Steve Colquhoun

Steve Colquhoun

Steve Colquhoun contributes news, features, first drive stories and videos to print editions, drive.com.au website and Fairfax's iPad app. Steve's first car was a much-loved bright orange Ford Cortina TE complete with beige vinyl interior and he hankers for the day when square headlights finally come back into fashion.

Motors

Maserati prepares model avalanche

Steve Colquhoun The past is in the past as the 100-year-old Italian prepares an unprecedented model onslaught.

Luxury

Watchmaking a difference

 

Steve Colquhoun There may be much more to that luxury timepiece on your wrist than just a pretty face.

Style

Your next suit: tailored or off the rack?

 

Steve Colquhoun Fit, finish, price or personalisation - which is most important in buying the right suit?

Top Drop

Four Pillars Gin grabs spirits award

 

Steve Colquhoun Melbourne gin start-up grabs double gold in world's biggest spirits competition.

Top Drop

Tassie whisky named world's best single malt

Sullivan's Cove French Oak Cask.

Steve Colquhoun Sullivan's Cove on top of the world after winning coveted world whisky title.

Culture

What wouldn't Harvey Specter do?

Steve Colquhoun Star of TV series Suits wants you to know he is everything his contentious character isn't.

Culture

Let's workshop that - in Antarctica

Sea Adventurer.

Steve Colquhoun It'll be the polar opposite of normal when great minds discuss the future of business.

Top Drop

Siggins wins national cocktail final

Fred Siggins.

Steve Colquhoun Melbourne bartender to represent Australia at global final after Bacardi contest victory.

Management

Anatomy of a catastrophe

 

Steve Colquhoun Ten lessons learned amid one of the world's worst natural disasters.

Management

What is Geelong's mayor doing?

Darryn Lyons

Steve Colquhoun COMMENT: Charged with saving an ailing city, why is Darryn Lyons playing the buffoon?

Comments 129

Strive

The little Aussie watchmaker that could

Bausele Sport Automatic watch

Steve Colquhoun A tiny Aussie watch design company with a Swiss heart is about to step into the big time.

Business Travel

Qantas sweeps in-flight wine awards

Steve Colquhoun It's official, the national carrier serves a pretty decent glass of wine to its premium customers.

Culture

Luxury by another (domain) name

Steve Colquhoun Will appending one simple word to a web address confer luxuriousness on its subject?

Luxury

Watchmaking pioneer dies

 

Steve Colquhoun Swiss Raymond Weil was the founder of one of the world's best-known watchmakers.

Top Drop

What is Australia's national drink?

 

Steve Colquhoun Which iconic tipple should you be raising in a toast to national pride?

Comments 133

Luxury

The world's most exclusive club

 

Steve Colquhoun Meet the group of 85 billionaires whose combined wealth exceeds Australia's GDP.

Comments 107

Luxury

The world's most opulent Christmas gifts

 

Steve Colquhoun Ever gifted a suit of armour? A mini-submarine? What to give when expense is no object.

Luxury

The land of the little white golf ball

 

Steve Colquhoun New Zealand's Queenstown adds top-notch golf to its long list of attractions for Australians.

Luxury

The land of the little white ball

Steve Colquhoun New Zealand's Queenstown adds top-notch golf to its long list of attractions for Australians.

Top Drop

How much should you spend on 'good' Scotch?

 

Steve Colquhoun You can pay from $50 to $500 for dad's festive tipple. Is good whisky worth the extra?