Throughout the golden age, classic cars were seen as a luxury item that only the most rich and famous could afford. A huge part of living a successful life was driving something that looks the part, so alongside Hollywood stars came their cars.
Buying a supercar is a distant dream for many of us. However, if you are in a position to make that a dream a reality, then here is what you need to know going in.
The 2019 Leaders in Luxury programme, now in its second year, has been designed to recognise the companies and individuals who are excelling within the ever-growing industry of luxury products and services – those who are illustrating the specialised expertise and innovative approach that keeps Blacklane at the forefront of its field.
Buying a new car is a momentous and exciting occasion for anyone. It’s a time where you can indulge in purchasing the car you’ve always dreamt of- but what should you consider when shopping for a new car? The experts at Design 911 have whittled it down to 5 essential questions to consider in order to make the most painless purchase possible. This way, you can drive the car of your dreams with confidence in your purchase.
From the bride’s dress, to the service, to the cake, to the music- royal weddings are some of the most lavish ceremonies in the world. With weddings so full of style, it makes sense that the Royals also arrive and leave the venue in fashion. Whether it be the wedding getaway cars, security or custom-made vehicles, the experts at Design 911 have rundown the best royal wedding cars of all time.
As one-third of Brits are now starting to consider non-EU options for their holidays in the lead up to Brexit, a road trip guide released by Tyre Shopper has revealed the 8 best European road trips and their UK equivalent.
The colder months bring additional challenges to your driving and the functionality of your vehicle. Blizzards, heavy rain, high winds, freezing temperatures and snow can all be detrimental for your car, so it is pivotal to prepare your car for the winter weather before attempting to drive in it. Luckily, the experts at Design 911 have narrowed it down to 7 top tips to ensure your safety driving and the protection of your vehicle during winter conditions.
Maybe you’ve had your beloved car for many years, or perhaps you’ve bagged yourself a bargain set of wheels second-hand. But driving an older car model doesn’t need to be anything less than a sleek experience. With a little elbow grease and a few tricks, you can get your good old motor looking as good as many newer models.
The value of a vehicle can drop by more than 20% after 12 months of ownership, and this worries many car owners when it comes to considering the trade of their car. However, their cars don’t lose value overnight, unless in an unfortunate accident. Naturally, your car will lose some of its original value by being a used car, but excessive wear and tear… Read More
Thousands of Aussies travel overseas every single year, in search of new adventures and fascinating new terrains. In fact, a record 10.5 million Australians enjoyed short overseas stays in the year ending November 2018, with this number expected to increase further in the future. Travelling abroad can be as challenging and taxing as it is rewarding, however, which is why technology is continuing to… Read More
All drivers dream of owning a luxury car, the kind of car that people look at enviously on the streets and take photographs to send to their friends. That’s because a luxury car is the height of style and class. The problem is, although you may have dreamed of owning a luxury car for years – even decades maybe – when it comes to… Read More
Celebrities lead an envy inducing life – jetting off to exotic locations at a moments notice, glamorous parties, and designer clothes. Many celebs also own luxurious cars, so let’s take a look at some of the most extravagant vehicles and the celebrities who own them. Flo Rida’s Golden Bugatti Veyron The Bugatti Veyron stands out in the motoring industry for being one of the… Read More
AutoXotica is a supercar-lifestyle club based at MSV’s Donington Park circuit that offers club memberships, driving experiences and supercar hire. With an emphasis on providing people from ‘all works of life’ with easy access to some of the best supercars on the market, AutoXotica has swiftly made an impression in an industry which has often been described as elitist and inaccessible. Here we take… Read More
With so many ‘supercars’ out there to test drive, driving experience days have become extremely popular. It’s really no surprise there has been a rise in how many members of the public are jumping in the front seat and hitting the revs.
