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The 10 Best Concept Cars That Were Never Made

[credit provider=”Wikipedia” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GT_by_Citro%C3%ABn”] Concept cars are part of the automotive industry, and have been for the last 50 years. We love them, but the problem is a lot of them never make it into production.Car manufacturers often like to just give us teasers of up and coming ‘design influences’, as […]
The 10 Best Concept Cars That Were Never Made
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A Look At The Incredible Crown Jewels Of Major Countries Around The World

[credit provider=”The Official Website of the British Monarchy ” url=”http://www.royal.gov.uk/the%20royal%20collection%20and%20other%20collections/thecrownjewels/overview.aspx”] Royalty comes with lots of perks, among them access to crown jewels.If you thought that crown jewels were exclusive to Britain, you’d be wrong.
A Look At The Incredible Crown Jewels Of Major Countries Around The World
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An Australian Mint Just Produced A $50 Million Gold Coin That Weighs A Ton

[credit provider=”Perth Mint” url=”http://www.1tonnegoldcoin.com/”] This one might be a little hard to spend. An Australian mint says it has produced the world’s largest gold coin.The massive disk, imprinted with a kangaroo emblem, weighs more than a ton and is worth more than $50 million, according to NBC Los Angeles (via […]
An Australian Mint Just Produced A $50 Million Gold Coin That Weighs A Ton
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PHOTOS: Sexy German Women And Vintage U.S. Cars

[credit provider=”Carlos Kella” url=”http://www.carloskella.de/”] The term ‘recipe for success’ is one we hear a little too often, but you know that when you combine rare U.S. cars with hot German babes the result is going to be one to savour.Hamburg-based photographer Carlos Kella has done a superb job with this […]
PHOTOS: Sexy German Women And Vintage U.S. Cars
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Victoria’s Secret’s Holiday catalogue Features A $2.5 Million Bra Covered In Diamonds

[credit provider=”via Victoria’s Secret ” url=”http://vsallaccess.victoriassecret.com/2011/10/21/2011-fantasy-bra-shoot-behind-the-scenes/”] The $2.5 million bra Miranda Kerr debuted last month at a Victoria’s Secret in New York is now available for all to see (and buy) in Victoria’s Secret’s holiday catalogue.The “Fantasy Treasure Bra” features 142 carats worth of diamonds. You can catch sight of […]
Victoria’s Secret’s Holiday catalogue Features A $2.5 Million Bra Covered In Diamonds
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YACHT OF THE WEEK: Buy A ‘Country Style’ Superyacht For $181 Million

[credit provider=”BoatInternational.com” url=”http://www.boatinternational.com/yacht-sales/30203/northern-star-for-sale”] The Northern Star yacht is large enough to be its owner’s home, and a spacious one at that. It also costs more than most homes, at a staggering $181 million (via Boat International).This massive boat is a 75.4m motor yacht built by Lurssen in 2009. It accommodates […]
YACHT OF THE WEEK: Buy A ‘Country Style’ Superyacht For $181 Million
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Now India Has An ATM Machine That Dispenses Diamonds And Gold

[credit provider=”Gitanjali Group” url=”http://www.gitanjaligroup.com/media/press_releases_october_22_2011.html”] If you thought that gold bar-dispensing ATM we told you about last year was cool, wait until you hear about the ATM machine that was installed this weekend in Mumbai.The new ATM dispenses everything from gold and silver bars and coins to religious pendants and diamond […]
Now India Has An ATM Machine That Dispenses Diamonds And Gold
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Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Ferrari 360 Spider Is For Sale On eBay

[credit provider=”eBay” url=”http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/2002-FERRARI-360-SPIDER-CELEBRITY-OWNED-FRESH-BELTS-LOTS-CLUTCH-LEFT-/260870307887?pt=US_Cars_Trucks&hash=item3cbd15002f#v4-36″] Arnold Schwarzenegger’s 2002 Ferrari 360 is currently for sale on eBay (via CarBuzz).The silver sports car was put up for auction by Maserati of Sacramento, which is touting the car as “celebrity owned” and “lots of clutch left.”
Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Ferrari 360 Spider Is For Sale On eBay
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BILLIONAIRE GADGET OF THE DAY: James Bond’s Actual Rolex Watch Hits The Auction Block

