When Kate Edelman Johnson was growing up, she did not need 3-D glasses to make movie stars spring to life.
The hospital paging system calls a doctor to your bedside.
If the decision is left to a team of eight MIT graduate students, the first hydrogen-powered General Motors vehicle will be available for
Walking through the front door of Colette Daniels’ San Francisco apartment is like stumbling into Coco Chanel’s living room on the Rue Cam
The light in the hangar housing the P-38 was dim, but Bob Cardin, who had already spent a couple of months digging the World War II fighte
“Mira, señor,” says Eugenio, taking a moment from other distractions to demonstrate how the Caddy’s power seat—a slick, blood red Naugahyd
Exclusivity just isn’t what it used to be.
Despite valiant efforts throughout the 1950s and ’60s, Chrysler failed to capture the premium cachet of Cadillac and Lincoln.
To celebrate the 25th birthday of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class (www.mbusa.com), AMG fitte
When Italian suitmaker Belvest introduced a new high-button sport coat with shirt-style cuffs, three roomy patch pockets, and an unusual o
During what was supposed to be a routine gem deal in Brazil in 1989, miner Heitor Barbosa emptied the contents of his bag onto the table i
With menswear inspired by the layered, tweedy daywear of the leisure-loving country gentleman, you don’t have to be lord of the manor in o
“Do you want to see magic?” asks jewelry designer John Hardy as he reaches deep into his pocket and pulls out a vibrant orange rock the si
When the tom fazio–designed Green Monkey golf course officially opens at Sandy Lane next year, it will mark the culmination of the Caribbe
On april 18, 1923, a massive crowd converged upon what had been, less than a year earlier, a nondescript lumberyard in the South Bronx.
Every premier winery has its signature, its hallmark.
As I sit swathed in a loincloth, smoking a cigarette made from a mixture of turmeric and sweet flag powder, I realize the Tamara Ayurveda
The smart money is on Burt Rutan and his aerospace company, Scaled Composites, to win the Ansari X Prize.
The Moller M400 Skycar, a personal vertical takeoff and landing vehicle, represents every gridlocked commuter’s dream: Move a lever, and y
The English language lacks a word that adequately describes the Rinspeed Splash’s capabilities.
Inventor Woody Norris is on the verge of realizing his dream of building an inexpensive personal flying machine.
As intriguing as current concept cars are, past models can be even more compelling, especially those that never came to fruition.
In addition to death and taxes, the life of a farrier, a person who shoes horses, includes another certainty: At some point, an ornery cli
Fifteen years ago, the designers at Vandenbrink, a company in Dordrecht, the Netherlands, set out to build a slender, two-seat vehicle in
The Tzero is an electric-powered, zero-emissions sports car that can accelerate from zero to 60 in 3.6 seconds and reach a top speed of 10
Some years ago, an entrepreneur wrote a two-page note to the Smithsonian Institution on his company’s letterhead.
With its 75-year history, the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este is the quintessential old-world concours for automobiles.
The auspicious year 2004 finds a spate of automobile manufacturers celebrating their centenaries, and more than a few relative youngsters
As a follow-up to the fast-moving SRX and the surprisingly swift CTS-V, and as part of its return to relevancy, Cadillac (
The second-generation Mercedes-Benz SLK (www.mbusa.com) will arrive in September displ