The announcement of the 2014 Corvette Stingray ($50,000) ends years of speculation about the next generation C7 Corvette. The new Corvette is beautifully styled and pulls no punches with its performance. The Gen V small block 6.2 liter v8, hits 450 horses with 450 lb-ft of torque. This is the most powerful Corvette to date. With those specs you can expect to hit 0-60 in under 4 seconds. For transmission you can get a six-speed auto or seven-speed manual. This is not your fathers Corvette. Available third quarter 2013, you can get more information on Chevy's website.
Grovemade has just released The World's First All-Wood iPhone Bumper. The Grovemade Bumper ($39) has a one-piece design that utilizes the strong direction of the wood grain and Grovemade's signature joint design. The open design and actuated wood buttons give you a satisfying user experience. As with all of their products the bumpers are made in Portland, Oregon, hand-sanded and oiled. The bumpers are available for the iPhone 5, 5S, and 5C.
The Shinola Bifold Wallet ($125) is the perfect accessory for the guy who loves the good things in life. This bifold is handcrafted, features raw cut edges and a simple minimalistic design. The leather used is American made vegetable-tanned Horween which will only get better looking with age. On the inside you get two card slots, an individual billfold compartment and each wallet is individually numbered.
The guys over at Kahn Design have done it again with their Land Rover Defender SW 90 Chelsea Wide Track ($55,000) customization. Features include front and rear racing seats in black leather with Harris Tweed inserts, front grill with mesh stainless steel, twin crosshair exhaust system in stainless steel, crosshair military headlights, vented foot pedals in machined aluminum and much more. Vehicle is currently for sale in the UK. More pics after the break.(more…)
Simple and sophisticated is what the 3DR Solo Drone ($1000+) promises. This aerial photography solution is very capable but can be controlled by novices right out of the box. Using GoPro, it’s the first drone in the world to give you complete in-flight control of its action cam and it delivers live-streaming HD video right to your mobile device through its controller. The controller houses one of two 1 GHz ARM Cortex-A9-powered computers. The other computer is right in the aircraft. Due to a 3-axis gimbal, advanced flight features that are GPD-guided, and intuitive, smart software, you can capture professional-looking, steady footage, even when you are a brand new pilot.
The wait is almost over, and we all know that Season 4 of the very successful Game of Thrones series will premier on April 6th. But if you need something to hold you over for the next few weeks, check out the Game of Thrones Season 3 Recap Video. It's 25 minutes well spend getting you back into the groove and ready for what's to come.