Why dump cash into bolt-on performance upgrades and cheap body kits for your Civic or Subaru when you can buy a car that does a hundred MPH right out of the wrapper? We wonder. Traxxas’ high performance XO-1 model is the fastest 1/7th scale RC car out there, it hits 100 in under 5 seconds. No modifications needed.
In addition to the safety of a full head-to-toe leather motorcycling suit, the officially-licensed Stormtrooper and Shadowtrooper suits from Hollywood replica-masters Universal Design, will also serve as a prize-winning Halloween costume for the rest of your life.
Pac-Man, Galaga, Donkey Kong. No, these are not pornos, they’re the names of vintage video games. These three and nearly 100 other games are loaded into this arcade game table. When it’s not transporting you back to your glory days of early 80s joysticking, it doubles a coffee table.
Winter is the perfect season for a trip to the warmth and sunshine of L.A.’s celebrity beachside hideaway of Malibu. And now that you can rent Pam Anderson’s villa on the sand, you can see it like only the superstars do. As long as Tommy Lee doesn’t show up looking to take your lady for a boat ride, it should be an incredible luxury getaway.
The Russian Ural is a long-standing cult classic. This heritage bike brand continues to turn out new versions of their M-70, a WW2-era sidecar model, which was a knock-off of the German BMW R71. This 2011 model blends classic styling with some modern upgrades that make it a legit daily driver. Source
Most of us don’t want our home to look like a bar but if it felt like a bar, that would be cool, right? A handmade Italian glass and stainless foosball table from Teckell will do it. You’ll easily be able to maintain your home’s formal setting while opening it up to some good old-fashioned beer hall foos.
See Colombia like a kingpin. No bodyguards needed. Excursionist offers a unique two-week tour focused on Colombia’s top exports: coffee, coca, and gold. From your luxury houseboat on the reefs you can speed ashore to visit Pablo Escobar’s family, tour jungle coffee groves, and view one of the largest gold collections in the world.
WiiFit totally sucks. If you want some in-home simulation that’s also guaranteed to provide some stimulation, this flight simulator could be just the thing. It’s the real deal, an enclosed, fully-equipped sim unit with controls that can be modeled after the Cessna 172, Piper Seneca, or Mooney Bravo. Acceleration, braking, turbulence and all the other features of real flight are driven by a PC control system that is fully customizable. Price tag, sixty grand. Source
Nobody including yourself should care that you’re never going to use Tag’s latest innovation, the first-ever 1/100th-of-a-second display. It is, however, a reason (as if you needed one) to buy that new TH chronograph.
On the outside, the 2013 Shelby GT500 looks only slightly updated. It’s got that familiar steroid-pumped muscularity but where the real upgrades have been made are in performance. You can look up the whole spec sheet but we just want to inform you this thing will do 200 miles per hour off the lot. Ponder that number for a moment.