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Harry Winston’s latest limited edition Opus timepiece is as intriguing as a Rorschach test.
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How does a gentleman who owns 60 tanks celebrate the Fourth of July? However he wants to.
While the term “sport-utility vehicle” (and its ubiquitous acronym) entered our national lexicon barely 15 years ago, the concept of four-
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Menswear designer and avid golfer Luciano Barbera criticized the colorful, casual clothing that had come to define golfwear a decade ago,
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The roads of late winter, battered for months by snow, sleet, and ice, devolve into a patchwork of glacial potholes and mountainous frost
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There is no escaping the work of Philippe Starck.
What began as a competition devolved into a laugher.
Rainbow Warrior, Jeff Gordon’s nickname, is aptly depicted in his racecar’s garish, multicolored paint job.
The single finest feature on the $289,400 Cirrus SR22 is one that Cirrus Design hopes its owners will never have to employ.
When is a car not a car? When it is a Mercedes-Benz Maybach 62.
At first glance, the restrained styling of the Audi RS6’s exterior—along with the interior’s gray poplar woods, matte aluminum accents, an
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