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2018 Monterey Car Week Review
2018-09-03 16:21
The 2018 Monterey Car Week brought hundreds of thousands of people to California’s Central Coast for arguably one of the most exciting automotive gatherings of the year. Spearheaded by… Read More
2018-08-24 16:32
Ask any car enthusiast and they will tell you the Goodwood Revival is just around the corner; and of course the annual Revival sale and all of the commotion and anticipation that comes with… Read More
The History Of The Lamborghini Countach
2018-08-17 17:08
The Lamborghini Countach was a trail-blazing pioneer for the sports car industry. It was one of the first vehicles to incorporate the ‘Italian wedge’ that would shape the designs… Read More
Mourning The Koenigsegg Agera RS
2018-08-03 10:30
When deciding what to call their new centrepiece superstar, Koenigsegg decided to run with the Swedish verb ‘to act’. Potential must have been realised from the inception as it h… Read More
August Auctions Go Car Crazy
2018-07-31 06:10
August consistently ranks as the principal month of the year for classic car sales. Last year’s Monterey Car Week saw a certain Aston Martin crowned the most expensive British car ever… Read More
A Look Into The History Of The McLaren P1
2018-07-19 22:14
Since its inception in 2013, the McLaren P1 has simply been a world-beater in every aspect. The sleek design and almost impossible performance statistics make it a hyper-car that is sure to… Read More
Richard Mille Versus Franck Muller
2018-07-06 09:00
Watchmaking is a constant celebration of craftsmanship, of artisanal skills, and of superior design. To that end, the latest installment in our ‘versus series’ is celebratory mat… Read More
Vacheron Constantin Overseas Dual Time
2018-06-26 08:00
Vacheron Constraint is as prestigious as a watch brand can be. It sources precious metals and hand crafts bespoke, high class, elegant timepieces. Vacheron models date back to 1755 making i… Read More
Rolex Unicorn – The £4.5 Million Watch
2018-06-21 08:00
The Power of Rolex The highly prominent Rolex Unicorn, where to start? Rolex is undeniably the most recognized and prestigious watch brand on the planet. The Swiss timekeeper is estimated to… Read More
Fashion And Function In Luxury Watches
2018-06-12 13:40
How you interpret something is down not just to angles, materials, or colour, but how those things combine in the context of your own life to result in a deeply personal reaction to an objec… Read More
2018-06-01 14:42
In this author’s opinion, Borro Blog’s industry analyst will be examining jump hour watch complications. The perfect balance between complication and use is struck when just a si… Read More
Frieze New York 2018 Wows Audiences Again
2018-05-18 08:00
Shot of art-goers at Frieze 2018. Source: 2018 Frieze New York 2018 took over Randall’s Island once again in one of the biggest contemporary art fairs of the spring. Featuring over 1,0… Read More
The History Of Sotheby’s Auction House
2018-04-13 08:00
The history of Sotheby’s Auction House begins with Samuel Baker selling books from a catalogue in 1734.  It was only in 1778, after Baker’s death, that his Nephew John Sothe… Read More
Recapping Baselworld 2018
2018-04-10 08:00
Recapping Baselworld 2018, basically, it came and went in a flash. I approached the fair with trepidation and strode out much renewed. One of the pleasing upshots of this uncertain era in lu… Read More
Omega Versus Rolex
2018-04-03 10:25
Welcome to our latest watchmaking column: The Versus Series! Each article will pit two industry powerhouses together and compare their latest releases’ appreciation potential, while ta… Read More
Watch This Space: Baselworld 2018 Preview
2018-03-23 08:00
One only has to blink for a year in the watch industry and Baselworld 2018 is upon us. Last year around this time, I was anticipating a reversion to more classical designs and diameters to b… Read More
Watches And Yachts: A Bracing Partnership
2018-03-15 08:00
I was a little incredulous when I was first confronted with a watch based on a yacht (it was an Omega Aqua Terra with a teak dial designed to look like a hardwood deck). I wasn’t sure… Read More
London Classic Car Show 2018
2018-02-23 09:28
After another long year’s wait, the biggest classic car exhibition of the year was back at the Excel Centre in East London. Jampacked full of dealers, manufacturers, car clubs and pro… Read More
“One Basquiat”: A Brooklyn Homecoming
2018-02-21 15:40
Source: Jean-Michel Basquiat (American, 1960–1988). Untitled, 1982. Collection of Yusaku Maezawa. © Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat. Licensed by Artestar, New York. Last month the… Read More
Spotting Fake Patek Philippe Watches
2018-02-13 08:00
My task today is to equip you with a few tips when it comes to spotting fake Patek Philippe watches. On the one hand, telling the difference between a real and a counterfeit watch is an easy… Read More
Six Nations Of Luxury Assets 2018
2018-02-08 08:45
The highly competitive, highly anticipated Six Nations Tournament is back! In line with our annual tradition, Borro Blog have devised a list of lucrative, intriguing luxury assets that belon… Read More
Frantic February 2018 Auction Calendar
2018-01-31 11:40
The 2018 auction calendar is now well underway, with an exciting January as Ferrari dominated the Arizona car week sales, along with an extraordinarily high-priced Jaguar thrown into the mix… Read More
The 5 Best Watches For Travelling
2018-01-22 08:00
Travelling is a joy in itself, but what really enhances the experience is journeying across continents with a faithful friend in tow. Personally, I’m quite happy for my only companion… Read More
Are Breitling Watches A Good Investment?
2017-12-15 08:00
Earlier this year, Breitling was purchased by a hedge fund. Despite losing their independence, Breitling’s watchmaking prowess could be due for an interesting upsurge. Exactly what is… Read More
2017 Car Market Review
2017-12-15 08:00
If 2016 was a year for surprises, the 2017 car market has certainly been a year for calmness and level-heads. This is not to say that the market has disappeared, or we are about to witness a… Read More
Last-Minute Christmas Gift Buying Guide
2017-12-08 08:00
You know the feeling. It’s happened to us all. Don’t worry about it. You’re not a bad person, you’ve just been working too hard, pushing yourself as the nights draw i… Read More
How Art Lending Works
2017-12-08 08:00
The art world is famous for its complexity. Most works of art sold are unique, and even for limited edition works, there any number of nuances that can have a significant impact on the piec… Read More
A Guide To Buying A Car At Auction
2017-11-30 11:55
Buying a car at auction can be full of pitfalls, but get it right and you can be in for a real treat. Here Borro Blog’s car industry expert talks you through the “do’s&rdqu&hell…Read More
Salon QP Exhibition 2017
2017-11-17 10:40
Unbeknown to most, the abbreviation QP comes from Quantiéme Perpétuel, translated from French as ‘perpetual calendar’. The magazine is an extremely well-respected p… Read More
Victory For Veteran Motor Cars
2017-11-16 10:43
Shunning the winter blues, Bonhams’ show success in the sale of veteran cars prior to the famous London to Brighton run. Here, Bryan McMorran tries to make sense of it all. Rumours and… Read More
Things Every Luxury Watch Lover Should Know
2017-10-27 13:00
The wristwatch is a favourite accessory the world over, with shoppers willing to fork out hundreds of thousands to obtain the most desirable models to adorn their wrists. Even though they ha… Read More
The Impact Of Technology On The Art Market
2017-10-20 08:00
Apple as Benchmark for the Impact of Technology on the Art Market In October 2014, a 38-year-old, but still working Apple-1 computer sold for a world record $905,000 (£687,000) (inclu… Read More

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