The father and son team who developed the Voyage-Air foldable neck guitar have now teamed up with the iconic Fender guitar brand to produce their classic Dreadnought acoustic with their travel-friendly design & it fits perfectly into their carry-on approved backpack.
In the same way that cyclocross diversifies the cycling experience by taking riders off idiot-filled roads & into the dirt, all-terrain motorcycles can do the same. And if more builders start doing conversions like this dirt-slinging 1199 Panigale S from Portland Ducati dealer MotoCorsa, the woods could soon be filled with the sweet music of Italian exhausts. via
Instead of just being a consumer, this build-your-own boat kit will also make you into a “maker.” In a mere 100-hours of your free time you can build this wooden rowboat from the ground up. The DIY kit from Balmain Boats includes everything you need except the initiative.
Right now, America’s most wanted actually comes from Italy. And this is it: the 2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera. The superbike of superbikes. At 200 horsepower, it’s Ducati’s most powerful & boasts the best power-to-weight ratio of any production bike ever built. They’re only making 500 & 75% of those are already sold. Move fast.
More than half of the new Lamborghini’s sold each year end up totaled within 3 months. Just made that up. But not this: Lamborghini’s newest car, the Veneno will soon be the hottest rap video rental vehicle in the luxury lot. It looks like a small, carbon-fiber spacecraft that’s packing a 750-horse v12 powerplant and an open-air cockpit.
Erik Buell is a legend when it comes to American sportbike manufacturing. His latest, the 1190RX is the flagship machine for his independent company EBR. The bike packs a 1,190cc liquid-cooled, four-stroke V-Twin with a 6-speed tranny. It’s the first new Buell bike to hit the streets in years & it looks like a solid comeback.
December 1st is the drop date for Sony’s highly anticipated new 24.3-megapixel A7. It will be the lightest interchangeable lens camera with a full-frame optical sensor on the market. First shipments are already projected to sell out.
With the combination of rising seas and a hurricane season that grows by about a week each year, the arrival of this affordably-priced retro-style 900cc Sea-Doo could not have come at a better time. Lightweight and easy to drive, it will be a perfect coastal escape vehicle for the next superstorm.
If you’ve been sporting perma-wood since the release of the 2nd generation Nest learning thermostat, this new smart device will probably send you into convulsions. Monsieur is a robotic bartender that will learn to make thousands of drinks and pour them with the press of a button. The touchscreen even lets you turn it up to “boss” level for a heavier pour.
This is not your average foosball table. Not at all. It’s made with reclaimed wood and industrial metal parts salvaged from historical buildings in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The look is antique but the handmade design is all brand new.