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Aston Martin Dbr1 | Life-size Model

Every once in a while, surfing the web, we come across something really mind blowing. This awesomeness, is a real, life-size 1:1 scale model of the beautiful Aston Martin DBR1 that Carroll Shelby and Roy Salvadori drove to a Le Mans win in 1959. It actually comes in the style of an AirFix kit! complete with body shell, upholstered seats, four 16-inch wire wheels, a replica Le Mans trophy...it even comes with instruction sheet for assembly! Only one of these is available and will be auctioned in the UK with a price starting at $46,000. Can you imagine how cool this would look on the living room wall...

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Uber Self-Driving Cars

Starting at the end of this month in Pittsburgh, Uber will be providing a fleet of autonomous Volvo XC90 SUVs, all summoned by the app to take passengers where they want to go. Uber have teamed up with Volvo for their own autonomous driving project, they will install their own driverless control system for the specific needs of their ride-hailing service. They have been modified to include an array of sensors, cameras, laser systems, radar and GPS so that they can f...
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HEROIN BIKE

Heroin Bike is a new bicycle designed and assembled by the French company Heroin, and built from composite carbon fiber which is hand made by Italian craftsman. Inspired by the Le Corbusier "modulor” concept of ideal proportions, and using perfection as their motto, the company built a unique bike where the specs speak for themselves: built from Torayca MJ46 carbon fiber, each frame is adjusted to the size of its future owner, then baked and glued together by propri...
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MODULAR KAYAKS | BY POINT 65

The Modular Kayaks by Point 65 feature an innovative snap tap solution, allowing you to snap apart and re-assemble in only a few seconds. You can also add a mid piece and transform the kayak into a expedition tandem - so you can bring a friend! It features two watertight compartments for your gear, foot pedals, cup holders and a comfortable seat & back pad. After exploring, simply take it apart and easily place it in the trunk of your car. watch the video Als...
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