucky, here is a bona fide chance to test that luck and win a 2009 Corvette with an MSRP of more than $50,000. Give a little and you just might score a Vette for 100 bucks. The Rotary Club of... Read More

2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe

Feb 17, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: The replacement for the CLK to be revealed at the Geneva Motor Show next month is the latest Mercedes-Benz E-class Coupe which will be offered for sale by June 2009. The E-class Coupe's design is a departure from its parent... Read More

Porsche Panamera's Innovative Interior

Feb 16, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Some details of the Porsche Panamera had been released last year, but now details of the new sedan's interior have also been made public. By September the sedan will be available for sale in Europe and they will come exclusively... Read More

2010 Lexus RX First Drive

Feb 12, 2009  |   Contributor: Nelson Ireson

Luxury Cars: Launching a new vehicle - especially a luxury vehicle - is a difficult thing to do at any time. Doing it during the worst economic downturn of the past several decades is all the more challenging. And when that ill-timed luxury... Read More

V10-Powered Audi R8 Unconfirmed for U.S.

Feb 12, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Luxury Cars: Audi's R8 was an instant success when it broke onto the scene in 2007, and now the Germans are sweetening the deal with a V10 FSI engine, further strengthening the similarity to the Lamborghini Gallardo, with which it also shares... Read More

Maybach Zeppelin Edition

Feb 11, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Today, another manufacturer announced a premiere for this year's Geneva Motor Show. Maybach revealed its new Zeppelin Edition which will be built in a limited edition of just 100 units. The new edition will be available for both... Read More

Vintage Racing League: Social Network for Car Lovers

Feb 5, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Vintage Cars: If you love vintage racecars and vintage racing, then you should definitely check out www.myvrl.com. The Vintage Racing League has built the world's largest Social Network for people that love vintage cars and vintage... Read More

Aston Martin Adds V12 Power to Vantage Coupe

Feb 5, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Luxury Cars: Aston Martin will unveil one of the fastest production cars in its 95-year history at next month's Geneva Motor Show in the form of the new V12 Vantage coupe. The latest addition is based on the current V8 model but Aston Martin... Read More

Mission Motors Unveils Electric Motorcycle with 150 Mile Range and 150mph Top Speed

Feb 5, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Luxury Sport Bikes: Today's Technology, Entertainment and Design (TED) conference held in Long Beach, California, saw the unveiling of a new all-electric motorcycle that its makers claim is the fastest of its kind in the world. The motorcycle... Read More

Bentley Mum on Debut of FlexFuel Extreme Car

Feb 2, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Car News: If you want more information, tune into the International Geneva Motor Show! No doubt that Bentley Motors is deploying the European style of event staging with its extremely hush-hush demeanor regarding the intro... Read More

First look at Porsche's New 100 Million Euro Museum

Jan 22, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Luxury Cars: Porsche is just days away from opening a new 100 million euro museum near its headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany. One of the greatest and most spectacular building projects in the history of the sports carmaker, the new museum... Read More

Barack Obama's Cadillac Presidential Limo Revealed

Jan 22, 2009  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Presidential Limousines:With President Barack Obama now officially the nation's leader, a new presidential limousine was in call for and once again General Motors was assigned...... Read More

Scoop on Rolls Royce Phantom Coupe

Jan 15, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe: The making of a Rolls-Royce automobile is not a simple task. Each step is a labor-intensive effort...... Read More

2010 Jaguar XK Unveiled

Jan 10, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: Yesterday we saw the brand new 2010 Jaguar XFR and we were already drooling! Today, another premiere from the British manufacturer was unveiled: the new 2010 Jaguar XK. The new vehicle continues the tradition of the stylish 2+2... Read More

Bentley Continental GTC Speed

Jan 8, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: The latest addition to the Bentley family, after the 2010 Azure T Convertible, is the Continental GTC Speed. The W12 engine received a boost of 40 hp, for a total 600 hp, providing a top speed of 200 mph (322 km/h) with the... Read More

Mercedes unveils CLS Grand Edition Fashion Car

Jan 6, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Luxury Cars: The four-door coupe segment is rapidly growing, but the modern progenitor of the niche, Mercedes-Benz's CLS, is still powering along. Today the company released an all-new special edition of the CLS dubbed the Grand... Read More

More details on Splinter Wooden Supercar

Jan 6, 2009  |   Contributor: Motor Authority

Wooden Supercar: The Splinter, a wooden car designed by a group of college students, has made the rounds to the recent International Woodworking Fair, where it met with acclaim, and now the project is nearing the final stages of development.... Read More

Electric Tango T600 Is a Tight Fit

Jan 6, 2009  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  2 Comments

Electric Vehicles: Commuter Cars Corporation is the manufacturer of the battery-powered Tango T600. The Tango is 39 inches wide, 101 inches long, and six feet high. Four of these cars fit into one conventional parallel parking spot. Two... Read More

Rolls-Royce Phantom Sapphire

Jan 4, 2009  |   Contributor: Andrew Christian

Luxury Cars: A special edition Phantom has been made by Rolls-Royce as part of their Bespoke Collection, highlighting their wide-ranging customization program. The Phantom Sapphire gets its name from the bodywork's exceptional shade of Milori... Read More

 
Jaeger LeCouture Air New Zealand 70 Sunreef Power Sea Bass
Jaeger LeCouture Air New Zealand 70 Sunreef Power Sea Bass