Picture this for a moment. You’re in the metro and you see some posters for an event called the Salon International de l’Agriculture (International Agricultural Show). What is your general concept of what this show entails? If you are like me, a few things come to mind: farmers, pitchforks, plows, soil, crops, barns. Basically, a whole world of things that are very far removed from me. This is why for two years, I wrote off the advertisements as an event that wasn’t for someone like…
Although the Royal Oak Offshore was only launched in 1993, 21 years after the original, smaller Oak, it's a classic. More than 150 variants have been made, and at 2014's prestigious Salon International De la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva, several new versions were unveiled. The latest ROO concept is the GMT Tourbillon which combines a titanium case with bezel and central bridges in white ceramic. AP's Calibre 2930 hand-wound GMT provides the power.
First unveiled at the 2005 Salon International de l’Auto in Geneva, the third-generation MX-5 featured substantial updates but still remained true to the concept of a lightweight roadster. Key changes included a fresh exterior design with slightly larger exterior dimensions aimed at accomodating tall occupants, improved steering, suspension and braking systems, and (in the U.S.) a new 16-valve, 2.0 L MZR engine producing 170 bhp. #25DaysOfMX5
The new Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Acoustic Research - the result of an eight-year sound research programme with three patents pending - will be unveiled by Audemars Piguet at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie 2015 (SIHH) in Geneva