"You can disable ESP," Alfa Romeo engineer Domenico Martino says of the 8C Competizione’s electronic stability system, "but we don’t recom
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Omas and Maserati, both founded in Bologna, Italy, set out to create a sleek expression of their respective craftsmanship.
Many technophiles now center their home entertainment activities on their computers, but monitors and speakers still cannot deliver a rich
To mark its 100th anniversary, Concord, known for its classic watches, is revealing an edgy new image.
Martini aficionados take note: Conrad Hotels and Resorts invites guests behind the bar to become their own master mixologist with a new be
In honor of the 75th anniversary of the prestigious Piazza di Siena horse-jumping show held annually in May, Loro Piana has created a spec
Massimiliano Alajmo, the youngest Italian chef to attain Michelin three-star status at age 32, has moved from the kitchen to the dining ro
In 1960, Richard Bertram revolutionized powerboating by running the first deep-V hull in the Miami-Nassau race.
Solstice, a destination club with 14 luxury properties in desirable locales such as Aspen, Paris, and St.
The Half Moon resort in Rose Hall, Jamaica, recently completed a two-year renovation of its renowned golf course, which includes newly ali
San Francisco’s Embarcadero is now home to two Pat Kuleto restaurants: Waterbar at the south end of Rincon Park and EPIC Roasthouse at the
Because any machine capable of reaching 253 miles per hour should come with lessons, Bugatti Automobiles is now offering an appropriately
At first glance, Zenith’s Black Tie Grande ChronoMaster XXT Tourbillon appears as an elegant platinum and diamond dress w
The Italian-designed Marquis 70, built in the Wisconsin heartland, has all the elegance of a southern European express yacht with practica
Last October, Sotheby’s set a world auction record when it sold a 6.04-carat fancy vivid blue diamond for $7,981,835 at its Hong Kong sale
What happens when the world’s most renowned producer of gin teams up with an internationally acclaimed artist, a prestigious British jewel
Trevi Fountain, one of Rome’s most famous sculptural masterpieces, is immortalized in the Trevi collection of pens from Stipula.
Collectively, British designers Mark Stearn and Gary Seaward have spent nearly 50 years creating neckwear for such venerable makers as Cha
Thirty years ago, James Bond drove under water through the magic of animation in The Spy Who Loved Me.
Tai Ping, the 50-year-old master of custom carpets and rugs, has opened a showroom at the San Francisco Design Center, its fourth U.S.
The renowned Golden Door Spa, which marks its 50th anniversary this year, has created a new program for time-crunched individuals who want
Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, whose renowned properties include the London Savoy and the Plaza in New York, will break ground on Fairmont T
The signature dish at the newly opened Paperfish on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles plays off its name: seasonal fish and vegetables baked e
The days of the Concorde are past, but superfast air travel could still be part of your future.
The 2005 vintage presents a unique case in the recent history of winemaking: With few exceptions, it was a great vintage worldwide.
At first glance, the Vicem 63 Sportfish, launched in February at the Miami Yacht & Brokerage Show, resembles a classic sportfishing ba
The most challenging aspect to creating Blancpain’s latest horological achievement was not its highly complicated movement, but it was con
The private salon of Countess Ottilie von Faber (1877-1944) was the inspiration for this year’s Graf von Faber-Castell Pen of the Year. Th