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Apidura | Ultralight Cycling Bags

Apidura is a new brand that makes ultralight cycling bags for bikepacking and distance road cycling. The brand takes weight saving seriously, and their packing systems are designed to optimize bike handling and weight distribution, this enables cyclists to travel farther, faster and more comfortably. The waterproof bags are ultra-light, durable, extremely functional and feature great attention to detail, we love the distinctive bright yellow honeycomb pattern that is also reflective, and the cool bee hive zipper pulls.



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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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ASTON MARTIN DBC CONCEPT | BY SAMIR SADIKHOV | Image

ASTON MARTIN DBC CONCEPT | BY SAMIR SADIKHOV

A couple of years ago we did a feature on the popular Ferrari Xezri Concept by Samir Sadikhov, a 23 year old designer from Azerbaijan. Samir contacted us with news on a new breathtaking concept he has been working on, the Aston Martin DBC concept. The DBC features a number of traditional Aston Martin design cues such as the front grille shape and the typical side strakes found on all Aston Martin models. Samir says: " It was important to ensure that the car’´s desig...
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BERTONE MANTIDE

The Bertone Mantide is an ambitious project by Italian automobile designer Bertone. It features a futuristic structure based on the Corvette ZR1. Apparently the Mantide has better performance than the ZR1, due to the redesign of various aerodynamic parts and reduced weight. Because most of the structure is in carbon fiber, the Mantide is 100kg lighter than the ZR1. The super machine has a 638hp, 6.162cc, V8 engine! and 3.800rpm torque, allowing the beast to go from ...
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