Summertime is taco time & while some may feel that the addition of a grapefruit & pomegranate salsa would nullify any recipe for Baja Fish Tacos, we think it’s great compliment to the flavors of deep-fried fish, fresh corn tortillas and of course the beer you’ll wash them down with.
The Trident Iceni is British. It’s the world’s fastest and most fuel-efficient diesel sports car. 395 horsepower, 700 pound-feet of torque and a top speed of 190 MPH. And with the optional Trackpack performance upgrade, the Iceni is even more powerful than a Corvette Z06. It will run for 2000 miles on a single tank of diesel. Or BioDiesel. It will be available in the U.S. early 2015.
When you go camping you need to bring the good pot. And this big 4.7 liter Halulite pot from GSI Outdoors is chronic. Dual locking handles, a strainer integrated into the aluminum lid, & it even has silicone thumb pads to keep you from getting burnt.
Awhile back we featured The Filmography Of Cars—a poster from artist Catherine Lavery featuring iconic movie cars. Now she’s created another: The 24” X 36” Filmography of Aircraft poster features 100 intricately detailed illustrations of iconic aircraft covering 100 years of aviation.
Sorry, the Craft Brewer system from BKON does not make craft beer in 60-seconds. It actually makes tea, coffee, and even cocktails using Reverse Atmospheric Infusion to extract complex flavors from your favorite coffees, teas, & fruits, delivering a high-tech yet somehow “crafted” beverage in just 1 minute. Albeit, a very expensive 1 minute.
High-end British audio specialist Naim builds sound systems for Bentley and also for your home. Their wireless streaming Muso system offers class-leading sound quality using 6 speakers & 6 75-watt amps, one for each driver. A 32-bit signal processor splits the music up & sends it to the best driver based on frequency for optimal quality and fidelity. The unit itself is made from a single block of aluminum. Available September 2014.
We’ve got no heroes now. That’s why we’re still reading about the life of late, great astronaut and American icon Neil Armstrong. This new book is based on 50 years of conversations between Armstrong and the author, candidly covering everything from his time in the wars, to space walks to his lifelong love of flight.
The Dutch design pros at Eva Solo make good-looking, functional products. Like the ‘To Go Grill’: Taking it to the tailgate, beach, or camping is easy. All the pieces stack together for portability plus it has a strap that holds everything in place for transport. Just throw it in the trunk & go.
If you’re a side-sleeper, Nemo’s new spoon-shaped sleeping bag is going to make camping a lot more comfortable. Its hourglass shape flares out at the knees & elbows making it easier to find your most natural sleeping position. Rated for 30º it uses 15 ounces of 700-DownTek water-repellent down, keeping it warm & dry yet light.
This is an exemplary all-in-one camp kitchen tool. The 941 Travelmate knife has a nearly 5-inch blade for slicing, chopping & spreading that’s stored in a sheath holding an integrated fork, bottle opener, can opener, & screwdriver. Made in the USA.