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Bentley Shows Home Furniture Line in Paris

posted by on 23 January 2015 in Bentley News

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If a Bentley is slightly out of your price range, but you still yearn for that level of comfort, the Crewe-based luxury automaker has the perfect solution.  Starting at just under $4,000, Bentley now offers a line of home furniture that will allow owners to experience legendary Bentley luxury within the home.  The line is […] More…

Ducati to Show Three Special Scramblers in Italy

posted by on 23 January 2015 in Ducati News

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Ducati will be premiering the first three special editions of its highly anticipated Scrambler model at the Verona Motor Bike Expo this weekend.  Destined to be an aftermarket favorite, the Scrambler is available in four different styles directly from the factory, with the ability to be further personalized by each customer.  Ducati’s Scrambler is powered by a […] More…

Bentley Confirms Drivers Ahead of Bathurst 12 Hour Endurance

posted by on 22 January 2015 in Bentley News

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Bentley Motorsport will begin its 2015 assault at the Bathurst 12 Hour Endurance on the first weekend in February and after today’s announcement, we now know who will be behind the wheel.  The two car effort will be comprised of six drivers, four of which are professionals and Matt Bell and Harold Primat joining as […] More…

First Type 2 Bus Imported to Britain to Be Auctioned Off

posted by on 21 January 2015 in Volkswagen News

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It’s a story nearly as old as time itself.  Something of value or significance is stashed away, people forget about it for a while, and eventually the item resurfaces, now with a much higher value.  This time, I highly doubt when the original owner stashed this Type 2 away, they would have dreamed the value […] More…

Lamborghini Huracán GT3 Breaks Cover in Sant’Agata Bolognese

posted by on 21 January 2015 in Motorsport News

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Ahead of the 2015 Blancpain Endurance Series, Lamborghini has pulled the covers off of its Huracán GT3 in a ceremony at the company’s headquarters in Sant’Agata Bolognese.  The new car is claimed to take Lamborghini’s racing efforts to a new level, with aerodynamics developed in part by racing industry staple Dallara Engineering, and safety being […] More…

Find of the Day: 1991 Volkswagen Golf GTD

posted by on 21 January 2015 in Find Of the Day

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It seems that as of recent, there is an incredible influx of mind-blowing builds that have come up for sale.  Blame it on the winter, or people simply looking to move on, but it is clearly a buyer’s market.  This Mk2 Golf GTD is just the latest example of this observation, and that’s why it’s […] More…