Jaguar has collaborated with Italian bike manufacturer, Pinarello, and professional road cycling team, Team Sky, to create one of the most advanced bikes in the world. The Jaguar Pinarello Dogma F8 Racing Bike ($TBA) was created to be raced by Team Sky for the remainder of the season. The design of the F8 has resulted in a bike which is 26.1 percent more aerodynamic than its predecessor. Besides aerodynamics, it will maintain handling, reduce weight by 9%, and see improved stiffness of the carbon fiber frame. Pinarello believes this is the fastest frame they've ever designed and it will give them a superior chance to win this years Tour de France.
The Polar Ice Tray ($30) makes circular ice balls, for your favorite drinks. If you've never had your favorite scotch or bourbon over perfectly circular and clear ice, then you're missing out. Circular ice has less surface area than cubes, which enables it to melt slower, allowing you to enjoy your drink without that watered down taste. Clear ice just means all of the impurities have been removed, so their is nothing to ruin the taste of your expensive drink. The Polar Ice Tray crowdfunding campaign, currently on Kickstarter says it will create the perfect drink ice and do it in a simple process. Just fill up the silicone layer until the water flows out, freeze and soon you'll have the perfect 6 centimeter ice ball. If you want one, you need to hurry because their campaign is ending soon.
Designer and owner of Bowoo, Reonda has created a great little Backpack for those urban treks. The Urban Hiker Backpack ($189) is made from a heavy water repellent duck canvas, genuine suede leather and gold finished hardware. It also has a built-in padded sleeve to keep your electronics safe. The sleeve will fit up to a 15" laptop. The backpack is a nice size measuring 18"h x 12"w x 7"d and comes in either navy or pine.
How fast would be able to run to stop your boyfriend form robbing a bank? This is the story behind German movie Run Lola Run ($10). The only way Lola can stop her fella from taking part in the said heist is by getting him 100,000 Deutschmarks but there are two slight problems. One, she doesn't know where they are and two she only has 20 minutes to find them. Written and directed by Tom Tykwer and starring Franka Potente, Moritz Bleibtreu and Herbert Knaup, this is an excellent European drama that combines drama and suspense.
The UX4 is an incredibly versatile DIY furniture kit ($55+). Essentially it is a bracket that can turn any 2x4 into a table leg. It’s simple straightforward to use. All you have to do is slide in a 2x4, screw in position and attach it to any surface you like to create a unique and stylish table.The UX4 can go with you if you change house and will suit your changing needs over time. Buy it once and use it several times in different, imaginative ways year after year. Use it to create, tables, benches, cupboards or desks.
DP Customs is one of our favorite bike customizers. They run out of Arizona and build some of the coolest bikes on the planet. One of their latest builds is the "13" By DP Custom Cycles ($CALL). If you're looking for a clean timeless aesthetic this is the bike for you. It features a powerful 1200cc engine, custom mid-glide front end, alloy wheels in a gold finish, and Brembo brakes. Besides the red, gold, and white on the tank and fender, everything else is finished in a beautiful black matte. Want one for yourself? Give the guys a call.