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The Wolf - NitroCycles Honda CB750

By the early nineties, Honda's CB750 range had well and truly lost its edge. For a motorcycle that was once coined the "world's first superbike" the …

Turn Your Ears Toward The Bugatti Chiron Running The 'Ring

The Bugatti Chiron doesn’t operate like other cars. It’s on a different plane of speedxistence. So it’s funny to see one testing on the Nürburgring, …

Sports Cars

The story behind Bridgestone's new tires for the rare and beautiful Jaguar XJ220

The Jaguar XJ220 is a beautiful, fast, and arguably under appreciated supercar from the early 1990s. While contemporaries like the Ferrari F40 and Porsche 959 garner more than $1 million at auctions, the XJ220 might pull in half that. Maintaining an older car requires work, a task made more …

Jaguar XJ

Stuffing An Audi TT Engine Into A Trabant Is So Perfect I Can't Even Handle It

Thank goodness we live in modern times, where stuffing a much newer, much more powerful West German engine into an ultra-light cotton-composite East …

Street Artist Transforms the Disrepair of a Crumbling Brooklyn Building Into a Magnificent Skull Mural

Brooklyn street artist G Suits of DAE Crew has transformed the existing disrepair of a building near East River Ferry’s Greenpoint Landing into a …

THE HEAT SECA. A Brat Yamaha XJ750 from Poland’s Custom Operational Group

Much of the criticism levelled at this new generation of custom bikes concerns usability. Whether it be fenders, suspension travel or comfort, the …

Modern Manx: Blacktrack Motors’ custom Thruxton

You don’t have to be in your 70s to be moved by the sight of a Norton Manx. It’s one of the few motorcycles that can truly be called iconic, and influenced an entire generation of cafe racers.<p>It wasn’t <i>just</i> a looker. Bred for racing, it dominated the mythical Isle of Man TT for years, and became a …

Motorcycles

A kitten nursery saves tiny lives in a city aiming to become ‘no kill’

LOS ANGELES — They are brought into shelters in crates, boxes and flower pots at this time of the year: Tiny, mewing kittens with eyes barely open, with pink, toothless mouths — and usually with no mother to nurse them.<p>And here’s what it takes to keep them alive: people to hand-feed formula through …

The Wasp

<i>The Wasp</i>, custom built Yamaha @ The Bike Shed Show 2017 in London <br>Photos by <b>Antoine Mcfly Hotermans</b>

This Cummins-Powered Ford Is Vintage Badass

This Ford/Dodge mashup has all the right pieces.<p>If you're a fan of high-quality boutique automobiles, chances are you've heard of Icon 4x4. It's a small firm based in southern California founded by mad genius and occasional <i>R&T</i> contributor Jonathan Ward. Ward's created some pretty wild resto-modded …

Sony PlayStation 4 Update v4.70: What To Do If Your Console Freezes

Sony has issued the 4.70 software update for its PlayStation 4 console. The update comes with a small patch for performance boost and brings some …

Guess Which Popular Dog Toy Is Based On A Volkswagen Suspension Part

Sometimes, you find out some fact, and immediately you feel years and years of suspicions justified. The fact I’m thinking of involves some of my …

Pets

Rolls-Royce builds the Sweptail, a beautiful one-off boattail coupe

When it comes to custom-built cars, Rolls-Royce rarely fails to impress. Its latest creation is this one-off coupe called the Sweptail. According to Rolls-Royce, it was commissioned by a collector of bespoke machinery, and the car's design inspiration was the coachbuilt Rolls-Royces of the …

Wild Droog

Suzuki LS250 "<i>Savage</i>", build no. 6 by <i>Droog Moto</i> <br>Main specs: <i>Mono shock conversion, Front end swap, Wheel swap & aluminum inserts, Custom subframe,</i> …

​This Lamborghini Set the World Record for Speed in a Half-Mile

Driver Gidi Chamdi has set the standard once again.<p>Let me tell you something about the Lamborghini Huracan: It is very quick. At stock, it’s impressive enough, but the folks at Underground Racing tuned one up with a twin turbo kit to bring it up to damn near 3,000 horsepower. The team claims they …

How Do You Make the List to Buy a Supercar? Be Like These Guys

Getting one of the most exclusive new cars on the planet is not easy, even for the man who has everything.<p>Pictured clockwise from top left: Camilo Pardo, Ken Lingenfelter, Kris Singh, and Mark Lindee.<p>From the June 2017 issue<p>Preston Henn (who died at the end of April at age 86) was the owner of an …

Sports Cars

SAUCE - Melbourne.