Author Archives: O'Gara

BUGATTI PRESENTS THE CENTODIECI AT CONCORSO D’ELEGANZA VILLA D’ESTE | CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF EB110

With its timeless beauty, Villa d’Este on the shores of Lake Como has provided a residency for the aristocracy, princesses, marquises, sultans and tsars for centuries. Considered one of the most breath-taking architectural works of the sixteenth century, every year, this elegant five-star resort welcomes automotive enthusiasts from all over the globe to the Concorso […]

MCLAREN UNBOXED | UP AGAINST IT

The 16th round of an enthralling F1 season proved to be something of a damp squib. Lando Norris finished where he started, and Daniel Ricciardo missed out on a point after a spirited recovery drive from the back of the grid in a race that was all about damage limitation for McLaren.

THE ROLLS-ROYCE CELLARETTE: A BESPOKE WHISKY AND CIGAR CHEST

“The Rolls-Royce Cellarette, the latest addition to the Rolls-Royce Connoisseur’s Collection, offers our clients new ways to enhance their lifestyle beyond the experience of their Rolls-Royce motor car. Historically, Cellarettes were used to secure wine and spirits. This bespoke chest can be configured to stow aperitifs or digestifs, dependent on the client’s preferences, alongside prized […]

MULLINER HERITAGE PAINTS: RECOGNITION OF 70 YEARS OF DESIGN AT CREWE

In recognition of the recent 70 year anniversary of Bentley’s design department at Crewe, the Mulliner team have searched through the archives and have identified a number of exterior paints that date back to the 1930s. Four of those colours which are available to order today – Dove Grey, Claret, Old English White and Oxford […]

ASTON MARTIN RACING RETURNS TO THE NURBURGRING WITH VANTAGE GT3

The Aston Martin Vantage GT3 will make a welcome return to the legendary Nürburging Nordschleife for Round 8 of the 2021 Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS) this weekend as it competes at the German venue for the first time since the car made its formal competitive debut there three years ago. A full-time entry in the […]

MCLAREN UNBOXED | A MATTER OF TIME

There are days, rare days, when the stars align to provide you with such unbridled joy and emotion that it’s almost impossible to believe… 3,213 days after McLaren’s last win in F1, they crossed the line to finish P1 and P2 at the Italian Grand Prix.

ROLLS-ROYCE MOTOR CARS ANNOUNCES FIRST FULLY ELECTRIC CAR

In an historic announcement, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars announced today, that on-road testing of its first fully electric motor car is imminent. In announcing this seminal moment for the marque, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Chief Executive Officer, Torsten Müller-Ötvös, said: “Today is the most significant day in the history of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars since 4th May, 1904. On […]

BENTLEY CELEBRATES 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF DESIGN IN CREWE

Bentley Motors is celebrating the 70th anniversary of the founding of its own Design department at Crewe. The first Crewe-designed Bentley was the R-Type Continental in 1951, and was the responsibility of John Blatchley, the Head of Styling. John’s previous experience as chief designer from Gurney-Nutting, the coachbuilders responsible for the iconic ‘Blue Train’ Bentley, […]

ASTON MARTIN VANTAGE CLINCHES FIRST EVER TITLE IN JAPAN

Aston Martin clinched its first major GT championship title in Japan when the British luxury sportscar brand’s partner team D’station Racing won the 2021 Super Taikyu Series championship, with one round still left to run in the series. Team owner Satoshi Hoshino, along with team-mates Tomonobu Fujii and Tsubasa Kondo, won the Suzuka 5 Hours […]