Friday, November 28, 2008

Zen Moment: saudi prince Al-Walid bin Talal's diamond motorcycle.

"This is a handmade diamond motorcycle special order for Saudi Prince Al-Walid bin Talal cost $4.8 million. The bike is not totally made up of diamonds but mixed of swarovski crystals."

Wiki:


Prince Al-Walid bin Talal bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud (Arabic: الوليد بن طلال بن عبد العزيز آل سعود‎) (born 7 March 1955) is a member of the Saudi Royal Family, and an entrepreneur and international investor. He has amassed his fortune through investments in real estate and the stock market. As of 2007, his net worth is estimated at US$29.5 billion, according to the Arabian Business rich list published December 2, 2007. He is ranked by Forbes as the 20th richest person in the world, and is the second richest man in royalty next to the Sultan of Brunei. He has been nicknamed by Time magazine as the Arabian Warren Buffett.

3 comments:

Gary Inman and Ben Part said...

And he did it to a what? An MZ 1000?

Cecino said...

I'll do that on my Vespa ;-()

Al said...

We need to focus on the people in the need of basics in life today. many children around the world today do not have a meal to eat. What a waste of money! A child's life is 100 times worth more then this bike. People need People!