[credit provider=”via Christie’s” url=”http://www.christies.com/lotfinder/james-bonds-specially-adapted-rolex-wristwatch-converted/5493348/lot/lot_details.aspx?from=salesummary&intObjectID=5493348&sid=103c1087-0ba3-4ff3-a0f4-ab108c6f1a32″] If you want to look as cool as James Bond, here’s your chance to stock up on one of his coolest accessories (via Hodinkee).The Rolex Roger Moore wore in “Live and Let Die” is up for auction through Christie’s in Geneva next month.
BILLIONAIRE GADGET OF THE DAY: James Bond’s Actual Rolex Watch Hits The Auction Block
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How Nissan Created The Ultimate Electric Car

[credit provider=”NissanUSA.com” url=”http://www.nissanusa.com/all-new-versa-sedan/?next=Homepage.pfa.Versa_iPad_Panorama.Versa_Sedan_Micro.Home.link#/all-new-versa-sedan/models/index”] Nissan has always been one of the key players in the emergence of the electric vehicle.Since the dawn of the green movement, Nissan and the Japanese car industry, have been pushing the boundaries with innovative electric technology to entice us to shift from our fossil fuelled, Earth-killers.
How Nissan Created The Ultimate Electric Car
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British Billionaire Buys Right To Dock His Yacht In The Heart Of London

[credit provider=”via James Spotting” url=”http://blog.jameslist.com/2011/british-billionaire-buys-right-to-dock-his-yacht-in-heart-of-london/”] Billionaire British mogul Joe Lewis is one of those unassuming-looking types who wields enormous clout while appearing to be a nonentity.That way, of course, you never see him coming. The Tottenham Hotspurs owner has been making headlines in the UK for an aggressive takeover of […]
British Billionaire Buys Right To Dock His Yacht In The Heart Of London
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This Woman Has A Really Weird, Large Robot Collection

Their batteries have probably all melted. I’m a bad robot mum,” says the photographer Mary Ellen Mark, looking with wry affection at the crowd of robots — pink fembots in frilly aprons! Mean metal guys with clock bellies! — that have taken up residence in her downtown loft, a place […]
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BILLIONAIRE TOY OF THE DAY: A $6,400 Toilet That Will Wash And Dry Your Backside

[credit provider=”Kohler” url=”http://www.kohler.com/numi/#overview.html”] The New York Times just published an in-depth review of Kohler’s Numi toilet, a $6,400 contraption that is basically a cross between a potty and a butler.The toilet, which costs 81 times the amount of your standard Home Depot toilet, has a touch-screen remote that flushes, cleans […]
BILLIONAIRE TOY OF THE DAY: A $6,400 Toilet That Will Wash And Dry Your Backside
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YACHT OF THE DAY: $100 Million Megayacht With A Waterfall On Deck

[credit provider=”via James Spotting” url=”http://blog.jameslist.com/2011/100-million-quinta-essentia-superyacht-for-sale/”] The brand new 180-ft. Quinta Essentia superyacht, the largest vessel ever launched by the Netherlands’ Heesen Yachts, has been listed for sale via Nakhimov Yachts for about $100 million.With sleek exterior lines by Frank Laupman of Omega Architects, the yacht’s most striking feature is a grand […]
YACHT OF THE DAY: $100 Million Megayacht With A Waterfall On Deck
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FOR SALE: A Bright Yellow Diamond That’s The Size Of A Ping Pong Ball

