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BoardUp Foldable Longboard

BoardUp Foldable Longboard
$160  Buy Link Comment

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.

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Juiced Bikes Electric Scrambler

Juiced Bikes Electric Scrambler
$999+  Pledge Link Comment

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
~$5900  Buy Comment

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
$295K+  Buy Link Comment

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.

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
~$20+  Pledge Comment

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
$305K  Buy Comment

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
~$800+  Pledge Comment

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.

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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
$18K  Buy Link Comment

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.

TetraPOD Tub Trailer & Boat

TetraPOD Tub Trailer & Boat
$2400+  Buy Link Comment

The TetraPOD is an enclosed trailer for hauling various kinds of cargo, but it also transforms into a boat. The process takes only about a minute, and you only need to remove and replace several pins. It comes in both on- and off-road versions.

Driven: 2019 Jaguar I-PACE

Driven: 2019 Jaguar I-PACE

We recently got behind the wheel of the Jaguar’s first ever pure electric vehicle on-road, off-road, and on-track in Portugal. The 394 hp, 240 mile-range crossover offers style, comfort, speed, and dynamic handling like no other EV. Read our in-depth review on 95octane.

Savage Bike Bag

Savage Bike Bag
$699  Buy Link Comment

Unlike most bicycle storage bags, Douchebags‘ Savage Bike Bag is thin and collapses to a third of its size when not in use. It protects your bag with a unique internal frame inspired by roll cages. It’s compatible with both road bikes and mountain bikes.

Nobe 100 Three-Wheel Electric Car

Nobe 100 Three-Wheel Electric Car
$Upon Request  Buy Link Comment

The Nobe 100 is a three-wheeled electric city car with a beautiful retro design. The car will be made entirely from reusable or recycled parts and has an upgrade system in place to ensure longevity. It goes up to 68mph and lasts up to 137mi per charge.

Toyota GR Super Sport Concept

Toyota GR Super Sport Concept

Leading up to the 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans race, Toyota’s Gazoo Racing took wraps off a badass street supercar built on the same hybrid drivetrain as its 1000hp TS050 LMP1 race car. They have plans to produce a limited number of cars for those with hefty bank accounts.

Porsche 911 Speedster Concept

Porsche 911 Speedster Concept

A celebration of 70 years of Porsche sports cars. Based on the chassis of the 911 GT3, this open-top 911 features a shortened window frame, dual humps behind the seats, and a stripped down interior to save weight. Its flat-six engine makes 500+hp with a 9000 rpm redline.

Onyx Electric Mopeds

Onyx Electric Mopeds
$1750+  Pledge Link Comment

Onyx Motorbikes’ electric bicycles were inspired by mopeds from the ’70s and ’80s. The RCR has a 72V motor, goes up to 60mph and lasts up to 75mi per charge. The CTY has a 48V motor, goes over 30mph and lasts up to 40mi per charge.

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