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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.

Making an All-wood Bike

Making an All-wood Bike

After building himself an F1 car out of soda cans, builder The Q decided to make himself another cool, but highly-impractical vehicle. This time, he spent over 200 hours building a bicycle entirely out of wood and glue – including the frame, wheels, chain, seat and pedals.

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The Gymkhana Files (Teaser)

The Gymkhana Files (Teaser)

Ken Block and his team’s daring stunt driving videos have taken on a life of their own. The team feels the pressure to one-up themselves each time, but everyone has a limit. Go behind the scenes with Amazon’s The Gymkhana Files. Premieres 11/16/18.

Bollinger B2 Electric Pick Up Truck

Bollinger B2 Electric Pick Up Truck

Bollinger’s upcoming B2 truck shares many of the features of the B1 SUV, such as all-wheel drive, 520hp dual motors, hydro-pneumatic suspension, a 120kWh battery pack and more. It also has a patented pass-through door for transporting long items.

Trimarchi Copper Motorcycle

Trimarchi Copper Motorcycle

Designer Mario Trimarchi worked with furniture maker De Castelli to create this gorgeous motorcycle for Milan Design Week 2018. Its copper shell is designed to naturally patina over time. While it may not be the most aerodynamic of rides, there’s no question it’s a work of art.

Track Day: FIAT Abarth

Track Day: FIAT Abarth

We spent a day at Autobahn Country Club outside of Chicago putting the 2019 FIAT 124 Spider Abarth and FIAT 500 Abarth through their paces, while honing our track skills with the Skip Barber Racing School. Both the cars and instruction made for a gearhead’s paradise.

Litelok Silver Bike Lock

Litelok Silver Bike Lock
~$79+  Pledge Comment

Litelok’s Silver is designed to be the world’s lightest bicycle lock. It’s also flexible, allowing you to attach it to a wide variety of objects. It has a vertical lock that makes it easy to use, and comes with a strap so you can attach it to your bike when you’re not using it.

Getting Dirty with Toyota TRD Pro

Getting Dirty with Toyota TRD Pro

We spent a day off-roading in Toyota’s latest Tacoma, Tundra, and 4Runner TRD Pro series. All three now ride on rugged FOX shocks and are ready to take on just about any terrain you can throw at ’em. Check out our running footage, then read on for more.

DirtShark: TwoMac on Two Stroke

DirtShark: TwoMac on Two Stroke

Monster Energy motocross rider Eli Tomac shows off his skills on his very own dirt track tearing through the soil on his green 2005 Factory KX 250 two-stroke. We love how director Ash Hodges focuses entirely on the rider and the sound of his bike in this clean edit.

Pocket Rocket Electric Motorcycle

Pocket Rocket Electric Motorcycle

SOL Motors is working on a lightweight electric motorcycle for urban commuters. Dubbed the Pocket Rocket, the motorcycle weighs just 121 lb. The 6 hp model goes up to 31 mph and has a 31 mi range, while the 8.5 hp model goes up to 50 mph and has a 50 mi range.

Drifting the Nürburgring

Drifting the Nürburgring

Normally, race car drivers try and get around the Nürburgring in the fastest way possible. But Vaughn Gittin Jr. decided to do it in the most entertaining way, drifting the entire 12.9 mile Nordschleife in his 900 hp Ford Mustang RTR. He had a little fun in an F-150 Raptor too.

2019 Ducati Scrambler Icon

2019 Ducati Scrambler Icon
$9395+  Buy Comment

A retro-inspired refresh of the Scrambler Icon that was reintroduced in 2014. It is a beginner friendly, middleweight motorcycle that is great for everyday riding and short road trips. This model gets refinements to its suspension, power delivery, ride, and safety tech.

Kimblade Car Wiper Blade

Kimblade Car Wiper Blade
$49+  Pledge Comment

The Kimblade is a car wiper blade that uses a rectangular silicone blade with a water-repellent coating. Not only does this make the blade more effective and durable, it gradually applies the coating to your windshield. You can then buy refill blades as needed.

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Hennessey Goliath 6×6

Hennessey Goliath 6×6
$375,000+  Buy Comment

An amped up version of the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado Trail Boss Z71 with six wheels instead of four. The 6WD truck has an 8″ lift kit, 37″ off-road tires, upgraded rear suspension, and a supercharged 6.2L V8 that makes 705 bhp or can be upgraded to 808 bhp.

Peugeot e-Legend Concept

Peugeot e-Legend Concept

French automaker Peugeot dusts off the styling of their iconic 504 coupe and updates it with this pure electric concept car. The e-Legend has a 100kWh battery and dual motors to make more than 450 hp and 590 lb-ft. of torque, and is packed with tech like full autonomy.

World’s Greatest Drag Race 8

World’s Greatest Drag Race 8

Motor Trend is back with its annual head-to-head challenge. This year, a dozen sports cars like the McLaren 720S, Lamborghini Huracán Performante, Chevy Corvette ZR1, and the Porsche 911 GT2 RS competed in the 1/4-mile race. Subscribers can watch the 1/2-miler.

