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Our 10 Favorite Drives in the USA

Our 10 Favorite Drives in the USA

America is filled with amazing drives. Unfortunately, most road trips are filled with sleep-inducing highways and interstates. It's time for a different road trip. There may not be rest stops packed with fast food, but there will certainly be memories that will last a lifetime...

Squarespace Makes It Easy to Share Your Passion with the World

Squarespace Makes It Easy to Share Your Passion with the World

Make 2016 the year you finally turn that website idea into reality. Don’t worry, you don’t need coding classes or boring textbooks. Squarespace is the website publishing platform that allows anyone to easily create beautiful websites, blogs, portfolios, and e-commerce stores without touching a line of code. Not only that, you’ll get a personal domain and free hosting with every account, apps that allow you to monitor and update your site on the go, a free professional logo, and live support, 24/7. With Cover Pages, you can even create an easy to use single page website. Plus, as a Cool Material reader, you can save 10% off your first purchase with code COOLMATERIAL.

Mazda RX-Vision Concept

Mazda RX-Vision Concept

With a history dating back to 1971, the RX has been a fixture of Mazda performance both here and overseas. Well, almost a fixture as Mazda has taken periodic breaks in production such as the final RX-7 in 2002 or the final RX-8 in 2012. Good news, making its debut at the 2015 To...

1953 Ferrari 250 Europa Coupe Up for Auction

1953 Ferrari 250 Europa Coupe Up for Auction

While tempted to let the pictures speak for themselves, the pedigree of this extremely rare Ferrari dictates a bit of an automotive history lesson. First built in 1952, as predecessor to the Ferrari 225, the first 250 series were definitely intended for endurance racing duty with...

48 Hours in Vermont

48 Hours in Vermont

There's no doubt that some of the best ideas are hatched over a few cold ones. And so it happened, one day in the office after a few beers, that an idea was hatched—a company retreat of sorts. But it couldn’t be the same old trip to talk about synergies and lean six sigma or ...

1967 Ferrari Thomassima II

1967 Ferrari Thomassima II

What you see here is the culmination of a lifelong dream of a young Californian to become the owner of an Italian exotic. An obsession that took Tom Meade to Modena via any means possible and became a way of life until his death in 2013. Beginning with old Ferrari race car chassi...

James Bond Cars

James Bond Cars

It’s no secret that the always suave and debonair Commander Bond gets around in vehicles worthy of his pedigree. And while Daniel Craig and Aston Martin seemingly go together like peas in a pod, the timeline of Bond vehicles is as varied as the actors portraying the role. Now w...

Porsche Cayman Black Edition

Porsche Cayman Black Edition

Fact: Of all the colors available for your brand new ride, none say subtle sophistication and confidence quite like black on black. Not Big Bird yellow or "look at me" red. Black. Porsche already offers a black on black “Black Edition” for several of their models, and now, th...

Rezvani Beast Speedster

Rezvani Beast Speedster

Get out the cigars, the Rezvani Beast has a sibling—in the form of the Beast Speedster. Continuing Rezvani’s mission to bring a modern dynamic to open air roadsters, the Speedster combines 300 hp with a barely-there 1,650 lbs chassis. Where the original Beast was amply endowe...

8 Vintage Rides You Can Buy Right Now

8 Vintage Rides You Can Buy Right Now

Every couple of weeks we’re bringing you a roundup of vintage wheels on the auction block that we’re obsessing over. 1968 Datsun 1600 Roadster Fairlady We've always been intrigued by the more British looking Datsun 1600 Fairlady. But when you add the words "convertible"...

The Jeep Wrangler Pickup Is Becoming a Reality

The Jeep Wrangler Pickup Is Becoming a Reality

With the addition of a longer Wrangler, the Unlimited, the question now becomes—could we see a pickup edition of the ever-popular Jeep? After all, the Jeep Gladiator concept introduced in 2005 (pictured above) has long since churned the rumor mills of a pickup Wrangler. And it ...

Sneak Peek at the Jaguar F-Pace

Sneak Peek at the Jaguar F-Pace

It’s been about two years since we first saw the C-X17 Concept, and now it's set for its official debut next week in Frankfurt as the F-Pace. But waiting for the “official unveil” is for scrubs. So assuming you didn’t see it as Team Sky’s support vehicle at this year’...

New Harley Softtail Slim S for 2016

New Harley Softtail Slim S for 2016

At first glance the Harley Davidson Softail Slim S looks like it spent some time in the custom shop. The blacked out look combined with the military paint scheme, custom right? Nah, no way kiddos, this is right off the showroom floor for 2016 complete with the optional Olive Gold...

A 1972 Maserati Boomerang Coupe Is up for Auction

A 1972 Maserati Boomerang Coupe Is up for Auction

Hitting the floor at Bonham’s Chantilly sale next week is this concept 1972 Maserati Boomerang Coupe. Originally designed by Georgetto Giugiaro, the Boomerang’s wedge shape and sharp angles would be core elements of almost all exotics going forward. While originally crafted s...