Praguian chopped Beetle channels its inner Batmobile

We went to Prague last summer to attend a friend's wedding and my wife used that opportunity to show me the city (I've been to Prague several times but I don't have any sober memories of those visits...). The old city definitely has a kind of Gothic vibe and it's easy to understand why so many movies are filmed there. » 12/05/13 12:14pm 12/05/13 12:14pm

Matte Black Rolls Royce Phantom: Darth Vader's New Ride

What's more menacing than a Rolls Royce Phantom? How about a Rolls Royce Phantom that's been covered in a matte black paint job? This Phantom menace wears the tough-guy paint scheme magnificently well — even the hood ornament, the Spirit of Ecstasy, is blacked out. Inside the black theme is carried throughout the… » 12/05/08 4:40pm 12/05/08 4:40pm

Flat Black Audi R8 Serving Mule Duties For STaSIS Upgrades

Jason over at Audi tuner STaSIS just sent over these shots of a flat black R8 that they're using as a development mule for a new range of upgrades. We've been hankering for a matte black Audi R8 ever since we first drove one and are pleased to see this one is getting more than just a sexy paint job. First on the list… » 12/01/08 4:00pm 12/01/08 4:00pm

GT-R Skips Matte Black, Goes Straight To Matte Gold!

This matte gold Nissan GT-R » 10/21/08 4:00pm 10/21/08 4:00pm was spotted in Dubai, where it was possibly turning its custom-painted nose up at the relatively gaudy . This could be a sign that the , as exemplified by the and , is being replaced by a new matte color. If less is more, and matte black is less, matte gold is slightly more than less. …