Category Archives: Design

Behold: the Lamborghini Terzo Millennio  – a carbon fibre, all-electric, supercapacitor-driven, 4WD hypercar.

No pricing or performance details as yet but we’re guessing (a) lots and (b) nippy.

MORE:The Lamborghini Terzo Millennio Is a Wild Electric Hypercar For the Future (Road & Track)

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A 1958 Porsche 550A Spyder – known as ‘The Giant Killer’ in the course of its illustrious racing career when the 1.5l flat four engine laid waste to Ferraris and Mercedes with twice the power.

James Dean met his untimely demise in just such a car – but not this one – a rare mint condition race winner that competed at Le Mans and the Nurbergring 1000km.

Currently up for auction – price to be set by the bidders.

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Name them films (to yourself). Answers in the image descriptions.

Much more hand-painted cine-cartographical goodness at the website of Andrew DeGraff.

His ‘Paths of The Jedi And Sith’ illustration (late process shot) is especially impressive.

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The Yamaha Venova – winner of the 2017 Good Design Awards in Japan – a modern update of the 177 year old saxophone that creates a similar tonal range with a minimalist branched pipe structure and fewer keys.

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A guided tour of Robert Downey Jr and Susan Downey’s Windmill House in the Hamptons – part of a more in depth feature by Architectural Digest.

Don’t let the cats out.

AD Visits Robert Downey Jr.’s Playful Hamptons Home (AD)

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Behold: the fastest road car on Earth – the Hennessey Venom F5.

A lightweight carbon fibre body powered by a twin-turbo V8, 1,620bhp engine that can accelerate from 0 to 400km/h (249mph) in 30 seconds and on to a frankly outrageous top speed of 484km/h (301mph)

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A blu-ray edition of Stranger Things (series 1) in a box designed, rather appropriately, to look like a VHS that’s been mouldering away in the attic since the early 1980s

Available from Target for €22.72.

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The recently unveiled V12, 1036bhp Ferrari FXX K Evo – a track-only racecar designed for closed circuits and high speed trials.

Megawealthy supercar geeks and downforce aficionados only. No price available.

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