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Bandit9 Heads to the Future With the Odyssey Motorcycle

This past summer, Bandit9 rejuvenated the classic Harley-Davidson Street 750, producing a sleek, shadowy bike known as the Dark Side. Inspired by aircraft, Bandit9 used a unibody to fuse several connecting parts into one aerodynamic piece of equipment. Now, the high-end motorcycle manufacturer is back with another eye-catching custom creation. For Bandit9’s latest creation, the […]

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Pepsi Makes the Largest Pre-Order of Tesla’s Semi Truck

Pepsi has procured the largest reservation for the Tesla Semi Truck. Recorded at 100 reservations, Pepsi’s order is the largest amongst dozens of companies like Walmart, DHL and Anheuser-Busch. This notes an apprehensive step into the future of long-haul logistics with companies willing to see if Tesla can provide a financial and environmental alternative to low-cost diesel trucks. […]

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Chris Kippenberger Showcases His Porsche 911 for ‘AUTOBAHN’

Chris Kippenberger, the founder of German creative agency Studio Kippenberger, shows off one of his most prized possessions for a new entry in his company’s AUTOBAHN visual series. Placing the spotlight on his special Porsche 911 for his own feature, Kippenberger takes viewers on a ride from start to finish; starting in his garage, Kippenberger […]

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Wrecked Ford Mustangs Get New Life as High-End Watches

For Christian Mygh and Jonathan Kamstrup, the old adage of “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure” has been flipped into their latest business endeavor’s mission statement. Repurposing wrecked Ford Mustang parts doomed to the junk yard, Mygh and Kamstrup have produced a new timepiece for their company REC Watches. “Most people would just see […]

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Tesla Is Building Its Own AI Hardware

Elon Musk and Tesla are developing a custom AI chip, this news comes from the machine learning conference NIPS in which Musk attended. He is quoted as saying Tesla is “developing specialized AI hardware that we think will be the best in the world.”  According to The Register, Musk went on to say “I wanted to make it […]

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Lamborghini Officially Reveals the Urus SUV

After taking to some rugged terrain for a new promotional vignette, Lamborghini has officially revealed plans for its very first SUV. Known as the Urus, Lamborghini’s latest creation is billed as the fastest SUV in the world and the SUV of the supercar world. “It is a true Lamborghini in terms of design, performance, driving […]

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BMW Introduces the Drop Top i8 Roadster

BMW has introduced the newest additions in its line of flagship hybrid sports cars, an upgraded version of the i8 coupe and now the i8 Roadster. Added to both vehicle’s current parameters are a slightly improved 1.5-liter turbocharged three-cylinder engine, bumped up electric motor, and higher capacity battery. The roadster can hit 60 mph in 4.4 seconds and […]

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Nissan Unveils a Collection of ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Concepts

Star Wars and Nissan have unveiled a collection of concept cars at the LA Auto Show to promote the upcoming release of The Last Jedi. Each vehicle was individually designed to reflect the spirit of the space opera and its latest installment. The Altima sedan resembles a TIE Fighter used by the First Order and possesses a multi-panel windshield, […]

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Architecture Student Designs a Futuristic Renault Pick-Up Truck Concept

Architecture student Wojciech Jurkowski introduces the Renault Subil’ concept, a vision of a big luxury vehicle with four independent electric motors inside each wheel. The separate wheels would introduce a new aesthetic in body design, which would allow more interior space for passengers and large objects. The roof would automatically fold to adapt to the driver’s […]

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Nissan Manufactures Parts for the Skyline R32 GT-R

Nissan has just annouced they are starting to manufacture Skyline parts again through a program called NISMO Heritage. After seasons of deliberation, the company has decided to start its OEM reproduction of 80 most necessary parts to pass regular inspections in Japan. Among the list of are harnesses, emblems and other exterior pieces. Starting December 1st, […]

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