[credit provider=”via Sotheby’s”] Sotheby’s announced today that it will auction off the Sun-Drop diamond—a 110-carat hunk of carbon that ranks as the largest known pear-shaped fancy vivid yellow diamond in the world—at an auction in November.The diamond is one of the most impressive to come on the market in recent […]
FOR SALE: A Bright Yellow Diamond That’s The Size Of A Ping Pong Ball
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Check Out The 6-Carat Blue Diamond Ring That Just Sold For A Record-Breaking $10 Million

[credit provider=”via Sotheby’s” url=”http://www.sothebys.com/en/auctions/2011/jewels-and-jadeite-hk0364/overview.html”] Sotheby’s sold a 6.01-carat fancy vivid blue and pink diamond ring for $10.1 million at a Hong Kong auction yesterday, achieving a new world record price-per-carat for any fancy vivid blue diamond sold at auction (via Rapaport).The buyer remained anonymous. The hammer price was far higher […]
Check Out The 6-Carat Blue Diamond Ring That Just Sold For A Record-Breaking $10 Million
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Lamborghini Says It Will Confirm A Third Model Within Weeks

[credit provider=”via MotorAuthority” url=”http://www.motorauthority.com/image/100351004_2008-lamborghini-estoque-concept”] Lamborghini will decide by the “beginning of next year” on what form its third model will take—whether it’s a sedan, an SUV or something entirely unexpected.The resulting vehicle will not be on sale before 2016, says CEO Stephan Winkelmann.
Lamborghini Says It Will Confirm A Third Model Within Weeks
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Washington Redskins Owner Dan Snyder Buys One Of World’s Largest Yachts For $70 Million

[credit provider=”www.redskins.com and www.burgessyachts.com” url=”http://www.redskins.com/team/staff/daniel-snyder/fd1d5d4f-cae1-43b7-ac59-dac8c1e6db89″] Controversial Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder has purchased the 224-foot Lady Anne for $70 million, reports the Washington Post.The yacht features a spiral staircase, a library, a theatre room, and “pure white triple A-grade Thassos marble,” according to the company that currently charters it.
Washington Redskins Owner Dan Snyder Buys One Of World’s Largest Yachts For $70 Million
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Mick Jagger Has Been Recording New Tracks On Paul Allen’s Megayacht

[credit provider=”via James Spotting” url=”http://blog.jameslist.com/2011/mick-jagger%E2%80%99s-new-supergroup-takes-over-paul-allen%E2%80%99s-superyacht/”] The recording session for the first album from Mick Jagger’s new supergroup SuperHeavy had to be top secret to foil music pirates and such, and apparently no recording studio on Earth was secure enough.So the wrinkly Rolling Stone and friends took to the high seas, […]
Mick Jagger Has Been Recording New Tracks On Paul Allen’s Megayacht
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These Are The Fastest Elevators In The World

[credit provider=”via Mitsubishi” url=”http://www.mitsubishielectric.com/news/2011/0928_zoom_01.html”] Mitsubishi is setting records. The company was recently hired to install in China’s Shanghai Towers what will become the world’s fastest elevators.The elevator is expected to travel at 59 feet per second, beating the record of 55 feet per second currently held by Taipei Towers.
These Are The Fastest Elevators In The World
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UH OH: Little Tikes Recalls 1.7 Million Toy Nails For Choking Hazard

[credit provider=”TheBusyBrain” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/thebusybrain/2488319968/”] Little Tikes announced a voluntary recall of 1.7 million Workshop Sets & Trucks today due to a possible choking hazard.The recalled toy sets feature oversized plastic nails that are 3¼ inches long by 1¼ inch wide.
UH OH: Little Tikes Recalls 1.7 Million Toy Nails For Choking Hazard
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Here Are The Hottest Collectible Toys For Boys in 2011

[credit provider=”Chris Devers” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/cdevers/6107347697/sizes/m/in/photostream/”] NEW YORK (AP) — Most children love to collect things, and this year toy makers are banking on it.Taking a cue from last year’s toy hits, many of this year’s holiday offerings are toy sets or figures that kids can collect. But unlike last year, when […]
Here Are The Hottest Collectible Toys For Boys in 2011
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A Montana Tycoon Bought His Own Canadian Shipyard To Overhaul His Megayacht

