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Volata Bike

Volata Cycles, based in San Francisco, have presented their Italian-Designed, high-tech bicycle. The Volata Bike is specifically designed for next generation commuters, focusing on the integration of cycling and tech in a unique way. Notable features include an integrated 2.4-inch LCD TFT display built into the aluminum stem, built-in GPS, built-in lights automatically turn on when it gets dark, an electronic horn, a self-charging battery (automatically charges while you’re riding), and an embedded anti-theft system and GPS locator that protect your bike and notify you in real-time of any suspicious activities. A smartphone app is also included and pairs with the bike´s screen, displaying weather, navigation and heart rate, as well as music and incoming notifications. It also delivers stats like maximum and average speed, along with the time and distance of your trip. It’s the ultimate, all-in-one bike. watch the video below



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Vagabund Honda CB450

One of our favorite custom motorbikes ever is the spectacular BMW R100R by Vagabond Moto. Today we showcase another work of art by the Austrian duo, designer Paul Brauchart and mechanical engineer Philipp Rabl - the 1972 Honda CB450 K5 Cafe Racer, a build developed in line with a brief of clean lines and a minimalist finish, with everything deemed as unnecessary being removed. After being stripped bare, the bike was fitted with a wheel hugger style number plate moun...
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BUMBLEBEE CAMARO SS

Michael Bay, the Transformers director, has put up for auction his own 1967 Chevrolet Camaro SS (the very same model that played Bumblebee in Transformers: Age of Extinction). The one-off muscle car was heavily customized for its appearance in the 2014 blockbuster, and features a Fuel-injected Corvette LS3 engine, 6-speed overdrive transmission, custom suspension, a 9-inch Ford rear end, a roll cage, Wilwood brakes, leather seats, touchscreen navigation stereo syste...
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HALFBIKE

Halfbike is an innovative transportation tricycle, designed for short commuting trips and for leisure or fitness purposes. According to the creators, Halfbike brings a completely new experience - it combines running and cycling. The rider´s position is upright and higher up than a traditional bike, and for turning simply lean your body left or right as it moves, giving you a feeling of gliding. Halfbike is a remarkably quick and fun way to cycle to work, and is comp...
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