Gearbox: Old Soul

While the wonderful world of motorsport continues to grow with advances in performance, technology and design, BMW adapts to the new racing style while embracing the icons of its early days. The BMW 3.0 CSL Race Taxi reshapes itself as one of the brand’s most famous race chassis, creating an influential role for the BMW M division. This week’s gearbox focuses on creating a timeless fit that holds significance throughout history, just as 3.0 CSL does for BMW and the automotive world. Buy all of this week’s featured luxury products and accessories by clicking on the links below. Check back in the Dupont Registry for more upcoming Luxury Living News and Gearbox Specials.



In the early years, Turing cars competed under Group 2 regulations, including the BMW 3.0 CSL, which was designed specifically for motor sports. The title of the two-door coupe was a reference to “coupe, sport, lightweight”. The Coupe was the top model in BMW’s great Coupe series, launched in 1968, and was an exceptionally successful touring car. The BMW 3.0 CSL won a total of six titles at the European Touring Car Championships, the first being in 1973.

Price: N / A

TAG Heuer Carrera Caliber Heuer 02 160 years Silver Limited Edition

TAG carrier
Swiss watch

Named after the legendary Carrera Pan-Americana Road Race, the TAG Heuer Carrera watch collection has built a reputation for creating iconic and reliable timepieces. Born in 1963, avant-garde designs focus on wearing tight as well as being extremely fashionable; So that when you take part in sports you can see the part and perform according to your ability. The TAG Carrera watch is best for those who refuse to sit still.

Price: 6,750

BMW M Motorsport RE: Collection Baseball Cap


Directly from PUMA’s RE: Collection (reduction, reuse and recycling), a breathable baseball cap made of recycled cotton blend with adjustable closure for maximum comfort. A woven RE on the back: The logo of the collection tells the world your good intentions, while the premium silicone BMW M motorsport badge on the front speaks to your taste in luxury automobiles. Pair it with an Oxford button-down shirt and chinos for a preppy, smart-casual look.

Price: 40

Persol 714SM Steve McQueen Sunglasses


Introduced in the 1960s as a folding version of the 649, the 714 was the first folding spectacle model. The iconic pilot shape, keyhole bridge, timeless acetate and foldable system make it a masterpiece of Italian craftsmanship, requiring ten additional production steps compared to the standard model. Steve McQueen: Celebrate an icon with all the details of the original model worn by the actor.

Price: $ 486

BMW M Motorsport Car Graphic T.

BMW shirt

Celebrate the timeless luxury and unparalleled performance of BMW M Motorsport in our latest collection. Our BMW M Motorsport Car Graphic Tea features a team-inspired focal graphic and a classic Tea Fit.

Price: 50

Page Transcend Federal Slim Straight Leg Jeans


Slim, Straight Lee Streamline Standout Page Jeans made with light stretch denim in a neutral tan with light sanding and whispers.

Price: $ 199

Tod’s 1T sneakers


Todd’s T1 sneakers with smooth leather and suede with fabric inserts. Todd’s monogram stamped on the tongue and rubber outsole with maxi rubber pebbles.

Price: $ 795

Genuine Race MK2 – Touchscreen Leather Driving Gloves


Inspired by the style of gentleman drivers, the iconic driving gloves equate to the evolution of the model with elegance and a racing flavor head. The design is enriched by dangerous leather inserts that emphasize finger profiles and piping, enhancing the authentic taste of the Napa Lambskin driving gloves collection made entirely by skilled craftsmen in Italy.

Price: $ 294.96

Buck Mason Cognac Two-Fold Wallet

Buck Mason

Classic leather wallet that pays homage to the vintage hotel key fob. This whole grain cow skin has gone through dual-process tanning: chrome tanning improves flexibility, while vegetable tanning results in a natural, subtle pull-up over time. Suitable for both US and international currencies and features a half moon thumb cutout for easy access. Burns for a bus-in feeling.

Price: 100

BMW M Motorsport Statement Backpack

BMW bag

Carry all your belongings in BMW M Motorsport style, whether you are on track or in town, with this statement backpack. It has lots of compartments for all your items – including an external laptop sleeve – and is covered in bold, statement-making graphics inspired by the team’s most iconic on-track levers.

Price: 150

For more gearbox specials, check out Gearbox: An Italian classic

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