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Pope Francis Receives Lamborghini Hurcan. No, Really!
Pope Francis Receives Lamborghini Hurcan. No, Really!

15 Nov 2017, 16:33 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The car will be auctioned by the guys at Sotheby's, and the proceeds will be delivered directly several worthy charity foundations

 
Pope Francis Involved in Motoring Safety Project Motomorphosis
Pope Francis Involved in Motoring Safety Project Motomorphosis

26 Jan 2015, 16:21 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Pope Francis offers "seal of approval" for new motorcycle safety campaign to run until 2016

 
Pope Francis to Ride in a Jeepney During His Visit to the Philippines
Pope Francis to Ride in a Jeepney During His Visit to the Philippines

12 Jan 2015, 14:43 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / As opposed to his predecessors, who have been traveling with the Mercedes-Benz luxury cars, most of which are bullet proof, Pope Francis has become rather popular for his preference for simplicity. ...

 
Pope Benedict's Harley Heritage Softail to Be Auctioned in February
Pope Benedict's Harley Heritage Softail to Be Auctioned in February

28 Nov 2014, 13:44 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / It’s holy Harley time once more, as the auction house Bonhams informs us that yet another Vatican-related motorcycle will go under the hammer in early February 2015 in the Les Grandes Marques ...

 
Pope Sorry to Sell His Harley, Looks Forward to Buy a Hayabusa
Pope Sorry to Sell His Harley, Looks Forward to Buy a Hayabusa

1 Apr 2014, 14:57 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Last year Pope Francis received a Dyna Super Glide and a matching branded leather jacket from Harley-Davidson, as a token of respect and gratitude. The bike was gifted to His Holiness during Harley-...

 
Pope Francis' Harley-Davidson Sold for $329,000
Pope Francis' Harley-Davidson Sold for $329,000

11 Feb 2014, 12:46 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / A Harley-Davidson Dyna Super Glide formerly owned by the Pope Francis was auctioned last week in Paris, France, during an event hosted by Bonhams, and was sold for $329,000 (€240,675). The P...

 
Pope Francis Auctions His New Harley-Davidson for Homeless Charity
Pope Francis Auctions His New Harley-Davidson for Homeless Charity

14 Oct 2013, 15:37 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Pope Francis is auctioning a Harley-Davidson bike. The bike will go under the hammer, but not because the Vatican needs more money: the Catholic leader will use the funds for a charitable goal. H...

 
The Pope Gets 2 Harley-Davidson Bikes, Blesses Some 1400 More
The Pope Gets 2 Harley-Davidson Bikes, Blesses Some 1400 More

13 Jun 2013, 13:14 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / It's a big Harley-Davidson weekend in Italy's capital Rome as the celebrations of the Milwaukee manufacturer's 110th anniversary are gathering countless riders. And since H-D could no...

 
Benedict XVI Gets New Mercedes M-Class Popemobile
Benedict XVI Gets New Mercedes M-Class Popemobile

8 Dec 2012, 15:08 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The history of the Popemobile is filled with holy Mercedes SUVs. The age of the open-top G-Class is long gone though, since some people got the idea of shooting His Holiness. And so, the Vatican&...

 
Harley Davidson Tanks Blessed by the Pope Himself
Harley Davidson Tanks Blessed by the Pope Himself

4 Oct 2012, 12:19 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / The title reads a rather weird thing, but there's nothing amiss: the Pope has just blessed two Harley Davidson fuel tanks to mark the official countdown for the June 2013 110th anniversary of t...

 
Electric Popemobile Wanted
Electric Popemobile Wanted

2 Dec 2010, 10:32 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The push for alternative means of propulsion for cars has been, the last five years or so, a leap of faith for car manufacturers. Their efforts, at first shy, have soon turned into a trend and, for ...

 
Pope Gets Two Ducati Multistrada Bikes
Pope Gets Two Ducati Multistrada Bikes

17 Sep 2010, 08:49 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Italian motorcycle manufacturer Ducati has recently made a gift of two Ducati Multistradas to the Pope, with the motorcycles being specially prepared as special escort vehicles for the Corps of Gend...

 
Divine Intervention: Pope Backs Fiat Workers
Divine Intervention: Pope Backs Fiat Workers

2 Feb 2010, 11:50 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Disgruntled Italian workers received an unexpected support from Pope Benedict himself last Sunday, after his Holiness addressed the economic situation during his weekly Angelus blessing. Although, a...

 
The Popemobile: a History of Holy Benzes
The Popemobile: a History of Holy Benzes

6 Feb 2009, 18:01 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The Roman supreme pontiffs have a long history of being driven around in bespoke carriages, specially designed coaches and custom made cars. Of all the car manufacturers who at one point have suppli...