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A legend revived

A vintage Mercedes-Benz W113 has been given a makeover thanks to Bulgarian tuner Vilner, writes Jeff Heselwood.

Saturday, 1 September, 2012, 1:09am

Hong Kong is a bull market for an Italian thoroughbred

Lamborghini marked its 20th anniversary in the Hong Kong market yesterday by unveiling a special edition of its Gallardo model, branded the Gallardo HK20. The Italian carmaker says it is producing only an auspicious eight HK20s, available exclusively to local car enthusiasts.

29 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Packed with innovations

The latest Mercedes-Benz SL roadsters are smart and packed with innovations. Unveiled at Crown Wine Cellars, in Shouson Hill on Tuesday, the sixth-generation SLs continue to embody stylish, open-top motoring.

29 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Flex appeal

Lamborghini has kept the V10 Gallardo alive with a number of limited edition variants since it was launched in 2003 - with a mainly cosmetic difference. Last year it brought the Bicolore and Tricolore versions to Hong Kong. This month, the LP 560-4 Noctis arrived.

16 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Dream car has it all

Founded in 1967, AMG originally built and tested engines for racing cars. Its initials stand for Aufrecht, Melcher and Gro?aspach, the birthplace of one of its two founders, Hans Werner Aufrecht, a former Benz engineer. Now based in Affalterbach, near Stuttgart, AMG is a subsidiary of Daimler and modifies Mercedes-Benzes into collectors' items.

20 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Live life in the fast lane

Lamborghini is mobilising its 200 Hong Kong and Guangzhou owners into a fast-lane consumer force.

The Italian marque has launched the Lamborghini HK ELITE Club, offering its local supercar owners a host of lifestyle privileges and deals on luxury products, spas, more than 70 exclusive hotels, restaurants 'and practical services across the globe'.

30 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Call of the wild

1 Leopard padlock notebook by Mulberry (mulberry.com)

2 Snake-skin boots by Prada (prada.com)

3 Feathered headpiece by Maison Michel (HK$8,900), available at On Pedder

4 Animal-print bag by Akris (akris.ch)

5 Leopard-print satchel by Celine (HK$24,000)

6 Tiger-print boots by Alaia (HK$13,800), available at On Pedder

2 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Mercedes-Benz goes all out to wow media and VIPs for launch of new SLK-Class and C-Class Coupe cars

It can never be too over-the-top when it comes to a car launch. What the latest convertibles have to do with scantily clad pole dancers escapes us, but last Friday's Mercedes-Benz party was quite a blast.

The carmaker hosted an afternoon session with the media and a soir?e for VIPs at the Convention and Exhibition Centre to introduce the new SLK-Class and C-Class Coup?.

19 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Saints v Sinners

Saints v Sinners by Katie Agnew Orion, HK$105

19 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

More than stocking fillers

1 Noko specialises in Japanese-inspired outfits for babies, girls and boys, including everything from rompers to jackets, headbands to blankets. The Haname (meaning 'blooming flower') dress (HK$93) is in satin with a velvet skirt and comes in a variety of colours and prints. Available online at www.nokobaby.com.

17 Dec 2010 - 12:00am