The 2013 Ural Gaucho Rambler LE ($14,350) was built as a tribute to the Gaucho cowboys from South America. The Rambler is a beautiful Pacific blue and is equipped with two wheel drive capability for tough terrain. It comes with canvas upholstery, a Pendleton blanket, and a camp kit that includes a coffee pot, two mugs, two plates and a frying pan to prepare you for a great journey to nowhere. Only fifty of these machines will be built for the U.S., with availability set for November 2013.
With its military inspired looks the Triumph Tiger 800xc Dromedarii by Icon 1000 ($TBA) is sure to be a big hit. The modified Triumph Tiger 800xc was professionally assembled in the UK and given a complete overall from the basic Triumph Tiger model. It features a powerful, and smooth 199cc inline 3 DOHC engine, 6-speed transmission, quality Conti TKC80 tires, a raised sub-frame and stiffened suspension. So you can safely tackle any terrain and enjoy a smooth and comfortable ride.
Inspired by the hi-tech suit designs in Star Wars and manufactured by a Russian military center for future forces, the Russian Exoskeleton Suit ($NFS) is a revolution in the world of combat equipment. It was unveiled at the largest high-tech prototyping center at the National University of Science and Technology in Moscow. The concept model features a full helmet, cutting-edge body armor to protect the wearer from potential attacks, and a powered exoskeleton that increases performance and stamina. Designed to aid soldiers on the battlefield and noted as the military suits of the future, this next-generation exoskeleton combat system will soon be seen on Russian forces in combat.
The Strong Like Bull Bottle Opener ($35) is from the same guys who brought you the Strong Like Bull Magnets. This is a man-sized bottle opener made from half-inch think aluminum. It weighs in at 4.5 ounces and is over 6 inches in length. One cool feature is that the opener is made to have an SLB magnet inserted in the handle so you can hang it from anywhere. If you bought one from their previous project then you're all set. If you didn't they're offering a reward which includes an SLB magnet.
The guys over at Sartorie Meccanhice believe in making simple bikes with no frills. They favor open exhausts and tuned carbs. The Buell X1 by Sartorie Meccanhice ($TBA) is a great example of what can be done with that montra and a pretty standard looking street bike. The Guys over at S.M. took the ordinary and turned it into a beautiful cafe racer. Features include an entirely custom backend, replacement of the stock tank for a norton endurance tank made from fiberglass, a brand new giant carburator in place of electronic injection. The end result is simply gorgeous.
3sixteen and Handsome Coffee Roasters out of Los Angeles, CA have gotten together and created a coffee kit that will allow you to create a great cup of coffee anywhere you go. The 3sixteen x HCR Travel Coffee Kit ($325) has everything you need to have that great cup of coffee in the morning. No more bad hotel coffee. Everything comes in a bag that is handmade by Teranishi Handcrafted in Chicago. The leather is water-resistant; infused with waxes and oils over 28 days. The kit includes an Aeropress, filters, a 12oz bag of HCR coffee beans, a mini hand grinder and a digital scale. There is nothing like the ritual of creating a great cup of coffee with great gear wherever you are.