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Experience High Adrenaline Speeds in a Formula 1 Racecar

Jul 31, 2013  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

While many love driving fast, there are a few of us who should stick to the speed limit — whether you're an accident-waiting-to-happen or a speeding ticket magnet. That said, if you still dream about racing off the starting line while waiting for the signal to turn green, check out the 3-Seater Formula GP Experience.... Read More

Add a 1972 Fiat 500 to Your Collection

Jul 30, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Trends in collector cars can be very much dictated through the popularity of new models by the same manufacturer. We saw this happen with the revival of the Mini Cooper, which was brought back to life by BMW in the 90’s — the spike in popularity drove up the price and collectability of the original Mini from the 70’s.... Read More

Mercedes-Benz Ups its Game with the New S63 AMG 4Matic

Jul 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Noah Joseph  |  1 Comment

A little bit of competition is a good thing — just take a look at the top of the luxury performance sedan market. When Mercedes introduced the previous S63 AMG, it had only to contend with the Audi S8, but now the market is flush with rivals like the BMW Alpina B7, Jaguar XJR and new Maserati Quattroporte. To compete, Mercedes has upped its game with the introduction of the new S63 AMG.... Read More

Elvis Presley's 1972 Cadillac Estate Wagon Up For Grabs

Jul 25, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Elvis Presley was known to have affection for Cadillacs, but most Elvis fans may not be familiar with this custom Estate Wagon built for the megastar. One of only two ever made (the other was for Dean Martin) by the American Sunroof Company in Southgate Michigan, this 1972 Cadillac Sedan Deville will be up for grabs this weekend at the Mecum Celebrity Auction in Santa Monica, CA. It has been reported that Elvis originally gave this custom beauty as a gift to his manager, Colonel Tom Parker, but borrowed it so often that Parker ended up returning it to the singer to save himself the hassle.... Read More

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG On Offer for $200k

Jul 24, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

When it comes to roadsters there are many vehicles in a wide price range rumbling around today’s market. Some may even consider this category of car to be pretty much awash of average-to-exciting roadsters and we agreed...until we had a chance to drive the Mercedes Benz SLS AMG Roadster!... Read More

Fangio's Mercedes Could Emerge as the Most Expensive Car Ever Sold

Jul 22, 2013  |   Contributor: Noah Joseph

Before the outbreak of the Second World War, Mercedes-Benz had been a dominant force in Grand Prix. Winning nine victories out of the 12 races it entered, meet the W196, the car that could emerge as the most expensive F1 racer ever sold.... Read More

Porsche Offers a Go-Kart for its Future Drivers

Jul 17, 2013  |   Contributor: Noah Joseph  |  1 Comment

Porsche may be known for its iconic sports cars like the perennial 911 and the new state-of-the-art 918 Spyder, but the German automaker has long since branched out enabling enthusiasts to take their families along for the drive as well.... Read More

Revved Up: Sales of Bentley Motors Soar in 2013

Jul 12, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The luxury automotive industry is having an absolutely smashing year for establishing setting sales records. The ultra-luxury automakers across the board are reporting higher revenues. While sales from the U.S., the UK, and China remain steady.... Read More

Catch the First Rolls-Royce Wraith Driving Into a City Near You

Jul 11, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The first Wraith model by Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is currently touring key locations in the United States. The new ultra-luxury automobile is being featured in a three-month coast-to-coast tour with appearances in 22 cities. The U.S. debut of the Wraith occurred in March at the New York Auto Show.... Read More

MBZ USA Reveals Prices for 2014 SLS AMG Black Series & C63 AMG Edition 507

Jul 9, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Well, it is safe to say the word 'inexpensive' does not apply when talking about these new exotic and high-performance automobiles. Pricing for the 2014 SLS AMG Black Series coupe and the 2014 C63 AMG Edition 507 sedan and coupe was announced by Mercedes-Benz USA, with models now available at all U.S-based MBZ dealers.... Read More

On Auction: 1950 Ferrari 166 MM Barchetta in the Style of Touring

Jul 9, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

The Ferrari 166 S was an evolution of Ferrari's 125 S sports race car that became a sports car for the street in the form of the 166 Inter. Only 39 Ferrari 166 S's were produced, soon followed by the production of the 166 Mille Miglia (MM) which was made in much larger numbers from 1949 to 1952.... Read More

Audi USA Makes Record Sales for 30th Consecutive Month

Jul 8, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The good word from Audi is that its sales in the U.S. markets are getting better every month, hitting new sales records for the last 2.5 years. The company announced that this is the best first half of any year for the firm since it began selling cars in the States. The luxury automaker sold 13,706 vehicles in June 2013, which is an 8.2 percent increase over June 2012. The year-to-date sales through June 2013 are up 14 percent as U.S. sales are at 74,277 units for the first half of 2013.... Read More

Patrick Dempsey Takes the Driver's Seat at France’s 24 Hours of Le Mans

Jul 4, 2013  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff

The list of legendary actors-turned-racers is as short as it is iconic: Paul Newman, Steve McQueen and James Garner. Patrick Dempsey became the latest to join this elite group when he tackled the world’s oldest — and most grueling — automotive endurance race, France’s 24 Hours of Le Mans.... Read More

 
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