Chicara Art Motorcycles by Chicara Nagata

Japanese artist Chicara Nagata is showing “art pieces, most commonly known as motorcycles” at MB&F’s M.A.D. Gallery in Geneva until February, 2013. For the past 20 years, Chicara Nagata has been dedicating his entire energy “to the creation of art pieces, most commonly known as motorcycles.” says M.A.D. Gallery. Chicara draws, crafts and assembles close to 500 components that are then added to a vintage engine, manufactured between 1939 and 1966. The number of pieces and the time spent on each machine gives a completely different dimension to the motorcycle. “His obsession for detail is not surprising when you know that he is a graphic designer who spent nearly 3 years into the completion of his first piece of art CHICARA ONE, he finished in 2004 after 7500 hours of work.” The unique pieces, named Chicara Art one to four, have won six consecutive awards at shows in Belgium, France, and Germany “before garnering global recognition at the AMDChampionship (the most recognized custom bike award worldwide).” Take a look! And also take a look at our list of the fastest motorcycles in the world.

Stunning XKX Jaguar Concept Car

This gorgeous car concept inspired by the e-type from 50 years ago and called “XKX Jaguar” was created by Hussain Almossawi (Co-Founder of design studio Skyrill in collaboration with Marin Myftiu. “The XKX Jaguar is a new generation electric roadster, aimed at pushing both performance and power efficiency to a new level. This concept tries to revive the glorious design lines of the brand, combining fresh solutions, a unique, new aerodynamics, tailored around the electrical elements of the power system as well as cutting-edge energy feedback.” Stunning design!

Luxury Mercedes-Benz Style Coupe Concept

At the 2012 Auto China in Beijing Mercedes-Benz will show off its latest creation – Style Coupe Concept. The production-ready sporty executive coupe features a two-liter, four-cylinder, turbo-charged engine that pushes out 211 hp and the automaker’s 4MATIC all-wheel drive system. According to Mercedes-Benz Design Head Gorden Wagen, the new concept “sets a new benchmark for avant-garde design in the executive (compact coupé) segment.” He adds that its proportions, fluid surfaces and sculptural lines represent their "dynamic design idiom.” But the concept not only sets a benchmark for design, but also for in-car technology, believing that the future "lies with cloud computing.”

Newest Ferrari F12 Berlinetta

At the upcoming Geneva Motor Show the Italian super car maker Ferrari will show its newest Ferrari F12 Berlinetta, which will replace the aging 599 GTB Fiorano in Ferrari’s lineup. The new F12 Berlinetta approaches speeds of up to 211 miles per hour on the open road. From a standing start it can hit 60 mph in just 3.1 seconds. Ferrari holds the F12 Berlinetta is the fastest, most powerful road car it’s ever built. The Enzo’s and the 599 GTO’s of the world can’t compete with this one, it is officially the Ferrari flagship. Take a look!

“Odorico Pordenone” Caravan Concept

If you don’t like cozy trailer home ProtoHaus and want something modern to travel then hightech caravan called Odorico Pordenone is for you. Designer Jakub Novák, a Czech student from Brno University of Technology, created futuristic trailer that expands wide enough to accommodate a living room, a kitchen and a bedroom fitted with a king-size bed. The interior design is elegant yet minimalist and pragmatic and majority of details were designed as multi-purpose spaces. Unfortunately it’s a concept but perhaps just for now. Take a look!

Limited Edition Jaguar C-X75

Last year the British automaker Jaguar unveiled the concept car C-X75. The British luxury car manufacturer announced that it would indeed produce the C-X75 . There will only be 250 limited edition vehicles produced, with the majority of them packing a turbo charged hybrid 4 cylinder motor. It looks like Jaguar will be staying true to the original concept though, with a select handful of these packing micro-turbines to power the rear while drive rocket. In addition to the electric power put off by the hybrid motor, the turbines will each pump out 95 horsepower helping this vehicle reach 60 miles per hour from a standstill in just 3 seconds flat. The super car will be offered in both left and right-hand-drive versions, meaning that it will be available in markets all over the world. In addition to that, the CX-75 will be highly personalized, meaning that customers will have the possibility to choose any color and interior finish. If you’re looking for high quality car insurance then you should check out renew car insurance.

Shayton Equilibrium

The newest super sports car called Shayton Equilibrium comes from Slovenia. The name Shayton means "falcon" in Sioux Indian, one of the most feared birds of prey that is also the company’s logo. The aggressive lines of the Equilibrium are the work of local designer Andrej Stanta. Shayton Equilibrium will be powered by a V12 engine capable of 1,084 horsepower and 930 Nm of torque (686 lb-ft) at 5,000 rpm. With only 1.200kg, thanks to the use of titanium and carbon in the construction of the chassis, the supercar can go from 0-60mph sprint time of 2.9 seconds and reach a top speed of 250mph! There will only be 20 units made available and its price will be over €1,000,000 ($1.39 million). Shayton is already accepting preorders for the car, so hurry up!

