Piaggio Avanti EVO Twin-Turboprop Aircraft Readies for Takeoff

26 August 2014

The distinctive Italian-built Piaggio Avanti II twin turboprop is now available in an all-new version, with a boost in performance plus a reduction in fuel costs and noise. The Piaggio Avanti EVO is the fastest twin turboprop in production, reaching speeds of up to 460 mph. New winglets and five-blade Hartzell scimitar propellers add efficiency, […]

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Hermès Launches Necktie Smartphone App

26 August 2014

Hermès has launched Tie Break, an informative and whimsical mobile app that uses a playful mix of video games, funny phrases, comics, and videos with young actors to tell the story behind the brand’s famous silk neckties. Available on Apple and Android smartphones, the app comes as a sequel to Silk Knots, the brand’s first […]

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Polaris Launches the Slingshot Three-Wheeler

25 August 2014

The motorsports manufacturer Polaris—known for its off-road vehicles and snowmobiles, as well as the motorcycle brands Indian and Victory—has introduced its first three-wheeler, the Polaris Slingshot. Built in Spirit Lake, Iowa, the new trike is equipped with a 173 hp, 2.4-liter engine that generates 166 ft lbs of torque and is mated to a 5-speed […]

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Polaris Launches the Slingshot Three-Wheeler

25 August 2014

The motorsports manufacturer Polaris—known for its off-road vehicles and snowmobiles, as well as the motorcycle brands Indian and Victory—has introduced its first three-wheeler, the Polaris Slingshot. Built in Spirit Lake, Iowa, the new trike is equipped with a 173 hp, 2.4-liter engine that generates 166 ft lbs of torque and is mated to a 5-speed […]

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Harbor’s Edge Luxury Waterfront Condominiums Arrive in the Hamptons

24 August 2014

For as long as it has been an elite summer destination, the Hamptons’ iconic shingle-style homes have ranked among the most expensive in the nation. The often centuries-old waterfront bungalows rarely come on the market, and when they do, they move quickly—despite a price tag upwards of $10 million. Now Harbor’s Edge, the area’s first […]

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Harbor’s Edge Luxury Waterfront Condominiums Arrive in the Hamptons

24 August 2014

For as long as it has been an elite summer destination, the Hamptons’ iconic shingle-style homes have ranked among the most expensive in the nation. The often centuries-old waterfront bungalows rarely come on the market, and when they do, they move quickly—despite a price tag upwards of $10 million. Now Harbor’s Edge, the area’s first […]

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Sneak Peek: Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp, Skeleton Coast, Namibia

24 August 2014

Wilderness Safaris’ new Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp accesses a remote oasis within a vast Namibian desert. Why Go: By historical accounts, the Skeleton Coast does not sound like any place you would want to go. The vast coastal desert sees no more than about 4 inches of rain annually, and its unforgiving surf is responsible […]

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Wooyoungmi Partners with Mr Porter on a Capsule Collection

23 August 2014

Mr Porter has partnered with Wooyoungmi, an edgy South Korean menswear brand, on a collection of eight minimalist pieces that each has a unique twist on a basic. Known for its finely tailored designs, Wooyoungmi has based the pieces on its principles of offering simple garments that are cut to flawlessly fit and enhance the […]

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The Fondation Louis Vuitton Art Museum in France Opens This October

23 August 2014

Eight years after Bernard Arnaud, chairman of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, first announced the project, the Fondation Louis Vuitton art museum will finally open its doors on October 27. Located west of Paris in the Bois de Boulogne district and constructed at a rumored cost of $136 million, the museum will showcase works from […]

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The Cessna Citation X+ Enters Service as the World’s Fastest Business Jet

22 August 2014

In June, the Cessna Aircraft Company delivered its first new Citation X+ jet, reclaiming its position as the producer of the world’s fastest civil aircraft. It had lost that distinction to Gulfstream in late 2012, with the debut of the G650. The Citation X+ can reach a speed of Mach 0.935 (617 mph at cruising […]

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