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Mercedes-Benz G550 4x4²

Mercedes-Benz G550 4x4²

Assuming you have enough greenbacks to get your hands on one, the Mercedes-Benz G550 4x4² will likely be the most capable and luxurious SUV you will ever own. Designed to effortlessly navigate both the most unforgiving off-road terrain or the Long Island Expressway en route to t...

Rhone's Ranger Shorts Are the Only Shorts You'll Need This Summer

Rhone's Ranger Shorts Are the Only Shorts You'll Need This Summer

Summer can include a great many activities: hiking, camping, golfing, grilling, and general outdoor relaxation. Be ready for it all with Rhone’s Ranger Golf and Hiking Shorts. Made from specially engineered performance twill, these shorts are flexible, water repellent, durable, and ideal for just about anything you’re doing this summer. The center gusset allows them to move with you, so you won’t feel constricted on a backswing or while gathering wood for a campfire, and the lock down media pocket lets you keep your phone secure while you’re active. Every detail has been thought out. They’re the shorts with a thousand possibilities.

1967 Mustang 'Obsidian'

1967 Mustang 'Obsidian'

Handcrafted by Matt Couper of Autoworks International, “Obsidian” blurs the line between vintage and modern. At first glance, it appears to be a modified late model Mustang, but in reality it is a one-off custom 1967 Mustang. Aptly named after a glassy volcanic rock, Obsidian...

LuftAuto

LuftAuto

While the German word luftgekhult literally translates to “air-cooled,” to two-time LeMans winner Patrick Long and Howie Idelson it means much more. Specifically, a brand that combines historically important (and air-cooled) cars as well as like-minded individuals in events c...

A Guide to the Perfect Martini

A Guide to the Perfect Martini

While an evening with friends generally requires nothing more than a decent beer selection, the fact remains that some occasions will require you to up your drinking game. Put down the red cups and ping pong ball, nimrod, we're talking about a more sophisticated drink, a cocktail...

BMW 2002 Hommage Concept

BMW 2002 Hommage Concept

The BMW 2002. Originally introduced in 1973, the 2002 was a significant advance for both BMW and automobiles in general. Why you ask? Well, it was the first turbocharged vehicle for BMW and the first production turbocharged vehicle after GM’s futile attempts in the earlier part...

Callaway AeroWagen Corvette

Callaway AeroWagen Corvette

No this is not a late April Fool’s joke, people. Legendary Corvette tuner Callaway Cars is finally taking orders for its Shooting Brake conversion for C7 Corvettes. For the uninitiated, the shooting brake concept started in 19th century Britain as a style of vehicle well-suited...

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF

Making a grand entrance at the 2016 NYIAS is the latest entry in the extremely popular (and affordable) Mazda Miata lineup. Presenting the visually-stunning 2017 MX-5 RF. (The RF is short for Retractable Fastback.) With the premium Machine Gray color, this latest variation of the...

2017 Lincoln Navigator Concept

2017 Lincoln Navigator Concept

Only days away from the official opening of the 2016 New York International Auto Show, Lincoln gave an early peek at what the future holds for its flagship Navigator. In contrast to its largest competitor, the Cadillac Escalade and its aggressive lines, the 2017 Navigator is deli...

Jaguar Is Building 9 XKSS Supercars By Hand

Jaguar Is Building 9 XKSS Supercars By Hand

Here is an interesting bit of Jaguar history: In the 1950s, after withdrawing from road racing, Jaguar had about 25 of its highly successful D-Type race cars in storage at their Browns Lane factory. At the time, demand for European sports cars in the United States was at an all-t...

The Guide to Buying a DeLorean

The Guide to Buying a DeLorean

By the time Emmett "Doc" Brown crafted a time machine out of a DeLorean DMC-12 in 1985’s Back to the Future, the DeLorean Motor Company was already bankrupt for three years. Despite its early demise and short production run, the DMC-12, with its stainless exterior and gull-wing...

Lamborghini Huracan LP 610-4 Avio Special Edition

Lamborghini Huracan LP 610-4 Avio Special Edition

Lamborghini is back at it again in Geneva. Presenting the jaw-dropping special edition Huracan LP 610-4 Avio. Designed to celebrate the history of aeronautical engineering in air combat, the 610-4 Avio is available in five all new air force inspired exteriors. Powering the Avio i...

Toyota C-HR

Toyota C-HR

Despite the renowned reliability, Toyota doesn’t always top the list of exciting automobiles. So feast your eyes on the just released Toyota C-HR. Debuted at the Geneva Motor Show this week, the C-HR shares the same platform as the Prius, but it was originally slated to be bran...

Lamborghini Centenario

Lamborghini Centenario

Here’s a fun piece of automotive trivia: In 2016, Feruccio Lamborghini—that’s right, the Lamborghini—would have celebrated his 100th birthday. In what could arguably be the best birthday present ever, Lamborghini created the very exclusive Centenario as tribute to its lat...