Car nerds are calling it a Tesla killer. Porsche calls it the Mission E Concept, an 800-volt luxury sedan with a 310-mile range that Porsche claims can re-charge to 80% in just 15 minutes. Aside from its sculptural good looks and efficiency, its 0-62MPH in 3.5 will help you remember that deep-down it’s still a Porsche; that is, if they actually make the car.
Timberland realized that we do a lot more driving than we do walking, so they partnered up to create American-made tires for your truck and SUV. Timberland Tires are available now in a growing range of popular sizes. Timberland also plans to recycle these tires into footwear outsoles once you’re done driving on them.
The Dawn convertible draws inspiration from the luxury land yachts of yore but features an all-new design. Borrowing looks but not body panels from the Wraith & Ghost models, the Dawn is wide, low & got a toned-down front grill & a stronger chin. Under the hood: a 563 horsepower V12.
Aggressively passing Porsche’s Cayenne Turbo S as the fastest SUV on the planet comes the new 600 horsepower ultra-luxury Bentley Bentayga. Off-road worthy? Supposedly. But there is definitely a refrigerator in the trunk.
For 2017, the Porsche 911 Carrera will for the first time, feature a turbocharged engine. The new 3-liter flat-six delivers 370 horses— 20 more than the 2015 model. This new motor also uses 12% less fuel.
Colorado-based Vintage Overland specializes in hand-built teardrop camper trailers. Built for rugged, off-road missions, they offer sleeping for two with a classic hatchback galley in the rear. You won’t be roughing it: Hardwood interiors, LED lighting, & memory foam mattresses. 3 models are available.
The release of the new Bond film Spectre will also see the unveiling of the new Bond car, the Aston Martin DB10. With that release still a few months off, Aston Martin has created a limited “Bond Edition” with their potent V12 DB9. Only 150 of these Spectre silver coupes will be made.
The 2016 Softail Slim S brings a factory-built 110 c.i. Screaming Eagle motor & a range of Harley’s CVO (Custom Vehicle Operations) upgrades to a Dyna you can buy right off the showroom floor. The Slim S features a blacked-out motor & drivetrain, slash cut over/under exhaust, and a custom military-style paint scheme.
Mercedes hasn’t made a big-body convertible since 1971 but that all changes with the forthcoming 2017 S-Class Cabriolet, a full-size luxury drop top that harkens back to Mercedes’ classic convertibles of the 60s. This new S-class will be unveiled Sept 15th at the Frankfurt Auto Show where full details & features will be rolled out.
This is a motorized 2-wheeled vehicle but that’s where the traditional definition of “motorcycle” ends for the Confederate P51 Combat Fighter; which is not a combat fighter at all but a handmade and aggressively futuristic looking cruiser. Its drag racing derived, aerospace inspired chassis is built-out with a proprietary suspension system & wheels. Powered by a 200 horsepower 100% CNC machined aerospace grade 6061-T6 billet aluminum motor.