Tattooed Lamborghini

The car was actually done in sharpie markers on the paint and then finished with a clear coat for protection. It took about 2 weeks total. Prestige (Lamborghini Miami) definitely shocked a lot of people when this car was first seen in California during the Concorso Italiano/Pebble Beach week. See more images HERE.  

Most Ticketed Cars 2008

Here’s a neat little report on the most ticketed cars of 2008 compiled by a third party research group for the insurance companies… ISO Quality Planning, a company specializing in helping insurance companies identify risk, has compiled a list of the most heavily ticketed vehicles on the road, and lead feet everywhere can check itContinue reading “Most Ticketed Cars 2008”

The Car Of The Future Promised For October

Aptera Motors has rolled out the first pre-production model of the 2e, an all-electric three-wheeled two-seater that gets the equivalent of 200 mpg and goes 100 miles on a charge. It’s a significant milestone for the Southern California startup, which plans to put the first cars in driveways by Halloween and looks like a contenderContinue reading “The Car Of The Future Promised For October”

Stagecoach, The Presidential Limo

President-elect Barack Obama is getting a new ride to go with his new address on Jan. 20. General Motors Corp. recently delivered to the U.S. Secret Service a brand new presidential limousine (codenamed Stagecoach), replacing the 2006 model Cadillac DTS presidential limousine that President George W. Bush has used. The new limousine, dubbed the 2009Continue reading “Stagecoach, The Presidential Limo”

The New York Times 8th Annual Year In Ideas

Please click HERE for the New York Times Year in Ideas issue. For the eighth year in a row, they have compiled an alphabetical digest of ideas, from A to Z (almost) that features a whole slew of essays about the interesting concepts that people have come up with during 2008.  

Ferrari Scuderia Spider 16M

To celebrate the winning of its 16th Formula 1 constructor’s championship last week, Ferrari has unleashed the new Scuderia Spider 16M ($TBA). The fastest open-top Ferrari ever, the Scuderia Spider 16M has a 510 hp 4.3L V8 (0-60 in 3.7 seconds and a top speed of 195 mph) that’s partnered with a smooth 6-speed F1Continue reading “Ferrari Scuderia Spider 16M”

Shelby Slot Car Race Track

Forget stealing your young one’s latest set and get yourself an adult-sized slot car setup with the Shelby Slot Car Race Track ($250; Dec. 1). Featuring over 63 feet of track, the set comes with two intricately-detailed reproductions of the Shelby Daytona Coupes seen in the 1964 24 Hours of Le Mans, each of whichContinue reading “Shelby Slot Car Race Track”

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