Trucks sell well, fact. Whether it’s because of simple nostalgia or their long list of extremely useful design virtues, one thing is certain – trucks never go out of style. That means if you’re in the market for a collector vehicle that’s guaranteed to hold its appeal for a very long time, you just can’t go wrong with this classic Chevy from RK Motors. Featuring a vintage Thriftmaster motor, a liquid smooth body and a fully restored, original-style interior, this slick Task Force combines rock-solid drivability with awesome 50s style! Continue reading →
Yuri is a native of Japan with a deep and abiding love for air-cooled American motorcycles. She has never driven a car or ridden a scooter, but has ridden a hard-tail 1979 Shovelhead custom from one side of the USA to the other. Yuri’s first bike was a 1993 Harley-Davidson Fat Boy, which is not the easiest motorcycle in the world to learn on, and she recently moved to the United States and ordered a new custom from Hog Killers. These images are the work of the talented Lanakila MacNaughton. Via Silodrome.
This first bicycle is now on display at Will’s flagship store in Venice. The 1940s vintage-inspired cruiser pays tribute to a Western pre-revolution period and the orginal mode of transportation in America, horseback. The interpretation features two ornately embossed saddlebags and an embossed bike seat, as well as leather trimmings throughout the frame. The handle bars are also wrapped in oiled bridle leather that’s been elegantly detailed and hand-stitched. Continue reading →
Meet Adam Kallen and Alex DiMattio – two friends who come from very different backgrounds but are united in their dream of opening a new kind of motorcycle shop. Taking all of the things they love, coffee, clothing, accessories and of course motorcycles the friends found a space in Brooklyn and got to work. Filmed a few short weeks after opening… this is JANE’s story. Second in a series of short films for Whiskey Grade.
Modern high-top sneaker from the Vans Off The Wall (OTW) collection. The Alomar boot takes styling cues from Vans’ classic Chukka Boot, and infuses those subtleties with the fashionable aspects of a modern, slimmed-down high-top to create a shoe that pushes the boundaries between skate and street fashion. Scroll down for more images. Continue reading →
“Debrief: Apollo 8″ is a 1969 documentary about the story of man’s first journey in orbit around the Moon with comments on the significance of the Apollo 8 flight by several prominent Americans. The film features photography of the lunar surface, the Earth as seen from the Moon, and the on-board activities of Astronauts Frank Borman, James “Jim” Lovell, and William “Bill” Anders. It’s an interesting look at the mission from shortly after it actually took place, long before there were Shuttles, Virgin Galactic or Space X. If you’re a fan of vintage NASA, this film is a must watch.
Named after the building in Venice Beach where the Crocker motorcycles were made, comes 1346Venice. Owner, Chilli is paying homage to Crocker and is now manufacturing these bikes as collectors’ items.