Category Archives: Celebrities

South Beach isn’t famous for just having a beach- it is famous because it is saturated with the famous celebrities, and the best restaurants, shopping and dining you can imagine.
Yes, South Beach is the Los Angeles of the east coast, complete with red carpet teasers, high-profile residents and luxury lining every corner. The streets of South Beach and Miami are lined with palm trees and celebrities. The plethora of upscale nightclubs, pristine beaches and celebrity-owned restaurants make Miami the prime hot-spot to see and be seen, and to celeb-spot.
This is the section of our luxury blog where we fill fans in on the best celeb-owned restaurants to try out, and where to hang out to see the “who’s who” of today.

Look for the Next-Gen Audi R8 in New ‘Avengers’ Movie

The next-gen Audi R8 will be gracing the silver screen in the next ‘Avengers’ film, Avengers: Age of Ultron. It would seem that Tony Stark has a passion for the model and it will provide plenty of eye-candy among the action! The 2016 Audi R8 will be flanked by other new family members in the movie, including the 2015 Audi TTS and the Audi A3 cabriolet. The Audi R8 and the much-loved Marvel series have quite a cute history, with the original R8 hitting the screen way back in 2008 for the first ‘Iron Man’. According to Loren Angelo, director … Continue reading

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Presenters Shed Top Gear Label, Continue Careers

Fans of the hit series ‘Top Gear’ have ridden shotgun with the cast along a rather bumpy road lately, amid the controversy that has ended with the cast parting ways with the show. There is no need to fret, however, as the rambunctious lads seem to be continuing their careers sans the Top Gear label. Where will we see Jeremy Clarkson next? Why the international tour of live auto shows, of course! The former presenters of Top Gear: Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond. The well-loved series ‘Top Gear’ was cancelled following an altercation between Clarkson and one of … Continue reading

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‘Furious 7’ Lykan Hypersport Skyscraper Action Could Work Because Science

Fans of the Fast and Furious franchise were treated to quite a few seemingly unbelievable stunts in ‘Furious 7’, including the Lykan Hypersport jumping from skyscrapers and landing in…other skyscrapers! But could the $3.4 million dollar hypercar actually pull that stunt off in real life? Science says perhaps! The clip above details the Lykan Hypersport and offers a glimpse of the action: Physics professor Lee Loveridge of Pierce College has mentioned that the death-defying skyscraper stunt in the film could possibly be the most plausible in terms of what is actually possible. By analyzing the actual measurements of the Etihad … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades of Audi

For those who have not noticed, Audi is positioning itself as the car for the young affluent types. One would have to be blind not to see the spicy Audi R8 supercar serving as the ride of choice of frontrunners like Iron Man and Christian Grey in the Fifty Shades of Grey erotic thriller. Exotic meets erotic meets superhero? Tie me up…err…sign me up! Audi appears to like the domination approach, taking over the headlines and jockeying for that special spot as the top choice for wealthy youth. Check out the Audi commercial below, designed to coincide with the premier … Continue reading

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Lambokhana: How to Punish a Lamborghini Ken Block Style

The clip below shares the adrenaline of blending Gymkhana with a Lamborghini, or Lambokhana as some are labeling the fun. When it comes to automotive acrobatics, few can match the technique and prowess of Ken Block. This is Ken Block’s take on what is being called Lambokhana–taking place on a handcrafted strategy course. While it lacks in some of Block’s previous shenanigans, it is still worth the watch.  It is safe to assume that Ken Block’s Gymkhana style will remain popular for many years to come. What Block does with rally cars like the Subaru WRX and others is not … Continue reading

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Teaser: Preview the Fast and Furious 7 Cars!

The Fast and Furious 7 movie teasers are finally out, along with some sneak previews of what cars will be staring in the beloved series. It is not just automotive fans who have fallen for the flicks, and they may be responsible for creating some new brand fans over the years. So what is there to look forward to in the 7th installment? Fast and Furious 7 cars teasers are officially out. The clip above shows how impressed Ludacris was with the standard automotive eye candy in Abu Dhabi.  Some of the flashy rides that will roll onto the screen … Continue reading

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Porsche To Be First Company To Use Sistine Chapel For Event

For the first time ever, a luxury automaker has been given the Pope’s blessing to utilize the illustrious Sistine Chapel for an event. It would seem that the Pope is a Porsche fan, as he has granted the company use of the chapel to host a set of 20-person corporate events. This could be the most talked-about Porsche event in history. Hilarious photo by blogger hereisjorgebergoglio! I could not have done better myself Jorge.  Because this is the first time the Sistine Chapel has been ‘rented out’, so to speak, it has drawn worldwide attention to Porsche and the Pope. … Continue reading

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Nick Cage Ferrari 599 is Sold

There are plenty of jokes about celebrity Nick Cage, but likely zero about his souped-up collection of exotic sports cars. Celebrities who become superstars quickly often make the mistake of then spending their money too quickly, and their toys are then sold off, like Cage’s Ferrari 599. Has Nick Cage blown through his fortune of an estimated $150 million? Rumors are flying that the star is selling off his prized items because he is broke. The famous Nick Cage Ferrari 599 is one of just 33 built and ended up in Vancouver, BC. The special Ferrari has some bespoke features, … Continue reading

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Andy Warhol Rolls-Royce Available Online

They say Andy Warhol was not really much of a car guy, but his works and previously owned vehicles speak for themselves. Now buyers have the opportunity to shop online and pick up just about anything…including an Andy Warhol Rolls-Royce…on eBay Motors. The Rolls-Royce is an unexpectedly muted color for such a flamboyant artist. While it remains unclear if the famed pop artist was more enthralled with automobiles, Campbell’s soup cans or Marilyn Monroe, his body of work continues to demand top dollar. And just like any vehicle for sale, the value rises substantially when it had a famous owner. … Continue reading

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Buyers Go Gaga for Her Rolls-Royce at Auction

Fans of luxury cars and Lady Gaga just had the opportunity to purchase her 1990 Rolls-Royce Corniche III yesterday. How often does one get the option to go gaga for a celebrity-owned Rolls-Royce at auction? The sale remained stagnant with 2 bids at $16k for a long while–then things picked up and the Rolls went for $125k. Not only can the buyer feel good about owning a small slice of something considered interesting, Lady Gaga is donating a cool 100% of the sale to the MusiCares charity. MusiCares is a charity that assists those working in the music industry during … Continue reading

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