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Meet the all new Marvelous Mini

Published by on Nov 19th, 2013, No Comments

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Not too long ago we posted some spy shots of the all new 2014, Mini Cooper. Well, the time for spying is over as the third generation Mini was officially launched today.

BMW revealed the all new Mini, and while it still looks the same and features everything you’d expect from the car, it has been upgraded some what on the inside – including some brand spanking new technology to go along with it. (more…)

Aston Martin Vantage V12 vs Vantage GT 4

Published by on Nov 14th, 2013, No Comments

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The popular Drive channel on YouTube is back with another thrilling episode full of pricey, spicy and fast automobiles.

This week, they take  one of the world’s most beloved super car brands (and also James Bond’s preferred ride), Aston Martin, and pit two different models against each other.

Two drivers take on the road to establish whether a Aston Martin Vantage V12 or Aston Martin Vantage GT 4 is the best.

with the V12 being called the ‘ultimate hot rod’ and the GT 4 labelled as a ‘gentleman’s race car’ it’s really interesting to see which Martin fares better.

Check it out below:

Expensive toy: Ferrari 180 Testa Rossa toy-car up for auction

Published by on Nov 13th, 2013, No Comments

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Have you ever wondered what one of the most expensive toys in the world would look like? Would it be a 3D video gaming device? A super fancy computer? Or a prize-winning pony? No. It’s a tiny Ferrari 180 Testa Rossa toy car.

This Testa Rossa was made in Italy (obviously) and will be the headlining feature at the Art of the Automobile auction in New York.

The starting bid on this toy car? Just a cool $1 million!  (more…)

The Most Equipped Taxi in New York

Published by on Nov 12th, 2013, No Comments

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We all know that New York is famous for being a city that never sleeps, Wall Street and, of course, it’s famously below taxi’s.

With so many taxis in bustling city, what can you, as a cab driver, do to make sure you pick up more people than the other, equally yellow taxi’s? You pimp your ride, of course! And that’s exactly what this one cab driver did – and by pimp, we mean PIMPED!

Car Force One – that’s the name of the all new, decked-out cab in New York. A clever play on Barack Obama’s ride, Air Force One, this cab promises to bring you everything and then some. (more…)

DMC does a Aventador 50th Anniversary Edition

Published by on Nov 8th, 2013, No Comments

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Well would you look at that. To celebrate the Lamborghini Aventador’s 50th Anniversary, German tuner, DMC, took a Lamborghini Aventador LP 720-4 Anniversario and spiced it up.

Considering there is only 100 of these special anniversary edittions available world wide, it must be of utmost importance to let yours stand out – even if it is standing out in a small crowd.

The special anniversary edition received a very special carbon fibre rear wing from the tuner’s Molto Veloce kit.

The Anniversario boasts an upgraded 6.5 litre, V12 engine, with an added 20 horsepower on tap.

Check out the pics of the impressive, beautifully manufactured Anniversario below:

Source: CarBuzz

Will.I.Am’s $900 000 custom car creation

Published by on Nov 6th, 2013, No Comments

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Celebrities make a lot of money. Celebrities in the music industry make even more money. And if you’re a hot shot singer/rapper/producer like Will.I.Am, you probably don’t know then end of your riches.

So, with all this money lying around, what do celebrities choose to spend their cash on? Well, mostly cars. Expensive and very much ‘out-ther’ cars. We’ve seen Lamborghini’s and Bugatti’s – but Will.I.Am takes the cake with this freakish, $900 000 custom car creation. (more…)

Pagani Huayra Powerslides

Published by on Nov 4th, 2013, No Comments

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A Pagani Huayra is a sight for sore eyes. Not seen very often, but surely one of the more impressive super cars out there.

The Italian engineered sportscar has earned itself quite a reputation. One of them being it’s Top Gear record, that, might we add is still standing to this day.

The Pagani Huayra is the fastest  road-legal and streetworthy car ever to go round the Top gear test track, setting a time of 1 minute 13.8 seconds. (more…)

7 Supercars race to 300km/h – Video

Published by on Oct 31st, 2013, No Comments

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It’s not everyday that you get to see some of the world’s most powerful super cars take on the challenge of surpassing the 300km/h mark. But, today is one of those days that you do.

At the Quicksilver Exhaust Vmax 200 event, a lot of powerful cars attempted to make it to 300km/h down a runway. (more…)

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