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Eight houses designed to show off the owner’s car

May 9, 2020 India Block 0
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Hot wheels and cool rims are the highlight of these eight private residential projects where the architect has made a car in its garage the focal point. Autohaus, USA, by Matt Fajkus Architecture Built for a car collector in Austin, Texas, Autohaus’ entire ground floor is given over to a garage and workshop. Floor-to-ceiling glass

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Aston Martin launches architectural service to design homes focused around your car

August 22, 2019 Natasha Levy 0
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Luxury carmaker Aston Martin has launched a design service that will allow drivers to create garages, homes and villain-esque “lairs” that showcase their favourite cars. Aston Martin’s Automotive Galleries and Lairs service will specifically design spaces to showcase a client’s most prized motors. Offering everything from a bespoke garage to an entire retreat, the company is

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The 2018 Goodwood Festival Of Speed Sculpture By Gerry Judah

July 13, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Crate47   Artist Gerry Judah has created the 2018 Goodwood Festival Of Speed Silver Jubilee sculpture, that stands 170 feet (52m) high and is clearly visible across the entire Goodwood Estate in England.   Photography by Crate47 This year’s sculpture celebrates the 70th birthday of the iconic automotive giant Porsche, and Gerry collaborated with […]

Marc Thorpe designs home for Classic Car Club at New York pier

June 23, 2018 Dan Howarth 0

New York designer Marc Thorpe is behind the interiors of a clubhouse for classic car enthusiasts at Manhattan’s Pier 76, where members can show off their vehicles and drink at an industrial-looking bar. The Classic Car Club Manhattan has relocated to a 40,000-square-foot (3,700-square-metre) space at the pier, located on the West Side Highway at

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Matt Fajkus designs asymmetrical Austin residence for vintage car lover

November 1, 2017 Jenna McKnight 0

Texas studio Matt Fajkus Architecture has created a two-storey building that features a garage at ground level and a home above, part of which cantilevers over the site. Designed for a car collector, the Autohaus is situated on a slender property in Austin that totals 10,300 square feet (957-square-metre). Local studio Matt Fajkus Architecture was

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10 buildings that use classic cars to improve their image

October 16, 2017 Natashah Hitti 0

Classic cars are frequently used as props when photographing newly completed architecture projects, while sometimes entire homes are designed around their owner’s automobiles. We’ve chosen 10 where photogenic vehicles compliment the buildings, from a countryside retirement home to a converted windowless garage. Villa SG21 by FillieVerhoeven Architects A silver Jaguar E-Type Coupe takes centre stage in this photograph

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These New Eco-Friendly Bamboo Toy Cars Are Fully Biodegradable

August 2, 2017 Erin 0

  Australian based designers Made of Bamboo, have designed a collection of eco-friendly bamboo toy cars that come in four designs. Drawing on their experience of working with bamboo, they combined minimalist and contemporary design principles with bamboo to create a sustainable collection where everything used to build the product is biodegradable, ensuring that it […]