DS Automobiles are the Official Supporter at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew for the latest exhibition of Dale Chihuly the world’s most celebrated contemporary glass artist.
The works are being exhibited in Kew Gardens one of London’s most spectacular settings for this perfect marriage of art, science and nature. This being for the iconic artist only his second visit to the UK.
Chihuly is famous worldwide for his dazzling glass sculptures. Throughout his 50-year career, his work has been exhibited in more than 240 museums around the world. In his artistic explorations, as well as glass, Chihuly uses paint, charcoal, graphite, neon, ice, and Polyvitro to explore possibilities and realise his vision.
The event is also being used by DS to showcase their latest developments in electrification through the E-TENSE signature. In 2019 DS is launching their latest products – with BEV (Battery electric vehicles) and PHEV (Plug-in, Hybrid petrol-Electric vehicles) becoming available in their E-TENSE range. This new strategy is leading the brand to a new world of models that are fully electric or high-performance plug-in hybrid in combination with a suite of dedicated services.
‘Chihuly at Kew: Reflections on Nature’ The DS Automobiles Exhibition is at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew from the 13 April – 27 October 2019.
Race number One Thousand is to be held on Sunday 14 April in China. Alfa Romeo were the winners of the first Grand Prix back on the 13th May 1950 and the first Grand Prix Championship. With millions of fans worldwide, originally the championship was held exclusively on European circuits. Silverstone was the location for the race that many years […]
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“I feel so sorry for young people today,” Katharine Hepburn said to me when I was interviewing her in the summer of 1970. “When I was young, life was so rare that it felt like a special privilege to be alive. Now, with so many people on the planet, it has become rather commonplace.” Those words came back to me […]
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We enjoyed the New Peugeot 508 at the launch last autumn. But what does seven days and five hundred miles reveal? Is this Peugeot a sort of bionic car? I don’t mind admitting it: this car is too clever for me. Or, at least it thinks so. Peugeot’s 508 GT is a fine-looking car — quite a few people told […]
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The current 2019 Suzuki Vitara is evolution, not revolution — more of the same, with upgrades to technology, more safety features and a few styling tweaks. All typical of motor industry progress. And, once again, Suzuki offers a car that is as competitive as anything in its class…a particularly popular and competitive sector. The test car was the top-of-the-range version, […]
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It’s been on the cards for a time and Ford has always maintained that they would be into electric vehicles when the market was ready. Hybrid and electric vehicles are going mainstream, a small but growing market right now, but within ten years half of all cars will be electrified. EV’s and hybrid cars are here to stay and Ford’s […]
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There’s no longer a wait for the bus for teenage drivers and their ‘fwends’ with this new special INBETWEENERS edition of the adorable Fiat Panda. Created by Fiat as a tribute to the iconic Fiat Cinquecento that starred in several episodes of the cult TV show ‘The Inbetweeners’. This Panda ‘Hawaii’ comes with free insurance included to all first-time, teenage […]
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