Italian boot manufacturer TCX revealed its newest addition to the Urban Line, the X-Rap. Taking its style from casual footwear, the X-Rap offers a lot for a sneaker. Its design is suitable for use on a motorcycle or scooter, but also wouldn’t look out of place on-foot around town. It offers good levels of protection, including full CE Certification and also benefits from a waterproof membrane. Continue reading →
The Tissot T-Race MotoGP Limited Edition 2014 shows all the signs of the great synergy between Tissot and MotoGP. There are further references to MotoGP, whether it is through elements that illustrate the motorbikes or the Championships themselves. You will find detail that resembles a brake-disc on the bezel and that the dial’s carbon composition is the one seen in today’s motorbikes. It is also what gives it that iconic chequered flag reflection. Limited to just 8,888 pieces. Continue reading →
DJI have announced a new version of their popular Phantom 2 Vision. The new Phantom 2 Vision+ is now even easier to fly and features a built-in camera stabilization system giving your aerial shots a whole new level of smoothness. It is equipped with an extremely high quality camera capable of shooting full HD video at 1080p 30, 720p 60 for clean slow motion and takes 14 megapixel stills. It includes a 4GB micro SD card and an app for adjusting shooting settings and beaming all the action to your phone. Check out the video below! Continue reading →
This cleverly constructed lamp is made from the left-side crankcase of a 1954 Mondial Sport 160, the right camshaft from a 1971 Alfa Romeo Giulia and the base is the helical gear from a 1990 Suzuki Samurai. All of the electrical components were handmade by Claudio Maffi, who also does custom motorcycles through his garage V Motorcycles. Order it here. A few more images below. Continue reading →
TCX has launched two new colours to its top-line motocross and off-road boot the Pro 2.1. Already available in white and black, the additional colours added are white/orange as well as black/yellow fluo. The Pro 2.1 is packed full of technical features and is made from both traditional and modern construction methods. The traditional side offers a stitched, dual compound rubber interchangeable sole, as well as the boot being mainly made from leather. Continue reading →
The original designs of 13 Lucky Monkey are often steeped in superstition, engendered with positive energy and protective imagery; and they often bear the names of women with an emotional connection to the creators. Meet Ysabelle, the latest skull ring inspired by designer Dante Dizon’s goddaughter. Incorporating filigree work seen at Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum (home to Rembrandt’s famous “Night Watch” painting), she is also adorned with a sacred heart symbolizing the passion of the ring’s creators as well as the company’s ubiquitous number 13, intended to make it a lucky talisman for the wearer. Her nose is a traditional fleur de lis, whose three petals represent the medieval social classes: workers, fighters and worshipers. Continue reading →
Last year, racing-inspired brand Autodromo released its first automatic watch, the Monoposto, to great success – all 500 are gone. And now, here are the latest collection of watches from Autodromo, the Prototipo, including the Vic Elford Limited Edition. These 70s-style chronographs use Japanese hybrid movements that blend features of quartz and mechanical movements, and everything from the cases to the subregister hands have been carefully designed. Continue reading →
TCX is known for supplying motorcycle boots to pro-racers contesting in MotoGP, World Superbikes, British Superbikes, the Dakar rally, World Motocross and road racing, as well as to consumers for everyday use. However, what people may not realise is that behind the Italian design, all TCX footwear has the highest standard of safety features available. Continue reading →
The Velorbis classic old school leather satchel is crafted from strong calfskin leather. Ideal as a briefcase for storing up to 17″ laptops. This leather bag has a large front pocket, three internal compartments – perfect for storing iPhones – and one zipped back pocket. Long adjustable/detachable leather shoulder strap.
The Jack Heuer Carrera is one of the only watches in the current TAG Heuer model line that has the classic “Heuer” badge, a logo you’ll recognise if you’ve seen any motor racing events from the ’50s, ’60s or 70′s – before Heuer was bought by TAG in 1985. The watch features the Calibre 17 movement behind a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal face, the face of the watch is hand-applied and it’s named after Jack Heuer, the man who designed and introduced the Carrera in 1963.