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Aston Martin DP-100 Vision Gran Turismo Concept Revealed at Goodwood

In light of the recent reveals of numerous exclusive Vision Gran Turismo Concepts from Nissan, Mercedes, BMW, and Volkswagen, Aston Martin has revealed its own virtual racer at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed. Called the Aston Martin Design Prototype 100 (or DP-100 for short), the concept …

‘88 Ducati 750 Sport - JvB Moto

Perfection. It’s a glittering prize that many of us endlessly strive for but few rarely achieve. For all the polished-to-perfection show winners you …

How to Get Single-Digit Body Fat

If you want to get leaner than lean, every bite counts<p>At a fitness conference last Spring, I joined some friends for breakfast. It was a normal breakfast up until the moment Spencer Nadolsky, D.O., pulled a scale out of his gym bag to weigh a banana.<p>I knew Dr. Nadolsky was preparing for a …

17 of Our Favorite Fried Chicken Recipes

These 17 recipes for fried chicken are so crispy, so juicy, so flat-out tasty, you won’t believe you made it yourself.<p>Put on an apron, grab a cast-iron skillet, and prepare to fry up chicken so crispy, so juicy, so flat-out tasty, you won’t believe you made it yourself.

How to build a Harley cafe racer

A few weeks ago our article How To Build a Cafe Racer struck a chord with many readers. The response was overwhelmingly positive and it sounds like many of you are now using the article as a guide when modifying your own bikes.<p>However, that guide was good as design <i>theory</i>, and it’s now time for a …

Motorcycles

Sony offers up day-to-night gameplay footage from Driveclub beta

The holiday season of 2014 looks like another great year for fans of racing games. Last year, there was the double-whammy of console motorsports with <i>Forza Motorsport 5</i> for the Xbox One and <i>Gran Turismo 6</i> for the PlayStation 3. This year, <i>Project CARS</i> and <i>Driveclub</i> are the new contenders out to …

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ANTVR Is An Open-Source, Cross-Platform Virtual Reality Gaming Kit

This embed is invalid<p>Products like the Oculus Rift and Project Morpheus have revolutionized the gaming landscape by making virtual reality headsets accessible to the average gamer, but they have a major drawback. Each are married to their platforms and only work with a relatively limited list of …

Turbo Sportster by DP Customs

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>American<br>• Custom<br>• Harley-Davidson<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Racing<p>It’s always a staff favourite when we get the chance to feature a …

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Ninja 750 by Huge Design

Bill Webb has two passions in life: design and motorcycles. He’s a partner at a San Francisco agency called Huge Design, and for years his daily ride was a 1995 Kawasaki ZX7 Ninja. Then the bike was stolen and stripped.<p>When Bill recovered his Ninja—known as the ZXR 750 in most other countries—he …

How to Make Friends in a New City | The Art of Manliness

Every year, roughly 15% of the population of America relocates. If we expand that to a five-year period, that number balloons to 40%. Most moves are …

11 Alternatives to the Traditional 4-Year College | The Art of Manliness

So far in this series on whether or not college is truly for everyone, we’ve covered both the history of higher ed, and the pros and cons of …

The Golden Age Of JRPGs

Last weekend at PAX East, I moderated a panel called "The Golden Age Of RPGs." This was quite fun, mostly because we spent the whole time yelling at …

The Most Insane Truck Ever Built and the 4-Year-Old Who Commands It | WIRED

Ferren leaves the chair for now and gives me a tour of the vehicle, starting with the front cab. Like his MaxiMog, the KiraVan is adapted from a …

Loving the oddball two-stroke Saab Sonett

This Sonett is a family affair 45 years in the making.<p>The Saab Sonett might be the oddest car built by a company known for building odd cars. It was originally powered by an 841cc two-stroke three-cylinder engine, later to be replaced by a more powerful Ford-built V4. The fiberglass body consisted …

Clean 1989 Dodge Raider 4x4 5-Speed

This 1989 Dodge Raider (chassis JB7FJ43SXKJ003951) is the nicest we’ve seen in a while. These three door variants of the Mitsubishi-built platform …

BMW R1200S by Cafe Racer Dreams

The R1200S saw the debut of BMW’s most powerful-ever boxer motor, with over 120 horsepower going to the back wheel. It was that rare breed, a sportbike with a shaft drive, and retained the classic Paralever single-sided swingarm.<p>Not what you might consider to be ideal custom material: I think this …

LAPD Adds Lamborghini Gallardo To Its Fleet

Apparently it's not just the Dubai Police force that has the best toys (although their fleet is insanely impressive). Los Angeles just stepped up its …

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Kevlar Jeep | Built By: @StarwoodMotors | (Photo: @CustomWhip)

Maybe not the best break-over angle, but lots of room to bring your friends!

Highly Detailed Driver: 1972 Triumph GT6

This 1972 Triumph GT6 was treated to a thorough restoration about seven or eight years ago, but was put into storage when nearly complete after the …

Nissan Time Attack: GT-R NISMO GT3 Vs. Leaf NISMO RC Vs. Altima V8 Supercars: Video

Three contemporary Nissan race cars, one a rolling laboratory, another from the international motorsport circuit, and a third from Australia’s V8 …

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The World’s Most Talented Barista Is Drawing This Year’s Best Picture Nominees In Coffee

Mike Breach, barista extraordinaire, is stepping up his game as the Academy Awards approach. He’s in the process of “painting” this year’s Best Picture nominees — in lattes. So far he’s finished <i>Dallas Buyers Club</i>, <i>Gravity</i>, <i>Her</i>, and <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> (see below).<p>Lest you think this is all just …

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