Category Archives: Design

Restoration house Memminger has been breathing new life into old VW Beetles since the mid 90s.

The Memminger Beetle Roadster 2.7 is more ground-up redesign than restoration – a 2.7l, air cooled, mid-engined, 210bhp, custom modification, limited to just 20 vehicles worldwide.


A 1972 Ferrari 365 GTC/4 Coupe – the more refined version of the GTB/4 Daytona.

Recently Concours restored at a cost of $180,000 with its components refurbished by an official Ferrari dealer, it can be yours for an unspecified amount.


Zaha Hadid Architects’ 2018 Leeza Soho building in Beijing’s Lize Financial Business District – a residential and business development with a 190m tall atrium at its core – the world’s highest. The atrium twists though 45 degrees from bottom to top, admitting light to all floors.

Due for completion this year, here’s how it looked eight months ago.


An extremely rare (one of only three made) 1953 Ferrari 625 Targa Floria – originally driven by Enzo Ferrari’s racing team and since restored twice (once at Modena) it remains in ‘excellent driving condition’.

Yours for between €4,500,000 and €6,500,000.


OK GO lead singer Damian Kulash talks about the mathematical logistics of the band’s video for ‘The One Moment’.


Designed by Marcello Gandini at Bertone, this is the 1969 Lamborghini Espada Series 1 – an elongated grand tourer and the brand’s best seller until the Countach.

With a recent comprehensive service, the car is presented with its original paint, interiors and engine and can be yours with a modest 84,426km on the clock for an unspecified amount.


Behold: The Essentia – an electric prototype by Genesis Motors – the luxury division of South Korean manufacturer Hyundai.

A long-snouted, carbon fibre and aluminium sports car inspired by 1960s grand tourers, revealed at last week’s 2018 New York International Motor Show.