Category Archives: Auto Shows

The 2015 Insta-Built Lexus RC F at SEMA: Best in Show?

The Lexus RC F had a tough act to follow in the form of the sleek Lexus LFA supercar. The tuned Insta-Built Lexus RC F by VIP Auto Salon did a fairly decent job at the 2014 SEMA show, however! It is impossible to overlook that Tiffany blue and those decadently sporty styling cues. But is she fast? Behold: The 2015 Insta-Built Lexus RC F by VIP Auto Salon took the stage at the SEMA show this year. Is she smoking hot or not? Insta-Built Lexus RC F by VIP Auto Salon at a glance: The vibrant exterior is absolutely stunning … Continue reading

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Custom Lexus LFA and IS 350 from 2013 SEMA Revisited

Admirers of the Lexus LFA supercar have something special to visit in dreams: The custom 2012 Lexus LFA from the 2013 SEMA show. SEMA stands for Specialty Equipment Market Association, an annual gathering among automotive enthusiasts that highlights the best of what is and what is to come. The show this year prompted a trip down memory lane to revisit the Lexus offerings of last year–perhaps the best gathering of creativity to date.This custom 2012 Lexus LFA was a showstopper at SEMA. Would you want her in your garage? It is certain that Jeremy Clarkson would, as he said that … Continue reading

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Bentley Mulsanne Speed Goes to Next Level

The flagship Bentley Mulsanne is now even more powerful and prestigious. The brand revealed the next-level Bentley Mulsanne Speed at the 2104 Paris Auto Show and she is certainly spectacular! With 530 horses and an entourage of talent behind her, this model demands attention. The Bentley Mulsanne Speed has been revealed at the 2014 Paris Auto Show and she is sleek and powerful. Just try to ignore her. The standard Mulsanne kicks out 505 horses, which is still a substantial sum. But the Bentley Mulsanne Speed has opted to kick it up a notch for the next-generation. It retains the … Continue reading

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Land Rover Brand Backed by Many Automotive Awards

As if the world was not aware of how amazing the Land Rover brand is, it was backed by more than 20 awards in the last year alone! The versatile and strong lineup of both old and new, revisited and revised offerings are as timeless as they are current and appreciated worldwide.  Land Rover continues to be peppered with recognition and awards for what has been a very successful year. The next-gen Range Rover Sport has reached people on a whole new level and we can’t wait to see what is next! The enormous amount of Land Rover accolades range … Continue reading

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The McLaren 650S Stays Close to Concept Form

Fans of the McLaren 650S can find comfort in the idea that it will be among the few look close to its concept form when it hits production. The typical pipeline for a vehicle, standard or luxury, takes 3-4 years of tweaking before it hits actual production. By that time, the vehicle does not typically look too much like the concept form it began its life as, but a different animal. This McLaren 650S  MSO will have a very small run, with just 25 coupes and 25 convertibles rolling out. The highly anticipated McLaren 650S MSO will stay close it its … Continue reading

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2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed Annual Auction Nets $39 Million

Each year the Goodwood Festival of Speed celebrates all things automotive in festive style with a plethora of traditional events. One of those events is the annual Bonham’s auto auction, which netted an astronomical $39 million USD this year! The photos are items from Bonham’s auction at the FOS this year. The offerings included a variety of automobile memorabilia from decades gone by.  The 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed has certainly one-upped many of the previous years. This year hundreds of supercars, classic cars, never before viewed newbies and more gathered together to illuminate an already bright event. Perhaps it … Continue reading

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The 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed Central Display Honors Mercedes-Benz

The centerpiece of the annual Goodwood Festival of Speed (FOS) is the central display of immaculate oversized automotive models. This year the central display is absolutely captivating–going above and beyond to celebrate not only all that is automotive, but also the 120th year of Mercedes-Benz motorsport! The wow factor was finished off with a glowing SLS Mercedes-Benz taking to the track for a bit of showing off. Fun fact: This year celebrates 120 years of Mercedes-Benz hitting the motorsport scene. The oversized sculpture was but a slice of the celebrations for the brand. (Photo courtesy of Richard Pardon). The Mercedes-Benz sculpture … Continue reading

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The Lexus NX SUV is an Interestingly Sexy Beast

The Lexus NX SUV was cleverly designed to look like it was cast from a single piece of material. The sleek and sexy beast has hit the scene with all the right attributes and is taunting the likes of the Audi Q5 and the BMW X3. Lexus NX is a bold approach to the luxury SUV. She is all modern inside and out, and gathering her fair share of stares prior to the official reveal.  The Lexus NX appears to be a toned-down version of the much more outgoing and bulky Lexus LF-NX concept. Both members of the family are … Continue reading

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The Alfa Romeo 4C Takes its Top Off in Geneva

It has been interesting to watch the evolution of the Alfa Romeo 4C over the past few years. Now that the production model has been out for a while, the daring darling has opted to remove its top at the Geneva Motor Show. Check out the Alfa Romeo 4C spider!  The Alfa Romeo 4C spider was the next logical step for the car. The good news is that it is not just a mere concept, it is confirmed for 2015 production, which is great considering there is typically a 3 year drought between seeing and being able to acquire these … Continue reading

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Next-Gen McLaren Offerings at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show

McLaren kicked things up a notch for the Geneva Motor Show this year, touting both the McLaren 650S and 650S spider. The brand has been busy touting the P1 hybrid, which ushers in the new, while the others are improvements upon their predecessors. McLaren took advantage of the exposure of the 2014 Geneva Motor Show to display their latest models: The next-gen McLaren 650S cars. With the McLaren P1 superhybrid and the new siblings, the future looks bright for the brand. The frontrunner, the McLaren P1, is poised to compete with the next generation of high-end hybrid supercars like the … Continue reading

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