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The Mercedes 600 was the flagship of Mercedes-Benz between 1963 and 1981. It was the ride of choice for the millionaires, presidents, dictators and even the Pope. Each 600 was special ordered to client's specifications. But if you're a small Merecdes-Benz dealer in a banana republic, how could you sell the newly risen… » 1/10/15 7:50pm 1/10/15 7:50pm

Used Armored Bank Trucks Become Hilariously Expensive Rap Star Limos

Ever wonder what happens to those chunky armored trucks you see carrying cash between banks? Like every other business asset they get auctioned off when they're used up, and a few have been converted into ridiculous(ly awesome?) rolling night clubs. » 12/18/14 12:44pm 12/18/14 12:44pm

Stock Photos Of Cars Parked Next To Private Planes

A truly surprising number of old stock photos feature cars parked next to private planes on runways. Here are some of them. Make sure your browser is prepared to handle a lot of luxury. » 12/09/14 10:33am 12/09/14 10:33am

Is This $70,000 Luxury Jeep Wrangler A Better Buy Than A Range Rover?

Ultra-premium outdoorsy clothier Filson sells a beautiful version of the AEV Brute Jeep Wrangler pickup for $130,000. Now they've added a regular-Wrangler to their lineup. Still steep at $70,000, but a pretty enticing prospect as an analog Range Rover alternative. » 11/19/14 12:58pm 11/19/14 12:58pm

What Do You Want To Know About The 2015 Cadillac Escalade?

The "luxury truck" phenomenon has been building ridiculous momentum since leather seats started showing up in pickups decades ago, and the 2015 Cadillac Escalade basically represents the ultimate in body-on-frame living rooms. We're gonna sail this luxury barge all over New York, ask us anything! » 11/14/14 12:15pm 11/14/14 12:15pm

1,500 Horsepower, Retina Scanner, 'Shock' Doors: All Options On This SUV

Dartz, the batshit-awesome Russian luxury war-machine shiller, will be celebrating the 100th anniversary of "Russia's Motorized Infantry" this month by releasing a vehicle with an options list that literally reads like a Bond car loadout. » 10/14/14 6:29pm 10/14/14 6:29pm

A 2-Starred Michelin Chef Can Cook On Your Chartered Jet

If you're filthy rich and looking to charter a large private jet, you can bring a two-starred Michelin chef along to do your cooking. Privajet's Boeing Business Jet seats 18, sleeps 9, and promises some of the best meals upon which you'll ever dine. » 7/04/14 11:00am 7/04/14 11:00am

The Four Seasons Jet Is The Luxury Hotel Of The Skies

Four Seasons is bringing their world-renowned luxury and service to cruising altitude with a new private plane. The sleek black Boeing 757-200 will carry up to 52 passengers on custom tailored round-the-world itineraries beginning next February. Combined with accommodations at Four Seasons properties, it's hard to… » 4/23/14 1:20pm 4/23/14 1:20pm

Boycott Uber If You Don't Like It

Uber is a luxury car service that sells increased convenience for a high price. It may be seen as a symptom of a wealthy lifestyle which rubs many people the wrong way. So what should you do if you don't like Uber? You should not use Uber. » 1/08/14 12:59pm 1/08/14 12:59pm

This is How Cadillac takes the Luxury Crown from the Germans

When thinking luxury automobiles, we typically think German. Audi, BMW and Mercedes have been the kings of craftsmanship going on a decade now. It is now Cadillac's time to dethrone the Germans and reclaim the title of greatest luxury auto manufacturer. However, if General Motors (GM) wants to slay the… » 12/24/13 12:36pm 12/24/13 12:36pm

Inside the Celestial Workshop That Makes the World's Fastest Yachts

Very few people have ever stepped foot on a boat made by yacht design studio Wally—builder of the fastest yachts on the planet—and even fewer have stepped foot inside their loud, hot workshop in Monte Carlo. British photographer Benedict Redgrove is one of them. Here's what a $33 million yacht looks like before the… » 8/05/13 1:11pm 8/05/13 1:11pm

Who Needs A Bike When Your SUV Has A Built-In Exercise Machine?

We've all seen these ridiculously-equipped SUVs designed for the one percent before. They're full of stained wood accents, plush leather seating, and everything from big-screen TVs to coffee makers. But this is the first time we've seen one with a full-on exercise machine inside. » 4/18/12 4:15pm 4/18/12 4:15pm

Check Out The Million Dollar Subterranean Garage Only Accessible…

If you've ever wondered how the obscenely rich squander their wealth, here's your answer. Tom Gonzalez made a small fortune when he sold his software company, so he purchased an elaborate estate in Lake Tahoe, Nevada, which includes one of the most over-the-top and drool-worthy garages we've ever seen. » 4/12/12 10:15am 4/12/12 10:15am

Lincoln Town-chero looks like a truck but rides like a luxury car

We bring to you our latest discovery in custom car/truck awesome, the Lincoln Town-chero. Based on a Lincoln Town Car, this unique piece of custom luxury weirdness was spotted by a Jalopnik reader somewhere in Southern Indiana. » 6/04/11 11:00am 6/04/11 11:00am

Grand Bentley Previewed With Exceptionally Dark Teaser

The Bentley Arnage will breathe its last breath with the 150-unit Arnage Final Series, but this is not the end for the ultimate expression of luxury. Welcome to the future; the all-new Grand Bentley. » 6/10/09 5:00am 6/10/09 5:00am

The Top Ten Worst Car Names

After investing time and money into developing a new vehicle to meet consumer's needs you'd think that coming up with a name would be the easy part. Whether because of mistranslation, cultural misunderstandings or just plain mistakes, these names prove it's not as easy as you'd think. Culled from our automotive… » 8/15/08 3:30pm 8/15/08 3:30pm

You Aren't Truly Important Until Your Rolls Has A $200K Hood Ornament

The Spirit of Ecstasy, the Rolls Royce mascot, recently received a limited edition makeover for the New York Auto Show, and how we missed it, we just don't know. But anyway, it's a Rolls, so you expect it to cost a pretty penny, right? Well, how about 20,000,000 of them. Yes, this ornamental accessory for hood… » 4/03/08 2:45pm 4/03/08 2:45pm

Buy an $88,000 VW Beetle, Get the Gold for Free

Or maybe it should be buy $88,000 worth of gold and get a 1968 Volkwagen Beetle for free? Regardless, you will be getting the gold with the Beetle or the Beetle with the gold because an 18-karat blend of gold and glass is what this beautiful Beetle is coated in. The monstrosity was shown off at the annual Luxury Show… » 12/12/07 5:00pm 12/12/07 5:00pm

DiesOtto in Mercedes for Germany

The previously disparate worlds of diesel and four-stroke gasoline technology will converge into a tiny engine under the hood of a concept flagship of the Mercedes Benz fleet. Autoblog reports that Frankfurt will host the Mercedes F700 concept. Mercedes rolling out a large and luxurious car is nothing new. A mere 1.8… » 8/09/07 2:30pm 8/09/07 2:30pm