Classic cars invited to exclusive supercar show in Monaco
Press Release: 01/04/2014
For immediate release
It’s already been billed as the most exclusive supercar show in the world and this year, Top Marques Monaco will make its first foray into classic cars with a number of vintage vehicles on display.
In the same year as the Historic Grand Prix comes to Monaco, four vintage and classic cars will be showcased at Top Marques Monaco 2014. The extraordinary vehicles will include an Adenauer Mercedes Benz 300, which belonged to Todor Zhivkov, the last communist dictator of Bulgaria.
There are an unprecedented number of world premieres at the show this year including, five supercars, two luxury motorbikes, three superboats and the latest VVIP helicopter by Agusta Westland.
Visitors can take part in three days of test drives in a selection of supercars including a Lamborghini by Hamann, a Tesla and a Ferrari. Other highlights in the supercar section include the Zenvo ST1, created in Denmark which is capable of speeds of 0 to 100 km/ph in three seconds and the Lykan Hypersports, manufactured by W Motors which can be yours for a cool €2.5 million
Under the banner of sustainable vehicles will be the Energica Ego, the world’s first all-electric superbike; the Mando Footloose, a chainless electric bike from Korea and Forza G, a handcrafted luxury electric bike from Italy. This equates to an unparalleled collection of green machines that also includes the new Quant e-sports limousine that was initially presented as a concept at Top Marques four years ago.
During the four-day event, held over the Easter weekend in Monaco there is a chance for guests to design their very own supercar in a 3D virtual studio created by British design and engineering consultancy Envisage, who are the team behind Project Judi which is being unveiled by David Brown Automotive at the show.
Guests can take advantage of a new partnership with Amber Lounge, the original F1 lifestyle event made in Monaco and held at race locations around the globe from Abu Dhabi and Barcelona to Shanghai and Singapore. Amber Lounge will be opening two spaces at Top Marques including a luxury VIP lounge.
There will be a unique window onto one of the most luxurious resorts in the world, Velaa Private Island, an exceptional private retreat with service that goes beyond traditional resorts. Four bedroom residences with their own pool, spa and gym, a private submarine, the Maldives greatest selection of vintage wines, and cuisine overseen by a famous Michelin-starred chef are just some of the island’s attributes.
When you have text driven your supercar, walked around your superboat and admired the green machines on display, why not take the opportunity to indulge in the most expensive facial in the world – the Gold Mask Treatment – by Margy’s of Monte Carlo, which is available for €4900, or treat yourself or your wife with a unique luxury handbag, wallet or clutch sourced by Hermes for Monegasque company Corium.
Tickets for the event can already be purchased on the Top Marques Monaco website at www.topmarquesmonaco.com or directly from the Grimaldi Forum www.grimaldiforum.com
Amber Lounge: Bringing the F1 lifestyle to Top Marques
Amber Lounge, The Original F1 After Party to the stars, will present an all-new, intimate lounge concept at Top Marques Monaco, the most exclusive supercar show in the world, exclusively for VIP and exceptional supercar clientele.
Amidst the display of the world’s most expensive, innovative, and extraordinarily crafted supercars in Monte Carlo’s famed Grimaldi Forum, an intimate Amber Lounge space will be set up for important Top Marques guests to connect with manufacturers and designers of the world’s most prized and revered automobiles.
Sonia Irvine, Founder of Amber Lounge said: "There is an undeniable synergy between Amber Lounge and Top Marques: both brands celebrated a decade of hosting Monaco's most prestigious events, welcomed thousands of VIP guests and continue to deliver world-class entertainment – with a single vision in mind: to provide the very best the world of luxury has to offer. We look forward to welcoming Top Marques visitors and sharing a taste of what Amber Lounge will bring to the Monaco Grand Prix weekend."
Envisage: Build your own dream supercar at Top Marques
Envisage Group invites visitors to take their own design journey, using the expertise that helped create the car launched by David Brown Automotive at the show.
New design and manufacturing processes are providing the world’s elite with access to previously unachievable levels of automotive personalisation and luxury. Rapid Prototyping, 3D Computer Aided Design and Laser Manufacturing – techniques proven in Formula 1 - are for the first time since the legendary coachbuilders, making the ultimate automotive dream a reality.
The first bespoke vehicle constructed using these techniques, created by British design and engineering consultancy Envisage with David Brown Automotive head of design Alan Mobberley, will be revealed at the Top Marques Monaco 2014.
Visitors to the show will be offered a unique opportunity. Envisage design director Ian Nisbett will invite selected guests to ‘step into their dreams’, helping them take the first steps towards realising their own bespoke automobile. After an initial discussion, selected guests will slip into a 3D virtual world where they will begin the creative journey that could put their own bespoke dream car, perfect in every detail, into their garage.
Hamann Lambourghini Aventadot to star in test drives at Top Marques
The Hamann Lamborghini Aventador is just one of a string of sensational supercars that will be available for VIP test-drives at this year’s Top Marques.
The stunning car will be lined up in the test drive pit alongside other magnificent machines such as the Zenvo ST1, Electric Tesla, Wiesmann MF4 and the Klassen VIP Shuttle.
VIP visitors will be able to take these exceptional vehicles for a spin on parts on the F1 Grand Prix circuit for three days during the show, at the discretion of the manufacturers.
Revolver Boats world launch
Revolver stands for innovative performance boats with a minimalistic ageless design and a unique-on-the-market attention to on-board quality of life.
Innovation DNA and a unique execution has produced an exclusive piece of art and technology that cannot be copied, a rare find in this fast world. The brand-new 44 GT is a crossover between powerboats and cruisers enriched with Italian design and a luxury touch. This will be shown as a world premiere at Top Marques.
Revolver 44 GT, the Game Changer:
1) Naval architecture by Michael Peters Yacht Design (MPYD)
2) Design by Alberto Mancini (AMYD)
3) Hard-Top in carbon
4) Innovative roof system: wireless remote controlled hard-top
5)! Full A/C interiors
6) Electrically operated swimming platform
7) Enclosed center-console: Italian style interiors with surprising spaces
8) Power: twin Cummins Diesel QSB 6.7> 1.100 HP
9) Efficiency: transmissions Arneson Surface Drives
10) Hi-tech build
The Gold Mask Treatment: The most expensive facial in the world
For the visitor who has everything, Margy’s Monte Carlo will be showcasing a number of their exclusive skin care products, such as the Gold Mask Treatment billed the most expensive facial in the world. The treatment aims to slow down collagen depletion and the breakdown of elastin.
Gold conducts ions that stimulate cellular growth of the basal layer, regenerating firm skin cells and providing a tightening effect.
The mask transmits "electro-acoustic signals", special, medium and modulated. These signals automatically combine themselves depending on the program selected. Over the past 20 years, Margy’s Monte-Carlo has been renowned for developing the best facials with immediate results.
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