Toys of Summer

Amazing machines from Maserati, Ducati, Marquis Yachts & more. Also the Ferrari FF, Maranello's new four-wheel-drive four-seater. Plus, splendid spirits, the season's coolest thirst quenchers.

With your purchase of Robb Report’s Annual July Toys of Summer Issue you also gain access to Six Splendid Outdoor Parties from the Summer 2011 Host’s Guide.

Ferrari had not generated this much second-guessing and gossip fodder since 1963, when founder Enzo...
like a sun worshipper who has shaped up for the beach season, Maserati’s already seductive drop-top...
The Marquis 420 Sport Bridge debuted at the Miami International Boat Show last winter, but this 42-...
Riding a specially equipped Ducati Multistrada 1200 S, American Greg Tracy ascended a steep and...
The Cigarette 42X Ducati Edition is to the water what a Ducati superbike is to the racetrack. A...
An owner of a lakefront vacation home in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, recently sought to purchase a small...
For some Chevrolet Corvette connoisseurs, the early models designed by Harley Earl and engineered...
For the racing yachtsman, time is of the essence—particularly the critical five minutes before the...
Though hybrid-electric bicycles have become popular in urban centers around the world, their weight...
Aside from the occasional appearance as a spy-movie prop, the personal jetpack is a technology that...
Kamado-style ceramic grills were first popularized in the 1960s. Since that time, little has...
Barton G. Weiss certainly knows how to put on a show. The owner of the Villa by Barton G in Miami—...
A last-minute invitation can be interpreted in a variety of ways, few of which flatter the...
1972 Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser 442 The Golden Age of American muscle cars lasted for a decade, with...
For its new line of tableware, Italian fashion house Stefano Ricci (212.371.3901, www.stefanoricci...
Judging from the bridled alterations that Bentley has made to the original Continental GT, the...
Even if he never builds another of his Concept Ten motorcycles—one-off designs created around...
Since its origin as a saddle maker in 1837, Hermès has been regarded as one of the world’s premier...
My routine exam at the Chaum Center in Seoul, South Korea, began with a nurse instructing me to...
When Cindy Hutson serves yellowfin tuna tartare at Ortanique, her restaurant in Coral Gables, Fla...
It was about 10:30 on my first morning at Rancho Pescadero when I asked a resort staff member if...
Originated in Scotland in the 18th century, golfing societies have long been popular in the British...
Kewpie dolls, comets, airplanes, dogs, Indians, policemen, birds, butterflies, devils thumbing...
The formation of Constellation Audio in 2008 sent audiophiles’ expectations sky high. The Southern...
The sport of polo has made several sartorial contributions to Western culture. When Sir Pratap...
Flight Options clients who travel in one of the company’s Nextant 400XTs might find the light jet...
The great room at southern Wyoming’s Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch overlooks granite-dotted...
The reemergence of the Ritz-Carlton brand in Hong Kong is no short story. Nearly three years after...
First opened in 1885—and having sat vacant since 2004—the former Metropole Hotel reemerged in May...
Using haute horlogerie mechanics in its designs, Roland Iten Mechanical Luxury has created such men...
The Brown Safe Manufacturing Chronos ( www.brownsafe.com ) is the first watch-specific line of...
The big sound of floor-standing loudspeakers by French hi-fi manufacturer Focal is now available in...
Chopard’s collaboration with Kiichiro Masumura, a master of the Japanese lacquering technique...
The AE+Y cell phone ( www.aesir-copenhagen.com ) has no GPS, no camera, and no Angry Birds. But it...
Fashion-industry veteran Wilfredo Rosado ( www.wilfredorosado.com ), whose career has included work...
The David Oscarson Lewis and Clark pens ( www.davidoscarson.com ) commemorate the duo’s expedition...
The custom shoes and accessories in a new, limited-edition line from George Esquivel ( www...
Booker Noe, grandson of Jim Beam, first introduced Knob Creek Kentucky whiskey to the world in 1992...
Though just an experimental vehicle when featured on the November 2010 cover of Robb Report, the...
VODKA VARIATIONS Vermont Spirits Gold Vodka The Green Mountain State of Vermont is more widely...
In the distance the Caribbean surf broke over a coral reef and rolled gently onto the beach before...
It seems as though every year Audi introduces a new model that rises to the top of its category. In...
Back to SUMMER 2011 HOST'S GUIDE > A modernist's version of the elegant summer picnic on the...
Back to SUMMER 2011 HOST'S GUIDE > Assembling the ingredients for a freshly made artisanal drink...
Back to SUMMER 2011 HOST'S GUIDE > Diatom 2009 Huber Vineyard Santa Rita Hills Chardonnay Greg...
Back to SUMMER 2011 HOST'S GUIDE > An opulent interpretation of the all-American gathering. It...
Back to SUMMER 2011 HOST'S GUIDE > Hosts who serve out-of-the-ordinary cocktails demonstrate...
Back to SUMMER 2011 HOST'S GUIDE > Spring Mountain Vineyard 2009 Sauvignon Blanc The 845-acre...
Back to SUMMER 2011 HOST'S GUIDE > A balmy evening on the patio, with sparkling Spanish bites...
Diners on the streets of Barcelona know that tapas represent a leisurely style of eating small...
Back to SUMMER 2011 HOST'S GUIDE > Cocktails on deck with a menu inspired by the great ports of...
The intrepid traveler cruising the Mediterranean experiences many diverse flavors, but one...
Freeman 2008 Pinot Noir Akiko’s Cuvée Vintners Akiko and Ken Freeman produce this remarkable Pinot...
Back to SUMMER 2011 HOST'S GUIDE > Once more, to the shore: a stylish take on the New England...
J Vineyards 2008 Chardonnay Russian River Valley Geologist-turned-vintner Judy Jordan’s J Vineyards...
Master mixologist Francesco Lafranconi of Southern Wine & Spirits recommends anticipating the...