The Salsa Bucksaw Full-Suspension Fatbike ($4000-$5000) takes all the benefits of a fatbikes and combines them with a split pivot full suspension. Floatation and traction are enhanced with a bump absorbing tuned suspension to keep you glued to the ground. The Bucksaw features a 6066-T6 aluminum frame and carbon seatstays, RockShox Bluto forks and 3.8" fatbike tires mounted on 82mm rims. The Bucksaw will be available in the Fall of 2014 in two models.
The BMW group is developing a series of Vision Vehicles they expect to hit production within three decades. Their latest effort in this project is the BMW Motorrad Vision Next 100 ($TBD). The Vision Next 100 removes the requirement for any protective clothing including helmets. The rider is able to enjoy the elements and the acceleration of the motorcycle unhindered.The bike is made of a Flexframe that allows the bike to be steered without various joints needed in current bikes.The safety systems automatically balance the motorcycle even when stationary and corrects driver errors to avoid collisions. While Intelligent systems provide feedback that provides ideal lines and banking anglesAlthough this bike is only a concept BMW has every intention of releasing a version of it within 30 years.
Elite Auto Restoration has completed a complete restoration project for their partner company Legacy Classic Trucks. The Legacy Classic Dodge Carryall ($159,950) is a fully restored 1943 Dodge Carryall. This classic was completely stripped and restored off frame. Updates include your choice of a 426 Legacy Magnum V8 425 HP or a 3.9 Liter Cummins Turbo-Diesel, 480ft/lbs Torque, GM 4L80E transmission, Warn 16,5000 winch, power windows, a custom interior by JS Custom Interiors, updated Instrument gauges, and much more. Check out more pictures after the break.(more…)
This one off custom to come from VDB Moto is pretty special and will be difficult to be bested for some time to come. The VDBMOTO H1 ($CALL) Harley project is based around the 1999 Sportster 1200 which has undergone a complete overhaul including a dynamic new pair of Showa inverted forks, 18” Spoke wheels front and back, shortened the frame and added a Boyle Custom air cleaner. The beastly V Twin still sounds as throaty and gut punching as expected, so now is the time to plan your own special bike.
The Tractor ’03 By Venier Motorcycles ($CALL) is based off of a 2011 750cc Moto Guzzi V7. Features include, a fully customized aluminum body, continental dual sport tires, custom made mufflers from Mass Moto, Ikon suspension shocks, and a black LSL small headlight. The main concept behind this particular Tractor is that it needed to fit two people comfortably. So the seat is a little longer and moved back about 30mm. The whole kit was finished off with a beautiful matte green with a black and gold strip matching a gold logo.
When your pocket knife can’t handle it the Fireman’s Backup Axe ($200) can without any hesitation! A favourite amongst SWAT teams, survivalists and tactical operators it’s an important tool for the serious enthusiast. The Fireman’s Backup Axe has been constructed from high carbon alloy, measures around 7.5” long and features a black powder coated blade for added long term durability. Add one of the most important survivalist tools you can own to your tactical pack and never get caught out!