Proof that Aston Martin made the 2017 V12 Vantage S for driving enthusiasts and not wannabe auto-pilots: a manual transmission. More specifically: A 7-speed short shifter with a dog-leg first gear, a racing-style configuration that puts gears 2-7 into a quick shifting H pattern. Only 100 of these high performance tire-burners will be imported to the USA.
For advanced culinary creations, perfect & perfectly consistent temperatures are crucial. And that’s precisely what The Control° Freak induction cooking system delivers. This system is the first of its kind to accurately measure, set and hold 397 cooking temperatures from 86°-482°F.
At 10.4mm thin, HP’s new Spectre notebook computer is the slimmest ever created. That even beats out Apple’s newest MacBook. An aluminum, carbon fiber, and copper construction paired with a speedy Core i5 or Core i7 processor helps blend form with function in what is arguably the most beautiful laptop available. PC makers obviously aren’t giving up on the laptop market. They are being forced to build eye-catching, powerful devices to compete with mobile.
The popularity of Casio’s G-Shock watches is undeniable. And their reputation is built on being basically bombproof and exceptionally functional. Their new 55mm MR-G Limited Edition ‘Hammer Tone’ model adds refinement and premium Japanese metal materials to the battle-proven, GPS-enabled & waterproof design. Available July 2016.
Tesla just unveiled their vehicle for the masses. The all-electric Model 3 is an affordable 4-door, 5-passenger sedan that looks like a slightly smaller Model S. It’s got a range of 215 miles and silently snaps from 0-60 in under 6 seconds. A 15-inch touchscreen display & Autopilot hardware come standard & the car is available in both a rear-wheel & dual motor AWD version. 130,000 pre-orders have already been placed.
There’s a lot going on in Sony’s latest iteration of the RX10. It still gives you 960 fps, 1080p super slo-mo, 30 fps 4K filming and 20 megapixel stills at 14 fps. The big upgrade to the new model is the giant zoom lens: an f2.4, 24-600mm that will make footage from your nosebleed seats look like you were front row on the floor.
This latest version of the SkyRunner can be transformed from an all-terrain vehicle to a lightweight sports aircraft in a matter of minutes. Picture it: one minute you’re ripping down the trail kicking up dirt, then next, you’re flying it over the river at 55 mph to the other side. Or climbing up to 10,000 feet elevation and flying home instead of driving.
TUDOR Watches is the sister brand of Rolex; utilizing primarily Rolex materials and designs. They’ve just introduced a new blacked-out version of their popular Black Bay model. The PVD treated matte-black 41mm steel case features the MT5602 movement, Tudor’s first ever mechanical movement made in-house.
Oklahoma-based Classic Recreations builds iconic classic cars with modern power & performance. Their Shelby GT500 takes the ’67 Shelby Mustang and re-loads it with a race-tuned 790HP engine, rack & pinion steering, and a full array of Shelby performance parts as well as correct Shelby interior details.
A low-key, understated Rolex. Now that’s definitely something new. The Oyster Perpetual Explorer chrono with Chromalight display features a black 904L steel case, a scratch-proof sapphire crystal, and luminescent display that glows blue and is easily legible in all environments. It is powered by the renowned calibre 3132 perpetual mechanical movement.