Ford is bringing back the Shelby for 2015. The new 2015 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang ($TBA) will modernize the original first introduced in 1965. The brand new Shelby takes its nameplate very seriously and would make any Shelby owner proud with the most powerful naturally aspirated Ford produced engine ever. This bad boy will make your driving experience exciting whether your on your daily commute or hitting the track on the weekend.The engine is a 5.2-liter V8 with a flat-plane crankshaft. This type of crankshaft is usually only found in european exotics, and racing applications. The design reduces permits better cylinder breathing and further extends the performance envelope of the V8.The result is a V8 paired with a six-speed trans that produces more than 500 horses and 400 lb. ft of torque.Check out the video below to hear how this guy sounds. It'll raise the hairs on your neck.
Mama's back, and still hell bent on wreaking vengeance on Bill, her former boss and lover. In Kill Biill Vol. 2 ($9) Tarantino carries on where Vol. 1 left off and takes us on yet another bloodthirsty journey that is an absolute must for those who saw the first movie. Quentin Tarantino does what he does best and this has been hailed by many as Uma Thurman's best performance ever on the big screen. One thing is for certain about these movies, if anyone is brave enough to try and remake them they will never live up to the originals.
The Roadie Automatic Guitar Tuner ($80) works with a smartphone to automatically tune your guitar, quickly and accurately. The Roadie takes the worry out of tuning and allows artists to spend their time learning and enjoying their instruments. The Roadie works by pairing with a free app that you load into your iOS or Android device. Just turn on the mobile app and place your smartphone near the guitar. Place Roadie onto your guitar peg, strum the string and let Roadie do the rest. Roadie works with electric guitars and offers many more features.
So you're dropped behind enemy lines, what do you do? Paratroppers who've been in this exact situation have found paracord to be an extremely useful tool. It can be used to hang your food away from animals, clothes or fishing line, make traps, snow shoes, splints, and the list goes on and on. The Naimakka Paracord Bracelets ($45+) not only look cool, but they are very useful for those who love the outdoors.
If you're spending the majority of your day sitting on a computer, then you need to take a look at the Altwork Station For High-Intensity Computer Users ($3900+). The Altwork is the culmination of over five years of engineering and a million dollars of investment. It allows you to work in four different productivity positions - sitting, standing, collaboration, or focus. And just with the push of a button you can completely change your position as well as the position of your computer. The whole system moves as you move. Altwork is launching a pre-order campaign to finance the additional tooling and development needed to go to market. [gallery royalslider="1" type="slideshow" ids="20877,20876,20875,20874,20873"]
The Metal Shop is back with another great piece of craftsmanship, The Brass Cigar Stand with Ashtray ($150) is a minimalistic, yet classic piece that will make a great addition to any room or garage. The thing I like most about Metal Shop's work is the weight of their pieces. This stand is made from a solid piece of lacquered brass, weighs in at a whopping seven pounds and measures 4.5"l x 2"h x 2.5"w. Engraving is also available upon request.