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Velocity International Scout Restomod

Velocity International Scout Restomod

Velocity Restorations transformed this 1979 International Scout II into an orange off-road monster. It packs a 6.2-liter, 430hp LS3 crate engine, a lifted suspension, front/rear sway bars, 35″ Nitto Trail Grappler tires, TR beadlock wheels, and a custom roll bar and bumpers.

HoverSeat Hoverboard Frame

HoverSeat Hoverboard Frame

The HoverSeat is a frame that you can attach to hoverboards with a 6″ or 10″ wheelbase, turning the toy into a four-wheeled vehicle. It can haul up to 250lb, works with any beach chair, and is easy to disassemble. You can even attach a second HoverSeat to tow a passenger.

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Driven: Ferrari GTC/4 Lusso T

Driven: Ferrari GTC/4 Lusso T

Our friends at DriveWithDave spent an afternoon with the new Ferrari GTC/4 Lusso T to find out if this Italian shooting brake’s turbocharged V8 engine is better than the naturally aspirated V12. Turns out that sometimes less is more.

Ridden: Zero SR Electric Motorcycle

Ridden: Zero SR Electric Motorcycle

Crack the throttle open on the Zero SR and amazing things happen. The scenery becomes a blur, traffic disappears in your mirror, and your arms threaten to be yanked from their sockets. The Zero SR is an all-electric silent assassin that delivers 116 lb-ft. of torque at any speed.

Segway Ninebot Gokart Kit

Segway Ninebot Gokart Kit

Segway’s upcoming Ninebot Gokart Kit turns the company’s two-wheeled MiniPRO scooter into a four-wheeled, app-controlled go-kart with a 15 mph top speed. The kit bolts on to the scooter and uses the latter as its rear wheels.

Segway Drift W1 Skates

Segway Drift W1 Skates

Segway applies their engineering expertise to a pair of high-tech roller skates that sit beneath your feet, and automatically balance while you ride, glide, spin, and roll without the fit issues of traditional skates. They run up to 45 minutes at speeds up to 7.5 mph.

Tubolito Bicycle Inner Tube

Tubolito Bicycle Inner Tube

The Tubolito bicycle inner tube is made from a membrane that makes it 75% lighter yet twice as durable as traditional inner tubes. It’s so light and small when deflated that you can roll it up and take extra ones with you. It’s available for mountain bike and road bike wheels.

BoardUp Foldable Longboard

BoardUp Foldable Longboard

Now you can carry a longboard with less trouble, thanks to the BoardUp Foldable Longboard. It has a hinge mechanism that unlocks and folds the board when you push on its nose at an angle. When unfolded, the hinge locks to ensure you’re safe while riding.

Driven: 2019 Hyundai Veloster Turbo

Driven: 2019 Hyundai Veloster Turbo

We recently spent a week living with the all new 2019 Veloster Turbo. The playful 3-door hatch is better than ever, with refined new styling inside and out, upgraded suspension, torque vectoring, and plenty of modern tech. Read our full review on 95octane.

Juiced Bikes Electric Scrambler

Juiced Bikes Electric Scrambler

Juiced Bikes presents its takes on the now popular electric scrambler bicycle. Their versions feature a removable 52V battery, 750W or 1100W motor, hydraulic disc brakes, a front suspension fork, a Shimano 9-speed drivetrain and an 1800 lumen LED headlight.

Hummingbird Folding E-Bike

Hummingbird Folding E-Bike

UK tech firm Prodrive is showing off what it claims to be the lightest folding electric bicycle you can buy. Weighing in at just 22.7 lb, its lighter than most regular bikes, but packs a 250-watt motor and 160 Wh battery for a range of just over 18 mi, with a top speed of 15.5 mph.

Ariel Atom 4

Ariel Atom 4

Ariel’s latest high power-to-weight ratio track day plaything has an all new chassis, and upgraded brakes, cooling, suspension, and steering. It now packs a Honda Type R engine that makes 320 bhp and 309 lb-ft. of torque, for a 0-to-60 time of 2.8s and 0-to-100 in 6.8s.

Rezvani TANK Military Edition

Rezvani TANK Military Edition

An upgraded version of Rezvani’s TANK utility vehicle designed to protect its occupants in an ambush. Its glass and armor can handle high-caliber weapon fire, it packs night vision, bomb protection, electrified door handles, gas masks, magnetic deadbolts and more.

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TMC Dumont Motorcycle

TMC Dumont Motorcycle

Retired F1 driver Tarso Marques‘ amazing custom-built motorcycle not only features a striking hubless wheel design, it’s powered by an airplane engine. Watch as it heads out on a very loud run through the streets of Brazil. Then watch the time-lapse build video here.

The Insane Logistics of Formula 1

The Insane Logistics of Formula 1

Formula One races take place in five continents every year, making logistics a big part of teams’ operation. Wendover Productions shows how months of planning makes it possible for teams to use trucks, buses and planes to transfer to different countries in just a couple of days.

