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24 May, 2019 | Bentley celebrates 100 years with a stunning trio of limited-edition books while just few DBS Superleggera special edition cars will be sold to mark the 50th anniversary of the sixth James Bond film.

On Her Majesty’s Secret Service special edition

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the sixth James Bond film in the series, On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, 50 On Her Majesty’s Secret Service DBS Superleggera special edition cars will be sold. Painted olive green to match the original 1969 Aston Martin DBS driven by James Bond in the movie, the new models will take the menacing road presence of the DBS Superleggera to a new level of British elegance.


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Louis Vuitton ping-pong set

The luxury fashion brand has added another sport set to their growing athletic goods. Louis Vuitton has released a ping pong set for $2 210. The Ping Pong Set James comes with two wooden table tennis paddles, a monogrammed cover and four regulation-size balls.


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Blancpain Limited Edition Barakuda

Blancpain’s two limited editions

Blancpain is paying homage to the 50s and 60s era with the release of two new limited edition Fifty Fathoms dive models. The models will include 500 revived 1960s versions of the Barakuda and 300 Nageurs de Combat limited editions inspired by a 1953 model designed by Blancpain for French Combat swimmers that were trained for aquatic missions.


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Bentley celebrates 100 years

To mark Bentley’s 100th birthday the manufacturer has unveiled a limited-edition book weighing 30kg. The Bentley Centenary Opus book is available in three distinct versions, the Mulliner, the Centenary and the 100 Carat. The third version of the book – the 100 Carat edition – is adorned with 100 carats of diamonds and limited to an exclusive issue of seven, one for each continent. It costs $253 200.

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