THE BRIDGE PRESENTED BY RICHARD MILLE
RETURNS TO THE HAMPTONS FOR ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL YEAR SHOWCASING MORE THAN 160 RARE CARS, CONTEMPORARY ART AND DEBUT OF THE RM 12-01 TOURBILLON
The third annual edition of The Bridge returned on Saturday, September 15, 2018, to unite cars and contemporary art on the grounds of The Bridge, the golf club built on the site of the historic Bridgehampton Race Circuit in New York. The invite-only event this year increased its car exhibition from 100 to 164 rare and magnificent automobiles, alongside an expanded art fair featuring 12 renowned art galleries.
Presenting sponsor for the second year in a row, Swiss watch manufacturer Richard Mille, debuted the RM 12-01 Tourbillon at The Bridge. Available in four, 18-piece limited editions, the architecturally striking RM 12-01 is exclusively sold in The Americas.
Notable cars from this year’s event included a 1957 Maserati 300S XKSS, one of 26 examples built and raced at Le Mans; a 1952 Chrysler SWB Ghia Prototype Coupe exhibited at the Paris Auto Show in 1953 which remains the sole vehicle of its design; a 1965 Shelby GT350 R originally raced by famed American driver Mark Donahue at The Bridge; a 1960 Lancia Flaminia SZ; multiple Air Cooled Porsches highlighted by a 1964 356C Cabriolet; and a 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Pininfarina Rondine Concept.
Attendees at Saturday’s event included: David Muir, Steve Madden, Kelly Rutherford, Lyor Cohen, Vito Schnabel, Tracy Maitland, Howard Lorber, Christopher Pagani, Frank Cooper, Roger and Wendy Ferris, Joey Wolffer, Lars Fisk, Zuzanna Buchwald, Polina Proshkina, Nacho Ramos and Whitney Fairchild, Stuart Parr, Xin Li, Michael and Elizabeth Borrico, and Silke and Savas Tsititridis.