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Tiguan Gte Active

Volkswagen have just presented the spectacular Tiguan GTE Active at the North American International Auto Show, a robust plug-in hybrid, all-wheel-drive crossover SUV with two electric motors and a gasoline engine. The extreme off-road Tiguan features a six-speed dual-clutch transmission, and is powered by a turbocharged TSI four cylinder engine with 148 hp and 184 pound-feet of torque, while its electric motors produce 54 hp at the front wheels and 114 at the rear, for a total system power of 221 hp. It also comes equipped with easily replaceable front and rear skid plates, front and rear tow hooks, 16-inch wheels with chunky 245/70 off-road tires, and an impressive gesture control-enabled infotainment system.




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BMW R100GS Glober

ER Motorcycles owned by Blaz Sustarsic of Slovenia has rolled out another impressive conversion of a 1989 BMW R100GS Paris Dakar which he named "Glober”, commissioned by a photographer for long distance tours. Designed with adventure, earthiness and minimalism in mind, the bike was stripped down to its bare bones, fitted with a host of bag racks, supports and carriers so that the owner could carry all that he needed on his next South American adventure. The custom t...
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1981 FJ43 Copperstate

FJ Company specialize in performing full, frame-off restorations of the classic Japanese Toyota FJ series. With over 40 years of experience, these guys only work with vehicles that maintain their original engines and gearboxes, the first step in their restoration process is to choose the best FJs in the world. The latest masterpiece to roll out of their workshop is this stunning 1981 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ43, a special edition purpose-built for the Copperstate Overl...
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LE VELO VINTAGE BIKES

Le Velo is a cycling workshop in Hamburg, Germany, that specializes in building custom vintage bicycles. The owner Senad Sarac is fascinated by craft and good quality and has been collecting antique bicycle parts for years. Every detail is discussed, planned and implemented in accordance with the customer, and the bike is built with restored old parts but also with specially made parts. The workshop combines the tradition of classic bicycle craft, learned over many ...
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