Month: November 2019

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Elon Musk broke a lot of norms when he launched Tesla’s new Cybertruck this past week. While no one doubts the value of many features the new offering has to offer, the straight-edged appearance of the truck was something that almost universally jeered… well, maybe not by Lego builders. As it turns out, they did…

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We’ve likely all seen those printed paper foldable model car plans… be they nicely printed card stock books at the local craft store, or simply Google image searchable rainy day kid activities. And, while they may be from the same paper genre, Paper Legend takes the idea of foldable paper models to a whole new…

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We’ll admit it. we have a soft spot for scale model manufacturer OttOmobile and their recent run of vintage Group B rally cars complete with support truck transporters. This time around, it’s the fantastic Peugeot 205 T16 along with a Peugeot J5 van and trailer in 1:18 scale. Maybe it’s the #vanlife movement that burgeons…

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There’s no doubt that Ford vs. Ferrari is calling back the late 1960s Le Mans vibe more than ever before. Rocketing to #1 at the box office in its first week out, there’s obviously a lot to love about the legendary battle between the blue oval and the prancing horse. For fans of that, and…

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News of two more 2020 Lego Speed Champions kits came today via Car & Driver Magazine. And, while Audi and Ferrari aren’t exactly new in the Speed Champions garage, the models reach into different parts of the brands represented. In Audi’s case, it’s a Group B spec Sport quattro rally car. For Ferrari, it’s the…

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The trend of carbon fiber use in the world of chronographs is something we seriously love. Pairing the latest carbon fiber tech with something as (pardon the pun) timeless as a classic chronograph just seems right. Take for instance the new Chronofighter Superlight Carbon Tourbillograph. Carbon case, rubber straps… it’s anything but retro. PRESS RELEASE:…

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New joint venture champions a commitment to push the boundaries of what’s possible on two wheels Collaborative programme of research and development, data analysis and knowledge-sharing Topics will include lightweight engineering, aerodynamics and advanced material manufacturing (Hethel, UK – 22 October 2019) – Internationally recognised automotive consultancy Lotus Engineering and world-leading bicycle component manufacturer Hope Technology…

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Bentley Motors and Graf von Faber-Castell launch an exclusive new collection of writing instruments New Ebony series combines natural luxury materials with finest quality craftsmanship Incomparable design appeals to automotive lovers and connoisseurs of fine writing culture Three distinctive writing instruments unite opulence and purpose (Crewe, 5th November, 2019)  A unique partnership is continuing its journey in…