Get your pearl and onyx checkered flag ready because a luxurious new supercar is racing into town.
Imagine a giant circle that sprays water at you from different directions while you stand in it. In your mind's eye you are picturing a shower aren't you? This loop is indeed a shower, but I believe it would prefer it if you called it a "shower system."
Bike riding is a great way to stay in shape while getting to where you want to go without polluting the environment. But what if you're a rich one-percenter who can't stand the thought of mingling with the masses? Then this blinged-out Cadillac Escalade provides an excellent way to stay trim, while your chauffeur drives you around.
Because you like to spit in the face of economic tumult, and you know that every new shiny object brings a geek good luck, this holiday gift-giving season may turn out to be your most extravagant. So here we present to you the finest list of the most unapologetically indulgent gifts sure to break the bank. (Hey, we already showed you the cheap gifts still worth a look, anyway.)
The SonicStar supersonic business jet concept looks like it fell out of the long and pointy tree and hit every branch on the way down. It looks the way it does for a very good reason: it's designed to travel quietly and efficiently at Mach 3.5, which gets you from London to Los Angeles so fast that you'll barely have time to get fed up with the in-flight movie.
When I was in college, Greyhound was a necessary evil. Generally, I just sucked it up and suffered through the three hour trip from Maine to Boston (where the girls were), but it was pretty miserable. Japan, though, has managed to turn bus travel into what looks like first-class air travel, with extreme luxury seat modules that they call cocoons.
When test driver Pierre-Henri Raphanel broke the record for the fastest car in the world behind the wheel of a Bugatti Super Sport, he brought along a luxury watch especially made for the vehicle. The street-legal car hit 267 mph, and the watch's maker, Parmigiani, quickly declared its creation the "fastest" watch on Earth.
No boring flat watch faces for watchmaker Maximilian Busser. Nope, and no boring names, either: this here is the Horological Machine Number 3 Frog, and Busser designed it to "bring a child's sense of awe and sense of playfulness" to...
The iPad isn't even out yet, but that's not stopping the folks at Mervis Diamond Importers from turning it into something like those Swarovski-studded monsters. I won't lie, I know next to nothing about diamonds, but maybe this will entice...
Is your car in California? Are you in New York? With the Viper SmartStart iPhone app, you could start the ignition, even from such a distance. That's exactly what Viper showed us in a demo today, using an iPhone in...