Ooh, shiny AND toxic

I’ve been busy lately planning for a trip next week but I came across these and thought I’d share. Conspicuous consumption meets garishly bad taste in chrome and sterling silver, respectively:

Of course, if what really revs your engine in auto luxury is that nauseous “new car” smell you might be interested to hear that it’s really just glue mixed with formaldehyde. It kills brain cells, something that may be lots of fun on a Friday night but is really bad behind the wheel. Plus it gives me a monster headache. For more about the “new car” smell and its alleged links to cancer, read this “article”:http://www.treehugger.com/files/2005/09/beware_that_new.php from TreeHugger.

(Thanks to “Motor Authority”:http://www.motorauthority.com/cars/bmw/canadas-own-chrome-m3/ and “this strange site”:http://mcfilmfest.com/051117gay-tampa-gossip.html for the pictures)