A 1929 Vintage Bentley is the most expensive British car sold at auction: The ex-Sir Henry ‘Tim’ Birkin 1929 4 ½-liter supercharged ‘Blower’ Bentley single-seater and ‘The Corgi’, a 1912 Rolls-Royce 40/50hp ‘Silver Ghost’ Double Pullman Limousine sold for record breaking prices of $7.8 million and $7.3 million respectively. Also, we have earlier seen that a right hand drive open-top stunning red Ferrari 275 GTS Spyder, which was expected to fetch a price of $590,000 to $650,000, got sold for whopping $876,930. However, Bonhams actually expected that the Goodwood Festival of Speed was the perfect place to sell two of Britain’s most iconic cars.
Kanye West’s Limited Edition Nike sneakers sold for $90,000 on eBay: American musician and rapper Kanye West himself, which was scheduled to be offered officially from this Saturday June 10, 2012 at a price tag of $245, got sold for staggering $90,300 on eBay, with free shipping. There were total of 84 bids for this pair of star-designed sneakers ‘new with box’.
Vintage 1962 Ferrari GTO sells at $35 Million to become world’s most expensive car; Made for the Britain’s racing driver, Sir Stirling Craufurd Moss, who is often called ‘the greatest driver never to win the World Championship’, the apple-green 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO, one of only 39 ever produced, is now the most expensive car in the world
Rare 1923 Leica camera costs $2.8 million: 1923 Leica 0-Series that sold for $1.9 million “Leica I Mod” was the most expensive camera by far. But, another Leica series has set a new record yet again when it was recently sold for a staggering $2.8 million!
Mark Rothko’s “Orange, Red, Yellow” is the most expensive contemporary art at $87 million; Forty-two years after his death, Marc Rothko sets records at a Christie’s auction, which, again, has its own reasons to walk down the pages of history. A brilliant camaraderie of three colors, “Orange, Red, Yellow”- Rothko’s timeless creation from 1961, shattered all records for post-war and contemporary art by fetching $87 million.
Inta has created a diamond studded faucet; Created to celebrate the Queen Elizabeth 60 years on the throne of the British Empire. Cynthia Fisher, who has been the brain behind this bejeweled bathroom fitting: the faucet, decorated in 10 heirloom quality 10-carat diamonds which sit at the center of the fitting. Along the sides there are 50 quarter carat diamonds, which gives the whole set a shimmering and truly royal appearance. But this faucet will only be befitting for those who have a taste for something extravagant. a price tag of $47,600.
Project Azzam- the most expensive Yacht: The German shipbuilding company based in Bremen-Vegesack, Lürssen Yachts, notably one of the world’s leading builders of custom superyachts is now building the world’s largest private yacht, known as Project Azzam. Costing an astounding $622 million.