Category Archives: The Most Expensive Things

The most expensive things on earth can be found here-from million-dollar bottles of vodka to obscenely priced exotic items and jewelry. Yes, the rich and the famous are often out-doing themselves with their latest purchases, business ventures, investments and more-and we love to share the decadent details with our loyal fanbase.
Private jets, luxury racetracks, super yachts and other outrageously expensive items can be drooled over right here. From Dubai to South Beach, the most expensive things make headlines all over the world as billionaires spend amounts of money that would even shock the well-to-do types.

The Mercedes-Benz Maybach S600: It is Back!

After a bit of the standard anticipation and teasing, the lavish Mercedes-Benz Maybach S600 has rolled out. The company chose the well-attended Los Angeles Auto Show to unveil the comeback model, with much to admire and many questions in its wake. Will the symbol of the perfect luxury car survive another round on the market? It is just two years after the funeral, after all! The Mercedes-Benz Maybach S600 is an exquisite example of what a true luxury automobile should be. But can she survive in this rather complicated market? The Mercedes-Benz Maybach S600 at a glance: Power is derived via … Continue reading

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Largest Rolls Royce Order Ever: 30 Phantoms for $20 Million

The largest Rolls Royce order in history has been placed and taken its place in headlines across the globe. Gambling guru Stephen Hung (giggle) has ordered 30 Rolls Royce Phantoms for the hefty sum of $20 million dollars. Hung ordered the fleet of Phantoms to serve as transportation for customers indulging in his Hong Kong casino. It would seem that a simple taxi is no longer suitable for the extreme onslaught of new wealth in China. Man places a single order for 30 Rolls Royce Phantom luxury cars. The photo above shows Hung sealing the deal with Rolls Royce CEO … Continue reading

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Aston Martin One-77 Bottle Holder: $42k Please

If having the swankiest, most expensive bottle holder is your deal then look no further: The $42,000 Aston Martin One-77 bottle holder can fill that void in your spending habits. The elegant bottle holder pays homage to the 77 cars that make up the elite fleet, and just 10 of the bottle coolers will be made. There is a gold member of the 77 One-77 cars. The holder set would certainly look exquisite in this one. It is not uncommon for exotic sports car owners to add special bespoke items and designs to their vehicles. The ultimate goal is to … Continue reading

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Bottle of Tequila Sold For Price of New Exotic Sports Car

If you had $225k, would you rather buy a new Ferrari or similar exotic sports car, or the most expensive bottle of tequila? I suppose that would depend on how much tequila was consumed prior to making this decision–though someone did shell out that amount for a bottle of Tequila Ley.925 in 2006. Since that time, the premier luxury tequila company has created other options to add to the mix. With each bottle worth more than the next, they are tempting recipes for the most painful hangover fathomable! Not that anyone is likely to actually open the bottles. Shots, shots, … Continue reading

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World’s Most Expensive Surfboard Priced at $1.3 Million

There are plenty of options to consider when making the decision to part ways with million dollars. For example, one could acquire a reasonably priced exotic sports car and be left with the funding to properly maintain it, or simply toss it all at a Bugatti Veyron and faith. There is also the world’s most expensive surfboard for $1.3 million bucks. One might just offer a shark their leg and defend the board in this situation? New Zealand surf pro designs most expensive surfboard for the bargain price of just over a million bucks! You are paying for specialty wood, … Continue reading

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The 5,000 HP Devel Sixteen Supercar Caught in the Wild

The Devel Sixteen supercar appeared at the 2013 Dubai Motor Show. The car held a stage surrounded by banners making claims so bold that even seasoned exotic car spotter Shmee 150 was confused. Finally, the elusive one-off has been captured on video in the wild. Take in the short clip below and decide if you think that sounds like something with four times the power of a Bugatti Veryon Super Sport. The video above shows the Devel Sixteen supercar hitting the street in Dubai. The sound is not the throat-ripping sound one would expect from a vehicle claiming 5,000 horses … Continue reading

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Would You Shell Out $14 Million for a 1995 McLaren F1?

While a McLaren may never surpass the price of a rare Ferrari at auction, a 1995 McLaren F1 could fetch as much as $14 million. The current record holder for most expensive car sold at auction is a 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO racer, which changed hands for the tiny sum of $52 million USD. Is a McLaren F1 worth multiple millions? Is anyone else struggling with the fact that a 1995 vehicle is already 20 years old? This example is dressed in Marlboro white. It is believed to be the only one in this color.  The auction is set to … Continue reading

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The Ferrari Sergio Tribute Car is True Automotive Art with a Twist

The name Sergio Pininfarina is synonymous with style. The exquisite design house has had a hand in many exotic automobiles, including stables of Prancing Horses. The love affair between Ferrari and Pininfarina dates back decades. In fact, back in the 1960s, Sergio Pininfarina managed to convince the stubborn Enzo Ferrari to make a mid-engine layout line of cars. What followed were the glorious Ferrari 360, 328 and the F40. Sergio passed away in 2012, and now the Ferrari Sergio car has been revealed to honor the long-standing relationship. The Sergio Pininfarina Ferrari car is here. What a fitting way to … Continue reading

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Video: Just Detailing a Million Dollar Ferrari

A Ferrari supercar can come in many different shapes, sizes and pricing brackets. One could acquire a project car for perhaps $20k or go for a flagship car for around $300k. Then there are the million dollar Ferrari models, epic beasts that I picture shrouded by a staff of maintenance gnomes meticulously fending off every dust particle before it has a chance to land. Then there is this video, which is much more realistic: The video above shows the likely nausea-inducing process of detailing an extremely rare vintage Ferrari 288 GTO. It is rather lengthy, and only the diehard restoration … 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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