When it comes to the discerning audiophile or a design connoisseur, price is seldom an issue. The smart folks over at Grand Prix Audio, have tapped into this psychology quite successfully and are carving a niche for themselves by releasing state of the art audio equipment time and time again. Case in point the Monaco Grand Prix Audio 1.5 Turntable which is a fantastic blend of form and function and will stun you with its superior audio performance. Retailing for a cool €23,000 ($33,120), the turntable features Digital Signal Processing and Active Feedback Loop Technology and the on board magnesium platter and phosphor bronze flywheel ensures smooth rotation. Of course one is also instantly drawn to the its carbon fiber plinth that ensures for proper ergonomics and gives it the correct amount of weight, curves and hollow spaces.