Luxury Transport

Welcome to Elite Traveler’s Luxury Transport page. Get the latest news on yachts, private jets and automotives.

First Drive: Land Rover Discovery

By Kristen Shirley This story originally appeared in the May/June 2017 issue of Elite Traveler. As our army of helicopters zoomed above Zion National Park and began to descend towards our fleet of the brand new Land Rover Discovery, the thrill really started to set in. It was clear from the landscape we’d seen overhead that Utah has challenging off-roading conditions […]

Mercedes-Benz Premieres New S-Class Sedan at Auto Shanghai

As the 2017 edition of Auto Shanghai unfolded this year, Mercedes-Benz garnered particular attention for revealing the new S-Class Sedan. Through this Concept A show car, the luxury automobile brand has provided a glimpse into the next generation of these compact cars, encompassing innovations in efficiency, comfort and automated driving through its Intelligent Drive features. DISTRONIC active proximity control and Active […]

Inside the Porsche Vaults: 5 Rare Models

Situated alongside the Porsche AG headquarters in Zuffenhausen, Stuttgart, The Porsche Museum is considered one of the world’s best automobile showcases, with over 80 vehicles on display in the 5,600 square meter exhibition space. Now the museum has opened its vaults to reveal five of the rarest production models in its collection. In this episode of Porsche’s video series, the […]

Porsche Reveal Most Powerful Panamera Yet

By Lauren Jade Hill Making its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show this month, the 2018 Panamera S E-Hybrid Porsche was introduced as the second hybrid variant of the Panamera series. As the most powerful Panamera yet, the new model combines performance with comfort and efficiency. This plug-in hybrid has been introduced as the flagship of the model line, combining […]

Stunning Sheetmetal: Jaguar Classic

This story originally appeared in the March/April 2017 issue of Elite Traveler. Of all the significant news to surface from the Los Angeles Auto Show, one of the best announcements had nothing to do with cutting-edge technology or forward-thinking design. Jaguar Classic, the division of Jaguar Land Rover in charge of historical preservation, dropped cover on an all-new XKSS, with a […]

Jaguar Classic

Ferrari 812 Superfast set to Premier at Geneva International Motor Show

By Lauren Jade Hill As the 87th edition of Geneva International Motor Show takes place this March, Ferrari is set to reveal the new 812 Superfast. As the fastest and most powerful Ferrari to have ever been made, this extreme performance V12 berlinetta has been at the center of great anticipation. Not only does the new model encompass innovative new features, […]

Ferrari 812 Superfast

Blue Sky Dawning: Nio EP9

By Richard Cree This story originally appeared in the January/February 2017 issue of Elite Traveler. Anyone wondering how either the arrival of the all-electric Formula-E racing championship would affect the future of the car industry, or what impact an increasingly active Chinese automotive sector will have, gets two answers in one with the new all-electric Chinese supercar, the Nio EP9. Launched […]

The Most Exciting Cars to Look out for in 2017

This story originally appeared in the January/February 2017 issue of Elite Traveler. After last year’s successful launch of the all-new DB11, there is a whole raft of new Aston Martins scheduled for delivery in the coming years. It’s an ambitious program of expansion (dubbed the “second century plan”) that kicks off this fall with the Aston Martin V8 Vantage. At […]

Cars in 2017

Top 6 Luxury Transport Services

By Codelia Mantsbo Since the automobile was first invented, there has always been a growing interest with the most elite methods of land travel. Today, there are a plethora of luxury transport services available for the discerning elite traveler. While driving luxury cars with turbocharged engines and leather clad interiors depicts lavish living, chauffeur driven vehicles are considered the embodiment […]

7 of the World’s Most Luxurious Cars

By Vivian Kelly If you’re looking to invest in a luxury car we want to make sure you get everything and more. Our findings of these vehicles’ hand crafted luxury materials and first rate motor abilities caught our eye. Created with only the finest ingredients, these luxury cars, from sporty Porsches to classic Bentleys, are sure to tick all the […]