1929 Mercedes Benz Wins 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Rolex Best of Show Award (Slideshow: Top 10 Highlights of Monterey Classic Car Week)

Pre-War-Era 1929 Mercedes Benz S Barker Tourer wins Rolex Best of Show at Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance 2017

Every year for more than half a century, some of the greatest motorsports events take place in Monterey, California. This past weekend was the annual Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, which started back in 1955 and is easily the most sophisticated and prestigious of all motorsports events. With Rolex as the Official Timepiece of Concours d’Elegance…

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Rolex: Title Sponsor and Official Timepiece Of Many Events at Monterey Classic Car Week

This weekend ushers in the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

This weekend — starting today — promises to be a truly exciting one for car lovers and watch lovers. It is Monterey Classic Car week and that is huge news. The event includes the famed Pebble Beach Concours D’Elegance®, the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, The Quail, a Motorsports Gathering and more — and Rolex plays a role…

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Golfer Patrick Reed, ‘Captain America,’ Joins Hublot Brand Ambassador Team

US Ryder Cup star, Patrick Reed.

It’s golf season and that means announcements are in full swing.  US Ryder Cup star Patrick  Reed joins Hublot’s team of distinguished golfers as a brand ambassador.  Reed, it turns out, is a watch lover and owns several Hublot timepieces in his private collection. Referred to as “Captain America” in golf, Reed is known for defeating…

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The American Clock and Watch Museum Offers The One Time You Just Might Wish You Were an Old Crank

At the American Clock & Watch Museum in Bristol, CT, one can join the Old Cranks Tour as volunteers wind hundreds of clocks in the museum.

Something interesting happens on the first and third Friday of every month in New England. At the  American Clock and Watch Museum in Bristol, Connecticut, visitors can join the Old Cranks tour. During this exceptional time frame, four long-time volunteers at the museum come in to wind the approximately 60 to 70 historic clocks —…

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Baume & Mercier Teams Up with Indian Motorcycle – America’s First Motorcycle Company

Alain Zimmermann, CEO of Baume & Mercier, with Grant Bester,Vice President, Indian Motorcycle EMEA, celebrate their partnership in front of a Chieftain Dark Horse® motorbike.

Swiss watch brand Baume & Mercier selected the famed Bonneville Salt Flats as the prefect venue today to announce its news affiliation — with America’s oldest motorcycle brand: Indian Motorcycle. Both Baume & Mercier and Indian honored the Burt Munro who took his Indian Scout Streamliner to the Salt Flats 50 years ago — earning…

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Interview: Racing Legend Jacky Ickx Reflects on Driving, Timing and Chopard

Legendary racecar drive Jacky Ickx. (Photo: R. Naas)

Being a car lover, I was thrilled when the opportunity arose not too long ago to interview the legendary Jacky Ickx. The 72-year-old racer is  one of the finest drivers of all time. In addition to winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans six times, he also achieved eight wins and 25 podium finishes in…

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