Based on the 4 thousand-year old Inuit kayak design, the O Six Hundred kayak is a self-build 30-piece kit made with CNC-cut pine marine ply & cedar that all snaps together. The 13-foot hull is covered in a tough translucent carbon fabric that you stretch over it. Weight: a mere 22 pounds.
San Francisco-based Bolt has created a new eco-friendly motorcycle with the light, nimble look of a moped. The M-1 is 100% electric & drives in 2 modes: In Sport mode, it reaches up to 40mph across a 30 mile range. In Economy mode, it’ll go 20 mph across 50 miles. It’s also fully connected to your smartphone.
TetraPOD is an enclosed trailer that converts into a boat. Offered in both on & off road models, it can be towed behind your car or ATV for everything from backyard hauling & gear transport to bass fishing. Opened up, it’s an 11-foot john boat made of molded plastic; the clamshell design quickly converts from trailer to boat mode.
After acquiring Brammo Motorcycles, Victory has just unveiled the Empulse TT, an updated & re-badged version of the Brammo Empulse. This new 54-horsepower electric bike can hit over 100 MPH and goes 140 miles on a charge.
12 years after retiring the iconic XRV750 Africa Twin, the bike that basically created the “adventure bike” category, Honda is finally bringing it back for 2016 as the CRF1000L. Proven to be one of the most reliable off-road machines ever made, the new Africa Twin features a 6-speed 998cc parallel twin & is outfitted with a full array of updated performance features. via
The new XSR700 is Yamaha’s answer to the Ducati Scrambler; a versatile, parallel-twin roadster that blends old school styling, like the single round head & tail lamps, with modern tech & performance.
Ford is calling the 2016 F-150 Limited a truck that could substitute for a higher end German sedan. It’s Mojave leather everywhere, massaging seats, eucalyptus wood grain, & 360º driver-assist cameras. And yet still an actual truck; powered by a 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 with 365 horsepower & 420 pound-feet of torque.
What started life as an old Yamaha XS650 was transformed by Italy’s Auto Fabrica into a low, sleek, minimalist machine featuring a swooping, hand-shaped exhaust and custom gas tank along with a totally rebuilt, raked, and lowered frame.
Winner of the FIA World Car Championships in 1965 in its debut, the Shelby Daytona Cobra turns 50 this year, and to celebrate, Shelby is building 50 of these classic racecars in aluminum. These limited edition Cobras will feature updated safety features but maintain many old-school details of the era.
The retro teardrop camper revival is in full swing. This one is the lightweight Gidget camper; it was designed and tested in Australia and features an expandable slide-out design for amenities like a Queen-size bed, a spacious, pop-up rear galley, & a 110-watt solar power system.