Elliot Whittaker

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Floating Record Vertical Turntable

If you're into vinyl, odds are you're proud of your collection. The Floating Record Vertical Turntable gives you the chance to show it off like never …

Spyderco Bug Knife

It's a good thing the Spyderco Bug Knife has a lanyard hole that's large enough for a key ring, because you're going to want it attached to something …

When Motorcycle Boots Don't Look Like Motorcycle Boots

Any rider who's serious about safety gear usually ends up decked out like a stormtrooper. The look is technical and menacing (great for impersonating your favorite MotoGP star), but not always conducive to walking into coffee shops or mingling with the non-riding general populace.<p>Thanks to modern …

Lightmode Motorcycle Helmets

In case you didn't know it, there's a direct correlation between the visibility of a motorcyclist's helmet and their safety. Now you can give …

Quick exercises to build your strength for cycling

Injury can crush the best-laid cycling plans. Missing out on an event you’ve been building towards for several months can be a crushing blow. No one …

Z.A.P.S. Survival Grenade

No, it's not a real grenade — instead, the Marine-designed, USA-made Z.A.P.S. Survival Grenade is a compact, waterproofed kit designed to keep you …

Survival Bike: Black Ops combines a moped and end of the world arsenal

We’ve seen big trucks decked out for the ever-anticipated apocalypse, but if you’re looking for something a bit smaller and easier on gas, Motopeds …

Shotgun Flower Shell

Remember the hippies who placed flowers into the barrels of National Guardsmen's rifles in protest of the Vietnam War? Well, the Shotgun Flower Shell …

Baladeo Le Retro Knife

With a design that originated in north-central France in the 1950s, the Baladeo Le Retro Knife offers a great mix of style and utility. Two blades, a …

Tornado Ejector Seat

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Design<br>• Engineering<br>• Home<br>• Luxury<br>• Planes<p>You’re looking at a bespoke, reclaimed Tornado ejector seat that’s been rebuilt into a …

Bear Grylls Mountain Pack

Bear Grylls, the ultimate survivalist has recently teamed up with renowned outdoor gear manufacturers Gerber for a series of survival products. And …

Man Crates

Man Crates deliver some awesome and original gifts for men, kind of like flower bouquets but for guys. The gifts are delivered in a army-style wooden …

Supermarine Spitfire Blueprints

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Art<br>• British<br>• Design<br>• Engineering<br>• Planes<p>The beautiful Supermarine Spitfire blueprints you see here are made using the old …

Abyss Table

The word "abyss" can certainly bring along some negative connotations, but one look at the Abyss Table will have you thinking about another word: …

Supersonic Jet-Maker's Windowless Cabin Previews Our Autonomous-Car Future

Windows—can’t live with ’em, can’t live without ’em. Or can we? Spike Aerospace, a company behind the upcoming S-512 supersonic business jet, thinks it can pitch the apertures altogether using giant screens and cameras. Spike’s looking for ways to simplify, lighten, and strengthen its speedy jet, …

Could The Obscenely Powerful Koenigsegg One:1 Be The World's Fastest Production Car?

Electric cars and autonomous driving might grab headlines, but 2014 is shaping up to be the year of the supercar—or, as obscure Swedish automaker Koenigsegg calls it, the “mega car.”<p>That’s how it refers to the new Koenigsegg One:1, debuting at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show.<p>Previous Koenigseggs, such …

Guy builds insane 12-rotor Wankel engine in his garage

It doesn't matter what kind of motor you've put together in your garage. This guy wins.<p>How many rotors is too many rotors? If you're Tyson Garvin, the number is somewhere north of 12. Garvin is an endurance powerboat racer who has twice set the record for the run from New York City to Bermuda, and …

Lamborghini Huracan LP610-4

The 51 Coolest Trucks Of All Time

Theres just something we all like about a pickup, man.<p>There's just something we all like about a pickup, man.<p><i>[Editor's Note: Our list is not ranked from 51 to 1. These are just our favorite trucks.]</i>

The Germans Have Figured Out How to 3-D Print Cars

Author: Alexander George. Alexander George Gear<p>Date of Publication: 03.19.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>The assembly line isn’t going away, …

Inkas Armored Vehicles

When most people think of armored vehicles, they generally think of Suburbans, Cadillacs, and other roomy, luxurious cars. And while those are …

Special Edition Venom GT, Porsche 911 Facelift, Mercedes AMG GT: Today’s Car News

Texan tuner Hennessey has unveiled a special edition version of its 270.4-mph Venom GT. The car is priced at $1.25 million and is already sold …

Craigslist Crapshoot

<i>Welcome to Craigslist Crapshoot, our weekly search for the most bizarre, awesome, and/or terrible vehicles that the online classifieds has to …

Audi R18 E-tron gets new livery, mixes it up in city traffic [w/video]

The 24 Hours of Le Mans is still months away, but Audi Sport apparently can't wait to get started. It has just debuted the new livery for its 2014 R18 E-tron Quattro with a public drive through the streets of the town of Le Mans, while simultaneously announcing that it has a new, larger …

The Top-Secret Aircraft That Roamed the Skies Over Area 51

In 1992, Boeing's Phantom Works program began development on the Bird of Prey, a project managed by the U.S. Air Force, funded by Boeing, and …

Which one do you pick? Via The Supercar Kids

The gyro cam makes this Nurburgring bike lap even more insane

A 'Ring run that will give you goosebumps.<p>This is not a new video, to get that out of the way. In fact, it's not even the record lap for a motorcycle at the Nürburgring—this record was crushed in 2012 by an amazing 20 seconds. But, more so than many other bike clips, this one just makes your hair …

B-Rocket is a Harley fit for Chuck Yeager

Aficionados of fine timepieces and devotees of Harley-Davidson motorbikes do not, generally speaking, occupy the same social circles. But their planets collided on 28 March at the Baselworld 2014 watch and jewellry show in Basel, Switzerland. Bell & Ross, a French watchmaker, unveiled the mighty …

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