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...

The Casper Mattress Is Engineered for Outrageous Comfort

The Casper Mattress Is Engineered for Outrageous Comfort

When you sleep soundly, you feel like you can conquer the world. So what if you could do that every night? You can with the Casper mattress, which has been obsessively engineered for outrageous comfort. The mattress, which is the most awarded mattress of the decade, will deliver the sleep you’ve been desperately craving by combining springy, hypoallergenic latex with high-density memory foam. You can even try the Casper mattress for 100 nights and return it for a full refund if you don’t love it. Plus, Cool Material readers can save $50 on the mattress with code CM50. It’s time to get better sleep.

ICON's 1967 VW Busplay

ICON's 1967 VW Bus

ICON, the Los Angeles-based company that transforms awesome vehicles into awesomer vehicles, took a break from the Defenders and trucks of the world to try their hands at something groovier. This video gives you a look at their outfitted 1967 VW Split-Window Bus. The team kept th...

FB1 Race-Taxi

FB1 Race-Taxi

For all the love the VW bus gets, little to none of it is earned from its killer performance. That's what makes the FB1 Race-Taxi so wild. What appears as just a freshly painted 1962 Volkswagen T1 Bulli Van, is actually a beast with 530 horsepower and 558 pound-feet of torque. T...

WIN THIS: A Case of Heady Topper

WIN THIS: A Case of Heady Topper

There are select beers that carry with them a certain mystique. These are beers that have launched road trips, online trading forums, and shady second-hand websites. The most legendary in this revered clan is Heady Topper, the Double IPA brewed by The Alchemist in Vermont. It was once the highest rated beer in the world and remains the bucket list brew for any beer lover. How can you get your hands on some? Well, you could make the trek to Vermont and pick up an allocation from The Alchemist or one of the select shops that have cans, or you could win this contest, because we’re giving away a whole freakin’ case. All you have to do is sign up for Hoppist, our new beer-related email newsletter. Every Friday, we’ll send you interesting news and stories from the world of beer, hot releases, and more. If you enjoy beer, it’s a win-win. Simply sign up before 5/29/17 to be entered. This contest is open to U.S. residents only who are 21+.

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