Design

Man builds his own Lamborghini, DIY-style

After lusting over the most expensive Lamborghini ever, a 28-year-old guy from China decided to build the damn thing himself by referencing a mini model of the Lamborghini Reventon to modify a second-hand Volkswagen, re-welding the chassis and relocating the engine. He spent less than US$9,500 in total, saving, what, US$990,500 off the US$2m price tag? This man is our hero.

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Low Lai Chow travels light and is working on exercising demons from her past. Find out more about her at lowlaichow.com.