JAMES D. MALCOLMSON

Your supercar and watch now have more in common than you ever imagined

Looking like a mechanical monster, the multipart “tool” in McLaren’s Woking manufacturing facility southwest of London is one of the most impressive examples of composite part manufacturing in the auto industry. By applying pressure and heat to a combination of intricately arranged carbon-fibre fabric and specially formulated epoxy resin, McLaren’s tool moulds the structural heart of its […]

Porsche Design Puts More Car into Its Watches

Looking at details on the new Porsche Design Chronograph 911 GT2 RS, it is clear that Porsche Design watches have crossed a certain threshold. The watch takes the exact metallic paint from the car along with cues in its Alcantara strap and winding rotor, which is configured like the car’s magnesium wheels. The £8,000 watch is also highly exclusive, being […]