Tag: luxury vehicles

37 Posts

History of Pebble Beach told through George Saitas photographs
Sep 04, 2014

The History of Pebble Beach

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

The Concours d'Elegance is at once awesome and awful. Responses may vary, but Pebble Beach in August is absolutely worth seeing in one’s lifetime at least once.

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Sep 03, 2014

Supercar Taxis: The Only Way to Travel!

Jim Motavalli

You can flag down a Tesla Model S in Oslo, a Lamborghini Gallardo in Bangkok, a Maybach in Moscow and Ferraris in Muscat and Warsaw. A world tour of the fanciest taxis, right here. 

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Volkswagen XL1 gullwing diesel hybrid
Dec 14, 2013

Think Smaller: Driving the XL1

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

When Dr. Ferdinand Piëch says, "Jump", VW asks, "How high?" The result: A car that is capable of driving 100 km on 1 liter of fuel...and then some.

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Dec 13, 2013

Driving VW's Astonishing 200 MPG XL1

Jim Motavalli

It's the most aerodynamic, fuel-efficient car in the world, and $145,000 buys you bragging rights. But only in Europe, alas.

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Audi R8 V8 coupe
May 30, 2013

Car Talk Goes Mid-Engine

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

Sure, most of us will never own a rare, 430-horsepower V8 sportscar - but they sure are fun to test-drive!

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LaFerrari review
Mar 25, 2013

LaFerrari: Fast, Furious, Too Bad About the Name

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

One car that won't be making an appearance in New York this week is LaFerrari, by...Ferrari.

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1961 Jaguar E-Type
Oct 11, 2012

Lana Del F-type: Launching the New Jaguar Sports Car

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

Jaguar launches its new F-Type, but an auto show from more than 50 years ago still looms large. Jamie Kitman explains.

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Jul 24, 2012

Fast Forward: First Pedal to the Metal in Tesla's Model S

Jim Motavalli

The Tesla Model S is billed as an electric rocket ship with 300-mile range that doubles as a practical sedan. How's it stack up against those claims? Jim Motavalli takes it for a spin and reports back.

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Jun 01, 2012

The Tesla Model S: Preparing to Launch

Jim Motavalli

Tesla Motors is just three weeks away from launching its all-new sedan, with twice the room and half the price of the celebrated Roadster. No test drive yet, but here's the sum of what we know.

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 Bentley EXP 9F
May 11, 2012

Vulgarians at the Gate: The Revenge of the Super Utes

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

Luxury SUVs: They're vulgar, they're pricey and they're selling like hotcakes.

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