Before you hit the links, make sure you have every advantage. The Bushnell Tour V3 ($300) is the worlds most advanced golf laser rangefinder. Bushnell's Pin Seeker technology with JOLT, lets you find flags up to 300 yards away and is accurate within a yard. This tech also keeps you from inadvertently capturing background targets. When the rangefinder vibrates, you'r locked in on the flag. Other features include 5x magnification, distance readings in yards and meters, and a standard SCAN mode, which allows you to continuously scan the distances between you and targets in the distance. Check out this [video_lightbox_youtube video_id=M0FqHj3Iivs width=640 height=480 anchor=video] to see the V3 in action.
Restoration hardware has taken the classic board game, resized it and put it on the wall. The RH Wall Scrabble ($1500) board is crafted from wood, with colors and graphics based on the original 1949 edition. It comes with absolutely everything you need to get a game going, including a fabric bag for the letter tiles, strong magnets to keep the letters in place, and a built in chalkboard to help you keep track of the score. The board measures 80"W x 3"D x 59"H so make sure you have plenty of room to hang this monster.
Chevy has just unveiled its 2014 Chevy Chaparral 2X Vision Gran Turismo Concept ($30) at the 2014 Los Angeles auto Show. This futuristic racer was created by Jim Hall and includes cool stuff like a laser propulsion system.The engine consists of a mid-mounted 671-kilowatt laser propulsion system. The system emits lights pulses into a shroud which creates shock waves to generate thrust. Additional features include lithium-ion batteries, and an air-powered generator. The whole kit provides over 900 horses worth of thrust and is capable of going 240-mph, with a 0-60 time of 1.5 seconds.The driver lays in a prone position with their arms and legs splayed out towards the wheels. ThIS gives the feeling of flying and makes for an incredible driving experience.Now if all of this sounds out of this world, it is. Although the concept is on display, the only place you'll be able to drive this bad boy is in Playstation 3 Grand Turismo 6. The Chaparral will be available as an available upgrade to the iconic racing game. Check out the full press release here.
We've all been in that situation where you've got a business trip or are headed out of town for the weekend and you just want to take a carry-on, but you're forced to also bring a garment bag to carry your suit. Well now your dreams have been answered with the Vocier C38 - The Best Luggage When Traveling With A Suit ($775). The bag is made from genuine Italian leather, contains impact resistant plastics, and the metal parts are all PVD-coated.The C38 was made to keep your suit completely wrinkle free. It treats your shirts the same way and has space for your wash bag and your laptop as well. The magnetic hanger system, provides for hassle free operations, and the bag itself complies with all international carry-on regulations. This may be the ultimate weekend bag.
The Lito Green Motion SORA ($41,000) marks the next generation of fully electric superbike. The SORA gets its design elements from the Bobber and Cafe Racer/Street Fighter bikes. The SORA comes with a powerful electric motor and CVT transmission. You'll be able to go over 185 miles on a single charge and go from 0-124 mph without having to touch a clutch. Because there are minimal moving parts, vibration from the bike is virtually non-existant. You'll feel like you're flying down the road. The SORA is now available for test drives.
I know the first thing the comes to mind is a ninja throwing star made especially to take out bear. But the Bush Smarts Bear Star ($85) is a little more useful than that. The bear star helps you hang your food or other items out of the way of devious little forest animals. If you've ever awaken to a camp strewn with garbage or the meal you were planning to fix that day, then you know how valuable a tool like this can be. Included is the Titanium line thrower which gives you the velocity you need to get your line secured, while keeping your line untangled while in your pack. A Titanium clip that easily attaches to your bag for hanging and 50 feet of hi-viz reflective cord.