Performance

By Tempus | 22 Jan 2021

Salzburg commemorates Mozart's 265th birthday with virtual concert

On 27 January, the city of Salzburg in northern Austria will, for the 65th year in a row, hold a special event to commemorate the birthday of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, legendary composer and ... 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 | 07 Jan 2021

Prada posts operating profit for 2020 after H2 rebound fuelled by China

Italian fashion brand Prada has revealed that it closed 2020 with an operating profit after a strong performance in the second half of the year cancelled out the downturn caused by the ... 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 Tempus | 02 Jan 2021

Sail like a super spy: step aboard the luxurious superyachts with gadgets straight out of a Bond film

007 is known for his super-fast modes of transport, from supercars to superyachts – all with the best gadgets at hand. And as holidaymakers turn to superyacht charter to avoid ove... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 23 Dec 2020

Grand Design: Lenny Kravitz tells us why the new Kravitz Grand is the perfect representation of his life’s work

At the global launch of the Kravitz Grand, Steinway & Sons’ newest limited-edition grand piano, musician and designer Lenny Kravitz looks cool and casual in pinstripe shirt and white-rimmed ... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 16 Nov 2020

Lodha UK sells its No.1 Grosvenor Square penthouse for £140m ahead of its completion

The jewel in an unrivalled aristocratic property crown, No.1 Grosvenor Square, situated in the desirable W1K postcode and formerly the US Embassy, will bring 44 new residences to Mayfair when it compl... Read More

By Lauren Jade Hill | 13 Nov 2020

CULTURE SHOCK: Tempus explore the most significant new landmarks taking shape around the world

THE MUSEUM OF UNDERWATER ART | QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA The first two of four sites making up The Museum of Underwater Art (MOUA) — Ocean Siren and Coral Greenhouse, both in Townsville — made... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 09 Nov 2020

A taste of glamour: Venice International Film Festival

Where better to fall in love than Venice? A city famous for its romance, built on a lagoon in the Adriatic Sea; at once solid and liquid, air and stone, yet constantly permeating the utmost elegance a... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 09 Nov 2020

Rivers of change: becoming a CEO in the middle of a pandemic didn’t quench Natalie Campbell’s entrepreneurial fire or drive for inclusion

Natalie Campbell became CEO of ethical bottled water company Belu in March 2020. Three weeks later, Britain’s Covid-19 lockdown officially kicked in. As Natalie says, “I was pretty much fa... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 06 Nov 2020

Panerai CEO Jean-Marc Pontroué talks challenges, innovation and why it’s time to make a difference

As luxury watchmakers go, Italian-Swiss brand Panerai is still seen as something of a new kid on the block. Although Panerai was founded in Florence in 1860 by Giovanni Panerai – his shop on the... Read More

By Polly Jean Harrison | 03 Nov 2020

Rising star Harry Lawtey puts his money where his mouth is in new banking drama, Industry

Since graduating from the Drama Centre London in 2018, actor Harry Lawtey has built an impressive CV. His various credits span television, film and theatre, with roles in ITV’s Marcella, Ne... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 28 Sep 2020

Changing the game: how ‘The Playbook’ star Patrick Mouratoglou is revolutionising tennis forever

The day after Serena Williams crashed out of the first round of Roland-Garros in 2012, she turned to French tennis coach Patrick Mouratoglou. At that time, Williams, now universally con... 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

By Michelle Johnson | 20 Aug 2020

Rolls-Royce’s colour and trim designer shares the secrets of elegant automotive interiors

Often, when we review a car, our focus is on the speed, performance and exterior look. But, according to Sina Eggl, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars colour and trim designer, the interior of a luxury ... Read More

By Polly Jean Harrison | 17 Jul 2020

Why electric car accessories and charging points must embrace the same ethos of design and efficiency as futuristic EVs

Once considered something of an eco-warrior’s gimmick, electric vehicles have seen a tipping point in the last decade as even the biggest automotive brands embrace new electric technologies to a... Read More

By Polly Jean Harrison | 07 Jul 2020

Swiss performance running brand On teams up with Roger Federer to release ultra-limited edition vegan tennis shoe through online raffle

Released on the 17th Anniversary of his first Wimbledon win, Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer has collaborated with cult running brand, On, to create The ROGER Centre Court 0-Series, the company... Read More