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Mercedes-Benz Debuts Its First Pickup, The X-Class at werd.com

Mercedes-Benz Debuts Its First Pickup, The X-Class

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After unveiling it as a concept just one year ago, Mercedes has officially taken the wrapper off the X-Class pickup. The full-size quad-cab will be offered in both 2WD & 4WD with several engine options including a pair of 4-cylinder diesels, a 4-cylinder gas, and a V6 diesel. G-Class level luxury is all there but so is the utility: cargo capacity is 1.1 tons.

Airstream Introduces The Nest, Its First Fiberglass Camper at werd.com

Airstream Introduces The Nest, Its First Fiberglass Camper

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We all dig the nostalgic gleam of a classic Airstream but at long last, the next generation of Airstream has arrived. The 16-foot Nest is sleek, compact, and most importantly, lightweight due to its fiberglass shell. This makes towing it with your mid-size SUV easier on the vehicle and your MPGs. With clean, sophisticated styling inside and out plus efficient modern technologies, it’s got all the makings of Airstream’s next classic.

Indian Unveils Low & Lean Scout Bobber at werd.com

Indian Unveils Low & Lean Scout Bobber

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For 2018, Indian is offering its 1100cc Scout in a stripped-down and blacked-out Bobber variant. All black everything from the frame, fork & exhaust to the cast aluminum wheels. Of course the fenders have been “bobbed” & it sits lower front & back than its predecessor. Optional ABS is available.

Audi Introduces Artificial Intelligence Tech in the 2018 A8 at werd.com

Audi Introduces Artificial Intelligence Tech in the 2018 A8

Posted in Cars and Rides

For 2018, Audi’s flagship A8 sedan features a luxurious new interior and cutting-edge self-driving technologies powered by artificial intelligence. At speeds below 37.3 MPH, the new Audi AI technology will control starting, accelerating, steering, and braking. And until traffic speeds back up, you can catch up on your favorite show on the car’s onboard TV.

New Ducati XDiavel Concept is Modern & Minimalist at werd.com

New Ducati XDiavel Concept is Modern & Minimalist

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Based on Ducati’s XDiavel cruiser, this custom collab creation features the craftwork of Belgian bike builder Fred Krugger. By rebuilding the tail, tank, and fully exposing the engine, the ‘Thiverval’ takes on a much more streamlined look. Custom paint in multiple finishes completes the conversion.

The Most Powerful 911 Ever Built: The 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS at werd.com

The Most Powerful 911 Ever Built: The 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS

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With an additional 80 horsepower & 37 pounds more torque, the 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS is officially the fastest and most powerful street-legal 911 ever built. Powered by a 3.8-liter water-spray twin-turbo motor, it produces a neck-snapping 700 horsepower and 553 pound-feet of torque. The interior is just as powerful: wall-to-wall red Alcantara leather and carbon fiber everywhere.

Jaguar Announces Race-Ready XE SV Project 8 at werd.com

Jaguar Announces Race-Ready XE SV Project 8

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Designed & tuned for track day racing, the super-limited Jaguar XE SV Project 8 is an aluminum sedan powered by Jag’s most powerful 5-liter V8. It boasts 592-horsepower: 0-60 mph in 3.3 seconds with a top-end of 200 mph. It is available with an optional roll cage in lieu of rear seats, and only 300 of these cars will be hand-built & sold in 2018.

Wider & Faster: The 2018 Dodge Hellcat Widebody at werd.com

Wider & Faster: The 2018 Dodge Hellcat Widebody

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For 2018, the Dodge Challenger Hellcat is wider & faster. They call it the Widebody because they fattened up the front end with the addition of the fender flares and lip spoiler used on the Dodge Demon. And by also adding width to the front tires, aerodynamics are improved. The 707-horsepower supercharged V8 is now faster on the straights and grippier in the corners, giving it a 0-60 time of 3.4 and a 10.9 second quarter mile.

The Zus Tire Monitor Will Alert You About Leaks at werd.com

The Zus Tire Monitor Will Alert You About Leaks

Posted in Gear and Rides

With 4 bluetooth sensors that mount to the valve stems on your car’s tires, the Zus Tire Monitor keeps constant track of your tire pressure and if there’s ever a leak, it sends an alert to your phone. Easy install takes just minutes. A funded Indigogo.

This Electric Airplane Has a 600-Mile Range at werd.com

This Electric Airplane Has a 600-Mile Range

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The “Alice” aircraft from Eviation is a nine-passenger electric-powered plane with a range of up to 600 miles on a single charge. Designed from the ground-up for efficiency & constructed with composites, Alice weighs roughly 300 times less than a normal plane of the same size. One main rear propeller and 2 smaller wingtip props drive the plane, and it’s powered by a 980 kWh Li-Ion battery.

Audi Announces Their Most Powerful Convertible Ever at werd.com

Audi Announces Their Most Powerful Convertible Ever

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The new V10 R8 Spyder is the most powerful drop-top that Audi has ever made. 601 horsepower  of naturally aspirated muscle, boasting a top speed of 204MPH & 0-60 in 3.3. The Micrommata Green paint might make it feel even faster. Good thing it’s equipped with ceramic brakes. In addition to lots of fresh air, it also comes equipped with Audi Drive Select and a 12-inch Virtual Cockpit.

MV Agusta Introduces Futuristic RVS #1 at werd.com

MV Agusta Introduces Futuristic RVS #1

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Italy’s high performance bike brand MV Agusta just added a new special edition triple to its lineup. The RVS #1 is an 800cc, 150HP 3 cylinder dragster dripping with carbon fiber and titanium. Wide spoked rims and a round headlight evoke retro scrambler styling but without a doubt, this is a machine built for shredding the streets.

Super Rare Rally Cars Go Up For Auction at werd.com

Super Rare Rally Cars Go Up For Auction

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A collection of the world’s rarest rally cars from the golden age of Group B rally will be on the Bonham’s auction block in August. Cars include a 1975 Lancia Stratos HF Stradale, 1983 Lancia Rally 037 Stradale, 1985 Peugeot 205 Turbo 16, 1985 Audi Sport Quattro S1, 1985 Lancia Delta S4 Stradale, 1986 Ford RS200 and a 1986 Ford RS200 Evolution, all of them in their original and unmolested, factory-built glory and offered by Bonham’s without reserve.