• Red and gold Mercedes SLR - money can’t buy taste

Ueli Anlicker of Switzerland is out to prove money can’t buy sophistication. He may have finally hit this point home with a $4.3 million investment in a Mercedes SLR. Anlicker added rubies, real gold and even a functional bodykit, but unfortunately he left out one small element: style. The car is rumored to have 999 horsepower (382 more than the standard car,) which at least means it can get out of sight faster.

Like the golden Porsche, someone please steal this so the world doesn’t have to see it again.

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Source: Autogespot

Alina Moore
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Alina Joined the Topspeed.com team in the early 2000s as one of the outlets very first experts, and she’s been with Topspeed.com ever since. Over the years, she’s served various roles, but today she’s is relied on heavily to verify automotive facts, assist with formatting, and discover new and engaging topics.  Read full bio
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  (50) posted on 04.29.2009

ewwwwwwwwww !!

i think i just threw up all over the pc!!

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