The twin-turbocharged Acura NSX GT3 ($NFS) is the brand new racecar designed by Acura. The beautifully designed custom bodywork includes aero components such as a large deck wing spoiler, an underbody diffuser and enlarged hood vents to increase engine cooling efficiency.The Acura NSX GT3 is the only supercar designed, developed and manufactured in the U.S. It has a 3.5-liter, 75-degree, twin turbocharged DOHC V-6 engine and an ultra-rigid and lightweight, multi-material body. The result is a first of its kind sports hybrid; a truly world-class, cutting-edge race car with superior performance capabilities thanks to the Super Handling, All-Wheel Drive.
When in the locked position, the Ideal Conceal Double Barrel Pistol ($395) looks just like a smartphone, but carries a much bigger punch. Because the Ideal Conceal is so innocuous, you can take it places where a standard handgun would stick out like a sore thumb.The pistol is made from a lightweight one-piece frame and features hammerless construction for maximum safety. It is a double barreled .380 caliber pistol that can be clipped to a purse or slid into a back pocket without worry or embarrassment. The Ideal Carry will be available for purchase mid-2016.
Add a little style to your fixed gear or single speed bike with the addition of Pecker Bike Grips ($114). Pecker bike grips are made from the highest quality materials and workmanship. Indigenous sustainable woods are treated with natural resin and hard oil making each grip unique and resistant to the elements. They're available in three options: American Walnut, Smoked Oak, and Kernesche. Check out more pictures after the break.(more…)
If you're looking for a full-sized everyday watch then you have to take a look at The Runwell Sport 48mm Watch ($675) by Shinola. If you don't know, Shinola is based near my old stopping grounds in Detroit and they rage against the notion that manufacturing is dead in the U.S.The Runwell Sport 48mm is hand assembled in Detroit and features a double curve sapphire crystal, Super-LumiNova hands, numbers, and hour markers, a Detroit-built Argonite 715 high-accuracy quartz movement made from 43 Swiss-made components, a stainless steel case with screw down crown, and a day indicator. The Sport comes with a rubber strap made by Stern Manufacturing out of Staples, MN.Buying Shinola is always a great way to support manufacturing in the U.S.
The best single collection of photos showing the work of famous street artists Banksy. Banksy: You Are an Acceptable Level of Threat ($21), concentrates on this artists most iconic imagery, covering the period from the late 1990's when he first came to prominence up until the present day. Although the locations are mainly the UK, U.S and Europe they exist around the world. When Banksy first started producing his work the political landscape was very bleak, and now it is even worse. The cheerful yet aggressive political works he produced have never been more relevant, and this comprehensive book presents his art in context to the era he was responding to in his own unique way.
CT Scuderia believes that it has matched the perfect watch to the world of elite sport-racing. The CT Scuderia Corsa ($1295+) designed by Enrico Margaritelli is a great example of this ethos. The Corsa were built to represent the dashboard instruments of racing cars. Features includes 46 mm stainless steel case, sapphire crystal face, water-resistance to 10 ATM, and interchangeable perforated leather or classic Nato straps. CT Scuderia watches are handmade in Switzerland and pay tribute to the Italian Flag with unique backs.