Paying tribute to Jeep's military vehicles of the past, the Crew Chief 715 Concept crosses the Wrangler Unlimited with the Kaiser M715 military vehicle. It comes complete with a 4-inch lift kit, Fox shocks, off-road rock rails, 20-inch wheels on 40-inch tires, an on-board air system, 5-foot cargo bed for all your gear, and Dana axles. Inside, you'll find plush leather bucket seats, aircraft-style control switches, and a large, dash-mounted compass. 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 Chewbacca Mom meeting none other than Force Awakens director J.J. Abrams.
Philips Hue Lux LED Personal Wireless Starter Kit provides a personal and interactive way to control lighting from a smart mobile device or tablet, and it's being offered for only $39.99 shipped, today only, originally $79.99. It enables use of light in a variety of functionality such as timers, alarms, geo-fencing and soft security elements. The hue lux offers a soft white light similar to your regular household incandescent light bulb. Product page. Continue reading for another video review and more information.
For those who would rather travel light on a cross-country trip, look no further than a Base Camp Expedition Trailer. Available in several models, this tiny trailer is certainly more than meets the eye. Featuring plenty of storage, an integrated shower head with curtain, a pull-out gas grill, kitchen sink, magnetic knife rack, gun box, communication box, and even a pop-up rooftop tent. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
If you've always wanted to drive a dune buggy on the road, then the Zarooq Sand Racer should be on your shortlist. Priced from $100K, it's powered by a mid-mounted 3.5L V6 engine that produces up to 500-horsepower, mated to a paddle-controlled 6-speed automatic transmission, sending power to the rear wheels. Its 2,300-ound tube chassis is made from high-strength steel, while the body itself is entirely fiberglass. Fox shocks provide 12.4 inches of ground clearance, and A/C, along with racing suede-wrapped steering wheel, ensure a comfortable ride in all weather. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a stack of 100 CDs being crushed by a hydraulic press.
Previously only available in the UK, the Ariel Nomad has now hit US soil, and it's crazier than ever. At just 1,430 pounds, this street legal, off-road buggy is powered a Honda-sourced 2.4L four cylinder engine that generates 230 horses and 220 lb-ft of torque, good for a 0-60 time of 3.4-seconds. Continue reading for another video and more information.
Armatix, the main company who is currently developing a smart-gun for sale in the US., has just released its .22-caliber iP1 handgun. This firearm only functions after its owner enters a 5-digit code into a special watch that comes with the weapon. This device then sends a wireless signal to a computer chip embedded inside the gun, allowing it to fire. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the fie most popular viral videos today, including one of an interesting shoelace life hack.
Kikkerland's CD06 Grenade Screwdriver Set may look cool, but probably not something you want to bring on travels, and it's being offered for only $10 shipped, today only. The manufacturer claims that it's really easy to use, simply pop the top off, undo the latch, open, insert the driver, and you're ready to work. Product page. Continue reading for another picture and more information.
APWorks, a subsidiary of Airbus, has created a 3D-printed motorcycle, called "Light Rider", one in which they tout as "the world's lightest motorcycle." At just 77-pounds with the electric motor, the 13-pound frame is held together with a web of aluminum alloy powder that they call "Scalmalloy". Despite its weight, this material has nearly the specific strength of titanium, especially when multiple layers are fused together. It has a top speed of 50mph and will cost $56,095 when released. Continue reading for a video and more information.
Fiskar's 29" Machete Axe is perfect for the zombie apocalypse (or just gardening), and it's being offered for $38.67 shipped today. In the real world, it offers a better way to tame the fast-growing vegetation in your yard and garden, especially when clearing large areas or chopping through tough materials. The ultra-sharp, rust-resistant blade is thoughtfully shaped for a wide range of tasks, helping to speed your work while leaving one hand free to pile cuttings. Get one here now. Continue reading for a demonstration video and more information.
The problem with most solar-powered products on the market is that there just isn't an easy way to maximize panel efficiency without risk damaging the device itself. Sticker Phone aims to change that as it's a basic mobile phone you can easily attach to any glass window for instant charging. Once charging is complete, simply pull it off, and you'll be ready to call. Continue reading for another picture and more information.