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Gold and Black painted Life Ball MINI 2013 unveiled by Eva and Roberto Cavalli


At the annual Life Ball event in Vienna, MINI has been donating one car every year. As per tradition, this car is customized by a famous designer, and then auctioned for AIDS charity. This year, the MINI to be auctioned is designed by Italy’s Roberto Cavalli. The car was unveiled two days back by Roberto and Eva Cavalli.

life ball mini 2013 by roberto cavalli (9)Life Ball MINI 2013 was showcased at Vienna even as it went up for auction at the AIDS Solidarity Gala at Hofburg Palace with all proceeds being donated towards the fight against AIDS. This designer Paceman receives an unusual sparkling exterior paint somewhere between black and brown, which is the color of Cavalli’s own fleet of vehicles. There is also a distinctive Cavalli logo on its roof and the door bears the designer’s distinctive signature.

The vehicle’s rims, roof, mirror cases, headlight and taillight surrounds and grille frame are all gild plated. Interiors are in matching black color leather seen on seating, with contrasting accents and stitching while steering wheel is leather encased with Cavalli animal prints and Cavalli logo dominates the headrest and sun visor.


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Sagar Patel

Sagar Patel

A first drive in a manual rickety old van was enough to pave the road forward for Sagar Patel. When not driving or riding, his dexterity shifts gear to voice passion through words via reviews, and news, all the while, closely monitoring updates from the auto industry.

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