The Porsche Mission E ($TBA) is the brand's first 100 percent electrically powered vehicle and it's coming to a dealership near you. Coming off a ton of hype from the Frankfurt International Motor Show the Mission E features a power plant that puts out over 600 horses, with a 0-60 split of under 3.5 seconds. While maximum range on a single charge is expected to be over 300 miles. One of the most intriguing updates has to do with the charger. Porsche has developed an 800-volt charging station that recharges the cars's batteries in less than 15-minutes. They are also in the planning stages for optional equipment that will allow the Mission E to be recharged wirelessly through induction. Expect to see the Mission E hit the roads in a about 3-4 years.
The Brake Caliper Tape Dispenser by AUTOart Design ($40) is made to resemble a 6-pot racing caliber. The center tape roll holder even looks like a classic basket weave BBS wheel. The dispenser is handmade in pewter has rubber feet and is the perfect feet for the gearhead.
Warby Parker makes great glasses at very reasonable prices. Their new Warby Paker X Man of Steel Frames ($95) are inspired by the upcoming Man of Steel movie opening in mid-June. They are offering two frame options. The Percy (Top), is for the bookworm in you. It has a nice rounded shape with a keyhole bridge. On the temple arm you will notice a nice pop of color. The Chamberlain is a more aggressive, bold frame, also with a hint of color at the temple. As always, Warby Parker will give a pair of glasses to someone in need with every purchase.
Tired of those shaky videos? Check out the new SteadyWheel Camera Stabilizer ($50+). Like the name says, the SteadyWheel is designed to reduce shake when shooting video. It is made from durable ABS Industrial Plastic and 316 Stainless steel. The makers parked a car on it to show just how durable it is. Designed to be portable the SteadyWheel is small enough to fit in your backpack so you can take it anywhere. Check out the video of the SteadyWheel in action.
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The FH009 Home Theater System ($1485) is a beautifully made and designed integrated home theater system. It comes with two horn speakers and two bass speakers contained in the same unit as the amplifier. The cool looking di-polar horn speakers are designed to remove sound interference caused by speaker enclosures and reflecting sound waves. The result is the ultimate in clarity and natural sound quality. It feels like the sound is coming live from somewhere in the room.