29 Oct '17, 9pm

Paul Newman's Rolex just became the most expensive watch ever sold at auction:

Paul Newman's Rolex just became the most expensive watch ever sold at auction:

In many ways, the late Paul Newman was the epitome of cool. While he was best known for his Oscar-winning performances, the Ohio native, through his time spent on the racetrack and his philanthropic work, also became synonymous with one brand: Rolex. The relationship between the man and the Swiss luxury watchmaker began in the late 1960s and early '70s when Newman first began to fall in love with race car driving. His wife, Joanne Woodward, didn't love the idea of her husband constantly risking death on the racetrack. But nevertheless, she wanted to support his passion. As such, she bought him a Rolex Daytona wristwatch, adding to it an inscription which read, "Drive Carefully Me." Yesterday that very watch sold for $17.8 million, setting a new world record as the world's most expensive watch sold at auction. After a 12-minute bidding war, an anonymous buyer offered the wi...

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