From the profile view, the Tern Perch looks like a shiny % sign. That might seem irrelevant, but it's a whole new level of minimalism when it comes to wall mounts for your bike. The single piece of 5052 aluminum that it was fabricated from can support up to 40lbs, but it's so minimal that you might forget it's there ... continue reading
Most collapsible bikes only break down to a point because of the spokes which don't really lend to folding. This leaves you with something easier to transport when you're not riding, but something far from ideal. The Sada Bike ditches spokes altogether to give you a more compact alternative. The bike, which is currently ... continue reading
Thanks to modern technology, we've lost touch with our music. We've waved goodbye to sound quality and owning our favorite albums. To fix this, get a turntable. Then sign up for Vinyl Me, Please. Every month they'll send you exclusive pressings of albums worthy of your time. Each comes with original 12" x 12" album-inspired art and a custom cocktail pairing. Past selections have included 'Lost In The Dream' from War on Drugs and many others. Sign up now and start with an exclusive pressing of Father John Misty's latest. It's like Record Store Day with free delivery and no lines. ... check it out
If you're actually using your skateboard as one of your main units of transportation, it doesn't make sense to buy a cheap deck that will crack before you know it. Even better when the solid deck you're ready to invest in happens to look damn sexy too. These skateboards from Salt are each made from 100% walnut veneers ... continue reading
Okay, so it’s cool that our smartphones connect to our cars and watches and glasses, but what about our bikes? Luckily a group of guys from Canada set out to change that. Introducing the Vanhawks Valour, the first ever carbon fiber smart bike. In addition to two wheels, the Valour features a navigation system that ... continue reading
We like our bikes. They effortlessly blend cool with environmental friendly in an easy to use package. So naturally we were stoked when Sole Bikes dropped their Windward City Cruiser in our hands for a test spin.
What is it?
The City Cruiser is a more sophisticated commuter that is part modern with vintage ... continue reading
Castrol EDGE brought us out to Berlin to be on set for the first Titanium Trial of 2014. Ken Block along with DTM drivers Augusto Farfus, Mike Rockenfeller and Lamborghini Squadra Corse test driver Adrian Zaugg, took on the “Titanium Strong Blackout” – the world’s first state-of-the-art racetrack drenched in ... continue reading
One way to show your love for the environment and your love of saving gas money is by purchasing a hybrid or an all-electric vehicle. Another way would be to go with something that runs on 100% biodiesel fuel. Easier said than done. If you have the cash, the Trident Iceni Magna Fastback is the sexiest way to give Mother ... continue reading
Do you like cars? Do you like pickup trucks? Do you wish there was a German version of the El Camino? We can't imagine anyone ever having a serious conversation about producing a modern, German version of the El Camino, but that didn't stop a class of students and instructors at the BMW headquarters from creating a ... continue reading
Bikes are some of the most personalized products on the market. Every option is not going to work for every person off the line, so manufacturers generally tend to give you lots of customizations when you're ordering. All of this is independent from any third party modifications you want to make to the bike yourself. ... continue reading
To actually steal a car from the New York International Auto Show would take some Mission Impossible-style planning. Even if you could snag the keys to one of the rides, maneuver your way out of the Jacob Javits Center, and get the car on the streets past the hot dog vendors and roasted nuts guys, you'd still have ... continue reading
There's something about seeing an aggressive front-end in your rear-view mirror that just gets your pulse going. We walked the floor at this year's New York International Auto Show to snap some of the grills that caught our attention.
Buying an electric vehicle of any sort that can only take you a handful of miles on a charge is fairly pointless. The Johammer J1 Electric Motorcycle delivers far more range for a slightly robust price tag. The bike sports a totally fresh look with just a bit of old-school Vespa charm, and can hit speeds of over 75 ... continue reading
If you're looking to unplug on your next vacation, you could stay at a quaint bed and breakfast filled with doilies and wicker, or you could trek out to Scotland to stay in The Beermoth. The converted 1956 Fire Service truck is now a small living space complete with oak parquet flooring, a hearth and kitchen for cooking ... continue reading
With the term "smart" being tossed in from of so many products these days - smartphones, smartwatches, etc - this would probably be best described as a smart radar detector. Besides handling your standard radar detecting functions, the device works with an app on your smartphone to deliver live updates on cop sightings, ... continue reading
If you want to be safe while you're riding, you need lights on your bike. There are some fundamental problems with most lights that never really got addressed with most design revisions. You have to take them off your bike, or they might get stolen. If you do that, then you have to carry around bike lights. They're ... continue reading