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Aston Martin Dragon88

Aston Martin, has announced that it will debut its China-focused “Dragon88″ line at the upcoming Beijing Auto Show, to celebrate the Year of the Dragon. Available only for the Chinese market, 88 special “Dragon88″ models of the V8 Vantage S, Virage, and DBS will be made featuring some Chinese cultural references and iconography.

Aston Martin V12 Zagato set for Kuwait debut

Luxury British automotive brand Aston Martin is to unveil the first production model of its V12 Zagato in Kuwait next month. The V12 Zagato first premiered at the Villa D’Este Concours in May last year, but has until now only been seen in race specification whizzing around the Nürburgring. The production version intended for customers … Continued

BMW to launch M Performance sub-brand

German luxury automaker BMW will launch a new range of M Performance Automobiles during the Geneva Auto Show in March. These models are intended to bridge the gap between the full-fledged M models, such as the M3 or M5, and the lesser standard models with current sport packages. The idea is to deliver more engaging, … Continued

Rolls-Royce eyes Thailand, Vietnam

Ultra-luxury carmaker Rolls-Royce is looking to expand into Thailand and Vietnam after it posted record sales in 2011 with Asia its fastest-growing market. The automaker announced Monday sales jumped 31 percent to 3,538 vehicles last year, and was the highest-ever annual total in the company’s 107-year history. The surging sales were driven by demand from … Continued

2013 Porsche Boxster

Just days after Porsche unveiled its new 911 Cabriolet at the Detroit Motor Show, the German car-maker has released the first pictures of the 2013 Porsche Boxster. The interior design offers the driver and passenger more space and reflects the new Porsche outline, while the distinctive center console further improves ergonomics. The latest Boxster is … Continued

Rolls-Royce beats 107-year sales record

Rolls-Royce announced Monday that sales rocketed to an all-time high in 2011, driven by demand from China and the United States. The group, which is owned by German auto giant BMW, said in a statement that production leapt 31 percent to 3,538 cars in 2011. That was the highest-ever output in the 107-year history of … Continued

Porsche plans three new product debuts

Porsche has confirmed the launch of three new models ahead of its appearance at next week’s Detroit Auto Show. Visitors to the show will see the 911 Cabrio for the first time. It will hit showrooms a few months after the Coupé variant of the 911 goes on sale in February. Pricing is unannounced, but … Continued

Luxury carmaker Bentley sales surge in 2011

Luxury carmaker Bentley says that its sales surged last year on the back of strong performances in China and the United States, the world’s two biggest auto markets. Total sales soared 37 percent to 7,003 vehicles last year, said Volkswagen‘s upmarket British-based division in a results statement. Bentley, which is headquartered in Crewe, England, said … Continued

BMW overtakes Mercedes for US luxury car crown

Update: BMW announced January 5 that US sales totaled 247,907 throughout 2011, beating Mercedes-Benz to the top spot by just 2,715 vehicles. In a first, two German manufacturers — Mercedes-Benz and BMW — are dueling for the honor of being the top luxury brand sold in the United States. Right now, BMW holds a slight lead, but … Continued

Ferrari 360 Modena Limousine

This Ferrari 360 Modena limousine was created by cutting a regular 360 Modena in half and adding seats in the middle to provide interior room for eight people. There is one large flat screen on-board plus several smaller screens set into the head rests. It also has a state of the art sound system and … Continued

Porsche 911 Speedster Art Car by Miguel Paredes

The 2011 911 Speedster art car was created by famous artist Miguel Paredes in collaboration with Champion Porsche for the 2011 Art Basel. Miguel Paredes, born and raised in New York’s Upper West Side, is an urban realist that specializes in New York graffiti art. Paredes designed a psychedelic Japanese-inspired visage on the 911 Speedster, … Continued

Bugatti Veyron Super Sport Merveilleux

Bugatti has unveiled the Super Sport Edition Merveilleux. The one-off model is apparently a birthday present for a mysterious Chinese man named Simon. This special Super Sport model is distinguished by an unpainted carbon fiber body, blacked-out alloys and brightwork, and a bright blue interior. The Edition Merveilleux is unveiled in a special video (below) … Continued

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL

The first official images of the 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class have been leaked online, showing the all-new shape in full detail. The 2013 SL bears a completely new look that draws inspiration from its smaller SLK sibling and the SLS AMG supercar. As Mercedes has released, 89% the body is constructed of aluminum, making the SL … Continued

BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe

BMW has unveiled the 6-Series Gran Coupe. Designed to battle the Mercedes CLS, the sedan measures 4.4 inches (111 mm) longer than the 6-Series Coupe. The exterior styling is instantly recognizable but highlights include xenon headlights and 18-inch alloy wheels. The car will hit USA showrooms with three models: a 3.0L 315 hp Twin Turbo … Continued

Bentley Continental GT V8

Two new Bentley Continental V8 models will be unveiled at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on 9th January 2012. The new Continentals will come in GT coupe and GTC convertible versions with power from a turbocharged 4.0-liter eight-cylinder engine that puts out 500 hp. With a new 8-speed automatic transmission directing the … Continued

Audi set to overtake Mercedes-Benz this year

Audi is set to overtake rival Mercedes-Benz for the first time in luxury car sales, finishing 2011 as the world’s second biggest premium automaker. The German brand is poised to finish the year just behind the world’s most popular luxury automaker, BMW, beating Mercedes-Benz in the race to woo well-to-do buyers. As automakers enter the … Continued

Fleet of Ferraris ruined in Japan sportscar pileup

A fleet of luxury sportscars has been involved in one of the most expensive accidents in history after an astonishing multi-car pile-up in Japan. The wreck included several Ferrari 355s, Ferrari F430s, Ferrari F360, Ferrari F512, Lamborghini Diablo and three Mercedes models as well as a Nissan Skyline. The Ferrari driver reportedly lost control round … Continued

Ferrari FF Neiman Marcus Sold Out in 50 Minutes

The special edition of the Ferrari FF showcased in the annual Neiman Marcus Christmas Book, was sold within fifty minutes on Thursday, October 27, 2011. Despite a price tag of $395,000 (or $95k more than a dealer-purchased Ferrari FF), the 10 available cars sold out in less than an hour! The Neiman Marcus FF will … Continued

Daimler to kill ultra-luxury Maybach in 2013

Ultra-luxury automotive brand Maybach will be killed off by parent Daimler within two years, according to reports. The Maybach brand, one of the world’s most prestigious luxury names and a favorite of business tycoons, footballers and government officials the world over, could be shuttered in favor of top-of-the-line Mercedes-Benz models by 2013. A Daimler spokesman … Continued

Top Marques Macau 2011

All eyes were on Macau today as the curtains raised on the highly anticipated debut of the Asian edition of Top Marques, the only live supercar show in the world. Macau has established itself as the world’s gaming capital over the past decade, and Top Marques Macau will certainly give those gamblers plenty to think … Continued