Almost since automotive gauges were invented, designers have attempted to make them look like fine clocks or watches. Now some luxury auto makers are taking the idea a step further: They’re actually giving a few famous European watch brands a hand in the design of their instrumentation. Breitling clock in new Bentley Continental GT. Call it thinking out of the box, branding or just plain snob appeal. Either way, you don’t have to squint to spot the name Bvlgari – the stylish Italian ...

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