[credit provider=”via James Spotting” url=”http://blog.jameslist.com/2011/largest-yacht-in-north-america-draws-canuck-crowds/”] The 328-ft. Attessa IV, owned by Montana-based billionaire Dennis Washington, has been causing a stir in British Columbia where it’s cruising the waters following a three-year renovation project.The multimillion-dollar revamp was carried out at the province’s North Vancouver shipyards. Having been lengthened in the process it […]
A Montana Tycoon Bought His Own Canadian Shipyard To Overhaul His Megayacht
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Check Out The Other Models On Display At The 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

[credit provider=”via CarBuzz” url=”http://www.carbuzz.com/news/2011/9/20/The-Girls-of-the-2011-Frankfurt-Auto-Show-7703962/”] It’s been a few days since the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show came to an exciting end.We saw some incredible cars like the Sesto Elemento, 2012 BMW M5, 2012 458 Italia, Gallardo LP570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale, Porsche 911 Carrera and a Veyron Grand Sport.
Check Out The Other Models On Display At The 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show
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HOW TO WAKE UP: 13 Absurd And Elaborate Alarm Clocks From Around The Internet

[credit provider=”WallpapersOnly” url=”http://www.wallpapersonly.net/view/i-hate-my-alarm-clock-1920×1200.html”] We’re morning-impaired. We need all the help we can get when it comes to waking up.Thankfully, various manufacturers from all over the Internet have stepped in to to help us meet this need, and they’re doing so in completely weird and over-the-top ways.
HOW TO WAKE UP: 13 Absurd And Elaborate Alarm Clocks From Around The Internet
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A Chinese Businessman Just Bought A $200,000 Bottle Of Whisky At An Airport Duty-Free Shop

[credit provider=”via The Whisky Exchange ” url=”http://blog.thewhiskyexchange.com/2010/10/dalmore-64-trinitas-at-the-whisky-exchange/”] A Chinese businessman put down a deposit on a rare bottle of whisky, the 62-year-old Dalmore single malt 62, at Singapore Airport Monday (via The Sydney Morning Herald). The $194,000 bottle is reportedly one of the most expensive ever sold, and is one of […]
A Chinese Businessman Just Bought A $200,000 Bottle Of Whisky At An Airport Duty-Free Shop
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The Top 5 Cheap Speed Thrills At The 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

[credit provider=”via CarBuzz” url=”http://www.carbuzz.com/news/2011/9/19/The-Top-5-Cheap-Speed-Thrills-from-the-2011-Frankfurt-Auto-Show-7704855/”] Too often we’re given the impression that it’s simply not affordable.No how matter how much cash is saved (the kids needs shoes, after all), it seems that owning a fast and powerful car will always be out of reach for many of us.
The Top 5 Cheap Speed Thrills At The 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show
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British Homes Are ‘Shoe Boxes’ That Keep Families From Living Happily, Says Architect Group

[credit provider=”m3nch13 via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/xie/33984856/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] Bad news for homeowners in Britain: an architects’ group has concluded that many new houses in Britain are “shameful shoebox homes” that are too small to allow families to peacefully coexist inside them, according to AFP.According to new research from the group, the Royal Institute […]
British Homes Are ‘Shoe Boxes’ That Keep Families From Living Happily, Says Architect Group
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The 10 Coolest Concept Cars At The Frankfurt Auto Show

The Frankfurt Auto Show kicks off this week, and auto manufacturers are vying for the world’s attention with a dizzying array of concept cars.From an eco-friendly BMW to a Volkswagen that seats one, here are our top picks for the coolest concept cars on display in Germany this week.
The 10 Coolest Concept Cars At The Frankfurt Auto Show
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Beyoncé And Jay-Z Are Celebrating Parenthood Aboard A Yacht In Venice

