This Week In Celebrity Car News (September 16 – September 22)

By on September 25, 2015 in ArticlesCelebrity Cars

We have attempted to go to the ends of the earth to bring you the latest news surrounding celebrities and their cars. This week celebrities have been buying, selling, and wrapping their cars, so let's take a closer look.

New Bond Cars

Recently, some of the new cars that will be used in the upcoming James Bond film Spectre were unveiled at the Frankfurt Auto Show. Hinx (played by David Bautista) will be driving a Jaguar C-X75 supercar concept. Land Rover Defenders will also be used as well as a Range Rover Sport SVR.

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ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images

Queen Gets First Dibs

This week news broke that the first 2017 Bentley Bentayga is set to be delivered to Queen Elizabeth II. Bentley's SUV will take over for the Land Rovers that the royal family traditionally uses. The Bentayga is set to be the most expensive SUV in North America, starting at $229 thousand.

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ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images

Wynn Kicks Out Ferrari

All 35 Ferraris that have been housed at The Wynn's Penske Wynn Ferrari showroom in Las Vegas are getting evicted from the hotel/casino. It is said that Wynn can get more money by better using the space that was the only Ferrari dealership in Nevada. The showroom was free to Ferrari owners, but $10 for the general public. Penske Ferrari will be relocating to Towbin Motorcars in Las Vegas.

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Ethan Miller/Getty Images

Hit Ben Stein's Car

Actor Ben Stein was riding in the back of an EmpireCLS SUV in Beverly Hills, California when another driver opened the door of their Prius and it hit Stein's vehicle. The accident was minor with no injuries occurring and Stein displayed the stoic facial expression for which he is known.

Pitt Buys Nazi Bike

Brad Pitt has apparently become obsessed with war memorabilia and he just bought a World War II Nazi motorcycle for $385 thousand. There are only 500 of these double seater bikes in existence – it has been stripped of its Nazi decals.

Kylie At It Again

Kylie Jenner is back at it, changing the look of her G-Wagon once again. This time, she went with a matte frozen blue wrap with matching wheels, badges, and front guard. She had the wrap done custom at Sticker City.

Joplin's Porsche For Sale

Janis Joplin's 1965 Porsche 356C Cabriolet is set to be auctioned off by RM Sotheby's in December. She bought the car in white, but had a friend paint it with a psychedelic mural. Joplin used this as her everyday car and it has been on display at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum for 20 years. This wild ride is expected to go for about $400 thousand.

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Articles Written by B. George Young
B. George Young is a freelance writer who was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. He graduated from the University of Northern Arizona with a degree in humanities. George is an amateur DJ who spends lots of time watching sports. Follow him on Twitter.
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