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Lilium Jet at werd.com

Lilium Jet

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Lilium is the world’s first electric-powered jet that takes off and lands vertically. The sleek 2-passenger craft cruises at 180 MPH with a max speed of 250MPH. The flight range is 300 miles. You’ll need a sport pilot’s license to fly one but the fully computer-assisted control system makes it easy. You hope. Available January 2018.

2017 Maserati Quattroporte at werd.com

2017 Maserati Quattroporte

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The most obvious updates to the 2017 Maserati Quattroporte are the nosejob and the fresh grill. The flagship four-door also got a boost in power: new top speeds of 192 mph for the GTS model and 177 mph for both the V6-powered S and S Q4. Luxury options abound, like an Ermenegildo Zegna Edition interior & GranSport trim packages.

Venier Customs Moto Guzzi V7 at werd.com

Venier Customs Moto Guzzi V7

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Brooklyn-based custom bike builder Stefano Venier turned his hand to Moto Guzzi’s popular modern classic, the V7. His subtle but stunning re-do cleaned up the clunkier bits of this Italian 750. His tweaks included new aluminum bodywork, an elongated tank and seat, as well as a shaved rear fender with a stealth, integrated LED tail light. Fresh rubber & new forks, plus a bit of blacking-out here & there. via

2017 Audi A5 Coupe at werd.com

2017 Audi A5 Coupe

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The 2017 Audi A5 sports coupe is lighter, faster & more fuel efficient than earlier models thanks to 132 pounds trimmed from the body and a new 354 horsepower turbocharged V6 powerplant that promises 32.2 MPGs.

2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo at werd.com

2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo

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The 2017 GT-R Nismo from Nissan is a supercar in every sense of the word. Powered by a 3.8-liter, twin-turbocharged V-6 that churns out 600 horsepower & 481 pound-feet of torque, the all-wheel drive street racer features a dual-clutch 6-speed manual transmission & adaptive suspension. The interior is just as sporty with Recaro leather race seats & a carbon fiber clad console.

Base Camp Trailer at werd.com

Base Camp Trailer

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Designed and built in Utah, the Base Camp Trailer looks like the ultimate bug-out rig for the modern escape artist. This off-road ready camper is built to be custom configured with all sorts of options to make it work for you: roll-out kitchen, rooftop-tent, gun box, firewood box, solar panels and anything else you might need for your adventure exit plan. via

FenSens Wireless Parking Sensor at werd.com

FenSens Wireless Parking Sensor

Posted in Gadgets and Rides and Tech

Collision warning systems are standard equipment on the latest European luxury cars but if you happen to drive something else, The FenSens Fender Defender is a much more affordable way to add this tech upgrade to your car. It mounts like a license plate frame and communicates with an iOS/Android app to warn you of impending collision by alerting you with visible & audio warnings.

BMW Motorrad R5 Hommage at werd.com

BMW Motorrad R5 Hommage

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To celebrate the 80th anniversary of a certified classic, BMW Motorrad has created a beautiful homage concept bike that captures the look of the 1936 R5 by blending old-school engineering with modern technology.

Timblerleaf Trailer at werd.com

Timblerleaf Trailer

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The appeal of the teardrop camper is that they’re light weight and easy to tow with just about any vehicle. Denver’s Timberleaf hand-builds their teardrops to order, with loads of options from comforts in the cabin like a memory foam mattress & air conditioning to custom kitchen accessories for the rear galley constructed of baltic birch.

Jamesville’s Harley FX Shovelhead Cafe Racer at werd.com

Jamesville’s Harley FX Shovelhead Cafe Racer

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A bobbed and cafe’d full-size Harley is unfortunately a pretty rare sight. Especially one as properly proportioned as this FX Super-Glide built by James Roper-Caldbeck. Stripped down, lowered, fitted with a custom mini-fairing, exhaust and tail section, along with a power-boosting Super Stock ignition system, he finished the 80s-inspired build with a sporty black/silver/red paint scheme. via

Diamond Atelier Mark II at werd.com

Diamond Atelier Mark II

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Munich’s Diamond Atelier is a custom garage specializing in low, lean, no BS builds. Their limited edition Mark II series is based on a BMW 2-valve Monolever generation bike with either an 800 or 1000cc motor. Then comes frame mods, a custom fabbed tail section, lower forks, and loads of other style & performance options. Only 10 Mark II bikes will be made.

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Desert at werd.com

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Desert

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The High Desert special edition package for Chevy’s Silverado 1500 offers a trunk-like storage system in the bed with compartments you can move & configure to suit your needs. A hard tonneau cover is also integrated into the design as well as sail-shaped panels and roll bar-like trim behind the cab;  recalling the now discontinued Avalanche.

Donkervoort D8 GTO-RS at werd.com

Donkervoort D8 GTO-RS

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Custom car-maker Donkervoort made its mark in the early 2000s when it set the lap record at the renowned Nürburgring. The record-breaking D8 GTO-RS is back for 2016/7 with an overhauled body design and performance package. Powered by an Audi 2.5L R5 TFSI, the new street-legal D8 becomes the fastest, lightest Donkervoort yet. Limited edition of 40 cars.

GoBoat at werd.com

GoBoat

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With a highly portable design that uses a large tire inner-tube, the GoBoat sets up & breaks down in a matter of minutes to fit in the trunk of your car. Pump it up with the included foot-pump, clamp on an electric trolling motor, & you’ve got a versatile, stable watercraft that will get you out there for duck hunting, fishing, or just having fun.

Onyx Blade by Rough Crafts at werd.com

Onyx Blade by Rough Crafts

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With its sporty 689cc parallel twin, Yamaha’s FZ-07 makes a versatile platform for customization. Taipei’s Rough Crafts workshop took it to the limit with their muscular, matte-grey Onyx Blade. A completely custom-built tank, tail & front end section, new adjustable front shocks & stacks of other custom bits turned a stock, mid-weight street bike into a mean, traffic dodging machine. via