If You Want Your Building To Look Fancy Put A Maybach Exelero In Front…

CNBC recently compiled a list of the most expensive apartments in New York City and look whose car is parked outside of One57 and its $115,000,000 penthouse. Yes, it's the $8 million one-of-one Maybach Exelero perhaps owned by rapper/record exec Birdman. » 8/21/12 5:30pm 8/21/12 5:30pm

The Rick Ross Guide To High-End Automobiles

Earlier this week rap impresario, luxury goods enthusiast and former prison guard Rick Ross dropped his fifth studio album, God Forgives, I Don't. » 8/04/12 1:30pm 8/04/12 1:30pm

This May Be The World's Only Jesus-Pimpin' Ghettocruiser Rap Video

So, uh, this is a little... yeah, we can't make any jokes. Some of them are too easy, some are too stupid, and some are just too mean. But we have five words for you: You must watch this. Now. » 3/18/10 4:30pm 3/18/10 4:30pm

Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon Lays Down Track For Luxury Leasing Company

East Coast rapper Raekwon shouldn't be strapped for cash after years with the Wu-Tang Clan, but this commercial appearance has us wondering if a need for cash doesn't rule everything around him... DEBT! » 6/10/09 6:00pm 6/10/09 6:00pm

Ford Designers Get Musically Inspired During 2010 Taurus Design Process

The "Mozart Effect" is a term used by Alfred Tomatis for his belief listening to Mozart's melodies can make you smarter. Ford's designers apparently took this approach, with a modern twist, while designing the 2010 Ford Taurus. » 6/08/09 3:30pm 6/08/09 3:30pm

Proper Use of Scrapers


Back in early 21st century Oakland we started to see later eighties and early nineties Oldsmobile Cutlass Cieras, Chevrolet Celebs, Buick Park Aves, and even the occasional Pontiac 6000 rolling up and down San Pablo. At first they were mostly stock, but time brought Daytons and plenty of metalflake. We found out… » 6/08/07 1:00pm 6/08/07 1:00pm

Thank You, Drive Through: Mickey D's In-Car Freestyle

It's dark, it appears to be cold, and two men are in a car and hungry. Naturally, the obvious thing to do would be to freestyle in their order at the McDonald's drive-thru. Unfortunately, the girl with the headset interrupts their flow with a mundane question about how they'd like it cooked. » 4/13/07 7:00pm 4/13/07 7:00pm

Between the Lines: AutoWeek on Hip-Hop Car Culture

Once upon a Time, millions of Americans digested the Newsweek with one of two general interest magazines. When it came to pop culture, Time and Newsweek spoke with one voice. And earned a reputation for being cursed; the moment an artist appeared on their cover(s), their cultural relevance was over. It s the same… » 2/01/06 10:30am 2/01/06 10:30am