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Rolls-Royce Serenity takes luxury to a new level in Geneva

Rolls-Royce is known for cosseting occupants in the lap of luxury, but the brand is taking opulence to a whole new level at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show with the Serenity. The company’s Bespoke Design team starts with the already lavish Phantom Extended Wheelbase and just keeps adding extravagant touches. ...

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Senna director working on biopic about Rolls-Royce founders

Asif Kapadia, the director of the amazing motorsports documentarySenna, has signed on to helm Silver Ghost, a film about the earliest days of Rolls-Royce. Martin Scorsese is among the movie’s producers, and Lord Richard Attenborough was involved with the project before his death. Silver Ghost would tell the story of ...

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Porsche 924 GTP restored for coupe’s 40th birthday

The Porsche 924 is among the most unappreciated models from the German brand, but it’s still an important part of Porsche’s history as the predecessor to the 944 and eventually the 968. To mark the 40th anniversary of the sport coupe’s 1976 introduction, Porsche Great Britain is restoring an important ...

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Porsche needs more people for Mission E

In an effort to get the all-electric Mission E on the road, Porsche is hiring an additional 400 people – on top of the 1,000 it previously hired – to work on the production and development of the vehicle. The majority of the new employees will work at the automaker’s ...

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The Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet will debut in Geneva

Mercedes-Benz will show a number of new convertibles at this year’sGeneva Motor Show – some we’ve seen, and one we haven’t. Teased here, the new C-Class Cabriolet will make its global debut at the Swiss expo, joined by the SL and SLC roadsters that debuted in Los Angeles and Detroit, ...

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Transformers 5’s Mercedes-AMG GT R and Corvette Z06 spied

Michael Bay’s latest explosion-fest, Transformers: The Last Knight, continues filming ahead of its release next summer, and while we’ve shown you fan-favorite Bumblebee and Decepticon baddy Barricade, we’ve been craving a look at the new Mercedes-AMG GT R in its first starring film role. Well, here it is, captured filming ...

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Mercedes-Benz plans to bring bling to the golf course

As long as there is money, we will never run out of ways to spend it. Take this latest potential pocket-drainer: a Mercedes-Benz luxury golf cart. Three years after gathering suggestions for the ideal golfer carrier, the Style Edition Garia Golf Car was made with golf cart manufacturer Garia to ...

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Jorge Lorenzo trying to arrange Mercedes F1 test chance

Reigning MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo is working with Yamaha to try to arrange a chance to test the Mercedes Formula 1 car before the end of 2016. The Spaniard is currently exploring the possibilities offered by Monster Energy which, apart from sponsoring Yamaha, is one of the most visible brands ...

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The Fisher-bodied Series 62 replaced the Cadillac Series 61 at the lowest rung in the model line up in 1940. The Series 62 featured a low sleek “torpedo” style C-body with chrome window reveals, more slant in the windshield, and a curved rear window. The new C-body that the 1940 ...

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