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Electric VW Microbus

Electric VW Microbus

Thanks to VW, surfers can now be at one with nature both on sea and land. WTF do you mean, you say? Well, at CES 2016, VW will introduce an all-electric Microbus Concept. As in zero emissions, folks. Powering the modernized classic will be a lithium-ion battery, capable of 250 to...

Orient Watches

Orient Watches

The Orient Watch Company has been crafting fine watches for more than 60 years. And in those years, they’ve picked up a few things about timeless style. That’s exactly what you’ll get when you purchase one of their watches. Each Orient watch pairs a classic face with either an elegant leather band or a do-everything rubber strap. When crazy digital faces and neon NATO straps are bit too much, and you lean a bit more Don Draper, the Orient Watch Company has you covered.

1970 Dodge Charger Tantrum

1970 Dodge Charger Tantrum

The 1970 Dodge Charger was no lead sled. With a top speed of about 140 mph and 0 to 60 times in the mid 5 seconds, the Charger was an enthusiastic performer. Of course, that was 1970 and aside from making appearances in the Fast and Furious, supercars reign supreme now. Which bri...

The 10 Worst Cars Ever Made

The 10 Worst Cars Ever Made

Like most guys, we appreciate the finer things in life—a good beer, a fine cigar, a sharp ride. But we are not without a sense of humor. Not every ride is sharp, or good. These cars take the cake for horrible design, lack of reliability, and danger. Here's a look at 10 of the...

How To Make Craft IPA Pickles

How To Make Craft IPA Pickles

It’s a cold, hard truth: Men like sandwiches. Reubens, specials, or even hot-dogs. Basically, meat between bread. And very few things complete a sandwich like a pickle. Problem is, we’ve kinda grown tired of the mass-produced pickles taking up residence on supermarket shelve...

Zarooq Sand Racer

Zarooq Sand Racer

Mention UAE to most people and a few words come to mind, usually oil and money. But that ain’t all kids. From the newest car brand in the United Arab Emirates comes the first UAE-produced car, sort of. Presenting the Zarooq Sand Racer. With a silhouette not unlike the BMW X6, t...

8 Dream Cars You Can Now Afford

8 Dream Cars You Can Now Afford

Dream cars. We’ve all had them. Drooled over them. Maybe they were plastered on your bedroom wall as a poster or on your computer as wallpaper. Problem was that cars worthy of such dreaming often came with a steep price tag. Luckily, time went by and these dream cars, while s...

2016 Indian Scout Sixty

2016 Indian Scout Sixty

From America’s first motorcycle company comes an all-new bike that also happens to come with an all-new attainable price point. Making its debut in Milan at the EICMA Motorcycle Show, the Indian Scout Sixty. While sharing many of the design features of its big brother, the Scou...

BMW Motorrad R nineT Scrambler

BMW Motorrad R nineT Scrambler

Not wanting to be the last to arrive at the Scrambler party, BMW Motorrad has introduced their R nineT Scrambler. Looking very much like a toned-down version—as far as graphics go—of the Concept Path22, the R nineT Scrambler features an air-cooled, 1200 cc Boxer engine connec...

Ducati Introduces Three New Bikes

Ducati Introduces Three New Bikes

Some might say that Ducati is somewhat of a one-trick pony. Sure it goes fast, but not every bike owner is necessarily interested in that. In an effort to make their bikes appealing to a larger audience, Ducati has just introduced three distinctly different new models. For those ...

Rare 1959 BMW 507 Roadster Up for Auction

Rare 1959 BMW 507 Roadster Up for Auction

Originally designed to fill the underserved void between inexpensive MGs and Triumphs and the expensive Mercedes 300 SL, the BMW 507 was made from 1956 through 1959. However, due to higher than expected costs, the project was shelved with a scant 251 models actually made. Rarer s...

Legendary Ferrari N.A.R.T for Auction

Legendary Ferrari N.A.R.T for Auction

Without question, the 1950s and 60s produced some of the most iconic cars in automobile history and with good reason - racing success meant customers or what they called “win on Sunday, sell on Monday”. In 1958, Luigi Chinetti created the North American Racing Team or N.A.R.T...

2017 Range Rover Evoque Convertible

2017 Range Rover Evoque Convertible

Admittedly, this isn’t what you would expect from Land Rover. And sure, you lose some luggage toting capabilities, but be honest, what could be cooler than a drop-top Range Rover? Built on the existing (and wildly popular) Evoque platform, the top on the 2017 Range Rover Evoque...

Watch the Creation of a Brand New Jaguar E-Typeplay

Watch the Creation of a Brand New Jaguar E-Type

Way back in 1963, Jaguar embarked on a special project. A project to build 18 lightweight, all aluminum GT E-Type destined for racing domination. However, for one reason or another, only 12 were built. Determined to complete the project, the craftsmen at Jaguar Heritage in Covent...