Category Archives: Luxury News

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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 SUV Pricing Likely to Reflect the Abundant Interest

Bentley has enjoyed record sales and customers are already lining up for the upcoming SUV. Over 4,000 people have expressed interest in purchasing a Bentley SUV prior to even viewing it. Based on that surge and other factors, the company expects to sell around 3,000 of the units when they reach showrooms in 2016 and can likely price them in the painful level. If pre-sale interest is any indication of success, the Bentley SUV is poised for a grand start. The Bentley SUV is being billed as an ultra-luxurious method of transport even in off-road conditions. It is difficult to … Continue reading

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Trending: Shining Some Light on the Diamond Massage

There are endless ways to make money disappear, but is the diamond massage a thing? Seriously? It seems that there are individuals out there willing to part with anywhere from $300-$100k to be surrounded by diamonds and at times rubbed with them. To these innovative people I ask: Have you ever considered just milling about Cartier or perhaps a hot stone massage? For a price, you can shower yourself with diamonds. The precious stones can only become a permanent memory, as they are kept by the spas.  Below is a small list of items that you could have for $25,000+ … Continue reading

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2015 McLaren and Ferrari F1 Cars to Make Debut in Days

Ferrari will be touting the new Formula One car online on January 30th, 2015. What will the next-gen Ferrari F1 look and feel like? It will come out on the heels of the McLaren F1 beast, set to roll out on the 29th powered by Honda. The next Ferrari F1 car is coming out in days, along with McLaren’s offering. It is gearing up to be a powerful racing season for all competing teams.  This Ferrari F1 racer will take the place of the outgoing Ferrari F14T car and have 4-time Formula One champion driver Sebastian Vettel behind the wheel. … Continue reading

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True or False: Angry Woman Selling Cheating Husband’s Porsche 911 for 20k?

There is a listing for a Porsche 911 that has made headlines. Apparently, a woman is selling her cheating husband’s $150k Porsche 911 for 20K to obtain revenge and heal her broken heart via an extravagant trip to Europe. The ad is receiving mixed reviews, with some labeling it as a typical Internet hoax because who in their right mind would come off of such a valuable car for that price? If it is true, the woman is clearly out of the mind. Is it for real? Is there a woman mad enough to sell her husband’s Porsche 911 for … Continue reading

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British Policeman Shows Up to Work in Ferrari, Gets Busted

When people are obtaining money illegally, the smart types tend to keep it on the down low as much as possible. There are plenty of dumb criminals out there that show off too much and get snagged, but when police do it, it becomes more newsworthy and memorable. Recently, British policeman Osman Iqbal rolled up to work in a Ferrari, which was a very large red metal flag that something was up. It was not a police Ferrari patrol car, but a personal vehicle that he clearly could not afford on his salary. Talk about a red flag! The policeman’s $260,000 … Continue reading

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China May Ban Sexy Auto Show Models—No One Surprised

The automotive market in China and other Asian countries is absolutely out of control. Yet the controlling Chinese government is anything but. Word is that the Chinese government is contemplating a ban on sexy auto show models. Will this year’s Shanghai Automotive Show fail to be a…bust? According to a quote from the organization committee: “We are soliciting public option to improve the exhibition. We have not ruled out the possibility of banning auto show girls.” Of course, no further detail was given by the Chinese committee on the matter, as they are not exactly famous for being forthright with … Continue reading

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Rolls-Royce Phantom Metropolitan Collection Revealed in Paris

The Rolls-Royce Phantom Metropolitan Collection was unveiled in full handcrafted glory in at Mondial de L’Automobile in Paris. The bespoke Phantom collection drew its inspiration from the modern metropolis. Only 20 of these glittering specimens will be commissioned, making them among the most exclusive special edition Rolls-Royce fleets. This collection pays homage to the greatest modern metropolises through strategic design cues and some very special touches. The stand-out feature is the artistic 3D engraving of a city located on the rich wooden dash and the wooden pullout tables. The city drawings were given dimension through a meticulous process involving marquetry. … Continue reading

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Rolls-Royce Suhail Collection Announces “Year of the Bespoke Car”

The Rolls-Royce Suhail Collection has arrived to announce the “Year of the Bespoke Car”. To clear up any confusion, 2014 was actually the ‘Year of the Horse’ according to the devoted Chinese calendar, but Rolls-Royce is offering its version in Horsepower rather than actual animals to pay homage to the time period. The Chinese ‘Year of the Horse’ will be celebrated with bespoke Rolls-Royce offerings from the Suhail Collection. The exterior hues mirror the constellations for an out-of-this-world curb appeal.  The Rolls-Royce Suhail Collection is a clever and inventive way for the brand to take advantage of the burgeoning Asian market. … Continue reading

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Bulgari Octo Maserati Watch is On Time

Maserati continues to ring in their 100th anniversary in supreme style with a (kind of) limited edition Bulgari Octo Maserati watch. There will be 1,914 watches made, to commemorate the year the luxury carmaker was founded. It is a limited edition, though with a production amount approaching 2k, it is not on the extreme side of slight. The Bulgari Octo Maserati watch celebrates Maserati’s 100th and Bulgari’s 130th anniversaries, respectively. What better way to mark an occasion than with a luxurious timepiece?  The exotic carmaker paired with the upscale design house to craft a timeless nod to one of the … Continue reading

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Floating Ferrari Takes on Venice

What better way to navigate and experience the winding and whimsical waterways of Venice than in a…Ferrari? While it may not offer any real Prancing Horsepower or ever nail the 0-60 mile-per-hour marker in 3.5 seconds, this wooden floating Ferrari has raced its way across global headlines! Where this floating Ferrari is headed, pavement is not required! This Ferrari F50 inspired watercraft joins a fleet of other exotic car molded boats in Venice.  This fascinating Ferrari watercraft was created by an Italian artist out of a single block of pinewood. The artist, Livio De Marchi, diligently whittled away at the … Continue reading

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