Every Whiskey connoisseur needs to at some point sample the subtle punch in the face only Kentucky straight bourbon whiskey can deliver. The Old Grand-Dad Bonded whiskey ($35) offers a unique taste experience, with spicier notes and a lighter flavour. Looking like rich honey this 100 proof whisky is not one to be missed, in fact grab one right now, pour over ice and enjoy some time for you.
Chevy has just unveiled its 2014 Chevy Chaparral 2X Vision Gran Turismo Concept ($30) at the 2014 Los Angeles auto Show. This futuristic racer was created by Jim Hall and includes cool stuff like a laser propulsion system.The engine consists of a mid-mounted 671-kilowatt laser propulsion system. The system emits lights pulses into a shroud which creates shock waves to generate thrust. Additional features include lithium-ion batteries, and an air-powered generator. The whole kit provides over 900 horses worth of thrust and is capable of going 240-mph, with a 0-60 time of 1.5 seconds.The driver lays in a prone position with their arms and legs splayed out towards the wheels. ThIS gives the feeling of flying and makes for an incredible driving experience.Now if all of this sounds out of this world, it is. Although the concept is on display, the only place you'll be able to drive this bad boy is in Playstation 3 Grand Turismo 6. The Chaparral will be available as an available upgrade to the iconic racing game. Check out the full press release here.
The Jeep Wrangler Full Metal Jacket By Starwood Motors ($CALL) looks like it came straight from the set of the last Mad Max movie or the Latest Zombie Apocalypse thriller. But believe it or not, you too could become the proud owner of a beast like this if you've got the scratch. The Full Metal Jacket takes a Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, strips it down to its bare ass, and starts all over again.They started off by removoing the interior carpet, and factory suspension, axles, drive shafts, and mounting points, exhaust, and seats. They then added Curry Rock Jock 1 ton axles, long arm suspension and 14" coil over shocks that provide an adjustable ride height. Matched with 40" tires, this setup you can ride almost anything in your path.So if they removed the factory body panels, what did they replace them with. Body armor of course. If you're prepping for the next Zombie Apocalypse, this ride is pretty much all you need. Additional exterior updates include LED floodlights and headlights, and a Warn winch that can pull anything.They didn't forget the interior that includes full custom race seats wrapped in leather. You also get the best tech including full navigation, sound system with subwoofers, and a backup camera to make sure you hit what you were aiming for.
The New Low-Profile Nike Kobe 9 EM ($160) look like something Bruce Lee might want to wear if he wasn't an Asics man. The new kicks feature an engineered mesh upper which provides lightweight ventilation, a mesh lining that gives you a snug comfortable fit, while the Lunarlon midsole gives you an ultra-soft ride. When the Kobe 9 EM's drop on 3/29 they'll be available in the yellow colorway, but also in a crimson.
The Shelfie Bike Wall Mount ($125) won't scratch your bikes paint, kink a cable, or bend a spoke. The Shelfie uses your bikes seat to hang it. The contemporary shelf will look great in any home and your bike will look great hanging from it. You can even use it to display vintage bikes as a conversation piece. It even comes with an area for your helmet and other cycling gear. You can check out their kickstarter today.
Since when have you been able to destress and release tight muscles with your gym bottle? Well, since now! The Mobot Mobility Bottles ($65) are a genius invention that now only can help to rehydrate you but also relieve tight muscles. Able to insulate your drink the durable EVA foam is washable and easy to maintain, making it your new gym essential! Made in two sizes to suit you and in a choice of colors.