Chainless Bicycle Drivetrain

Chainless Bicycle Drivetrain

CeramicSpeed is working on Driven, a bicycle drivetrain that uses a pinion-style driveshaft instead of a chain and a derailleur. The company claims that Driven creates 49% less friction than chain and derailleur setups, leading to a more durable and more efficient system.

Nissan Overlanding Adventure

Nissan Overlanding Adventure

Was it just a dream we had – rockcrawling with Nissan in their spacious and sturdy Titan trucks and Armadas in Arizona, on the way to the Overland Expo? Nope – it was real. Check out how capable the brand’s body-on-frame vehicles are for exploration on all surfaces.

CanguRo Robot Scooter

CanguRo Robot Scooter

Shunji Yamanaka and Takayuki Furuta are working on RiDroid CanguRo, a three-wheeled robot scooter. Aside from being a transportation device, it can also follow you, perhaps while carrying something else. It can also be set to go to a destination using an app.

Pikes Peak Record Run

Pikes Peak Record Run

Volkswagen Motorsport shares helicopter footage from its world record run at the 2018 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Watch and listen to the bonkers all-electric VW I.D. R Pikes Peak and pilot Romain Dumas finish the race to the clouds in just 7 minutes, 57.148 seconds.

Toyota Supra x NASCAR

Toyota Supra x NASCAR

For the 2019 NASCAR Xfinity Series, Toyota will be racing a car inspired by the new Supra. They took significant creative license to stretch the BMW co-developed sports coupe to stock car proportions, but its a welcome reminder that the production car is coming soon.

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Icon Old School BR Bronco

Icon Old School BR Bronco

Vehicle restoration shop Icon is introducing a sub-line to its Ford Bronco model, the Icon BR. The Old School BR will feature a more classic design, such as a glossy finish, a traditional Bronco grille, and other vintage details.

Trail Trek Tour 2018

Trail Trek Tour 2018

We joined up with a team of men’s lifestyle and automotive experts in the woods of Virginia to see if seven everyday crossover utility vehicles could handle a rugged off-road course, and to pick our favorites. Read on for our top picks and the overall winners from the first Trail Trek Tour.

Fastest Nürburgring Lap Ever

Fastest Nürburgring Lap Ever

We’ve seen fast cars run the Green Hell in just under 7 minutes, but we’ve never seen anything like Timo Bernhard’s record-shattering run in Porsche’s 919 Hybrid Evo – with a bonkers lap time of just 5 min, 19.55 sec – which smashed the long-standing record by 51+ seconds.

Carryyygum Bicycle Rack

Carryyygum Bicycle Rack

Carryyygum is touted as “the world’s smallest bicycle rack.” But it’s not actually a rack – it’s an elastic strap attached with rubberized hook-and-loop straps. You can mount it on most bike handlebars, and even on other parts of a bike’s frame to securely carry items on your ride.

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera

Aston Martin’s replacement for the Vanquish S is a grand display of luxury and power. The DBS Superleggera has a 715hp 5.2L twin-turbo V12 and an aluminum structure with a beautiful carbon fiber body. It goes up to 211 mph and does 0 to 62mph in 3.4s.

AM1 Electric Pedal Assist Bicycle

AM1 Electric Pedal Assist Bicycle

Analog Motion’s AM1 is a lightweight and affordable pedal assist electric bicycle. Its standard parts, 200w motor and removable 24v battery add up to only 30lb. It has a range of 20mi and can help you go as fast as 30mph. It’s available in two frame designs.

4 Days at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

4 Days at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

We recently flew to France with Toyota Gazoo Racing to spend 4 days immersed in the culture of the world-famous 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race. What we found was an engrossing experience that makes this a must-see event for any true automotive fanatic.

Building a Onewheel Skateboard

Building a Onewheel Skateboard

Adam Savage and Tested went to the California factory of Future Motion, the makers of the Onewheel self-balancing electric skateboard. Adam got a tour of the factory and in the end built a Onewheel+ XR, the new model that has an extended range of up to 18mi.

Ridden: KTM 1290 Super Duke R

Ridden: KTM 1290 Super Duke R

Breakneck, voracious, raw, cosmic, angular, hungry, insane, hellacious, and unique. The KTM 1290 Super Duke R is all these adjectives and then some. There are only a handful of motorcycles that cause an elevated pulse rate just looking at them.

Lemon-powered Supercar

Lemon-powered Supercar

VW turned up to Pike’s Peak this year and broke the course record with their I.D. R EV. Prior to the race, the automaker challenged Mark Rober and William Osman to collect a little extra energy for their their supercar. We like to think the citrus power made the difference.

Motorcycle Boy

Motorcycle Boy

(PG-13: Slight nudity) Filmmaker James F. Coton introduces us to three very different members of Japan’s underground motorcycle culture. The clip starts out as a documentary, but transforms into a music video for The Legendary Tigerman in its back half.

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