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BMW Introduces Concept 8 Series Coupe at werd.com

BMW Introduces Concept 8 Series Coupe

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Unveiled this week at the Concorso de Eleganza in Lake Como, Italy, BMW’s all-new Concept 8 Series, showcased in the forthcoming coupe, reveals a completely new silhouette, angular, athletic, and refined. It still looks like a Beemer but overall, the design language is evolved. The rear-wheel drive coupe will be available in 2018.

A Custom BMW R nineT Scrambler by JvB-Moto at werd.com

A Custom BMW R nineT Scrambler by JvB-Moto

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Two of Germany’s finest exports, designer Jens vom Brauck of JvB-Moto & BMW Motorrad joined forces to create a very special custom, this BMW R nineT Scrambler. JvB completely transformed the bike into a slim scrambler built around a beefy 1200 powerplant, stripping away bodywork and replacing all non-essentials for a streamlined & fully custom look. Unfortunately for you, it’s a one-off design. via

The Knobbly Sports Racer is the First Road-Legal Roadster from Lister at werd.com

The Knobbly Sports Racer is the First Road-Legal Roadster from Lister

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With its classic British motorsport styling, Lister’s Knobbly Sports Racer is a truly bespoke roadster, featuring a completely handmade body and powered by an aluminum Jaguar 3.8-liter six married to a 4-speed gearbox. The motors are built using new re-manufactured parts and cranked up to produce 330 BHP with a top speed of 180MPH. The Knobbly is Lister’s first fully road-legal vehicle. Let’s hope more models will follow. Production is due to begin in September 2017, with customer deliveries planned for June 2018.

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane—Nope, it’s the Kitty Hawk Flyer at werd.com

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane—Nope, it’s the Kitty Hawk Flyer

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Created by Google co-founder Larry Page, the forthcoming Kitty Hawk Flyer is an all-electric aerial vehicle designed to fly over water. It requires no pilot’s license just bravado, a helmet, and maybe some life insurance, too. You can apparently learn to fly it in just minutes but when it goes on sale at the end of 2017, the design will look different than the prototype in this video. No word yet on pricing.

HJC Introduces Boba Fett & Kylo Ren Motorcycle Helmets at werd.com

HJC Introduces Boba Fett & Kylo Ren Motorcycle Helmets

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The RPHA11 motorcycle helmet from HJC is now available with Star Wars-inspired paint jobs featuring Kylo Ren & Boba Fett. These DOT-approved high performance helmets are packed with HJC’s best features including fog-resistant visor lenses and Advanced Channeling Ventilation System (ACVS) that improves airflow and releases humidity through vents in the back of the helmet.

Pirelli P Zero Tires Deliver Colorful Custom Style & App-Driven Performance Data at werd.com

Pirelli P Zero Tires Deliver Colorful Custom Style & App-Driven Performance Data

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Customize your ride with Pirelli’s latest tire technology, their new Formula One-inspired P Zero high-performance tires that feature bright colored sidewalls & graphics that will never fade. Choose red, yellow, silver or white. These tires also feature the new Connesso chip, which measures tire pressure, tire temperature, vertical load, wear, and kilometers driven per tire with all the data sent directly to the driver’s smartphone.

The M4 CS is BMW’s Latest Limited Edition Coupe at werd.com

The M4 CS is BMW’s Latest Limited Edition Coupe

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BMW has created a sporty new variant of their M4 Coupe. The limited-edition M4 CS. With an increase of 10 horsepower over the standard M4, the CS inline turbocharged 6-cylinder snaps from 0-60 in 3.9 seconds with a top speed of 174 MPH. It features Adaptive M suspension, Alcantara seats & door panels, and to shave pounds, a lightweight roof made of carbon-fiber reinforced plastic.

Mercedes Unveils the Upgraded & Updated 2018 S-Class Sedan at werd.com

Mercedes Unveils the Upgraded & Updated 2018 S-Class Sedan

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Officially unveiled this week at the Shanghai Auto Show, the updated Mercedes S Class sedan is fresh. It got a full interior redesign similar to new E-Class models that features two widescreen displays & massaging seats. The exterior got a new grill and rear fascia & bumper as well as new LED taillights. Push-button cylinder deactivation improves fuel economy and the new autonomous driving mode is more accurate & reliable than ever. The new Mercedes-Benz S-Class is expected to arrive in the United States this fall.

BrakeFree is the Smart Brake Light for Motorcyclists at werd.com

BrakeFree is the Smart Brake Light for Motorcyclists

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BrakeFree is an ultra-bright smart LED brake light that mounts onto the back of your helmet and has built-in sensors that automatically light up to let other drivers know whenever you’re braking, engine braking, or downshifting. Unlike your bike’s taillight, BrakeFree is at eye level, so it’s easier to see. It’s an additional safety feature—motorcyclists need those—and it requires no wired installation or connected apps. A funded Indiegogo.

The Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Makes Other Muscle Cars Look Weak at werd.com

The Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Makes Other Muscle Cars Look Weak

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With the most powerful V8 ever put into a production car,  the forthcoming Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is supercharged drag racer that generates a neck-snapping 840 horsepower, making it a straight-line monster. So fast the NHRA banned it from competition. It’s a speeding ticket waiting to happen, if they can catch you. The Demon tears off the line going from zero to 60 in 2.3 seconds pulling 1.8 G’s (neck-snap) and posts a quarter-mile drag time of 9.65 seconds at over 140 MPH.

Jeep Announces the 707-Horsepower Grand Cherokee Trackhawk at werd.com

Jeep Announces the 707-Horsepower Grand Cherokee Trackhawk

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If you ever pondered the possibilities of going full Frankenstein & merging a Jeep with a muscle car, the forthcoming Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is that monster come to life. It’s Jeep’s top-of-the-line sport utility fitted with a 707-horsepower, 6.2-liter supercharged V8 powerplant capable of 0-60 mph in just 3.5 seconds and a top speed of 180MPH.

Infiniti’s New QX80 Monograph is a Jumbo SUV with a Floating Roof at werd.com

Infiniti’s New QX80 Monograph is a Jumbo SUV with a Floating Roof

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Due to be unveiled at the New York International Motor Show this week, Infinity’s re-designed flagship SUV, the 2018 QX80 Monograph features a new Rover-esque “floating roof” design achieved by a combination of blacking out the A-Pillars & dark tint on the glass. Few other details on this luxury Super-Size SUV are available until it rolls out under the lights this week at the Javits Center in NYC.

David Brown Makes the Original Mini Cooper Cooler Than Ever at werd.com

David Brown Makes the Original Mini Cooper Cooler Than Ever

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Modern Mini Coopers are cool but there’s no substitute for the ultra-compact original. And now David Brown Automotive is making them better that ever: completely customized and cleaned-up the classic silhouettes, reworking the original drivetrain to thoroughly modern standards as well as building them out with properly luxurious interiors. In terms of power & performance, they are up to 50% more powerful & feature new custom-crafted gearboxes, disc brakes & everything else you can imagine.

This Camper Feels Like a Luxury Hotel Suite at werd.com

This Camper Feels Like a Luxury Hotel Suite

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The Tremor from Lotus Caravans is a top-of-the-line luxury compact camper loaded with premium features like German composite paneling on the exterior and Control Ride independent suspension underneath as well as a solar-powered electrical system. Interiors are fully customizable with options like Laminex Diamond Glass bench tops, recessed LED lighting, refrigerator, stainless gas stovetop & oven, washing machine, bathroom, shower & more.