Beyonce and Jay-Z are holding court in Venice aboard the 164-ft. Proteksan Turquoise superyacht for the singer/actress’s 30th birthday.Also along for the ride are Gwyneth Paltrow and Erykah Badu. Beyonce, who is expecting a child, arrived in Venice with her husband last week and have been seeing the sights. 
Beyoncé And Jay-Z Are Celebrating Parenthood Aboard A Yacht In Venice
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Collector Loses 175 Classic Cars In Texas Wildfires

[credit provider=”ap”] Dust, ash and some metal frames of 175 classic cars are all that remain of one car lover’s collection as the wildfires continue to roar through Texas (via Jalopnik).John Chapman, 70, lost a Shelby Cobra, about a dozen Corvettes, several mid-’50s Chevys, a 1947 Studebaker pickup and a […]
Collector Loses 175 Classic Cars In Texas Wildfires
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A Chinese Collector Spent $539,280 On The Most Expensive Lot Of Wine Sold This Year

[credit provider=”rolohauck via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/rolohauck/1425101430/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] An anonymous Chinese buyer paid $539,280 for a lot of Château Lafite-Rothschild at a Christie’s auction in Hong Kong over the weekend.The price was the highest paid for any lot of wine worldwide so far this year, the auction house said.
A Chinese Collector Spent $539,280 On The Most Expensive Lot Of Wine Sold This Year
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Forget The Private Yacht And Buy Your Own Train Car Instead

[credit provider=”AJ Chavar and Kristen Boghosian/ The Washington Post ” url=”http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/travel/a-private-car-with-a-private-view/2011/09/01/gIQABn0LvJ_video.html”] Lots of people own private yachts, but big spenders looking to buy something a little more rare should consider picking up a private rail car instead (Washington Post via Mogulite).That’s right, just attach it to the back of an […]
Forget The Private Yacht And Buy Your Own Train Car Instead
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WELCOME TO THE QUAIL: Pebble Beach Car Week’s Most Exclusive Event

[credit provider=”Kevin Hulsey Illustration, Inc.” url=”http://www.khiart.com/”] The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance may be the most important event during the annual Classic Car Week on the Monterey Peninsula, but it’s certainly not the toughest to get into.That honour belongs to the Quail Motorsports Gathering, a daylong show at Quail Lodge, a […]
WELCOME TO THE QUAIL: Pebble Beach Car Week’s Most Exclusive Event
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Richard Gere’s Impressive Guitar Collection Could Sell For $1 Million At Auction

[credit provider=”Christie’s New York ” url=”http://www.christies.com//images/Presscenter/2011/Image8192011115413.jpg”] When one thinks of actors who are also musicians, Richard Gere does not necessarily top the list.But the actor’s personal collection of guitars is expected to sell for $1 million anyway, when presented at an auction by Christie’s New York Oct. 11.
Richard Gere’s Impressive Guitar Collection Could Sell For $1 Million At Auction
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PHOTOS: The Best Moments From The 2011 Pebble Beach Classic Auto Show

[credit provider=”Julie Zeveloff/Business Insider”] Each year, Classic Car Week on the Monterey Peninsula culminates with the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, a massive rally of classic cars on the eighteenth fairway of the Pebble Beach Golf Links.Thousands of spectators deck out in summer suits and attire emblazoned with the Ferrari logo […]
PHOTOS: The Best Moments From The 2011 Pebble Beach Classic Auto Show
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One In Two Kids Is Using This Product You’ve Never Heard Of

[credit provider=”Moshi Monsters”] Michael Acton Smith has been an entrepreneur for more than a decade. In 2004, he secured $10 million in funding to start UK-based Mind Candy, a gaming company.He used $9 million to make Perplex City, a real-life scavenger hunt leading one player to $200,000.
One In Two Kids Is Using This Product You’ve Never Heard Of
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The Feds Are Auctioning Off A 43-Carat Yellow Diamond That Was Seized In A Drug Sting

