Russell Simmons Hits SoHo: Maybach Owner, Obama Supporter

One of our New York City tipsters and regular friend of the site, was minding his own business, strolling down Broadway, when he came across a rather imposing Maybach surrounded by rather imposing bodyguards. Our hero was eventually shooed away by one particularly massive fellow, but not before he confirmed it was the… » 7/16/08 1:40pm 7/16/08 1:40pm

Russians Demand Maybach Taxi Cabs, Porsche Cayennes Too

What car do you think of when you imagine a Russian taxi cab? A Lada? Maybe a Volga? Well apparently we need to change our perceptions, because these Russian taxis are quite different. These cabs are a Maybach 62 and a Gemballa-tuned Porsche Cayenne. But why would you want to ride around in such a vulgar means of… » 4/03/08 3:15pm 4/03/08 3:15pm

Maybach 62 Landaulet Goes Into Production Because We Said It Wouldn't

There's a great moment in All The President's Men (and repeated in the autobiography A Good Life) where Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee explains how he was the reason for J. Edgar Hoover not getting canned by LBJ: » 1/23/08 12:00pm 1/23/08 12:00pm

What does this have to do with the Maybach 62 Landaulet going into production? Everything.