We Went Fast – Helmet Christmas Tree Ornament + Bottler Opener

The We Went Fast Christmas tree ornament doubles up as a bottle opener to ensure that it’s the only piece of Christmas decoration that you can actually use for the other 11 months of the year.

Each one is cut from 1/8″ stainless steel by legendary custom car and motorcycle builder Bryan Fuller using a water jet, in his Atlanta, Georgia workshop.

If you haven’t heard of them before, We Went Fast is a website dedicated to longform stories about wheel sports. Focused on profiles (past and present) untold tales and forgotten moments. It’s edited by veteran motorcycle journalist Brett Smith, and the brand recently launched a small run of products to help fund the creation of new stories in 2019 and beyond. Continue reading

The Rare Italian/American Apollo 3500 GT

The Apollo 3500 GT is an American/Italian grand tourer that was intended to compete with the likes of Aston Martin, Jaguar, Ferrari, and Maserati. It featured an all-American drivetrain and running gear mostly supplied by Buick, with an American-designed body that was built by Italians.

Although we often associate global supply chains with the modern day, the truth is that they’ve been around for a very long time, and the Apollo 3500 GT is a great example of an international effort to build a world-class GT car that spanned two continents and the Atlantic Ocean. Continue reading