Ferrari Monza SP1 & SP2

Ferrari Monza SP1 & SP2

Ferrari’s limited edition Monza SP1 and Monza SP2 sports cars were inspired by the carmaker’s racing barchettas from the late 1940’s to the 1950’s. The SP1 is a single seater, while the SP2 seats two. Each has an 808hp V12 engine that lets them rocket from 0 to 62mph in 2.9s.

Nissan Navara Dark Sky Concept

Nissan Navara Dark Sky Concept

Nissan’s UK division worked with the European Space Agency (ESA) to build this special Navara pickup, which tows an observatory-grade telescope to the darkest corners of the planet, providing amazing views of the night skies anywhere the truck can go.

Oru Kayak Haven

Oru Kayak Haven
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Folding boat maker Oru Kayak is expanding its lineup to include a tandem boat. The Haven has a 500 lb capacity and is easier than ever to build, with color-coded hooks and less parts. It has an accessory track and can be configured into a roomy single-person kayak.

Removing a Foam Tire

Removing a Foam Tire

A high speed look at the process that goes into removing a foam-filled tire at the Sierra Army Depot. These tires are often used by heavy equipment to reduce the risk of punctures. Got 11 minutes to spare? Watch the original real-time video here.

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2019 Audi e-tron

2019 Audi e-tron

Audi’s first ever pure electric vehicle. The e-tron shares similar styling to the Q SUV series, but is decidedly more futuristic. It packs a long-range 95 kWh battery, 2 high-performance motors for AWD, and a sleek, high-tech interior. Deliveries start Q2 2019, with a $1000 reservation deposit.

Volvo Vera Autonomous Truck

Volvo Vera Autonomous Truck

Volvo is working on Vera, a system of autonomous trucks for short-range jobs, such as those needed in ports or logistics facilities. At the heart of the system is an autonomous vehicle that communicates with other units for safety and efficiency.

Dragster Engine Time-lapse

Dragster Engine Time-lapse

Hagerty and Don Schumacher Racing provide an up close look a the teardown and reassembly of an 11,000 hp V8 HEMI engine from an NHRA top fuel dragster. While this was a complete rebuild, they perform much of the same process each weekend at the dragstrip.

Driven: 2019 Cadillac XT4

Driven: 2019 Cadillac XT4

We recently headed up to Seattle, Washington to test drive Cadillac’s all-new XT4 compact crossover in two flavors. We were drawn in by its bold styling, zesty 237 hp twin-turbo engine, sporty handling, luxurious interior, and user-friendly tech. Read our full review on 95octane.

Bedslide Truck Drawer

Bedslide Truck Drawer
$899+  Buy Link Comment

The Bedslide is a slide-out truck drawer. It works with a variety of truck models and can hold up to 2000 lb. It has a non-slip lining and tie-down points to make sure your items stay still while driving. It’s also upgradeable with accessories and comes with a lifetime warranty.

BMW Autonomous Motorcycle

BMW Autonomous Motorcycle

BMW Motorrad spent 2 years developing a motorcycle that can start, accelerate, turn, and stop on its own. But the company won’t sell the bike to consumers. The data they’ve gathered will be used to integrate safety features into their production bikes.

Mate X Folding E-Bike

Mate X Folding E-Bike
$799+  Pledge Link Comment

Mate.Bike’s newest offering packs a ton of features but retains a very competitive price. The Mate X features a 250W or a 750W motor that lets you go up to 20 mph, a battery that lasts up to 80 mi per charge, hydraulic brakes and suspension, and much more.

DIY Flying Car

DIY Flying Car

Fed up with the terrible traffic in the Philippines capital of Manila, inventor Kyxz Mendoza decided to build himself a vehicle that he hopes to fly OVER the jams. His 16-rotor carbon fiber-wrapped metal drone has seating for one, and flies for up to 15 minutes on a 2.5 hour charge.

Polaris RZR XP 4 TURBO S

Polaris RZR XP 4 TURBO S
$30,499+  Buy Link Comment

Upping the ante on of Polaris’ most thrilling 2-seater, the RZR XP 4 Turbo S has space for 4 riders, a 72″ stance, 32″ tires, 16″ of clearance, an active suspension with 25″ of travel, 168 hp, and strengthened components, all tuned for the ultimate in off-road performance.

Aston Martin Goldfinger DB5

Aston Martin Goldfinger DB5

Aston Martin will produce 25 special units of the DB5 based on its appearance in the James Bond film Goldfinger. That means outfitting the car with gadgets such as the revolving license plate. Each will sell for about $3.6M with deliveries starting in 2020.

Pedal Car Le Mans Start

Pedal Car Le Mans Start

A wonderful bit of footage from the 2018 Goodwood Revival in which an army of little kids run across the track like Le Mans racers used to do, quickly hop in their tiny cars, then pedal their way maniacally down the race track. Our legs hurt just watching this.

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