Nearly 60 years ago, a legend was born in German city of Sindelfingen which was way ahead of its time in automotive technology, class and design too. Ye we are talking about the 1954 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL better known as the “Gullwing”. Now 60 years later this icon has served as an inspiration for dottling who have represented some of the finest German handcrafting since 1919 and here they are with the masterpiece the Colosimo Double Wing watch safe which is entirely based on its famous automotive model.
It surely looks like an alien device at first sight but the picture to your left is actually a car themed PC case mod “MAYHEM” aka Dirt Showdown PC which is inspired by Codemasters’ new DIRT spin-off racing game which is specially built for AMD Giveaway on facebook. The PC case mod is built by modifying the Artic White Define R3 mid tower by the Fractal-Design. The Dirt Showdown PC is powered by an AMD 8-core FX-8150 3.6GHz processor and comes with Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 for better resolution.
Weighing at only 975g, Gigabyte which is much known for their motherboards has revealed its latest ultrabook which according to their claims is the world’s lightest notebook. The Gigabyte X11 sports a full carbon fiber body which is reason of its light weight and features an 11.6” 1366×768 display, 3rd-Gen Intel Core processor, 4GB of DDR3 memory, glass-fiber trackpad, Intel HD Graphics 4000 , USB3.0 and Bluetooth4.0,128GB SSD and an onboard 1.3-megapixel camera.
The Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II is being celebrated this weekend marking the 60th anniversary of queen’s reign. Louis XIII Cognac and the Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane have also taken pride in being a part this multinational event as these both brands have collaborated and created a Diamond Jubilee cocktail for the month of June which comes with a shiny diamond and costs around £10,000.The cocktail is named the Diamond Jubilee Fizz and is a perfect blend of the world’s most famous Louis XIII cognac with raspberry liqueur, rose essence and is finished off with Louis Roederer Cristal Champagne. Not to forget the Leviev diamond on the side.
Craig McCaw, a Car collector from Washington has become the owner of the world’s most expensive car after he bought the car in a private transaction last month for $35 million. The car is a 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO which was made for Formula One legend Stirling Moss. This apple green Ferrari is one of the only 39 GTOs made from 1962 to 1964 and was built specifically to be raced at Le Mans by Moss but he was not able to drive the car due to his career-ending crash so it was driven by his teammate driver Innes Ireland.
English Premier League giants Manchester United has been voted the most popular football club in the world in a recent carried out survey in spite of not winning a single title this season. But that has not reduced their popularity as they crossed 659 million people across the world and the red devils have also signed a sponsorship deal with General Motors’s Chevrolet replacing the German brand Audi.
One of the world’s largest auctioneers, Bonhams are auctioning A 1975 Bentley Corniche convertible which was once owned by legendary British singer Sir Elton John. It is one of only 45 Bentley Corniche ‘Series 1’ convertibles built between 1971 and 1976. The car was bought by Elton in September of 1975 but he sold this Bentley to his personal assistant Robert Halley in 1998. Halley repainted the car and upgraded the car with alloy wheels before it was purchased back by Elton in 1999.
Yesterday we brought you a Solar floating resort concept for an ultimate holiday experience. However today we are bringing is a floating Island concept by Pastrovich Studio which would the take the luxury feel and holiday experience to another level.
After bringing ‘The Streets of Monaco’ concept and ‘Tropical Island Paradise’ the Italian design studio Pastrovich is back with their latest project the 150m motor yacht SVETI concept. It is designed to provide the ultimate luxury beach onboard experience and possesses the combination of some of the nicest features of the world’s most luxurious resorts.
Steven Tyler, front man and the lead singer of the Rock band Aerosmith is better known for his love for music, his wide vocal range, High pitch screams and his multi instrumental playing abilities. However we also saw his passion for cars when the American Idol judge was spotted checking out his new black Hennessey Venom GT Spyder which was delivered to him just few days back.
How does it sound to get a chance to own one of the first ever Apple computers handmade by late Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak? If like me, it sounds good to you and if you want to put your hands on a rare 1976 Apple 1 computer here is your chance. Auction house Sotheby is offering a vintage handmade computer made Jobs and Wozniak and it is expected to fetch a price around $180,000. The Apple 1 was created by the founders of the Apple Inc. and was presented to the Homebrew Computer Club in Palo Alto the same year 1976.