In April 1986, following an attack on American soldiers in a Berlin disco, President Reagan ordered the bombing of Muammar Qaddafi’s terrorist camps in Libya.
Don Gilman, president of Gilman Yachts, had an ample fleet of Browards, Vikings, and Hatterases on display last February at the Miami International Boat Show.
On the roads of Gaydon, England, prototypes of the Aston Martin AM V8 Vantage motor around town, undergoing various tests to eliminate every existing kink.
The 1965 Maserati Quattroporte sat unnoticed by everyone at a California classic car show in 1978. Everyone except Oscar Crovetto. "Nobody knew what it was," Crovetto recalls.
Back and forth the bidding went between the two gentlemen at the Christie’s Exceptional Motor Cars auction at Pebble Beach in August, increasing by $10,000 increments with each volley.
It could be argued that the impending arrival of the 2005 Ford GT was guaranteed at 4 pm on June 19, 1966.
On a map, Turn Eight of Laguna Seca Raceway appears to be nothing more than a simple S-bend that can be disposed of with two quick flicks of the steering wheel.
Jim Bolton knows every inch of unused space in a Ferrari.
The most remarkable watches are often one-of-a-kind pieces, custom-made for clients of means.
The stench of death lingers inside a series of stone buildings that were built during the French Revolution just outside of Saint-Léonard-de-Noblat in the heart of the French countryside.
When you don a tourbillon, you strap to your wrist what is perhaps the most inefficient, out-of-date—not to mention expensive—complicated watch available.
For more than 50 years, Piaget has turned heads with its decadent diamond-studded jewelry watches, but it received little recognition for its jewelry designs—that is, until now.
An elderly gentleman walked into J.W.
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Great parties pose a paradox. A staggering amount of strategy, preparation, and perspiration goes into providing such ephemeral distractions.
Nick Goldschmidt, group winemaker for Allied Domecq worldwide properties, is a true believer in the virtues of glassware designed for specific wines. But he was not always so convinced.
Fuente Hemingway 7-Inch Classic
Nothing caps a social gathering quite as elegantly as an after-dinner cigar.
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Domaine Faiveley 1999 Grand Cru, Corton-Charlemagne Sweet flavors of vanilla and exotic spice race through this long, structured Burgundian beauty.
Brewer-Clifton 2001 Chardonnay, Sweeney Canyon, Santa Rita Hills Gorgeous Chardonnay from a team of Santa
Maison Joseph Drouhin 2000 Chablis Grand Cru Les Clos Explosive and juicy with amplified flavors of spice and white fruit.
From the grail-like 2000 Bordeaux vintage to the stunning 1999 Napa Valley Cabernets, 2003 has seen its share of exceptional bottlings.
Early paintings by Picasso and his contemporaries demonstrate just how strong the aesthetic influence of primitivism was on 20th-century European art.
The Pinzgauer 710 transport vehicle plods its way stubbornly over clumps of broam grass and foxtail on the western slope of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range.
When it was built in 1931, London’s Dorchester hotel raised eyebrows among some Englishmen who preferred their hotels to be understated, monastic, and no more lively than the charts room of the Ro