French luxury line Hermès, inspired by the lacquering techniques of the ancient Orient and the style of Persian miniature horses, apply the intricate modern French lacquering process to these limited edition watches. First miniature pieces are applied to the base of the Arceau Cheval d’Oriente watches, then the pigments lacquered in, layer by layer with […]


One of the more anticipated automobiles in the history of four wheels and an engine was just unveiled in Geneva, and boy what an event it was. As journalists clambered over each other, up stairways and spilled over balconies, all were straining to get a look at the fresh cherry red metal once the sheet […]


11 Jul
The $233K droptop just like the Coupé... only not in the USA

After the recent announcements of its AM 310 Vanquish and DBS Ultimate, Aston Martin returns today with the unveiling of its latest supercar: the V12 Vantage Roadster. The Vantage Roadster is outfitted with the same 6.0-liter naturally-aspirated V12 engine found in the Vantage Coupé, which is just fine and dandy from this perspective: 510hp (380kW) and […]


7 Jun
Made of cowhide, cork footbed & hand-stitched construction

Visvim introduces another moccasin-like shoe to its collection in time for summer, the Twombly-folk. The slip-on is made of cowhide leather upper and hand-stretched horse hide lining that sits on a TPU heel stabilizer. The Twombly-Folk shoe has a cork footbed and light contrast threading across the top, and is also available in navy. Get […]


15 May
The world's first plug-in hybrid supercar... with 770 Horsepower

As one of the most anticipated hybrids ever conceived, Porsche has released a new set of images of its 918 Spyder prototype and announced that it has begun testing… which, at this point in development, seems obvious. With production slated to begin in September 2013, Porsche expects first deliveries to hit showrooms by end of […]


9 May
British automaker's halo supercar gets its own luxury halo

Aston Martin has unveiled the halo edition of its halo supercar, the DBS. The aptly named Aston Martin DBS Ultimate is the last in line for British automaker’s astonishing DBS line, the V12 monster GT that marries performance and luxury quite unlike any of its competition. And although the DBS Ultimate keeps the same 510 […]


2 May
The Tri-Star unveils its 340 HP entry level high-performance car

While Audi and BMW have shot out to the forefront of entry level premium German car wars with their A3 and 1-Series models respectively, Mercedes Benz was left curiously behind. That is about to change. First their lackluster A-Class model received a total redesign, one which updated its predecessor’s staid lines with a more aggressive, […]


20 Apr
The vaunted RS line makes its return to US shores

After a long hiatus, Audi returns its high performance RS line to America in the form of the 2+2 coupé TT-RS. And for one week we had a chance to bask in its high revving glory. All photos taken exclusively for Lost In a Supermarket by Robert Kerian. I remember the first time I saw […]

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