$1.8-million Vario Perfect ultra-luxury motorhome is 2 Mercedes in 1

For last year’s Düsseldorf Caravan Salon, Variomobil introduced the fourth generation of its “Perfect” line of ultra-luxury motorhomes, revealing the Mercedes Actros-based Perfect 1000. How do you follow up such an impressive exhibition appearance? By … Continue reading $1.8-million Vario Perfect ultra-luxury motorhome is 2 Mercedes in 1

Astell&Kern aims for power users with Kann Alpha digital audio player

If you’ve got cash to burn and you like your digital audio players to be chunky, angular and capable, Astell&Kern is probably already on your radar. The new Kann Alpha ticks all of those boxes and more.Continue ReadingCategory: Music, TechnologyTags: P… Continue reading Astell&Kern aims for power users with Kann Alpha digital audio player

Mercedes-Benz gets all postmodern with a G-Wagen race car

The Chief Creative Director of Mercedes-Benz has teamed up with the Men’s Artistic Director of Louis Vuitton to produce … this hideous thing. Project Geländewagen re-conceptualizes the G-Wagen as a race car, and if you think the sanded-down exterior … Continue reading Mercedes-Benz gets all postmodern with a G-Wagen race car

Concept mega-yacht would let owner swan around in luxury

The Jet Capsule isn’t an ugly duckling by any means, but designer Pierpaolo Lazzarini imagines a beautiful swan with his latest creation, the Avanguardia. The mega-yacht would feature a small watercraft that would serve as a removable cockpit in this a… Continue reading Concept mega-yacht would let owner swan around in luxury

Grand Wagoneer Concept introduced as a Jeep model – and sub-brand

Jeep has introduced a new Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer concept as a full-sized, three-row SUV in the premium segment. The Grand Wagoneer shown has much in common with the Grand Cherokee, and likely shows what the Wagoneer name would mean to other Jeep m… Continue reading Grand Wagoneer Concept introduced as a Jeep model – and sub-brand

New Mercedes-Benz S-Class gets a total makeover with 4-wheel steering

Mercedes-Benz is taking its flagship luxury limousine up a notch, and throwing the kitchen sink at it in the process. From rear wheel steering, to body language interpretation, to voice control in 27 languages, it’s an exercise in total opulence.Contin… Continue reading New Mercedes-Benz S-Class gets a total makeover with 4-wheel steering

Lunaz 300-mile electric drive sparks new life into classic Rolls-Royces

To ensure that future generations never want for the timeless style of generations past, Lunaz has launched ahead with its all-electric Rolls-Royce restomods. Rarely are we surprised these days at classic cars electrified to modern-day standards, but t… Continue reading Lunaz 300-mile electric drive sparks new life into classic Rolls-Royces

4×4-inspired Aquanaut yacht explores deeper with onboard submarine

SUVs and crossovers are such an unstoppable force right now they’ve started to infiltrate yacht design. More than once in the past we’ve seen a declaration something like “the SUV of the high seas,” and Italian design firm Officina Armare has a new int… Continue reading 4×4-inspired Aquanaut yacht explores deeper with onboard submarine

The “perfect storm” behind Aerion’s supersonic business jet

Between Virgin Galactic, Boom, Spike and Aerion, a new crop of contenders are springing up to pick up where the Concorde left off, putting supersonic civilian flight back on the menu after nearly 20 years without it.Continue ReadingCategory: Aircraft, … Continue reading The “perfect storm” behind Aerion’s supersonic business jet

Diamond encrusted watches use world’s smallest mechanical movement

Fancy Swiss watchmaker Jaeger-LeCoultre has released a couple of new squillion-dollar, super tiny timepieces – the Snowdrop and the Bangle – featuring a 91-year-old mechanical movement that’s still the world’s smallest.Continue ReadingCategory: Wearabl… Continue reading Diamond encrusted watches use world’s smallest mechanical movement