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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.

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.