Unlike its predecessors, the bespoke Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Concept features a carbon fiber body, new round tail light reflectors inspired by the classic rear view of a Zagato, while incorporating the same "bladed" LED technology as the "Vulcan". The 5.9-liter V12 has also been upgraded to output 600 PS, good for a sub 4-second sprint to 60mph and a top speed of 201mph. Continue reading for another video and more information.
BMW has unveiled its all-new 2002 Hommage, which pays tribute to the original 2002 Turbo from 1966. This updated model features an M tri-color front splitter, widebody fenders, snowflake wheels, and a ducktail spoiler on the outside. To keep the model's heritage, the Bavarian automaker matched the carbon trims match to its carbon-fiber band at the beltline, while an icy blue matte finish rounds off the clean look. Click here for more pictures of the 2002 Hommage. Continue reading for a live video from Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este.
Why camp, when you could stay in Dom'Up? Some may mistake this for a crashed UFO, especially at night, but this suspended treehouse cabin by Dutch arboriculturist Bruno de Grunne and architect Nicolas d'Ursel boasts a UV-resistant roof made from durable thermo-welded tarpaulin, making it perfect for a summer getaway. Simply attach the $28,000, 172-square-foot living space to two trees, and you'll be set to relax, as it uses the galvanized steel and natural wooden flooring for support. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including an interesting 1980s X-Men commercial.
Romanian designer Eduard Locota unveils his latest piece, the delMare. This amazing table combines marble with layers of acrylic glass to create an optical illusion that mimics the ocean floor. The $5,500 table is limited to just 35-pieces worldwide, stands on 3 legs, and looks different depending on your viewing angle, as well as the available light. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Studio Farris Architects have converted a small barn in Flanders, Belgium into a Tetris-inspired living space, complete with meeting room, library, and office desks. They first restored the building's original facade and then opened up a few walls to flood the interior with natural light. What really stands out are the block-like wood beams that act as bookshelves and stairs that lead up to a loft work space. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing what it's like to play around in 109MPH wind outside.
Winston Yeh's Rough Crafts is back at it again, and this time, with the Bavarian Fistfighter. Based on the BMW R nineT, this stealthy beast looks to have been pulled straight from Captain America: Civil War, complete with a matte black paint job. In addition to the 70s-style aluminum fuel tank, you'll find a custom fuel pump, battery, electronics box, and coolest of all, a redesigned headlight. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
This is not a scene from Lord of the Rings or The Hobbit, just a real-life tiny house by entrepreneur Kristie Wolfe in Washington state. Located on a 5.5 acre plot near Chelan, Washington, the 288-square-foot home boasts a bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, and living space, along with plenty of round windows as well as a stone fireplace. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
If an architect decided to convert a large Apple Store into a luxurious home, it would probably look like this custom-built abode in Zakynthos, Greece. Spanning a total of 2.5-acres, this minimalist property is tranquility at its finest, with only low traffic roads, vegetation and the beautiful blue sea. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Chop the top off a Lamborghini Aventador, give it a hot rod-style makeover, and you get this futuristic-looking carbon fiber vehicle. Created by Pawel Wisniewski and his friend Jans Slapins, this design draws inspiration from Formula 1 cars, the Plymouth Cuda, the Vought F4U Corsair and believe it or not, a 1960s-era refrigerator. It's powered by a twin-turbocharged V8, mated to a sequential 6-speed transmission. One thing we do know about its suspension is that the wheels have built-in brake rotors. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of the first 700MPH Hyperloop One test in Nevada.
Whether it be digital books or their paperback counterparts, there's nothing like bundling up in a small nook on a lazy day. To start things off, we have a room that features a hanging cocoon and book wheel. However, you're about to see other examples that range from minimalist to just a clever use of an otherwise normal wooden window frame. Continue reading to see them all. Click here for a few bonus spots.