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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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BERTELLI BICYCLES

Bertelli Cycles are all examples of craftsmanship and functional art on two wheels. Francesco at Bertelli hand assembles, finishes and tunes each bike, always without logos or stickers and include a mix of new and rare vintage components. The final result is that you won find exactly the same combination in any other bicycle out there, and your bicycle will be unique....
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MINIROCKET IGLOW | MINI PUMP & SAFETY LIGHT | Image

MINIROCKET IGLOW | MINI PUMP & SAFETY LIGHT

Another great cycling product by Topeak. Winner of the reddot design award, the MiniRocket iGlow is a micro-sized mini pump with Integral Glow (iGlow) technology for added safety at night and during low visibility conditions. The MiniRocket mounts and dismounts easily to the seatpost or seatstay and has a on-off button. You can get it in Europe here...
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SINROJA R3 CAFE RACER

We still weren´t aware of the amazing work by Sinroja Motorcycles of Leicester, England, but from now on, we will definitely keep an eye on these guys. This is only their third customization, but judging by the final result, no one would say. Dubbed R3, this beautiful machine has the engine of a BMW R100-R, and a double exhaust positioned just below the seat, something unusual but undoubtedly an excellent detail impossible to go unnoticed. A new frame was built with...
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