Category Archives: Luxury News

What is happening in the world of luxury. Imagine Lifestyles follows what is going on in the world of luxury cars, news, hotels, events, and other goings-on to provide our fans with up-to-date information on what is happening in hip and trendy South Beach, New York, Chicago, LA and other world hot-spots. Exotic people, places and things that make headlines make this slot.
If it makes headlines and has to do with luxury, we want to cover it. This is also an area for our fans to leave comments, and to share information on the goings-on in the ever-evolving world of luxury news.

Bentley Says Not So Fast on the SuperSports

Bentley has occupied itself for quite a length of time by focusing on its iconic line of SuperSports models. The variants of its flagship Continental range have continued to increase in power and technological advancement, but things in the automotive industry rarely stay the same forever. While it may seem like some brands never change, they simply go with what works for as long as the ride lasts and then they adapt (Looking at you, Lamborghini with the guts to finally move on from the Gallardo). According to reports, Bentley may be putting the brakes on the beloved SuperSports for … Continue reading

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Bugatti Racing Aircraft: The Bugatti 100P Lives On

The name Bugatti is synonymous with the fastest cars on the planet, but a handful of fans still remember that founder Ettore Bugatti also had his mind set on a Bugatti racing aircraft. The Bugatti 100P aircraft is a project that continues to evolve all of these decades later. Photo ©Bugatti 100P Project Back in the 1930s, Ettore Bugatti developed a desire to engineer the best racing aircraft of the era. Unfortunately, the Bugatti racing aircraft project was forced on hold during World War II when Ettore had to flee Paris, France and take his aircraft with him. The project … Continue reading

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Will Tesla Ludicrous Mode Be Equipped to Compete with Bigger Brands?

The Tesla Model S emerged as a more modestly priced and eco-gentle luxury vehicle. With its power and admirable trim options, it provides something for those not quite at the Maserati or Bentley levels but still craving a suitable daily. That may be changing with the introduction of the new Tesla Ludicrous Mode, an option to take the looker up a notch in the power arena and possibly compete with supercars. Tesla Model S Tesla Model X SUV Is the Ludicrous Mode exactly what it claims to be? Let us examine the specs: The Tesla Model S Ludicrous Mode at a … Continue reading

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The 1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta Competizione From the Pinnacle Portfolio

Previously we highlighted the upcoming Pinnacle Portfolio sale by RM Sotheby’s that is about to take place in Monterey, California. Among the coveted collection is a 1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta Competizione. This Ferrari is one of the most valuable collector pieces in the world, and RM Sotheby’s has emailed us with further details. This remarkable and rare Ferrari 250 GT underwent an extensive $650,000 restoration process prior to auction. What sum shall she fetch when the time comes? It is likely to make heads roll! Photos courtesy and © RM Sotheby’s.  The 1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta … Continue reading

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Just A $10 Million Dollar Driverless Car City

With the world barely grasping the idea of an autonomous vehicle, the University of Michigan is constructing a $10 million dollar, 32-acre driverless car city where companies can freely utilize and test their products. The city is named “M City”, fittingly, and the idea lends some interesting avenues to explore. The clip above provides a brief synopsis of the overall goals and perks of M City along with helpful visuals. The driverless car city would provide the ideal testing field in an urban setting, where things are constantly changing and the volume of vehicles and pedestrians is concentrated. How will … Continue reading

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Action: The McLaren 675LT is Just Naughty

The McLaren brand is not known for churning out slackers, and the fierce McLaren 675LT is just naughty. Check out the clip below of the supercar tackling the track, complete with delicious close-ups of that throbbing engine and all of that carbon fiber! Get an intense glimpse of the McLaren 675LT and an ear full of her now-famous acoustics. The notes and throbbing produced by the highly specialized engine have made for much fanfare in the game thus far.  The McLaren 675LT at a glance: This model is a track-focused variant from the McLaren Super Series It is both the … Continue reading

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The Exclusive Casa Maserati Fashion House and Lounge Opens In Milan

It does not seem that a mega brand like Maserati would require further marketing endeavors—but they seem to be interested in stretching out a bit in a luxurious fashion. The new Casa Maserati fashion house and lounge has just opened in Milan, catering to an exclusive type of clientele interested in a bit more to collect and indulge in by the brand. It seems that at this lounge, exotic sports cars are in fashion. The new Maserati fashion house and lounge is appropriately named ‘Casa Maserati’, and is located in Piazza San Fedele, Milan. Photos ©Media Maserati Casa Maserati gives … Continue reading

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Range Rover SVAutobiography Leads the Lineup

The Range Rover SVAutobiography is writing the brand’s next chapter on power and prestige. The model emerged at the 2015 New York International Auto Show where it made the announcement that it would outdo its siblings in both the luxury trim and performance arenas. The Range Rover SVAutobiography will replace the Range Rover Autobiography Black, but buyers should not be sad to see her go with so many new options and ponies. Those seeking some of the underling Land Rover products need not fret—the new technology will also serve those models in the future. Next-gen Range Rover changes will of … Continue reading

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Is Maserati the New Fiat Flagship?

Now that Ferrari is to become a bit separated from the rest of the family at Fiat, will luxury brand Maserati become the new flagship? Just last year Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne announced that the prestigious Ferrari brand would be spun off into its own sort-of entity in order to receive healthier gains for the company overall. What that means is that the majority of Ferrari shares remain with FCA, but now others have the ability to purchase stakes for the first time ever. With Ferrari in it’s own  cozy stable, does that make Maserati the new kingpin? According to … Continue reading

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Unbelievable: LaFerrari Posted For Sale With Interesting Asking Price

The Prancing Horse made it nearly impossible to become a proud parent of the fierce LaFerrari hybrid when it was born. Now it seems that at least one of the owners has a short attention span and is already willing to part with their LaFerrari. There have been others in the chosen 499, but this one stands out in the crowd based on asking price alone. The Laferrari has proven that she looks good in any color–though the one for sale in this instance is black. Shown above in signature Ferrari red. There were murmurings of legal verbiage in the … Continue reading

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