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Unagi Electric Scooter

Unagi Electric Scooter
$623+  Pledge Comment

The Unagi electric scooter has a folding hinge and is made of magnesium, aluminum and carbon fiber. It has puncture-proof tires that have air pockets to provide suspension. It goes up to 15mph and lasts up to 15.5mi. It’s available in 250W and 450W models.

Driven: 2019 Toyota RAV4

Driven: 2019 Toyota RAV4

We headed to the twisty roads and beautiful beaches of Carmel, CA to test drive the all-new RAV4. The latest model of the compact SUV has rugged new looks, increased power, sharp handling, and tons of safety and convenience tech. Read our full review on 95octane.

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Polaris Sportsman XP 1000 High Lifter

Polaris Sportsman XP 1000 High Lifter
$14K  Buy Link Comment

Polaris collaborated with High Lifter Products to create a variant of its Sportsman XP 1000 ATV that can easily take on them muddiest terrain. The ATV has High Lifter tires, custom wheels, mud specific transmission, stiffer springs, a rack-mounted radiator and more.

2020 Toyota Camry & Avalon TRD

2020 Toyota Camry & Avalon TRD

Toyota Racing Development has amped up two cars historically thought of as pretty tame. The Camry TRD and Avalon TRD add performance brakes, suspension, exhaust, and lightweight wheels to an already potent 301 hp V6, making these daily drivers surprisingly sporty.

Orbis Electric Wheel

Orbis Electric Wheel

Orbis’ Ring-Drive wheel can be added to existing gas-powered cars, turning them into hybrid vehicles. For their proof-of-concept, they added two wheels to a Honda Civic Type R, adding a total of 100 hp and 140 lb-ft. of torque.

Jaguar F-TYPE Rally Car

Jaguar F-TYPE Rally Car

Jaguar’s sporty two-seater got a makeover as a proper rally car, complete with a 1.6-inch suspension lift, grooved disc brakes, a roll cage, racing seats, quad rally lights, a limited-slip diff, and a mechanical handbrake for sliding through corners.

Ural Electric Motorcycle

Ural Electric Motorcycle

Ural’s proof-of-concept electric motorcycle goes for a more classic look. Based on the Ural cT, the bike is equipped with Zero Motorcycles’ powertrain. The batteries are good for 103mi per charge and are split between the bike and the sidecar for stability. More at Autoblog.

Trail Trekkin’ with Toyota TRD Pro

Trail Trekkin’ with Toyota TRD Pro

After putting some mud on the Toyota TRD Pros, we headed to the dusty Nevada desert to put the 2019 Tacoma, Tundra, and 4Runner TRD Pros to the test as part of our collab with the Trail Trek Tour. The rocky trails were no match for the FOX shocks each vehicle now sports.

Front Runner Slimline II Roof Rack

Front Runner Slimline II Roof Rack
$714+  Buy Link Comment

Front Runner’s Slimline II roof rack is made from rust-free aluminum with a weatherproof powder coat. The kits are modular for easy adjustment and part replacement. The company offers various accessories for securing items, and you can also use bolts on the rack’s t-slots.

Husqvarna EE 5

Husqvarna EE 5

Announced alongside two new street models, Husqvarna’s EE 5 will be the company’s first electric motorcycle. Designed to be an entry level off-road bike, it has a 7kW motor, a quick-charging 907Wh battery, six ride modes, and adjustable seat and suspension.

That’ll Buff Out

That’ll Buff Out

Auto body mechanic Arthur Tussik shows how – with the proper skills, time, tools, and parts – a totaled car can be made to look just like new. Here, he takes a horribly smashed up BMW 7 series, and brings it back to life. We can’t speak to its structural integrity, but it looks good.

Arc Vector Electric Motorcycle

Arc Vector Electric Motorcycle

Arc claims that its upcoming Vector electric motorcycle goes from 0 to 60 mph in just 3.1 sec and has a top speed of 120 mph. Its battery lasts up to 200 mi and recharges in just 45 min. It will also come with a helmet that has a heads up display and a jacket that has haptic feedback.

How Pros Fix Rims

How Pros Fix Rims

If you’ve got a nice set of wheels on your car, there’s nothing worse than running them into a curb or hitting a pothole and bending them. But it turns out rims can be made good as new, as the folks at Proformance Industries show us in this video from AMMO NYC.

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Astro Elroy Passenger Drone

Astro Elroy Passenger Drone

Astro’s Elroy is a single-passenger electric drone. All you need to do is to enter your destination and it will do the rest, though it also has on-board controls for manual override. It can carry up to 265lb, go up to 44 mph and lasts 25 min per charge.

Boslla Bullet LED Car Headlight

Boslla Bullet LED Car Headlight
$49+/2 pcs.  Pledge Link Comment

The Boslla Bullet is an LED car headlight with four modes. There’s the white mode for clear conditions, neutral white for driving in snow, yellow for seeing through fog and rain, and flashing yellow for emergency situations. You just flick your lights on and off to switch modes.

