Car

By Rory FH Smith | 01 Mar 2021

Sweden's Polestar 2 squares up to Silicon Valley

Until now, Elon Musk has had it easy. When the electric car baron launched the Model S in 2013, Musk enjoyed a good five years occupying the luxury electric car market without even a sniff of competit... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 27 Feb 2021

Time and space: Rolls-Royce launches the limited edition Phantom Tempus Collection

Goodwood-based luxury motor company Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has launched a limited-edition collection of its most famous model, the Phantom. The new Phantom Tempus Collection, limited to just 20 exampl... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 23 Feb 2021

Detours and fine dining: the history of the Michelin Guide

In 1900, brothers André and Édouard Michelin were scratching their heads trying to think up a solution to a familiar business problem. Their fledgling eponymous tyre company had been running for 11 ... Read More

By Tempus | 22 Feb 2021

Pedal to the metal: the most exciting and controversial cars of 2021

From electric hyper cars to road-legal race cars, futuristic concepts and bold new designs, we gear up for the most hotly anticipated – and controversial – cars coming in 2021.rn... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Feb 2021

TAG Heuer and Porsche join forces for stunning new chronograph

Watchmakers TAG Heuer and car manufacturer Porsche have announced an extensive brand partnership with the launch of a new watch, the TAG Heuer Carrera Porsche Chronograph. This new chronogra... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 15 Feb 2021

Why The Grand Universe Lucca, Autograph Collection is a must-visit for 2021 

In a time of such uncertainty, it is great to be able to have the security of taking charge of your travel plans and looking forward to the future, and compiling a travel wish-list for 2021&... Read More

30 Jan 2021

Luxury private number plates: how much can they cost?

In 2008, businessman Saeed Abdul Ghafour Khouri paid the equivalent of $14.3 million (USD) for a number plate with the single-digit “1”. However, private number plates do not have to cost ... Read More

By Tempus | 29 Jan 2021

Enjoy an exclusive takeover of a former Puglian Palace at Paragon 700 Boutique Hotel & Spa

Paragon 700 Boutique Hotel & Spa, the elegantly restored red palace in the heart of Puglia’s White City, Ostuni, opened on 18th June 2020. This quintessentially Pugl... Read More

By Suzanne Baum | 27 Jan 2021

14 of the best Valentine's gifts to give your loved one

After a difficult and tumultuous year, all we need is love right now. So with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, there’s no better time to go heart to heart with the special pers... Read More

By Peter Malmstrom | 11 Jan 2021

The Machine in the Ghost: taking a first look at the brand-new Rolls-Royce Ghost

My reintroduction to the modern Rolls-Royce began with expeditions in the masterful Cullinan SUV and beautiful Dawn convertible grand tourer. Through driving these cars, with their distinct personalit... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Jan 2021

Nine post-lockdown learning holidays around the world which offer enriching escapism and community immersion

The UK entered its third national lockdown this week, but with vaccines being rolled out across the country and around the world, there is a great deal of hope and a clear demand for enriching, i... Read More

By Tempus | 05 Jan 2021

Bentley posts record sales in 2020 despite industry challenges

Luxury car manufacturer Bentley Motors has this week announced that it saw record sales across 2020, beating out the previous year by two per cent despite significant obstacles posed by the ongoing co... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 24 Dec 2020

King of the off-road: a retrospective on 50 years of the Range Rover

In the 1950s and ’60s, Land Rovers were simple. Created to help tend the land, work hard and go anywhere, the boxy, bug-eyed beast was a familiar and much-loved face the world over. With its arm... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 22 Dec 2020

How a luxurious staycation at the Casterton Grange Estate became a place to call our own

When we hear about the latest travel trends, all too often we’re inundated with contradictions. Holidaymakers should be looking for sustainable options but in untouched locales; search for authe... Read More

By Tempus | 18 Nov 2020

Christmas gift guide 2020: Tempus' guide to the luxurious gifts perfect for your loved ones this festive season

After a year of uncertainty, now is the time we look to spreading cheer and raising the spirits of those we love most. But if you're struggling for ideas on the perfect gift for the... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 16 Nov 2020

The Little Car Company CEO Ben Hedley gives us insight into the creation of the Aston Martin DB5 Junior, Bugatti Baby II and official partnership with the Bugatti Owners’ Club

Ben Hedley is the CEO of The Little Car Company, the compact creator of the Aston Martin DB5 Junior and the Bugatti Baby II, which was revealed at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show and sold out in ... Read More

By Harry Malmstrom | 28 Sep 2020

Princess Yachts CEO Antony Sheriff tells Tempus why he is determined to drive innovation throughout the yachting industry

With decades of experience in the automotive industry – most notably serving as MD for McLaren – it is little wonder that Princess Yachts CEO Antony Sheriff is considered a drivi... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 28 Sep 2020

To restore, or restomod: that is the question. We explore the restomoding phenomenon with Thornley Kelham

  Classic car ownership has always required patience, persistence and a penchant for getting your hands dirty, but it doesn’t always have to be that way. ‘Restomod’ classic... Read More