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Nissan Juke-R 2.0

Nissan Juke-R 2.0

Last time we wrote about the Juke R it already had an over-abundance of swagger, courtesy of the 485 hp GT-R motor shoehorned into this kooky looking ...

Squarespace Makes It Easy to Share Your Passion with the World

Squarespace Makes It Easy to Share Your Passion with the World

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Ford's New Smart Bike Will Keep You From Sweating

Ford's New Smart Bike Will Keep You From Sweating

If you live and work in a major city, chances are good that you don’t drive to work. You probably don’t even own a car. Hey, you're doing your part for the environment right? High five! Ford is doing their part too with their latest smart bike, the MoDe:Flex. This new bike, g...

Land Rover's Two Millionth Defender

Land Rover's Two Millionth Defender

In 1947, on the beach of Red Wharf Bay, Maurice Wilks, using the sand as a sketchpad, came up with the idea for the Land Rover, an off-road vehicle loosely based on the Jeep of the day. His vision ultimately became the Land Rover Defender. Sadly, due to safety regulations, the ...

1959 Chevrolet Viking Short Bus Restoration

1959 Chevrolet Viking Short Bus Restoration

We never thought we'd see the day when we'd be willing to spend a pretty penny on a short bus, but that day is here. Using a 1959 Chevrolet Viking short bus as the base for a restoration, Winkelman Architecture has created something familiar but altogether different. The gorgeou...

BMW Concept Path22

BMW Concept Path22

The scrambler. By definition, it's a road bike personalized and upgraded for use on any kind of terrain. But to the riders, it's much more. The scrambler means freedom, to go anywhere and everywhere your heart takes you. Making its debut at Europe’s Wheels & Waves Festival ...

Speedvagen Urban Race Bikes

Speedvagen Urban Race Bikes

There are bikes for the daily commute. There are bikes for errands. The SV Urban Racer from Speedvagen is not either one of those things. This is a purpose built urban race machine that doesn't know what it means to cruise. Each hand-built bike was designed to be utterly senseles...

Deus Electric Custom Motorcycle

Deus Electric Custom Motorcycle

The Honda CT110, or "Postie" because of its popularity among postal workers in Australia and New Zealand, has long been praised for its durability and ease of use. Now, thanks to bike builders Joe Fischer and Ryan Mischkulnig, it can be praised for its style, too. Their custom De...

TiGr Elegant Bike Lock

TiGr Elegant Bike Lock

If you've ever had your bike stolen, you probably realized two things. First, it sucks. Second, if you loved your bike, then you should've invested in a decent lock. Problem is most theft deterrent locks are either heavy and difficult to carry, ugly, or both. The TiGr is elegant...

ICON 1964 Dodge Power Wagon

ICON 1964 Dodge Power Wagon

Meet the latest from designer Jonathan Ward of L.A.-based ICON: the 1964 Dodge Power Wagon. Rather than trying to custom build a chassis to a vintage body, ICON hand-mates a 1964 Dodge body to a 2007 Dodge 2500 Mega-Cab chassis which results in a much tighter build. It also allow...

The Ripsaw EV2 is a Drifting and Jumping  Tank

The Ripsaw EV2 is a Drifting and Jumping Tank

It looks like a luxury tank. Obviously it's lacking the loud and destructive cannon, but otherwise the Howe & Howe Ripsaw EV2 looks just like a tank. Okay, so technically they call it an "extreme off-road vehicle built for the high-end luxury market," but it actually started ...

LEGO Vehicles From Mad Max: Fury Road

LEGO Vehicles From Mad Max: Fury Road

Tom Hardy's performance in Mad Max: Fury Road was excellent, but any actor is going to play second fiddle to apocalyptic vehicles in our book. We have to believe that Flickr user / extraordinary LEGO builder Will feels the same way or he wouldn't have created versions of The Prin...

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. 1965 Cadillac DeVille Hardtop If you’re thinking “damn, that looks like Don Draper’s Cadillac!”, you would be correct. While technically the...

Hazan Motorworks Ducati 900 II

Hazan Motorworks Ducati 900 II

When it comes to Ducati, you generally don’t need to say much else, we’re in. Preface Ducati with Hazan Motorworks and we know we are in for serious motorcycle porn. Beginning with a Ducati 900, Hazan reworks the dynamics of the bike according to nothing else other than what...

BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage Unveiled

BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage Unveiled

Way back in 1972, the BMW 3.0CSL was made in order to comply with homologation standards for European Touring Car Championship racing. Production on this elongated 3.0CSL was short and ended in 1973 with dramatic body modifications including roof mounted spoiler as well as a batm...

Rare 1999 Mercedes CLK-GTR Hits Auction Block

Rare 1999 Mercedes CLK-GTR Hits Auction Block

For both Mercedes and race car enthusiasts, here is your chance at a barely used 1999 Mercedes CLK GTR Roadster. Originally built from 1998 through 1999, this road going CLK GTR was produced to satisfy homologation standards for the CLK GTR racing in the FIA GT Championship Serie...