Opel Rak E Concept Car

Opel and KISKA have teamed up to design a fresh new urban commuter, the Opel Rak E concept. This four wheel, single-row vehicle is designed to seat two comfortably under a forward-rising windshield. Its exterior is sharp and angular, with a curvy aerodynamic rear end that is accented by a pair of extended rear wheels. It’s a design that not everyone will love, but those who do will certainly fall hard for this one. The Opel Rak E concept is not just the green-minded, city-friendly specs that attract us to the Opel Rak E, it’s the futuristic design philosophy which it embodies. Take a look!

Supercar Evantra from Faralli & Mazzanti

The Italian car builder Faralli and Mazzanti (F&M) presented render of its first mid-engined supercar the F&M Evantra. Executed in an aggressive style, with opening of the door against the model resembles Batmobile. The Evantra (formerly dubbed Mugello) will be constructed from either composite materials or handcrafted aluminium (depending on customer preference), with the latter option available for personalisation. Power will derive from a 3.5-litre flat-six engine, which will be available in two guises; a naturally aspirated model with 392bhp, or a twin-turbocharged option developing 587bhp. At its most powerful, the Evantra will hit 62mph from standing in 3.7sec. Production of the Faralli and Mazzanti Evantra will be limited to five units per year, with first deliveries slated for mid-2012.

“Capital Hill Residence” by Zaha Hadid

Well known Iraqi architect Zaha Hadid represents her new luxury project “Capital Hill Residence” that will be built near the Moscow, Russia. “Located on the north-face hillside in Barvikha where pine and birch trees grow up to 20 metres high, a villa with fluid geometries emerges from the landscape. Its programme is divided into two components: one merging with the hillside, another floating above the ground with dynamic views overlooking the forest.” On the lowest level, swimming pools and entertainment spaces compliment essential living, cooking and dining spaces, connected upward via a glass elevator to higher-level bedrooms, lounges and decks shooting up nearly seventy feet into the air. Take a look!

Wiesmann Roadster MF5 V10 Black Bat
by SchwabenFolia

This stunning dark “batmobile” is made by a car wrapping specialist from Germany SchwabenFolia. Based on Wiesmann Roadster’s MF5 V10 version and named "Black Bat" the car comes with a dark look that consists of a matte black body, black-painted 20-inch wheels and a Batman logo featured on the back. According to SchwabenFolia Black Bat can sprint from 0 to 100km/h (62mph) in 3.5 seconds, continues to 200km/h (124mph) in less than 10 seconds, and reaching a top speed up to 321km/h (200mph).

Ferarri Aliante Concept

I seems like car brand Ferrari inspires talanted designers to create new concept cars. Stunning Ferrari 612 GTO Concept got a lot of comments and attention on our website and we do belive that the next one will be very popular as well. Meet the impressive Ferarri Aliante! Designed by Daniel Soriano, Magnus Grettve and Arun Kumar and rendered by Daniel Soriano. Designers are students of IED, Istituto Europeo di Design, Torino and they took participate in World Design Contest 2011 from Fearrri. And designers team of the Institute are featured on the Ferrari website as finalists. Waht do you think about Ferarri Aliante?

Ferrari Celeritas Concept Car

If you like Ferrari 612 GTO Concept featured on Beautiful Life earlier then you should pay attention to this new Ferarri concept. Created by designer Aldo Schurmann the Ferrari Celeritas is a dream car. "It has all the hallmarks of the Scuderia: a low profile, sweeping wheel arches, a visible engine block in the rear — but each has been turned up to 11. The wheel arches tower over the Celeritas and are nearly as tall as the driving position, while the rear sprawls behind the driver and passenger cabin, encompassing two large spoilers that both move independently to increase and decrease downforce." What do you think? Do you like it?

Luxury SUV by Maserati

When we’re talking about Maserati we’re talking about luxury sports cars. But Italian brand decided to expand its range and has just revealed first SUV called “Maserati Kubang”. This model is the result of a partnership between Fiat Group, owner of Maserati, and Chrysler. “Maserati Kubang” will enter the SUV market in 2013 to rival directly with the Porsche Cayenne. It uses the same architecture with the Jeep Grand Cherokee 4.7, it features an impressive V8 engine and has that generates 450 hp. It will be manufactured in Detroit, United States, by Chrysler. What do you think this luxury SUV?