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Aston Martin Introduces Its First Electric: The Rapide E at werd.com

Aston Martin Introduces Its First Electric: The Rapide E

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

Based on the original Rapide super-sedan, Aston Martin’s forthcoming Rapide E will be the automaker’s first-ever all-electric vehicle. The combination of a center-mounted 65.0-kWh battery pack and two rear-mounted electric motors generate 602 horsepower and 701 lb-ft of torque. That translates to a top-speed of 155MPH and a range of roughly 200 miles. Only 155 of these hand-built supercars will be produced.

Aston Martin Unveils Its First 2-Wheeler at werd.com

Aston Martin Unveils Its First 2-Wheeler

Posted in Automotive and Motorcycles

As the first motorcycle to ever wear the iconic Aston Martin wings, the limited-edition AMB 001 was literally years in the making. Through a partnership with Brough Superior, this unbelievable bike is now hitting the road & it’s nothing short of automotive artwork. Powered by a nearly 1000cc 8-valve V-twin fitted with a variable geometry turbocharger, it features a carbon fiber body, a double wishbone front fork, and an exhaust made of Inconel alloy. Only 100 will be produced.

Aston Martin Rolls Out Roofless V12 Speedster at werd.com

Aston Martin Rolls Out Roofless V12 Speedster

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

Aston Martin’s 2021 V12 Speedster is the latest in the marquee’s recent run of uniquely badass limited-run cars. With no roof and no windshield, the 700-horsepower twin-turbo’d Speedster is anything but ordinary. Inside & out carbon fiber is used to reduce weight, while its luxury interior is marked by leather & aviation-inspired details. Which fits, because 186MPH with no windshield will definitely feel like flying.

Yes, An Aston Martin Motorcycle at werd.com

Yes, An Aston Martin Motorcycle

Posted in Automotive and Motorcycles

With this post we send our sincerest condolences out to all the motorcycle makers who think they make cool bikes. With the AMB 001, Aston Martin just unveiled its first foray into 2-wheel design. The sculptural, retro-futuristic styling is backed by an equally epic V-twin turbocharged engine  built through a partnership with Brough Superior Motorcycles; it cranks out 180 horsepower. Only 100 of these beauties will be made, act fast.

Racing Heroes CMC Models at werd.com

Racing Heroes CMC Models

Posted in Gear for Men

Super-detailed and accurate, Racing Heroes’ 1:18th scale models of iconic classic racecars feature 1000-2000 individual parts using premium materials like metal, leather & real rubber tires. Choose from dozens of vehicles, including Ferrari, Bugatti, Porsche, Maserati, Aston Martin & more.

Christopher Ward Limited Edition C9 DB4 1 VEV at werd.com

Christopher Ward Limited Edition C9 DB4 1 VEV

British watchmaker Christopher Ward took a truly rare & iconic classic—the Aston Martin DB4 Zagato as its inspiration for the Limited Edition C9 DB4 1 VEV automatic. The dials on the 43mm case draw from the style of the car’s gauges & the case back features an aluminum steering wheel-shaped cutaway and engraved “engine” numbers. Just 19 of these watches will be made.

Made Men: The Story of Goodfellas at werd.com

Made Men: The Story of Goodfellas

This is the story of what many call the greatest mob movie ever made. Marking the 30th anniversary of the film’s release, this book takes readers behind-the-scenes of the Scorcese masterpiece. Film critic Glenn Kenny creates an intriguing chronicle of the making and afterlife of the film that introduced America to the real modern gangster—brutal, ruthless, yet darkly appealing. The book features interviews with the film’s major players, including Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro.

Rolling Stone 50 Years of Covers: A History of the Most Influential Magazine in Pop Culture at werd.com

Rolling Stone 50 Years of Covers: A History of the Most Influential Magazine in Pop Culture

When it came to pop culture, Rolling Stone had its fingers on the pulse for more than 50 years and landing on its cover was proof positive that you were a star. From John Lennon, Bob Dylan, Axl Rose, Madonna, Nirvana to Steve Martin, Rihanna, Adele, Radiohead, and Barack Obama, this book is packed with cover shots as well as photographer insights, outtakes, and excerpts from the issues.

<i>Rocket Men</i> Chronicles Man’s First Journey to the Moon at werd.com

Rocket Men Chronicles Man’s First Journey to the Moon

Researched and written by New York Times bestselling author of Shadow Divers, Rocket Men is the riveting inside story of the Apollo 8 moon mission— the boldest, riskiest test of America’s greatness amid the pressures of 1968—the year of the Tet Offensive, the assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert Kennedy, the riots at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago, and the feverish space race with the USSR. This book follows the three heroic astronauts who took on the challenge of mankind’s historic first mission to the Moon.

Wild and Crazy Guys: How the Comedy Mavericks of the ’80s Changed Hollywood Forever at werd.com

Wild and Crazy Guys: How the Comedy Mavericks of the ’80s Changed Hollywood Forever

Featuring comedy giants Bill Murray, Steve Martin, Chevy Chase, John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, and Eddie Murphy, Wild And Crazy Guys takes readers on a trip through the buzzing 1980s & behind the scenes of movies like National Lampoon’s Vacation, Beverly Hills Cop, The Blues Brothers, Animal House, Caddyshack, Ghostbusters, and more, sharing stories of the iconic funnymen who ruled ’80s Hollywood.

The Irishman: The Making Of The Movie at werd.com

The Irishman: The Making Of The Movie

Nobody does a better glossy coffee table book than Assouline, making it the perfect publisher for this photo book celebrating Martin Scorcese’s latest cinematic classic, The Irishman. Featuring on-set photos and portraits by Brigitte Lacombe, unit photography by Niko Tavernise and a text by film critic Tom Shone, this stunning monograph takes readers behind the scenes of the master’s new mobster classic.