Whether you're actually looking to make a music video or you just want a camcorder that captures high quality video and audio the Sony HDR-MV1 Music Camcorder ($300) should fit the bill. The HDR-MV1 features full HD 1920 X 1080P video at 30 fps. It has a wide-angle 120-degree Carl Zeiss lens and can record web-friendly MP4 videos. For the audio you get a 120-degree external stereo microphone array that records 44.1kHz/16-bit LPCM or 48kHz/128kbps AAC formats. It also supports audio lip syncing.
The 2014 Jaguar XKR-S GT ($174,000), is the latest supercar from the worlds luxury car makers. This street-legal track tuned racer boasts the specs to give the others a run for their money. The engine is a 5.0-liter supercharged V8 that provides 550 horses and 502 foot lbs of torque. The XKR-S GT has a top speed of 186 miles per hour and will get you to 60 mph in 3.9 seconds. This supercar is expected to be released in August and limited to a run of 30 units. There's not much we didn't like about this car and if the price is a little steep you can also check out the other XK models which start at a more reasonable $80,000.
Ford is bringing back the Shelby for 2015. The new 2015 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang ($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.
Some times simple looks really cool. The Velonia Viks ($TBA) bicycle frame is the basis for an urban commuter. The frame is handmade to order in Estonia and is built from two stainless steel frames that are joined at the head tube, seat tube, and bottom bracket. This allows for the removal of the seat post giving the frame a beautifully unique design that weighs under 10lbs. The frame is avialable in either a fixed gear or coaster brake versions. Contact Velonia via their website for price and production schedule.
What do you get when you mix water skiing with skateboarding? A whole lotta fun. This film is the teaser to the full Noisia Vision ($11) video. Dedicated completely to wakeskating it features Reed Hansen, Grant Roberts, matt Manzari, Chris Kallas, Dieter Humpsch, Brian Grubb, Nick Taylor, Danny Hampson, and a lot of others doing some pretty cool stunts.