Latest Lifestyle News: Volante Raises the Volume for Aston Martin
If you thought an Aston Martin convertible couldn’t get any more impressive, it’s time to think again. The iconic British carmaker – and star in numerous Bond movies down the years – has launched what it is billing as the next evolution in its soft-top range with the DB11 Volante.
Joining the DB11 Coupe, which was launched to great fanfare last year, the new Volante is something approaching the definitive open-top Sports GT, setting new standards of performance, innovation, engineering and style. You can read more about this eye-catching launch in today’s newsletter.
Elsewhere this week, in the year of the French vineyard’s 10th Vintage, we profile Château d’Esclans’ Whispering Angel, a wine range that has done more than any other in recent memory to promote the rosé category among the world’ discerning wine drinkers.
Meanwhile, there’s more news from the world of high-end cars, with Range Rover revealing a new model at the London Design Museum. Whisper it quietly, but we think you’ll like it. There’s also reports on a new tourbillon timepiece by Richard Mille with a quirky cycling theme, as well as a preview of an upcoming jewellery sale in Geneva set to feature the world’s largest pink diamond.
Finally, we bring you news of McLaren’s commission of two bespoke car for one unique customer and a collaboration between crystal makers Lalique and tequila brand Patrón resulting in the creation of a stunning $7,500 decanter.
That’s all for now. Until next time, enjoy our newsletter and have a wonderful week.