Day: May 17, 2011

1964 Alfa Romeo TZ Coupe (8)
News & Trends

An 1964 Alfa Romeo TZ Coupe Hits the Auction Block

The much anticipated Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este is almost ready to start, and RM Auctions have promised to offer some really amazing cars at the event. One of them is this gorgeous 1964 Alfa Romeo TZ Coupe, an iconic racer that competed against Shelby Cobras, Ferrari 250 GTOs , Porches and Maseratis during the 1960s.

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Compass Pointe Home in Canada (24)
Architecture

The $6 Million Compass Pointe Home in Canada

Designed by Sean Anderson of Progressive Concept Design, together with Kelly Deck Design, the Compass Pointe Home is a modern luxury residence in Whistler, Canada. Perfectly integrating nature with modern life, the home was built using local wood and stone and it boasts large windows that afford unobstructed views of the lovely surroundings.

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Harbour Island Superyacht for Charter (11)
Luxury

Harbour Island Superyacht for Charter

Built by Newcastle Shipyard, Harbour Island is a 180-foot vessel with naval architecture by Murray & Associates and interior design by Claudette Bonville. It is one of the ten largest private yachts built in the States over the past five decades and it boasts some really alluring features, including a spectacular infinity pool on the […]

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Neil Graham Buys the Most Expensive Car in New Zealand
Luxury

Neil Graham Buys the Most Expensive Car in New Zealand

Mainfreight co-founder Neil Graham has spent $2.8 million on a extremely exclusive Aston Martin One-77. Part of a limited edition of only 77 examples, the car is reportedly the most expensive automobile in New Zealand. Its owner has already got a pretty impressive luxury car collection (including a Mercedes SL 65 AMG worth $950,000), but […]

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Most Expensive Rolex (2)
Luxury

Most Expensive Rolex Recently Sold for Over $1 Million

The most expensive Rolex ever sold at auction was purchased yesterday at Christie’s Important Watches sale for $1.176 million. According to the auctioneers, Rolex only made twelve of these exquisite timepieces, and only eight of them are known to still exist today.

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Glenfiddich 1982 Anniversary Whisky from Gebr Heinemann (2)
News & Trends

Glenfiddich 1982 Anniversary Whisky from Gebr Heinemann

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Hamburg Airport, travel retailer Gebr Heinemann, together with Glenfiddich have launched a limited edition whisky. Each of the 100 bottles in the collection contains a special blend of whiskies from four different 1982 barrels and is marked with a unique serial number.

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Bota Bota – Floating Spa of Montreal (19)
Luxe Travel

Discover the Bota Bota Floating Spa in Montreal

Bota Bota is a floating oasis of serenity and relaxation. Located in Montreal’s Old Port, this is a modern spa that bobs gently on the St. Lawrence River and expects its guests in a select ambiance. The spa is built on an old ship, but the intense restoration process has turned the vessel into a […]

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Abramovich and Allen’s Megayachts Passing by Each Other
News & Trends

Abramovich and Allen’s Megayachts Passing by Each Other

Every year, some of the world’s most successful men and women gather at a grand cultural event in France, known as the Cannes Film Festival. Two of this year’s guests at the event were Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen and Russian mogul Roman Abramovich. Both owners of some spectacular private yachts, the two billionaires have had […]

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News & Trends

Prepare Yourselves for the 799-HP McLaren Mega Mac

McLaren is working on a new “beast”, called the Mega Mac. It will be built with a carbon fiber monocoque and will sport a 5.0-liter twin-turbo V8, coupled to the same Graziano 7-speed “pre-cog” dual-clutch transmission found in the MP4-12C.

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1954 AJS E95 Porcupine motorcycle (4)
Luxury

The New most Expensive Motorcycle?

“It is arguably the most beautiful, graceful and innovative racing motorcycle ever built, the perfect blend of technology and art.” This is how Bonhams CEO, Malcolm Barber describes this extremely rare “Porcupine” bike from 1954. Only four such beauties were ever made by AJS during World War II, and this one has spent the last […]

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The Transformers-Like Bulldozer Lounge (7)
House Improvement

The Transformers-Like Bulldozer Lounge

The sturdy yet surprisingly comfortable Bulldozer Lounge was created by Efe Buluc and Mark Goetz. It was presented at the ICFF 2011 in New York and it looks like taken from the fascinating Transformers movie. The lounger has got a solid aluminum frame that’s covered with a special foam/neoprene material for extra comfort. The final […]

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