Since it was born, the Zonda has known a lot of embodiments, some racier than others, but they’ve all shared one characteristic – absolute insanity. Time has come, though, for Horacio Pagani to announce the end of this legend – the fantastic Pagani Zonda Revolucion. Let’s start with a bang – this special edition Zonda can be yours for €2.2 million, plus taxes. It was first unveiled a couple of weeks ago and sports a carbon-titanium monocoque which ensures a weight of as little as 1,070 kg (2,359 lbs). If you consider the fact that this fabulous hypercar is powered by a
El Solitario has been commissioned to fully customize a Moto Guzzi V65 made in 1985. The weird two-wheeler that resulted was dubbed the Trimotoro. The oldest European manufacturer of motorcycles in continuous production, Moto Guzzi, is based in Italy and has put together a plethora of exquisite bikes. The V65 was one of those, yet it has seen a complete makeover courtesy of El Solitario. Through careful handcraft and all sorts of conversions, the 1985 V65 was simply transformed into a staggering street runner. They’ve been adding all sorts of new parts like cardan & brakes, new DellOrto PHB carburetors with Velocity
Porsche has recently announced that they’re currently working on the 911 50th Anniversary Edition. It will be officially introduced during September, on the occasion of the Frankfurt Motor Show. The first rumors about this interesting project have surfaced during last year’s November. It is now clear though that it’ll be based on the 911 Carrera S. it will be manufactured in the symbolic number of 1963 units, which represents exactly the year when the original was first unveiled. It will reportedly be riding on a set of 20-inch bespoke alloy wheels and will also feature the Porsche Active Suspension Management (or PASM).
The Opus collection, one of Harry Winston’s most exquisite series, is also one of the most non-conventional ways to measure time of human history. Numbered with roman letters, the timepieces of this collection are also proofs of what human hands are able to achieve. It’s now time for the Opus XIII to see the light of day, developed in close collaboration with Ludovic Ballouard. This piece is a limited edition, just like its brothers, and will reportedly be manufactured in just 130 pieces. It sports a series of 59 pivoting minute hands, a sliding trapdoor performing a gorgeous show which involves a
I used to know carbon fiber is part of the automotive world, or part of other similar industries, but not jewelry. It seems like I was very wrong about it, as Ringl proves with the Fine Carbon Fibre Jewelry Collection. The brand is renowned for putting carbon fiber into the Cardissimo Carbon Fibre Business Card and is now launching a series of jewelry. The British brand has spent 16 years in developing this exquisite material – they’ve refined it and made it a lot more elegant, suitable for these purposes. In detail, such intricate beauty has been achieved through unique high frequency
They’ve recently introduced the Grand Vintage 2004 yet they’ve got even better aces up their sleeves. Moët & Chandon, one of the world’s producers of most exquisite champagnes, has turned up with Grand Vintage Rosé, the 39th vintage rosé champagne to be released Moët & Chandon since 1920. Connoisseurs know the Grand Vintage bottles are only made during years with exceptional harvests. One of those years was 2004, as the so-important rainfall and the balmy summer have helped the brand in putting together the Grand Vintage Rosé and the Grand Vintage. The Grand Vintage Rosé 2004 has been undergoing an aging process
One of the great names of all time in the world of fashion, Tom Ford, has also enticed us with all sorts of accessories, designer’s wear and a total of 38 fragrances, among which there is the famous Private Blend range. The most recent thing conceived by Tom Ford is the Atelier d’Orient collection of 4 exquisite fragrances, all odes to the Orient. There’s the Shanghai Lily fragrance, which features glamorous floral-oriental notes mixed with vanilla, frankincense and spices. This piece is a tribute to the ancient Silk Road and to the world of Indian spices. The next one is the Plum
Located just 90 kilometers away from Caen International Airport, one of the finest French hotels unfolds in Saint-Paterne, Sarthe. The luxurious Château de Saint Paterne used to host King Henry IV. Nominated by Tatler Travel Guide as one of the 101 Best Hotels in the World in 2012, Château de Saint Paterne is said to have been the place where King Henry IV used to conduct one of his famous scandalous affairs. The place is absolutely too romantic for anybody to just come on their own. Apart from that, the superbly trimmed surrounding gardens are vast and pleasurable, perfect places to stroll