Rocket Z 4×4

Rocket Z 4×4
~$85K  Buy Comment

TechnoImpulse’s compact 4×4 all-terrain vehicle carries up to nine people and is powered by a 100 hp turbocharged diesel engine. It has large tires, a winch, and its small frame makes it ready for any terrain. We’re thinking it could use more seatbelts, though.

Toyota Mega Ace II Minivan

Toyota Mega Ace II Minivan
$20K  Buy Link Comment

Based on a 1991 Toyota LiteAce, Yota Imports‘ lifted minivan is the perfect retro-styled off-roader. It packs 4WD, a 2.0L turbodiesel engine, a sweet skylight roof, and offers seating for eight that converts into a bed.

2019 BMW 8-Series Convertible

2019 BMW 8-Series Convertible

The new BMW 8-series drops its top with its M850i xDrive convertible variant, packing a V8 engine that makes an impressive 523hp and 553 lb-ft. of torque. It does 0 to 60 in 3.8 seconds, while wowing you with its luxurious and high tech cabin.

Icon Derelict 1949 Mercury EV

Icon Derelict 1949 Mercury EV

The latest masterpiece from Icon’s Derelict line is this 1949 Mercury Coupe that has been infused with electric power. Inside is a Stealth EV dual electric motor that produces 400 hp and 470 lb-ft of torque. A Tesla battery gives it a range of up to 200 mi.

ACH-1 Air Conditioned Helmet

ACH-1 Air Conditioned Helmet
$550  Buy Link Comment

The Feher ACH-1 is said to be the first self-contained air conditioned helmet available to the public. Using similar tech to ventilated car seats, it has a small convection system and and air flow lining that keeps your head cool while riding without adding too much bulk.

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Triumph Scrambler 1200

Triumph Scrambler 1200

Triumph’s 2019 Scrambler XC and XE models have a 1200cc Bonneville engine that produces up to 88hp and 81lbft of torque, and has been tweaked to make that scrambler tune. The XE has longer travel suspension, optimized ABS and Traction control and six riding modes.

McLaren Speedtail

McLaren Speedtail

McLaren’s “Hyper-GT” is designed to be thrilling on the road or on the track. Its hybrid powertrain makes 1035 bhp, launching this sleek and highly-aerodynamic 3-seater from 0 to 186 mph in a bonkers 12.8 seconds – on its way to a 250 mph top speed.

Hoversurf Hoverbike S3

Hoversurf Hoverbike S3
$150K  Buy Link Comment

Hoversurf is now taking pre-orders for its Hoverbike S3. The flying motorbike has a carbon fiber body, three-bladed carbon fiber propellers, and a battery that lasts up to 25min in pilot mode. It goes up to 16ft high and has a maximum speed of 60mph.

Ural Air Motorcycle

Ural Air Motorcycle
$18K  Buy Link Comment

Ural’s limited edition Air motorcycle comes with a DJI Spark drone, which is housed in a 3D printed bin on the nose of the sidecar. The sidecar also has also a fixed mount for the drone’s remote control. The motorcycle is limited to 40 units.

DIY Electric Skates

DIY Electric Skates

Most skates and skateboards require a certain amount of balance for their wearer to use them. But The Q’s crazy homebrew electric skates are more like wheeled R/C tanks with a platform for each of your feet, making for an easy – if not very speedy ride.

Steve McQueen’s 1945 Willys Jeep

Steve McQueen’s 1945 Willys Jeep
~$100K+  Bid Comment

The King of Cool had lots of sports cars and motorcycles in his collection, but he also showed some love to World War II’s workhorse, the Willys Overland Jeep. This Jeep has been fully renovated and recommissioned to its specifications when it was in McQueen’s hands.

The Science of Snow Driving

The Science of Snow Driving

If you live somewhere that snow coats roads in the wintertime, you’ll want to check out Engineering Explained’s latest clip, as Jason walks us through the variables at work when driving on slippery surfaces, and provides some tips on how to maintain control on the snow.

Formula Drift x GoPro HERO7

Formula Drift x GoPro HERO7

This smoke-filled Formula Drift video is some of the most spectacular driving footage we’ve ever seen. Watch as drone flying expert Johnny FPV shows off a little bit of what the Hypersmooth image stabilization can do in GoPro’s new HERO7 Black camera.

See See Motor Espresso Motorcycle

See See Motor Espresso Motorcycle

See See Motor Coffee Co. built what they call “a real cafe racer.” They modified a 2014 Ural cT to become a mobile coffee shop. Not only does it have a functioning espresso machine, it also has a sink, a cooler, a coffee grinder and a water tank.

The Current

The Current
$50  Buy Comment

Gestalten’s The Current: New Wheels for the Post-Petrol Age looks at the history and evolution of electric motorcycles, bicycles, and everything in between. It showcases some of the best and most unique examples of this two-wheeled revolution.

Tarform Motorcycle

Tarform Motorcycle
$18K+  Buy Link Comment

Tarform Motorcycles‘ upcoming offering is an electric motorcycle with a classic and elegant design. The motorcycle will come with a battery that lasts up to 90mi per charge. Customers can customize their ride’s sound, finish, material and ride.

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