This car looks like it should be out on a track or running rallys with its brother from another mother the Subaru WRX Sti. When you look at it you fully expect the doors to be welded and a safety net hanging from the drivers side. But this is not a rally car or some rebuild from the '70s.It's the Nissan IDx Nismo Conecpt ($TBA). It's making its world premier at this years Tokyo Motor show and making quite an impression. The Nismo is powered by Nissan's 1.6L Turbo engine and features a manual shift a synchronized rev control and measures just 6 feet long. Here's one hoping that this car or at least some features make it to production.(more…)
The 80-Hour Rope Candle by Candle By The Hour - Vertical ($30) is uniquely designed and will set the mood for any room. The candle works by pulling the beeswax coil through the spring loaded clip in increments of 3 inches. Every 3 inches will burn approximately one hour and once the flame reaches the clip it will self-extinguish. It's made from 100% beeswax and is also available in a Horizontal Stand ($35).
Transparency isn't a word you'd want attached to a house, but in this case it's just what the doctor ordered. Mana By AABE ($NFS) is a modern home in Spain. It features reinforced glass walls, that stretch the entire length and width. Its minimalist interior means it feels open and spacious. While the dark colors of the furniture help it to keep a warm and homely comfort. The perfect place to sit back and relax as the world around you continues to spin at a dizzying pace.
The Adidas Consortium is about to have one of the biggest releases this year. Adidas Originals working with Undefeated and A Bathing Ape take on the classic ZX5000 running shoe. The Adidas Consortium X BAPE X UNDEFEATED ZX 5000 ($165) will be a must have collectors item. The ZX5000 pioneered the Adidas torsion system, Bape adds their all over camo and tricolour stripes and the gold accents which include the UNDFTD and Bape Head logos, cap off the design the shoes will be released on April 20th and are a limited edition.
The brand new 2015 Porsche 911 Targa ($102,000+) will be hitting showroom floors later this summer, but it's currently making waves at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show. The new Targa has a classic 911 silhouette, but with a metal wrap around edge on the rear window. The power plant for the 4 version is a 3.4-liter boxer six-cylinder the pushes 350 horses and 287 foot-pounds of torque. For transmissions you have your choice of seven-speed manual or a dual clutch PDK automatic. All of this gets you a car that can go from 0-60 in about 4.8 seconds. It also comes in a 4S version that features 3.8-liter Boxer that gets 400 hp, 325 foot-pounds of torque, and has a 0-60 time of 4.2 seconds.(more…)
Our buying guide, The Best Men's watches Under $200, looks to up your watch game by offering you watch options that have some specs that you may have missed in our buying guide that featured men's watches under $100. In this guide, you'll start to see watches that include updated styling, swiss movements, better water resistance, and higher quality bands.Related: The Best Men's Watches Under $100Some details to keep in mind. For the most part, if a watch does not have a water resistance 100 meters or more, I would look to avoid water altogether. If it's rated at 100 meters, it should be OK in the shower, or for a quick dip in the pool. If it comes with a leather band, though, I wouldn't risk it. Leather and water just don't go together.