Art in the Fast Lane

American Fine Art Talks Fine Art and Fast Cars Many people admire and collect art, but very few families truly love and appreciate art in every form, one of these select families is the Koss family. Their gallery, American Fine Art, Inc. in Old Town Scottsdale (3908 North Scottsdale Rd.), is a 12,000 square foot gallery for 19th, 20th, and 21st century European and American masters such as Picasso, Dali, Warhol, Miro, and Banksy to name a few where one can experience the artwork with world class art consultants to help guide them when investing and collecting fine art. The gallery […]

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Pagani Huayra Codalunga, Grandi Complicazioni on Wheels

Pagani Automobili is delighted to present the latest bespoke creation from Horacio Pagani: the Huayra Codalunga, a limited edition of just five vehicles, produced in close collaboration with clients. Beneath the elegant and sinuous shape lies state-of-the-art Pagani mechanical engineering. Approved for road use all over the world, the price of this new hypercar starts from $7.13 million. A collaborative project, bringing together many hearts and minds… “A client is not someone who only buys from you once. A real client comes back again and again” – Horacio Pagani, Founder & Chief Designer, Pagani Automobili. In 2018, two Pagani collectors […]

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The All-New 2023 BMW M4 CSL

A legend is reborn. As its 50th birthday celebrations gather steam, BMW M GmbH is unveiling a very special limited edition model. The new 2023 BMW M4 CSL fuses old-school racing passion with innovative technology to create an inimitable performance experience. Its standalone character profile is rooted in two core features: a power hike of 40 hp over the current BMW M4 Competition to 543 hp and a 240-pound reduction in weight. Intelligent lightweight design, purity of purpose. The new BMW M4 CSL represents a highly concentrated showcase for the racing craft of BMW M GmbH and its expertise in […]

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Rolls-Royce Phantom: A New Expression

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars announces a new expression for Phantom Series II. Adaptations to the eighth-generation Phantom include ‘light-touch’ visual and aesthetic enhancements in line with client requests and feedback. “Phantom occupies an unrivalled position at the very apex of the luxury world. As our pinnacle product, it represents the very best of Rolls-Royce design, engineering and craftsmanship – a perfect blend of vision, creativity, the finest materials, skill, patience and precision. With Phantom Series II, we have retained and carefully protected everything our clients love about this superlative and luxurious item; subtle, yet meaningful enhancements reflect their evolving tastes and […]

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2023 Porsche 911 Sport Classic Revealed

The new 911 Sport Classic is the second of four collector’s items that Porsche has presented from its Heritage Design strategy. The 911 Sport Classic is back, and this time it is coming to the U.S. market. Featuring the distinctive and purpose-driven ducktail spoiler that pays tribute to the 911 Carrera RS 2.7 of the early 1970s, production of the new iteration is limited to 1,250 examples worldwide. The new 911 Sport Classic is based on the 911 Turbo S, benefitting from its wide-body layout. Unlike the 911 Turbo models, the Sport Classic is available exclusively with a seven-speed manual […]

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Mercedes-AMG G 63 “Edition 55” exclusive model to mark “55 years of AMG” anniversary

AMG – for 55 years these three letters have signified top-level performance, exclusivity, and high driving dynamics worldwide. The G-Class has held a unique position in the AMG portfolio for over two decades and represents the pinnacle of off-road driving performance. Its cult status makes it the ideal ambassador to ring in the 55th anniversary of the performance luxury brand with the Mercedes-AMG G 63 “Edition 55.” Exquisite details underline Mercedes-AMG’s claim to offer customers the highest possible individuality and exclusivity. Limited to 55 units in the U.S., the anniversary model will be available later this year. “From a two-man […]

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Lotus Eletre: the World’s First Electric Hyper-SUV

The ongoing transformation of Lotus to a truly global performance car brand has reached its most significant milestone yet. The all-new and all-electric Lotus Eletre is a striking and progressive Hyper-SUV – the first of a new breed of pure electric SUVs. It takes the core principles and Lotus DNA from more than 70 years of sports car design and engineering, evolving them into a desirable all-new lifestyle car for the next generation of Lotus customers. The company’s famed expertise in the fields of ride and handling, steering and optimised aerodynamics have been carefully and respectfully evolved. The Eletre takes […]

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The Largest Mecum Glendale Auction Ever is March 16–19

A 2006 Ford GT once owned by NFL Hall of Famer John Elway from the Mile High Collection, an AACA National First Prize-winning 1929 Duesenberg Model J Murphy Convertible Coupe J-142/2165 and other great cars are among the approximately 1,500 vehicles and 200 road art items that will be offered at Mecum Glendale March 16–19 in State Farm Stadium. The auction company’s Glendale event –– the largest to date –– features a docket of high-profile cars from the Mile High, Marty Nelson, Jim Osterman, Triple B and Michael Brown collections as well as individual headliners. Nelson, Osterman, Michael Brown, Triple […]

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The 2022 Cayenne Platinum Edition models

