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‘3D Camaro’ by Ioan Florea

Artist Turns 1983 Camaro Z/28 Into Non-Functional Hippy Coral Reef

The topography of the automotive art world is as varied as Malibu's famous canyon roads—lots of highs and lots of lows. The pinnacle is populated by greats like Jeff Koons and Andy Warhol—both did fantastic work with BMW—and the nadir by execrable carnival barkers like the pompous... read more

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Jeff Koons BMW M3 GT2 Art Car 1:18 scale model

Jeff Koons BMW M3 GT2 Art Car Scale Models Up For Sale

Buying one of BMW’s official Art Cars is near impossible as most of them have been retained by the automaker for its own museum. However, the sale of a BMW Art Car to... read more December 9, 2011 by 

1979 BMW M1 Art Car

1979 BMW M1 Art Car Acquired By BMW Dealer, Staying In New York

Finding an original BMW M1 up for sale is already next-to-impossible, though there are some around as we’ve seen in the past. But just imagine how rare it would be to... read more October 10, 2011 by 

Interior of Cadillac Escalade in faux Murakami fabric (photo by Luis Gispert)

In Next-Gen Art Cars, Fashion & Obsession Collide

When you think of art cars, you probably think of BMW rides commissioned from visionaries like Andy Warhol and Jenny Holzer. Or maybe you think of homegrown models, bedecked... read more August 5, 2011 by 

Fiat Source iPad App

2012 FIAT 500 Apple iPad App Is A Source Of All Knowledge

The 2012 FIAT 500 is one of the most distinctive cars on the road. The car has been on sale in Europe for a few years now and they're already everywhere, and early... read more July 22, 2011 by 

BMW Art Car

BMW Art Car Collection Virtual Tour: Video

BMW is celebrating the 40th anniversary since is "international cultural commitment," (whatever that means) and it's doing it in artistic, if somewhat high-tech, fashion... read more July 11, 2011 by 

Papercraft Audi A7

Video: Papercraft Audi A7 - Handmade, Not Good In The Rain

The 2011 Audi A7 might be big but it isn't particularly heavy for its size. Weighing in at around 3,900 pounds it's around 300 pounds lighter than its rival the BMW 5-Series... read more April 20, 2011 by 

Tesla Roadster art car by Laurence Gartel

Tesla Follows BMW’s Lead And Rolls Out Roadster Art Car

If you were thinking this psychedelic paint scheme on this Tesla Roadster looks familiar then you would be thinking straight as the design is very similar to the one on... read more December 6, 2010 by 

Jeff Koons BMW M3 GT2 Art Car on track at Le Mans

BMW M3 GT2 Jeff Koons Art Car Makes Le Mans Track Debut

Ever since BMW announced Jeff Koons as the artist for the 35th anniversary BMW art car, the anticipation for its eventual racing debut has been high. This week, the car has... read more June 11, 2010 by 

Jeff Koons' BMW M3 GT2 Art Car

Jeff Koons BMW M3 GT2 Art Car Revealed

BMW is awakening a tradition of racing and art with Jeff Koons' creation of the 17th Art Car. Revealed here following its official unveiling at the Centre Pompidou in Paris... read more June 2, 2010 by 

BMW Art Car

Artist Jeff Koons Picked For 35th Anniversary BMW Art Car

Internationally acclaimed artist Jeff Koons has been announced as the next in a long line of artists who will be creating a BMW Art Car in what is the 35th anniversary year... read more February 2, 2010 by 

One of the MINI "Wash Me" art cars

MINI Shows Off 10 Art Cars In 'Wash Me' Video

Borrowing a page out of parent company BMW's playbook, MINI's "Wash Me" art car video shows off the latest batch of art cars from the MINI lineup. BMW has long been known for... read more November 6, 2009 by 

2009 Infiniti G37 Coupe Anniversary Art Car

Infiniti Celebrates 20 Years With G37 Coupe Art Car

Last night Infiniti took the covers off a G37 Coupe that was involved in the brand’s Anniversary Art Project Vehicle program at an art event in Toronto, Canada. To... read more September 28, 2009 by 


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