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Showcasing the super cool, super fast, super expensive Ducati Desmosedici motorbike. At £50,000 it is one of the world’s most expensive motorbikes. 

Video of Ducati Desmosedici vs Ferrari 430 Scuderia

The official manufacturer’s website. Current model info, including online information, history, manuals and race team info (Italian/English)

Ducati GP6 Racing
Official site for the Desmosedici GP6 race bike with team info

Which is fastest – the Ducati Desmosedici RR or the Ferrari 430 Scuderia? Car fans will argue a supercar can out-brake and out-corner a bike, but a bike’s power-to-weight ratio is much better, so in a straight race the car will never even get close enough to the bike to use its ‘magic’ powers. To prove 2 wheels are better than 4 forever, we’re pitching arguably the best road bike in the world against one of the best road cars, in perfect conditions at the Almeria circuit in Spain. Watch the video to see the result.

Showcasing cool and very shiny chromed cars such as Bugatti Veyron, Audi R8, Mercedes, Lamborghini, Lexus, BMW which are all real head turners. Chrome plating is an electroplating process that requires dipping the parts in chemicals which means the car is to be disassembled and the parts electro-plated. In some cases, this can cost as much as the car itself but the result is pretty cool as these pictures illustrate…

 
 

Check out this cool Pac-Man car! A fan in America modified his old car with symbols and colors from the popular arcade game. Painted in the classic red-yellow color scheme and featuring symbols from Pac-Man on the bonnet, wheels and side-doors, the Mr. Pac-Man Car has to be the coolest vehicle inspired by the ’80s video-game.

 
 
 
 

The owner of the Pac-Man-mobile has not yet been identified, but with the buzz his ride has created on the internet, he’s sure to become a local celebrity very soon. The photos of his amazing car were taken by Da Nes.