Extensive standard features and exclusive accents heighten the comfort and daily usability of the SUV Porsche is expanding the Cayenne model range with the introduction of the Platinum Edition models, which are characterized by exclusive design elements painted in Satin Platinum and an added level of standard equipment. The outcome is an even more stylish appearance and an attractive value proposition. The Platinum Edition will be available for Cayenne, Cayenne E-Hybrid and Cayenne S models as well as the respective Coupe derivatives. The luxurious and stylish appearance of the Cayenne Platinum Edition is emphasized by many model specific design details […]

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Golden Cars and Collections Mark the 50th Anniversary of Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale

The Mile-High, GM Heritage and Flying Marlin collections, a stellar group of Shelby Cobras, Shelby Mustangs and Ford GTs and marquee cars such as a 1955 300SL Mercedes-Benz Gullwing coupe, 1967 Chevrolet Yenko Super Camaro 427/ 450, a 2014 McLaren P1 and a 2015 Porsche 918 Spyder are among the highlights of the 2022 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction as the company celebrates 50 years, January 22–30. During the 2022 edition of Arizona Car Week, approximately 350,000 car lovers and celebrities will visit WestWorld of Scottsdale to celebrate a half century of automotive excellence at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2022. The docket of approximately […]

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New Range Rover SV

With exclusive design details and material choices throughout, the New Range Rover SV from Special Vehicle Operations will offer greater scope for personalization than ever before. It’s estimated New Range Rover SV can be configured in more than 1.6 million* different ways. Ahead of order books opening in early 2022, customers can learn more about the New Range Rover SV luxury and personalization at landroverusa.com. New Range Rover SV is distinguished by carefully crafted enhancements that showcase and complement the vehicle’s modernist design. Exclusive front bumper and five-bar grille designs set the new flagship model apart, with the lower aperture […]

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Barrett-Jackson Celebrates 50 Years at 2022 Scottsdale Auction

After hosting the first Fiesta de los Autos Elegantes at the Safari Resort in Scottsdale in 1967, the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company was formed in late 1971 ahead of the company’s first auction in January the following year. This year, the event celebrates its golden anniversary, and Highline Autos recalls come glittering moments. Approximately 350,000 car lovers will visit WestWorld of Scottsdale, January 22–30, to celebrate a half century of automotive magic. Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2022 will feature a spectacular docket of hypercars, American muscle, exotics, resto-mods, vintage classics; all are expected to be offered at No Reserve. Returning is the Barrett-Jackson […]

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The new Mercedes-AMG SL: The new edition of an icon

The new Mercedes-AMG SL, the new edition of an icon, returns to its roots with a classic soft top and sporty character. At the same time, the luxurious roadster as a 2+2 seater is particularly suitable for everyday use and puts its power down on the road with all-wheel drive for the first time. High-tech components such as AMG ACTIVE RIDE CONTROL suspension with active anti-roll stabilization, rear-axle steering, and optionally available AMG ceramic high-performance composite brake system are available. In combination with the Handcrafted AMG 4.0-liter V8 biturbo engine, this results in a driving experience of the highest order. […]

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2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Elevates the American Supercar

Most capable Z06 ever arrives on global stage, powered by all-new LT6 DOHC V-8 The next chapter in the mid-engine Corvette journey begins today with the introduction of the 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06, a new American supercar that puts the world on notice. Arriving two years after the first production mid-engine Corvette Stingray debuted and captivated a worldwide audience, the Z06 is designed and engineered to act as a precision tool for the track. The Z06’s striking appearance, sound and tactile feel are the result of intense focus. With new, wider sculpted front and rear fascia designs that define a […]

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Lotus confirms full specification and price of all-new Emira V6 First Edition

Lotus has confirmed the price and full specification of the all-new Emira V6 First Edition. The car, fully loaded with a host of desirable technology, infotainment and comfort features plus unique badging, costs $103,915. The price in major European markets has also been released, including in Germany where the car is $111,330. Prices in other international markets, including USA and China, will be released in the coming weeks. Production of the Emira V6 First Edition will start in the spring, with the ‘i4’ four-cylinder First Edition arriving in the autumn. Matt Windle, Managing Director, Lotus Cars, commented: “The Emira is […]

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Rolls-Royce and Electric Power: A Prophecy, A Promise and an Undertaking

Electrification has long been promoted as the future of automotive propulsion.  Mainstream manufacturers are increasingly embracing hybrid and battery electric vehicle (BEV) technology, supported by the expansion of national charging infrastructures. To date, Rolls-Royce has communicated its electrification strategy in three simple statements: The marque will introduce an all-electric car this decade (2020 – 2030). This car will be a pure BEV, not a hybrid of any kind. It will be launched only when the time is right, and every element meets Rolls-Royce’s technical, aesthetic and performance standards. There is considerable interest and media speculation surrounding Rolls-Royce’s plans.  Ahead of […]

