Bentley Motors Achieve Carbon Neutral Factory

Bentley Motors this week achieved carbon neutral certification for its factory headquarters in Crewe, England, taking another step to becoming the world’s most sustainable luxury automotive manufacturer. Earlier this year, the UK’s largest solar car port, comprising 10,000 solar panels, was installed at Bentley’s factory site in Crewe. The installation has a capacity of 2.7MW…
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Desperate Measures – Royal Enfield Classic 500

It’s 1901, Queen Victoria’s 63 year reign has come to an end, Texas discovers its oil, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid are officially in trouble, and Royal Enfield produce their first motorcycle. “The oldest global motorcycle brand in continuous production” is a tag the company is rightly proud of, and in 2017 the company…
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Rolls Royce Wraith Eagle VIII

You and I live in a world where we can have every imaginable luxury provided for us at the press of a button. What material thing could either of us possibly list that the other couldn’t obtain? Perhaps then, the only remaining comfort – the buttress against the uncertainties of existence – is the comfort of…
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A New Wave of Luxury Expedition Yachts

The booming market for luxury experiential travel is opening an ocean of possibilities to adventurers wanting to experience life-changing sea voyages in the lap of luxury. Picture the solitude of Paradise Bay, Antarctica, where the silence is broken only by pack ice groaning; or the eerie environs of Scott’s Hut on Cape Evans, where the…
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Bentley Cars and Princess Yachts Collaboration

The way the ancient poet Hesiod tells it, Poseidon, the Greek god of the sea, put it about a bit, ending up with no fewer than 50 daughters. One of them, Galene the Nereid, took it upon herself to be a soothing influence, the one who put a stop to all the quarrels that would…
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The Cars Which Lottery Winners Have Splashed Out On

From Ferrari and Maserati to Bentley and Aston Martin, most of us have our “bucket list” cars that we want to own at some point in our lives. Unfortunately, those dream vehicles often remain elusive unless we enjoy a significant cash injection. Source: Aston Martin via Pixabay So, imagine if you won the lottery. What…
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A Weekend Hideaway – London to Nendaz

Every year Winter roles around without any warning. One minute you’re sunning yourself on the deck of a boat in Corfu, the next you’re sat on your sofa like a slob watching whatever required the least swiping to access on Netflix. It’s depressing. To make things worse it’s also the time smug bastards start posting…
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McLaren 650S Spider Road Test

It’s 9:00am, late July. The British summer has been kind this year, the clouds charitable in their absence, the sun unusually conspicuous. Today, it’s wet. We’re on our way to McLaren, Woking. The incessant torrent is relentless, and visibility on this particularly drab, grim day is laughable. Or not. It’s Friday, the ABS-reliant commuter mafia…
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