The Wrist Watch

THE WRIST WATCH   Quantum of Solace – James Bond asks Felix Leiter…. “How long have I got?” “Thirty seconds.” “Well, that doesn’t give us a lot of time, does it?” When the Hamilton Pulsar P1, the world’s first electronic LED digital watch was launched in 1972 it was embraced by the world as the start…

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The Art of Chip Foose

REINTERPRETING THE PAST THE ART OF CHIP FOOSE   I find myself scanning the internet, reading books and talking to people about good design and what that is. “Good Design” has as many definitions as there are people to ask but whatever the answer, hi brow or low, from either an artistic or a functional…

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Vern Schuppan

DID YOU KNOW? THE WORLDS GREATEST RACE // A LOCAL LEGEND   Vern Schuppan born in Whyalla on March 19, 1943 is a retired Australian motor racing legend who drove in various categories including Formula One, Indianapolis 500, Sports Car racing and the glorious Le Mans 24 hours. In 1983 Vern was the second Australian in…

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