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2022 Acura NSX Type S

Most Powerful and Quickest Road-Going Acura Ever with 600 hp Delivering quicker acceleration, sharper cornering and a more emotional driving experience than any road-going NSX ever, the new 600 horsepower 2022 NSX Type S raises the already impressive performance of the cutting-edge electrified supercar. Making its global debut today during the world-famous Monterey Car Week, NSX Type S is the ultimate expression of the brand’s commitment to Precision Crafted Performance and firmly establishes Type S as Acura’s performance halo. In celebration of the final year of second generation NSX production, every 2022 Acura NSX produced at the Performance Manufacturing Center […]

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Lamborghini Countach LPI 800-4

A design and technology benchmark for modern super sports cars, reimagined for a new era Automobili Lamborghini unveils the Countach LPI 800-4: a futuristic limited edition paying homage to the Countach’s iconic status as a revolutionary design and technology rule-breaker and recreated for the 21st century. Its puristic lines are immediately recognizable from the Countach legacy: the patriarch of modern super sports cars and Lamborghini design. With its aspirated V12 engine combined with Lamborghini’s hybrid supercapacitor technology, the Countach LPI 800-4 retains the inimitable V12 experience and sound from its Longitudinale Posteriore (LP) mounted powerplant combined with the hybrid (I) […]

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The McLaren 765LT Spider

Extreme performance and new heights of driver engagement from McLaren’s most powerful-ever convertible supercar Complementing the 765LT ‘Longtail’ coupe unveiled last year – all of which are sold – the new Spider is McLaren’s most powerful-ever convertible supercar and brings highest-ever levels of driver engagement to the McLaren LT experience. Engineered in addition with the other core attributes intrinsic to any McLaren Longtail – minimized weight, track-focused dynamics and optimized aerodynamics – the 765LT Spider has all of the class-leading abilities of the coupe and also meets the LT demand for exclusivity: just 765 cars will be available globally for […]

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13th special edition boat from Mercedes-AMG and Cigarette Racing

Incredible new 2,250 horsepower Cigarette 41’ Nighthawk AMG Black Series draws inspiration from the performance flagship Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series Mercedes-AMG and Cigarette Racing presented the all-new Cigarette 41′ Nighthawk AMG Black Series special edition boat, alongside the breathtaking new on-road performance benchmark, the Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series. As the 13th boat jointly developed in this longstanding partnership, this boat is the latest in an impressive line of highly exclusive special edition performance vessels. The new Cigarette 41′ Nighthawk AMG Black Series promises direct and unfiltered performance, combined with iconic design and luxurious features, with exclusivity and craftsmanship unlike any […]

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Ferrari’s new 296 GTB

The 296 GTB, the latest evolution of Maranello’s mid-rear-engined two-seater berlinetta, was premiered today during an online event broadcast on Ferrari’s social media and web channels. The 296 GTB redefines the whole concept of fun behind the wheel, guaranteeing pure emotions not just when pushing the car to its limits, but also in day-to-day driving situations. The 296 GTB ushers in an authentic revolution for Ferrari as it introduces a new engine type to flank the marque’s multi-award-winning 8- and 12-cylinder power units: a new 663 cv 120° V6 coupled with an electric motor capable of delivering a further 122 […]

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Limited Edition Aston Martin V12 Speedster

Just 88 examples of the Aston Martin V12 Speedster are available to buyers worldwide and today the brand is unveiling details of a custom specification that is certain to underscore the cars’ instant collector’s item status. The new car aligns gracefully with a heritage that features not only the exceptional DBR1, but also the breathtaking CC100 which was unveiled in 2013 as a stunning celebration of Aston Martin’s century of sports car excellence – reflecting the sporting heritage and exceptional design capability woven throughout well over 100 years of Aston Martin history. The DBR1 is, to date, the most successful […]

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Rolls-Royce Introduces Utterly Unique Coachbuilt ‘Boat Tail’ Commission

As a House of Luxury, Rolls-Royce imbues its products with meaning. A Rolls-Royce serves as a canvas onto which clients reflect their personal tastes, express ambitions and often, define legacies. The Bespoke treatment of a Rolls-Royce elegantly reflects its status as ‘the best car in the world’ while stylishly expressing the personality of its commissioning client. Ever increasingly, clients appreciate and enjoy the marque’s Bespoke capabilities and Rolls-Royce is called upon, by its clients, to integrate itself into their lives in meaningful ways. The brand and its clients have become progressively closer and the designers, engineers and craftspeople at the […]

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Ford Performance Debuts New Lightweight Carbon Fiber Upgrade Parts, Boosting Track-Focused Style of Mustang Shelby GT500

Showcased at a GT500 track tour event at Texas Motor Speedway outside Dallas, the parts are the first aftermarket carbon fiber accessories offered by Ford Performance for the pinnacle pony car since the latest-generation GT500 debuted last year. All four components go on sale today at performanceparts.ford.com. The new easy-to-install carbon fiber Ford Performance Parts, parts numbers and MSRPs are: •Hood vent and rain tray kit, M-16612-C20, $1,185 •Front splitter with belly pan for placement at car’s lower, forward-leading edge and under section, M-16601-MCF, $1,820 • Front bumper insert that fits between car’s upper and lower grille intakes, M-17750-MCF, $1,150 •Rear […]

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