Driving

By Nick Hendrix | 14 Jan 2022

The heart of the action

Back in 1948 the 9th Duke of Richmond had the brilliant idea to transform the perimeter road of the airfield on his Goodwood Estate into a racetrack. 73 years later, this playful notion has led to som... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 13 Jan 2022

Buttoned up: a chat with Jenson Button

For a hefty chunk of the 21st century, Jenson Button was the face of British Formula One. Unassuming and polite off the track yet ruthless on it, he played a key role in revitalising the sport among t... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 12 Jan 2022

Driving the future: a look at Rimac’s new all-electric hypercar

“If you’re a luxury car company, you could have more from the entertainment system or, if you’re in a sports car like a McLaren you could go to a track and let the car drive you,&rdq... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 10 Jan 2022

Ariodante launches record-breaking new Arctic holiday package - and it costs £15.3 million to join

Luxury globetrotting brand Ariodante, the self-described "travel alchemist", has launched an astonishing new adventure package that will break World records and put participan... Read More

By Vicki Power | 02 Nov 2021

Luton Hoo: an evocative glance at a sumptuous bygone era

Driving up the tree-lined avenue to Luton Hoo Hotel & Spa, I could practically hear the plinking piano of the Downton Abbey theme music in my ears. Its Capability Brown-designed grounds create a s... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 06 Sep 2021

The New Ultras

The number 21, says The Economist’s Tom Standage, is connected with ‘luck, risk, taking chances and rolling the dice’ and, for the world’s ‘New Ultras’, that s... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 04 Sep 2021

INTERVIEW: IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt on the long road to recovery

When IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt, driving 200mph, crashed into the barrier during pre-season testing at the Walt Disney World Speedway on 6 January 2000, his doctors thought he wouldn’t... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 31 Aug 2021

Oxford vaccine Prof Sarah Gilbert and Depop CEO Maria Raga are finalists of the The Bold Woman Award by Veuve Cliquot

Professor Sarah Gilbert, the vaccinologist who helped create the Covid-19 vaccines, is among the 2021 finalists of 49th annual Bold Woman Award and Bold Future Award by Veuve Clicquot.  Honouring... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 31 Aug 2021

INTERVIEW: bespoke jeweller Benjamin Hawkins talks exclusively to Tempus

Benjamin Hawkins is one of the London jewellery scene’s best kept secrets. His eponymous fine jewellery brand was quietly founded in 2016 when, after training in gold smithing and fine diamond w... Read More

By Peter Malmstrom | 21 Aug 2021

Pretender to the throne: Tempus takes GTO Engineering's latest masterpiece for a spin

Recreations can cover a vast cacophony of contraptions, from frankly dangerous home-built hobby horses to popular mass- market recreations of legendary cars like the Shelby AC Cobra. These c... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 19 Aug 2021

Revive and thrive: the return of Goodwood's historic festival

Any aficionado will tell you that classic cars are about far more than what’s under the bonnet. The world of vintage automobiles is a lifestyle, encompassing everything from vehicle restora... Read More

By Tempus | 02 Aug 2021

The best luxury ready-to-drink beverages to quench your thirst this summer

As restrictions gradually ease and the sun finally starts to brighten our skies, we are all preparing for a summer of outdoor social events.  Making the perfect cocktail from scratch can be diffi... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 30 Jul 2021

11 reasons to visit the British Virgin Islands

The British Virgin Islands, one of the UK's myriad Overseas Territories, is an intriguing prospect for holidaymakers. It is at once homely and utterly alien to the average Brit; one feel... Read More

By Tempus | 20 Jul 2021

The best luxury summer experiences in London

From wine tasting to driving luxury cars, there’s lots on offer in the city this summer. If you’re looking for ways to enjoy a summer of luxury experiences then look no further.rn

19 Jul 2021

Why Audi is and always has been a top-quality manufacturer

If you were to make a Venn diagram of heritage car brands versus the commercial behemoths of today, you’ll find that most well-known automotive manufacturers find themselves firmly in one circle... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 12 Jul 2021

Glorious Goodwood: The Festival of Speed marks its triumphant return

The Goodwood Festival of Speed returned this year in triumphant style as motoring fans descended on the history Goodwood Estate to delight in the range of classic and modern racing cars, all-new EVs, ... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 03 Jul 2021

Driving vision: the meticulous world of custom cars

Bespoke is an overused term in the automotive world. Sift through the sales literature of any high-end carmaker and you’ll find the word peppered about like it’s going out of fashion. In r... Read More

By Polly Jean Harrison | 30 Jun 2021

Sporting greats: the activity centred luxury European resorts

With the world cautiously emerging from various lockdowns just in time for the summer, travellers are desperate to explore places old and new, soaking up the sunshine and atmosphere that a luxury reso... Read More