If you want to customize your Jeep, then American Expedition Vehicle are the guys you want to look up. Their new AEV Brute Double Cab Conversion Kit ($30,000+) gets its inspiration from the Land Rover Defender 130. The Brute takes the Jeep Wrangler and adds a 6 foot injection molded composite bed and increases the wheelbase to 139". Additional specs include an AEV rear bumper, a water pump kit, under mount tire carrier, 2.5" DualSport XT Suspension, and much more. If you want to go all out they also offer an engine upgrade for a 6.4l 470 horsepower V8 HEMI. Check out additional pictures after the break.(more…)
When the heavens open unexpectedly, count on the K-Way Claude 3.0 ($50) to keep you dry in an instant. Presented as the latest release from the K-Way Claude collection that originated in 1960's Paris, this packable rain mac combines sport focuses design with enough functionality for any big city. Lightweight in construction and folding down into its own pocket, this portable jacket is 100% waterproof and also stands as a wind breaker on the breezier days. Highly breathable with the use of luxe Laminated Claude and finished with carrying straps, this regular fit jacket ticks every box in high quality, protective outerwear.
Eastpak and A.P.C have gotten together to create a great backpack for daily use or that weekend get away. The military inspired A.P.C. x Eastpak Camo BackPack ($305) is a functional, yet minimal bag that is made from quality materials. The bag features an all over camouflage print, leather detailing, metal hardware, and fabric blend nylon straps. This rugged piece would make a great additional to any arsenal.
Filson has been making great gear for over 100 hundred years. Their products are rugged and made to last. Their latest, the Filson Original Sportsman Bag ($360) meets all of those expectations. The bag, inspired by their best-selling hunting jacket, is made from rugged twill and a 100% cotton oil finish. It features a front outer pocket, 2 end pockets, and a spacious main compartment with 2 snap out panels to organize the interior space. You also get rust-resistant brass fittings, brass zippers, and a genuine bridle leather grip.
Every so often we scour the web and provide you with links to all the cool things we found. And as always, we give you a little something extra to get you through to Monday.
1. Mayweather VS Canelo - Showtime
2. The 25 Best Jukes in College Football History, in GIFs - Complex
3. 8 pumpkin beers you should drink this year - Cool Material
4. 7 Kinky Things She Loves But Won't Tell You - Ask Men
5. 10 Beers We're Cracking For NFL Opening Weekend - Food Republic
6. 7 Design Ideas for an Inspiring Home Office - My Life Scoop
7. Drink & Dish: Game Day Beer Punch - Foodie Misadventures
8. It's Almost Time To Throw Out Your Books - Tech Crunch
9. These Gaps Aren't Going To Mind Themselves - The Chive
10. Drone's Eye View Of Burning Man - Huffington Post
11. Moving time-lapse vid of One World Trade Center construction - CNET
12. Sort Your To-Do List By Emotion or Reward to Give Yourself Motivation - Life Hacker
Take the violent sport of boxing, throw Martin Scorcese and Robert De Niro into the mix and you have all the ingredients for one of the best sporting movies ever made. Raging Bull ($6) is the story of Jake LaMotta, and it shows a man that is destructive in the ring and equally as self destructive out of it. The violent mentality that has made him so successful is threatening to destroy him as a person. With great support from Joe Pesci and Cathy Moriarty, this is one of the ultimate guy flicks that you and your buddies will never tire of watching.