[credit provider=”Bid4Assets.com” url=”http://www.bid4assets.com/info/USMS/Diamond/Pic5.jpg”] The federal government is auctioning a 43.51-carat, flawless, fancy yellow diamond that was once at the centre of a money laundering scheme (via Forbes).The massive stone, known as “Golden Eye,” was seized in a drug sting in 2006 when an Ohio businessman tried to sell it to […]
The Feds Are Auctioning Off A 43-Carat Yellow Diamond That Was Seized In A Drug Sting
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FOR SALE: A $120 Million Megayacht That Goes Where Other Boats Cannot

[credit provider=”JamesList” url=”http://blog.jameslist.com/2011/240-ft-megayacht-pegaso-listed-at-120-million/”] Pegaso, a new 240-foot megayacht custom built by Freire Shipyard in Vigo, Spain, has been listed for sale via Fraser Yachts for about $120 million.The expedition-style luxury yacht, with a steel hull and aluminium superstructure, recently marked the successful completion of sea trials and is in the […]
FOR SALE: A $120 Million Megayacht That Goes Where Other Boats Cannot
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Former Popemobile Goes On Sale For $350,000

[credit provider=”Bonhams” url=”http://www.bonhams.com/usa/auction/19363/lot/416/”] The lineup at the upcoming Quail Lodge car auction in California features tons of impressive vehicles, but this might be our favourite.This 1964 Lincoln Continental Limousine was specifically adapted, per a request from the Vatican, to carry Pope Paul VI through the streets of New York when […]
Former Popemobile Goes On Sale For $350,000
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A Middle Eastern Businessman Just Paid $8 Million For A Gold-Plated Rolls Royce

[credit provider=”Stuart Hughes” url=”http://stuarthughes.com/newdawn/product_info.php?products_id=110″] Designer Stuart Hughes and Eurocash AG of Switzerland essentially just turned a car that was already an icon of wealth—the Rolls Royce Phantom—into a gold army tank (via Yahoo Auto). Click here to check out the golden Rolls Royce Phantom > An anonymous buyer, described only […]
A Middle Eastern Businessman Just Paid $8 Million For A Gold-Plated Rolls Royce
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High Quality Freshwater Pearls From China Are Flooding The Market

[credit provider=”istolethetv via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/istolethetv/2858314364/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] China has long been a major purveyor of cheap, low grade pearls to the U.S., but now the country is making higher quality pearls at low costs that are roiling the American pearl market, according to The New York Times.Half-inch pearls from Tahiti and other […]
High Quality Freshwater Pearls From China Are Flooding The Market
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This Luxury Motor Home Comes With A Parking Spot For Your Mini Cooper

[credit provider=”Vario Mobil” url=”http://www.vario-mobil.com/de/Pressemeldungen_PR_News_mobiles_Reisen/2958_Superlativ_Luxus-Wohnmobil_Landyacht/2958_Reisemobil_VARIO-Perfect_1200_auf_VOLVO_B_12_M.html”] Luxury motor home designer Vario Mobil has just released a new luxury motorhome model that give a whole new meaning to living in the lap of luxury (via Born Rich).The mobile mansion is equipped with an impressive high-power torque engine, an eco-friendly middle engine, bay windows […]
This Luxury Motor Home Comes With A Parking Spot For Your Mini Cooper
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A See-Through Pontiac From 1939 Is About To Hit The Auction Block

[credit provider=”RM Auctions” url=”http://www.rmauctions.com/search-upcoming.cfm?parentsection=search&SortBy=AL&searchSubmit=1&Sale=all&yearFrom=1939&yearTo=1939&LotNum2=&Make=&Model=#”] This antique 1939 Pontiac Deluxe Six chassis is about to be sold at the July 30th RM St. John’s auction in Plymouth, Michigan.It’s expected to sell for anywhere from $275,000 to $475,000.
A See-Through Pontiac From 1939 Is About To Hit The Auction Block
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This iPad 2 Contains Bits Of Dinosaur Thigh Bone And Costs $8 Million

