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Latest Lifestyle News: A Jewel in the Geneva Crown

There are few more prestigious events on the global automobile calendar than the Geneva Motor Show. The Swiss event draws vast numbers of visitors each year thanks to its showcasing of the world’s most stunning and innovative cars.

This year’s show, which came to a close yesterday, was bigger and better than ever, and many eyes were drawn towards the Bugatti area, where the French supercar makers were displaying what is thought to be the world’s most expensive new car.

Called the Bugatti La Voiture, the one-off car takes inspiration from Jean Bugatti’s legendary 57SC Atlantic, often considered the most beautiful car ever built, and comes with the world record price of $12.5 million. You can read more about this eye-catching model in today’s newsletter.

Elsewhere this week, we profile a brand new timepiece from Breitling that has been designed to mark the 100th anniversary of British carmakers Bentley, along with a new Ferrari model that pays homage to iconic models of yesteryear.

There’s also news from Hungary which can now lay claim to housing the world’s most expensive wine, as well as from watch brand Roger Dubuis whose latest Excalibur timepiece has been made to cope with extreme weather conditions.

Back in the car world, there’s a look at Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Roadster which made its debut at the Geneva Motor Show, along with a preview of the upcoming RM Auctions Fort Lauderdale sale.

Finally for this week, we report on confirmation that Hermès are to launch their own curated beauty line.

And that’s it! We hope you’ve enjoyed our luxury round-up covering the past seven days, and there’ll be another coming your way in the blink of an eye. Until then, all the best.