CARS

1907 Harley-Davidson strap tank auctions for US$650,000

A 1907 Harley-Davidson Strap Tank recently sold for US$650,000 during a sale held by Mecum Auctions. These earliest Harley-Davidson ‘strap tank’ models are the rarest and most coveted of all Milwaukee machinery, and this 1907 model is one of the first 207 built, including the prototypes. The serial number (#2037) suggests it is the 37th Harley-Davidson built in 1907, making ... Read More »

JAMES BOND’S 1977 Lotus Esprit 007 Submarine sold for US$968,000

Remember a couple of months ago we wrote about how the 1977 Lotus Esprit 007 Submarine was going up for sale at RM Auctions? Yes well, the auction’s over. After a fervent bidding battle that can only be worthy of James Bond’s wondermobile from The Spy Who Loved Me, it sold for £616,000 (about US$968,000) to a telephone bidder.Raymond Benson, ... Read More »

Yellow Maserati GranTurismo Coupe 2015 in Capital

Maserati  is an Italian luxury car manufacturer established on December 1, 1914, in Bologna. The Maserati tagline is “Luxury, sports and style cast in exclusive cars”,and the brand’s mission statement is to “Build ultra-luxury performance automobiles with timeless Italian style, accommodating bespoke interiors, and effortless, signature sounding power”. Base MSRP: $183,809 Read More »

Taxi doll in capital

If you’re a real stickler, you can make sure to travel with licensed cabbies, who drive either yellow or green cars or have an official-looking sticker on their windshield. But most people don’t seem to care. And you won’t either. In metro lingo, getting to where you need to go might involve “transferring” from one taxi terminal (or hotspot) to ... Read More »

Preview of Mercedes GLC Coupé Concept

Naturally, the folks from Stuttgart couldn’t sit idly by and let their Bavarian rivals be unchallenged in a market segment. Which is why late last year, Mercedes armed itself with the 2016 GLE Coupe as its weapon against the X6. Now, Mercedes followed up with a new X4 fighter — the GLC Coupe Concept— at the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show. ... Read More »

The Vintage Electric CRUZ e-bike 2015

Vintage Electric Bikes releases their 2nd model the CRUZ, with 50 limited edition bikes available on a first-come first-serve basis.California based Vintage Electric™ wheeled onto the Electric Bike scene in August of 2013 with the debut of their flagship model the E-Tracker. The bike gained widespread attention as the “E-Flyer”, a bespoke E-Tracker created by Vintage Electric for car manufacturer ... Read More »

This Golden Pontiac Trans Am, Is Selling It For $3.7 Million!

€3,400,000 or nearly US$3.7 million, excluding German sales tax (VAT at 19 per cent)! There’s no denying that its creator, All Naeemi, spent boatloads of man-hours and money to build this custom Pontiac Trans Am – and good for him, but the selling price is just as surreal as the car itself. Read More »

The Cars that changed the world

Over the years, there have been thousands of car models, some very beautiful, many more less so. Others have been extremely fast, spacious, capable, etc. The car has typically evolved with most manufacturers content to imitate rather than revolutionize. It makes sense after all, as there is no risk in being conservative. But few have been truly innovative and revolutionized ... Read More »

10 Fastest Cars In The World And Their Price

Only fifteen of these were made and they have all already been sold. The ST1 is the first crack at a supercar (hypercar, whatever you wish to call it) by Danish company Zenvo. It comes equipped with 6.8 liter V8 that puts out over 1,100 horsepower, and can reach a top speed over 230 mph. 10. Zenvo ST1 –  233 ... Read More »

The luminescent car!

Nissan (NSANF) has created a special glow-in-the-dark Leaf to advertise the benefits of charging the electric car from solar panels.The luminescent car is covered in a special paint that absorbs energy from the sun during the day and emits a blue glow for up to 10 hours at night. It was created by Nissan in Europe by spraying the car ... Read More »