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  • The wristwatch: From a necessity to an accessory

    Posted 2 days ago
    The story of the wristwatch is a both remarkable and interesting story. It all started as an instrument for soldiers in the 1880s to coordinate attacks without the enemy intercepting any signals, which prove to be a very efficient tool on the battlefield....
  • Cadillac to Introduced a Long Wheelbase Flagship Called the CT8 in 2015

    Posted 2 days ago
    Few automobile manufacturers have seen a bigger resurgence in recent times than Cadillac. Once “The Standard of the World” and builders of some of the biggest, most expensive and most luxurious cars in the world, Cadillac ended the twentieth c...
  • Surf and Serenity on Hawaii’s Garden Island

    Posted 2015-06-30
    Rainbows, waterfalls, secret beaches, scenic mountains and lush green valleys are among the vistas residents enjoy from their Kauai homes. The Hawaiian Islands’ fourth largest with the fitting “Garden Island” nickname is also its norther...
  • British Sports Car Manufacturer TVR is Back From the Dead

    Posted 2015-06-26
    TVRs were never the all-out fastest cars. They were never the most advanced, nor were they the best looking. They most certainly weren’t the most reliable, either, but TVRs always had personality in spades and they typically offered savage performan...
  • Greece is the Word: Ancient Islands Await

    Posted 2015-05-26
    Beauty, beaches and the birth of civilization.  It’s no wonder Greece has inspired mankind since, well, ancient civilization. Find yourself on a Greek island beach kissed by the azure waters of the Aegean or Ionian seas and you’re bound ...
  • The Honda NSX: 25 Years and Two Amazing Supercars

    Posted 2015-05-26
    For 10 long years, Honda Motor Co. left the world without an NSX, and we were worse off for it. The NSX did for supercars what the Mazda Miata did for small roadsters. It showed that you could own an exotic mid-engined supercar and use it comfortably ever...
  • Traverse City: Great Lakes Splendor meets food and local wine

    Posted 2015-04-28
    Food and wine aficionados are following the lead of acclaimed chef Mario Batali and HGTV star Carter Oosterhouse in recognizing Traverse City as a place to love and live. Batali, a self-professed big fan of this foodie town in northern Michigan, has joi...
  • The classic Porsche 911 Market Continues to Surprise

    Posted 2015-04-28
    They call the Corvette “America’s Sports Car”. If you were to use that same type of phrasing for Germany or even all of Europe, the car to settle on would probably have to be the Porsche 911. In production for over half a century now, it...
  • History meets modern times in Washington DC

    Posted 2015-03-31
    From the outside looking in, Washington, D.C., seems, well, so political. But live in the nation’s capital, right now on the verge of its famous springtime cherry blossom explosion, and you’ll discover a dynamic downtown, recently gentrified n...
  • Five Standouts from the 2015 Geneva Motor Show

    Posted 2015-03-30
    Geneva is Europe’s, and arguably the world’s, premier auto show and 2015 was bigger than ever before. The 85th running of the event saw 682,000 people, including 11,300 media representatives, enter the showroom over 11 days earlier this month....