An Unusual Project Motorcycle: A Rokon Trail-Breaker Two-Wheel Drive

 

The Rokon Trail-Breaker is one of the toughest and most off-road capable in the world thanks to its unusual two-wheel drive system, its large tractor tires, and its generous 14″ of ground clearance.

Rokon is an American motorcycle marque and they’re one of the country’s most enduring low-volume vehicle producers – they’ve been in business since the late 1950s and they’re still going strong today. The company offers a few off-road motorcycle models, the most famous of which is the model you see here, the Rokon Trail-Breaker. Continue reading

Dixie Dean’s Toolbox Is For Sale – He Was The 1968 Le Mans-Winning Gulf GT40 Crew Chief

 

Norman “Dixie” Dean was one of the most highly respected racing mechanics in the business in the 1960s and 1970s. He was the crew chief of the 1968 and 1969 24 Hours of Le Mans-winning Gulf GT40, piloted by Jackie Ickx and Lucien Bianchi, and Jackie Ickx and Jackie Oliver respectively.

Dixie Dean was such an important figure in the Le Mans pit lane that he was hired by Steve McQueen’s Solar Productions to work as an engineer and mechanic during the filming of McQueen’s film “Le Mans” released in 1971. Continue reading

MYBUSHOTEL

Mybushotel is
a bus and van conversion company based in Las Vegas. They are experts
in turning buses into badass off-grid campers for people looking to live
a more minimalistic lifestyle. They build fully functioning homes out
of 40-foot skoolies that can truly go off the grid, with stunning
interiors, all on wheels. Every square inch of the skoolies they build
is up to convenience, comfort, functionality and aestheticism. The
company is now offering a rental service of their hotels on wheels, or
you can purchase one of their existing conversions, or even order your
own custom build loaded with features like rooftop decks, rainfall
showers and smart TVs.  Continue reading

LEGO ART

LEGO
has revealed an entirely new product line that offers fans multiple
ways to recreate pop culture icons, including Darth Vader, John Lennon,
Marilyn Monroe, or iconic characters from the Marvel Universe and Star
Wars. These new sets are in the pop art style and fans can channel their
inner artist and create a beautiful art display by building various
people and characters, resulting in cool arts of work that you can
either lean against a surface or hang them on the wall. Each Lego Art set features small, bead-size pieces and a canvas that you use to piece together a pop art poster. Continue reading

BEOPLAY E8 SPORT EARPHONES

Bang & Olufsen has announced its first true wireless sport earphone – the Beoplay E8 Sport
Earphones. Designed from the ground up for athletes, the rugged and
lightweight Beoplay E8 Sport earphones are expertly crafted for powerful
music performance in any weather with a waterproof, secure-fitting, and
long-lasting battery life. The earphones also boast 30 hours of battery
life with seven hours of playback on a single charge, Bluetooth 5.1
connectivity, Qualcomm aptX compatibility, equalizer settings, a
transparency mode, four built-in microphones for clearer voice calls,
and a wireless charging case. They also have a IP57 certified
sweat-resistance, and can be submerged up to 3 feet for up to 30
minutes. Continue reading