[credit provider=”Stuart Hughes” url=”http://stuarthughes.com/newdawn/product_info.php?products_id=108″] Talk about lavish: if it is to be believed, this iPad 2 is encrusted in diamonds, covered in the world’s oldest rock, and contains splinters from the thigh bone of a dinosaur (via Mashable).The decadent gadget comes from London-based luxury designer Stuart Hughes and costs $8.2 […]
This iPad 2 Contains Bits Of Dinosaur Thigh Bone And Costs $8 Million
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Naomi Campbell And Her Russian Billionaire Boyfriend Have Been Cruising Turkey In A Yacht That Costs $300,000 A Week

[credit provider=”Courtesy JamesList” url=”http://blog.jameslist.com/2011/naomi-campbell-sets-sail-on-bleu-de-nimes/”] Call it the summer of the sybaritic supermodels and their superyachts; in the wake of Kate Moss’ voyage aboard Sir Philip Green’s Lionchase, Naomi Campbell has been doing a bit of luxury yachting herself.Campbell and her Russian billionaire boyfriend Vladislav Doronin have been cruising the coast of Turkey in […]
Naomi Campbell And Her Russian Billionaire Boyfriend Have Been Cruising Turkey In A Yacht That Costs $300,000 A Week
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Three Rare Italian Sports Cars Unearthed In A Dusty Texas Barn

[credit provider=”Courtesy of Jalopnik” url=”http://jalopnik.com/barn-finds/”] For the past several years, car collectors in Texas had heard rumours of a secret stash of near-showroom condition Italian sports cars, tucked away and nearly forgotten.The rumours were true, but the mystery remains intact.
Three Rare Italian Sports Cars Unearthed In A Dusty Texas Barn
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Sarkozy Spent $410 Million Overhauling Air France One

[credit provider=”AP Images”] It’s well known that French President Nicholas Sarkozy likes to live lavishly; remember when he installed a $400,000 shower in Paris’ Grand Palace?Now, his opulent taste has spread to his presidential plane, an $82 million Airbus 330 that was recently revamped to the tune of $410 million, […]
Sarkozy Spent $410 Million Overhauling Air France One
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FOR SALE: A Tiger-Hunting Rolls Royce Built For An Indian Maharaja

[credit provider=”Courtesy of Bonhams” url=”http://www.bonhams.com/eur/press/5932/”] A rare, 1925 custom-designed Rolls-Royce New Phantom is about to go on sale in Carmel, California at Bonhams’ annual two-day Quail Lodge Sale during Pebble Beach Car Week.The car, which is expected to sell for between $750,000 and $1 million, was built as a tiger […]
FOR SALE: A Tiger-Hunting Rolls Royce Built For An Indian Maharaja
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The 15 Most Expensive Yachts In The World

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:MYEclipse-Frederikshavn-Denmark.JPG”] There is arguably no greater symbol of wealth than an enormous, gleaming, luxurious yacht.Yachts are the ultimate toys for those who have out-earned the modes of common recreation. They offer privacy, extravagance, and comfort tailored to the exact specifications of the owner.
The 15 Most Expensive Yachts In The World
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The Five Most Expensive American Cars Of All Time

[credit provider=”kassch via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/ruiznumerouno/3360966602/sizes/m/in/photostream/”] Grab yourself a bottle of Bud–or second thought, make that a crate.Kick back on your LazyBoy armchair, tell the wife to make you some nachos and put on your cowboy hat, as we talk about the Yeeeehaaaaa world of the most expensive American cars.
The Five Most Expensive American Cars Of All Time
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Hunt Like A Royal With This $300,000 Swedish Hunting Rifle

