Archive for Luxury Car Spotlight

Photos: 2012 Kuwait Concours Sneak Peek – Concours Cars

The Kuwait Concours d’Elegance is in the Italian style as are many revived Concours d’Elegance held since the 1980s. The focal point of the show is hand-made classic cars, featuring automobiles from the early stages of the automotive industry through to custom-made cars of the mid-1970s. Here are a few sneak peek photos taken with […]

The New Aston Martin V12 Zagato

Gaydon – With the final design signed-off and engineering development work progressing apace, Aston Martin today reveals the first images of the new V12 Zagato (road car) scheduled for production later this year. The V12 Zagato is the pinnacle of the Vantage range. It is also the latest expression of a successful creative collaboration that […]

2012 Kuwait Concours d’ Elegance Schedule

The Kuwait Concours d’Elegance is rapidly becoming one of the world’s premier celebrations of the automobile. This premier international concours event is the only of its kind in the Middle East and now in its third year. The people of Kuwait are profound auto enthusiasts and huge aficionados of American muscle cars. The Kuwait Concours […]

Video: Cadillac Tunes ATS for Refined Performance Sound

DETROIT – The all-new 2013 Cadillac ATS is being exhaustively developed to achieve excellent driving dynamics – and that performance focus extends to the sounds it makes. While designers define how a car looks and engineers develop how it feels, other experts carefully craft how a luxury performance car should sound. Kyle Stanforth, noise and […]

Photos: The Aston Martin V12 Zagato to be Officially Unveiled at the 2012 Kuwait Concours

Aston Martin has announced that they will unveil the all new V12 Zagato production car at the third annual Kuwait Concours d’Elegance taking place February 15-18, 2012. “With its effortless beauty guaranteed to stir the senses, the V12 Zagato is destined to be one of the most highly coveted models in Aston Martin’s 98‑year history,” […]

Cadillac CUE Wins Popular Mechanics Award

Only automaker to make magazine’s list of top gadgets at CES DETROIT – Cadillac CUE, the new user experience for intuitive in-vehicle connectivity and control, received a Popular Mechanics Top Gadgets of CES 2012: Editors’ Choice Award at this year’s International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Cadillac was the only automaker selected. The awards […]

RM Auctions: Ferraris Lead the Way to RM’s $25.5 Million Arizona Sale

- RM Auctions kicks off 2012 with more than $25.5 million in sales and a 89 percent sell-through at the Arizona Biltmore – Top-seller: 1957 Ferrari 410 Superamerica Scaglietti Coupe achieves $1,815,000 – Auction attracts bidders from 21 countries around the world – RM continues its 2012 calendar in Florida with the presentation of the […]

Photos: 2013 Bentley Continental GTC V8

The red winged ‘B’ and black gloss grille provide a strong indicator that a different Bentley powerplant nestles in the engine bay of the Bentley Continental GT V8 and its convertible stablemate. Settle into the supportive cobra-style seats, press the start button, and all is revealed. The new 4.0 litre Bentley engine comes to life […]

Photos: 2012 Lexus LF-LC Concept

Lexus unveiled the Lexus LF-LC Concept 2+2 hybrid sport coupe at the 2012 North American International Auto Show showcasing the future design direction for Lexus with an emphasis on a driver-focused vehicle. The Lexus LF-LC displays the new Lexus design language in its bold interpretation of the signature Lexus spindle grille and rear architecture. Sumptuous […]

Photos: 2011 Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrow Concept

The designers at the Mercedes-Benz Advanced Design Studio in Carlsbad, California have created a Hollywood-style homage for Mercedes-Benz to 125 years of innovation in automotive technology and design. The leading roles are played by two high-tech characters which have been instrumental in reconciling safety and stylish design in automobiles: the Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrow cult racing […]