Six Senses Residences Courchevel is delighted to be partnering again this season with Rolls-Royce. The pre-eminent motoring company recently launched Rolls-Royce Cullinan, its first all-terrain SUV which makes luxury off-road travel a reality for the first time. Whether a guest is driving or driven to the residences in Courchevel 1850, it is the ultimate way to arrive. The marque has returned to Six Senses… Read More
Blacklane provides high-quality chauffeur and airport concierge services in more than 500 airports, 300 cities and 60 countries around the world. In November, Blacklane was recognised in LUX Life Magazine’s 2018 Luxury Lifestyle Awards as the Most Outstanding Luxury Chauffeur Service. Following this win, we spoke with Blacklane’s CEO and Co-founder, Dr. Jens Wohltorf, to find out more about this extraordinary business. Founded in… Read More
LIGHTWEIGHT – CONTEMPORARY – BOLD – WITH UNIQUE 3-IN-1 LENS TECHNOLOGY The new launch Agostino boasts a thin, lightweight frame with a very modern flat design and is handcrafted for ultimate comfort. When you pair this with Serengeti®’s Ultra-Light lens featuring Photochromic, Spectral Control® and Polarized technologies, the result is clear: the ultimate classic, unsurpassed in performance and style. Serengeti®’s Ultra-Light lenses are… Read More
With 2019 now in full swing, it could be time to start looking for some inspiration for your next holiday. After all, what better way to combat the January blues than to treat yourself to a little luxury in the new year?
In the era of AirBnB and budget flights to pretty much anywhere on Earth, it has never been easier for an ordinary person to feel like a millionaire, at least for a few days. Even rooms at some of Europe’s most luxurious hotels are now affordable to anyone on an average salary.
SSR Classic is a family owned company created in 2013 by two generations of car lovers with a long experience in the car business. Recently, we profiled the firm and spoke to Sérgio Rodrigues to discover more about their award-winning services that they provide to their clients.
Most people have the same assumptions when it comes to luxury travel. Of course, it’s easy to assume that all expensive voyages will be identical in quality. However, not all high-end travel experiences are the same.
Private jets come in all different shapes and sizes. Some are better than others, due to the fact they’re more spacious, comfortable, or include more high-end features and luxury services. There’s a diverse range of private jets to hop aboard, but only some will get the job done in a truly satisfying style.
Buyers in the north of England and Scotland are most likely to buy British-based exotica, according to new research of Britain’s supercar buying habits, says JBR Capital.
Some of us just can’t resist travelling in luxury. Whether it’s car rental for a business trip, or relaxing to the max on your summer holiday, extra comfort is high on the agenda for many.
The Top 5 Road Trip Destinations That Need to Be on Your Bucket List Whether you drive a car, a motorbike or a motorhome, there is nothing better than hitting the open road to explore some of the most incredible places on earth, and there are a few road trips that every travelling enthusiast must experience in their lifetime. If you are creating your… Read More
Pierluigi Galassetti, Managing Director of Vroomerz, Europe’s largest luxury car hire platform, discusses the challenges of the luxury hire industry. “The industry needs to adapt to the modern digital age in order to survive. How? By meeting the needs of the luxury consumer under one roof.” Experiences are fast becoming more important in the luxury industry. Nicknamed the ‘Experience Age’, we are living in… Read More
Widest Collection of Luxury Cars Now Available to Hire Across Europe New luxury car hire service, Vroomerz, offers customers the widest selection of luxury cars across Europe, real-time availability and door-to-door delivery, from a Ferrari 488 GTB sports car to a Mercedes-Benz Class C convertible. Vroomerz brings suppliers across Europe under one platform to provide customers with a seamless online booking experience and access… Read More
Spirit Yachts set to launch flagship eco-friendly superyacht Launching in 2019, the Spirit 111’ will be one of the largest, single-masted wooden yachts ever built in the UK British modern classic yacht company, Spirit Yachts, is currently building a 34m sailing yacht, the Spirit 111’. The sloop-rigged superyacht is set to be the largest build from Spirit Yachts to date and has been designed… Read More
Bombardier Business Aircraft announced today that Zenith Aviation, Britain’s leading bespoke charter service provider, will take delivery of two brand new Learjet 75 aircraft.
Classic Porsche Speedster and Topazery Vintage Jewelry Brought to Life In Production by Vintage Car Photographer Royce Rumsey
Bentley Motors today opens its largest showroom in the world
The new 2017 Porsche Panamera reconciles two contrasting characteristics more than ever before: the performance of a genuine sports car and the comfort of a luxury sedan.
The Vanquish Zagato Concept
British luxury brand Aston Martin introduces Art of Living, an opportunity to experience the company’s legendary reputation for cutting-edge technology, iconic design and exceptional craftsmanship across a portfolio of the finest artisan products and truly bespoke experiences.
Bentley Motors unveiled the most powerful Bentley vehicles ever offered for sale here this week during an exclusive event in New York City.
Bentley Bentayga passengers now have the luxury of controlling a selection of in-car systems from their Apple Watch