[credit provider=”Courtesy of VO Vapen/ Driven” url=”http://driven.urbandaddy.com/2011/07/18/the-rifle-of-the-gods/”] Swedish gun and rifle maker VO Vapen, founded in 1977 by master gunsmith Viggo Olsson, fashions the world’s most exclusive handmade hunting rifles. Their newest creation is designed as a tribute to the Vikings and the Norse gods – behold the VO Viking […]
Hunt Like A Royal With This $300,000 Swedish Hunting Rifle
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Now You Can Rent Roman Abramovich’s Megayacht For $2 Million A Week

[credit provider=”Courtesy JamesList”] JamesList Exclusive: Barely six months after he finally took delivery of the Eclipse, the world’s largest private yacht, Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich is offering it up for charter at a rate of $2 million per week, we can exclusively reveal.The 538-ft. Blohm + Voss behemoth is available via ultra-exclusive brokerage SuperYachtsMonaco, […]
Now You Can Rent Roman Abramovich’s Megayacht For $2 Million A Week
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How The Jeep Evolved From From Army SUV To Teen Dream Car

[credit provider=”Flickr Tim Bounds” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/tabounds/3253512894/”] They may not have the sleek styling of Pinnerfarina, but with their raw, powerful presence and fascinating military heritage, the hardy Jeep is a motoring classic in its own right.Even Le Mans actor Steve McQueen fell for its charms: He owned a unique Chevy V-8-powered Jeep CJ […]
How The Jeep Evolved From From Army SUV To Teen Dream Car
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Skip The Summer Vacation And Buy These 10 Cool Outdoor Toys Instead

[credit provider=”glutnix via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/glutnix/339424526/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] Airlines can’t rob you for peak airfare and Hollywood studios can’t charge you double for 3-D versions of bad movies if you decide to play with toys in your own backyard instead.A TripAdvisor (EXPE) survey found that 86% of Americans plan to travel this summer, […]
Skip The Summer Vacation And Buy These 10 Cool Outdoor Toys Instead
Tech

Now You Can Drink Your Coffee Out Of A Camera Lens

[credit provider=”PhotoJoJo” url=”http://photojojo.com/store/awesomeness/camera-lens-mug/”] Why not, right?PhotoJoJo is selling these wacky thermoses made out of camera lenses. They’re only models, not actual hollowed-out lenses, but the realism is uncanny — each one is modelled after real Canon lenses.
Now You Can Drink Your Coffee Out Of A Camera Lens
Tech

WATCH: The Flying Car Is Real And Now It’s Street Legal

[credit provider=”Aisha Mansoor” url=”http://aisha-mansoor.blogspot.com/2010/11/terrafugia-flying-car.html”] The Terrafugia Transition Aircraft — fancy talk for “flying car” — has just been deemed safe for the roads by the US Department of Transportation.According to its specifications, it gets 35 miles to the gallon as a car and consumes 5 gallons per hour as a […]
WATCH: The Flying Car Is Real And Now It’s Street Legal
Lifestyle

PHOTOS: 25 Ferraris That Were Destroyed In Car Wrecks

[credit provider=”WreckedExotics.com” url=”http://www.wreckedexotics.com/458/”] Ferrari may be the most recognisable sports car in the world.But the iconic autos are not so easy to recognise once they’ve been crushed, flipped, or even overrun by larger vehicles.
PHOTOS: 25 Ferraris That Were Destroyed In Car Wrecks
Lifestyle

Maserati Is Making An SUV, But It Probably Won’t Have A Ferrari Engine

[credit provider=”Chrysler” url=”http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1061910_maserati-suv-may-not-get-ferrari-engine-after-all”] Though Fiat-Chrysler boss Sergio Marchionne previously suggested that a new SUV model planned for Maserati would feature a Ferrari engine, something he described as “rock and roll,” there’s word that a Hemi V-8 is more likely to get the tick of approval.The reason?
Maserati Is Making An SUV, But It Probably Won’t Have A Ferrari Engine
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