Jump to content


SEARCH

1

World's most expensive tyres can buy you a Condominum

By Faiming_low on 14 Jun 2016 in Other News

Attached Image A set of Michelin Super Sport tyres for a Bugatti Veyron will set you back around S$40,000. 40 grand? Yup, that is the price to pay for when you want the tyres to be able to withstand a thousand horsepower and a maximum speed of more than 400km/h. But that is nothing compared to the world's most expensive set of tyres.

Attached Image Made by Z Tyre, this set has been sold for a crazy S$810,000. And that is enough to put them in the Guinness Book of World Records for the title of the 'World's Most Expensive Set of Car Tyres'.

Attached Image So why does it cost so much? That's because the tyres have been dressed up with 24-karat gold and embedded with diamonds. Hmmm... not sure that would give additional grip over any conventional tyres....

Viewed: 8,821 times

Faiming_low
Written by Faiming_low
Since young, Fai Ming has always centered his life around cars. In fact his first word was 'car' and not 'mum' or 'dad'. Aren't kids cute?



  • 1
Watwheels Jun 16 2016 09:30 PM

Stuffing gold on products is still a trend?? Gosh.

  • 1
 
Car Makes

Please select a car make

Facebook Likes
   Featured Blog Post
Photo
The MCF Hangout with Jetabout Holidays, held at CoSpace at Science Park, offered attendees a tast...
POPULAR BLOG POSTS
Photo
Here's a first look at the next-generation BMW M135i. Leaked by Bimmerfile, the new 1 Series...
Photo
Koenigsegg’s founder and CEO Christian von Koenigsegg revealed that he managed to buy back is fir...
Photo
A photo of the upcoming 992 generation Porsche 911 Turbo has been leaked onto the internet. Could...
Photo
New South Wales has received a new police patrol car in the form the FK8 Honda Civic Type R. Howe...
Photo
Bugatti has just released a new video of its 3D-printed titanium caliper. The video shows how we...
   Lifestyle Articles