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    Report: Singapore car salesman jailed for gambling away $280k Maserati deposit

    Kenny Rogers' country classic The Gambler is right about two things: you gotta know when to hold'em and know when to fold'em. A former Maserati salesman in Singapore is learning that lesson about when to step away from the table, after being sentenced to 33 months in prison for allegedly gambling ...

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    Official: Gibbs to build Humdinga amphibious truck in Asia to help with tsunami relief [w/video]

    While the flying car (at least as we dream of it) is likely never going happen, the floating car is a problem that has been solved for decades. In fact, Gibbs Amphibians may have taken the concept farther than anyone else in history with its line amphibious cars, trucks and quads. However, its ...

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    Report: GM moving international sales HQ to Singapore from Shanghai

    General Motors has announced that it will be moving its international headquarters from Shanghai to Singapore, a move that will see 120 employees working from the city-state by the time business opens in 2014. Meanwhile, 250 to 300 of the employees at the Shanghai office will remain in China, ...

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    Video: Fast and Furious stars shocked by Singapore car prices and you will be too

    The moral of the story: Don't buy cars in Singapore. That nugget of knowledge comes courtesy of Fast and Furious 6 star Vin Diesel, who came to the realization after learning that a Toyota Prius rings the registers at an astounding $154,000 in US funds. Other notable vehicles that shock and awe ...

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    Video: Voi scooter taxi offers options for commuters in mega cites

    TUM Create, a section of the Technical University of Munich, Germany, that has more than 100 technical types working on future solutions to mobility, worked with Singapore's Nanyang Technical University to come up with the Voi multipurpose electric scooter. The Voi – from the Vietnamese ...

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    Motorsports: 2012 Singapore Grand Prix lights up the night [spoilers]

    Though you might call the Singapore Grand Prix one of the newer expansion races on the Formula One calendar, its roots actually trace back to 1966 when it was run as part of the (long since defunct) Formula Libre. It came back in 2008 as part of the Formula One World Championship, though, and its ...

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    Report: McLaren MP4-12C Fire Black SGP Edition for Singapore, priced over $1M

    Despite the fact that the design study of its all-new P1 supercar is set to debut in Paris next week, McLaren is still keeping busy selling its existing MP4-12C model. We've heard news of other special edition Macs, after seeing the one-off X-1 Concept at Pebble Beach, and now it seems that a ...

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    Motorsports: Yellow-Flagged: Formula One's French Grand Prix and IPO potentially on hold

    It is exceptionally rare for Bernie Ecclestone to be shown the yellow flag when it comes to his Formula One business dealings, but that's what happened with two of his projects. A month ago, Ecclestone agreed to terms with France's sports minister David Douillet to reinstate the French Grand Prix ...

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    Report: CVC gearing up to sell 20% of Formula One with $2B Singapore IPO

    Formula One has many homes: the Formula One Management company that controls its commercial aspects is based in London, the FIA that governs its sporting aspects is based in Paris, and you'd certainly have a point to make if you asserted its spiritual home was in Monaco. But none of these places ...

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    Report: Ecclestone estimates Formula One IPO at $10B, hires Goldman Sachs to investigate

    Formula One may be headed toward an initial public offering worth a staggering $10 billion, according to Bloomberg. CVC Capital Partners Ltd., the majority owner of the Formula One Group, has hired Goldman Sachs Group to look into the motorsports empire's value. The deal would involve selling a ...

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    Video: BMW pulls The Switch on unsuspecting 1 Series owner

    We can appreciate a well-orchestrated prank as much as the next guy. But being the car nuts we are, we'd implore any would-be prankster to leave cars out of it. TP the guy's house, Saran-wrap the toilet, make a crank call or two if you must. But for the love of all things holy, please leave the ...

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    150 brand-new 1997 Chrysler Neons is the ultimate barn find

    The world is filled with curious questions. Why are we here? Why do we hate tomatoes but love ketchup? Why do Americans love crossovers? Why are there 150 brand-new 1997 Dodge Neon models with zero miles on the odometer up for sale in Singapore? That last one is particularly perplexing. Arete ...

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    2011 Singapore Grand Prix proves bright lights can't replace race action [spoilers]

    What makes Formula 1 stand out above all other forms of motorsport is not the level of competition, and it's not the glitz and glamor. It's the combination of the two. The race action keeps the hardcore fans coming back, while the allure draws in new fans from all walks of life. But the two need ...

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    Official: Singapore billionaire Peter Lim buys into McLaren

    The Formula 1 circus is still a little more than a month away from sailing in to Marina Bay for the 2011 Singapore Grand Prix, but an outfit like McLaren isn't accustomed to sitting around and waiting. So they've brought a little bit of Singapore to them. The move revolves around one Peter Lim. ...

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    Millions in exotic cars go swimming in flooded Singapore garage

    The Orchard Road area of Singapore is filled with shopping, entertainment and high-end living. Unfortunately, it's also filled with lots of water at the moment, and that water found its way into the parking garage of the local St. Regis Residences. Home to people with a healthy number of dollars ...

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    Lamborghini Gallardo Singapore Limited Edition lands in the Far East

    Lamborghini Gallardo Singapore Limited Edition
    Markets in the Far East are increasingly vital for high-end automakers like Lamborghini. The Italian purveyor of exotic supercars has been in the Singapore market, specifically, for ten years. Now, to celebrate the milestone, Lamborghini has ...

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    Report: More than 50 Lamborghini Aventadors already ordered in Singapore alone

    Asian markets are proving increasingly vital for exotic automakers like Lamborghini, but the latest reports in from the Far East show an unprecedented enthusiasm for Sant'Agata's newest model before it's even made its debut. According to reports, more than 50 examples of the tentatively-dubbed ...

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    Sultan of Brunei's exotic car collection up for sale?

    Cizeta V16 among the 25 Ferraris and more for sale – Click above for image gallery
    There are many prominent and wealthy collectors of exotic supercars on Earth, but few can rival the secretive collection of the royal house of Brunei. The collection has been the subject of much conjecture, ...

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    Singapore's Aston Martin Club Lounge is our kind of dive

    Aston Martin Club Lounge Singapore – Click above for image gallery
    You drive up in your Aston Martin. Maybe it's a classic DB5, maybe its the latest DBS. You climb out. Walk into your private club, and order up a martini. Are you in a James Bond movie? Nope. You're in the Aston Martin Club ...

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    2010 Singapore Grand Prix lights up title fight [Spoilers]

    2010 Singapore Grand Prix – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The naysayers will tell you that every grand prix – especially those held on newer-generation tracks – comes out looking the same. Different scenery, same story, they'll say. But even the haters were silenced a ...


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