Lucky Cat Garage's BMW R100 Sprintbeemer appears to be straight from a science fiction movie, but this cafe racer is real, and built around a rigid BMW 2 frame. It's powered by a lightly tuned RS Boxer engine, paired with an inverted '92 R100 R gearbox, while a slick square drag tire on a lightened hub manages traction in the rear. Since there's no need for speedometer, you'll only find a Scitsu Tachometer nestled in behind the aerodynamic fairing. Click here to view the first image in this week's things that look like other things gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a creepy VR zombie game.
Inspired by the Yamaha BW200 and based on a Honda XR650L donor with Yamaha WR250R forks, the Classified Moto BW650 is a sight to behold for motorcycle enthusiasts. Featuring custom triple trees, a stainless exhaust, intake, upholstered waxed canvas, a luxurious leather seat, and oversized STI Black Diamond tires. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.
The Snoped may not look practical, but this snowmobile meets cafe racer does look like a blast out in the wild. Featuring a sleek black aluminum chassis, padded black seat, and vertical headlamps / taillamps appear to be straight from Rey's Force Awakens Speeder. Its powered by a 90cc motor, while Chrysler Sno-runner track ensures you run smooth over any obstacles. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing just how much fuel jet engines actually use.
Lazareth has been known to create some crazy motorcycles, but none have looked as sleek as the LM-847. This Quad Motorcycle is powered by a Maserati-sourced 4.7L V8 engine that produces an impressive 470-horsepower. This isn't just a shell, as the video above shows, as it's designed to lean into turns, while its distinctive headlamps are sure to be a common sight for competitors on the track. 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 a surreal (yet real) bulldozer battle that took place on the streets of China.
The Orion Streamliner, by automotive designer Mehmet Doruk Erdem, combines form with function. This carbon fiber motorcycle sports an extreme lowered stance that probably wouldn't do too well on uneven surfaces, but may improve handling around a smooth track, while zipping through turns with its turbocharged engine. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The Confederate G2 P51 Combat Fighter Motorcycle isn't just a non-functional museum piece, as the entire bike hand-crafted from 6061 aerospace billet aluminum. That's right, this stealth black beast not only has an industry-first structural intake box that ties straight into the CNC'd structural intake manifold, but also unitized engine block and heads that generate 200-horsepower. Unfortunately, it's limited to only 61 units worldwide. 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 an interesting Batman Lamborghini Uber prank.
You've probably seen the "Dark as Knight" motorcycle helmet previously, but now one owner has upgraded it with a GoPro mount, and the footage is awesome to say the least. Just to recap, it's based on the GMax GM48S Platinum Series full face motorcycle helmet, and features several coats of black automotive paint, along with a clear coat finish to give it the glossy look. Yes, the GMax helmet is DOT approved, so it's not just for show. 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 showing how to make your own flexible tablet stand.
You first saw the concept image late last year, but now, the actual Honda Neowing concept has surfaced. For those who aren't familiar with this leaning trike, it's powered by a horizontally opposed four-cylinder, paired with an electric motor. Its two-leaning-wheels arrangement up front takes inspiration from Piaggio's quirky MP3. In the rear, you'll find a chopper-style tire mounted to a single-sided swing arm. No word yet on 0-60 or 1/4 mile times yet, but we're guessing it'll fall slightly short of the Lazareth Wazuma R1 super trike. 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 showing what happens when a red hot nickel ball gets dropped in liquid nitrogen-cooled gun powder.
Marvel fans rejoice! HJC has unveiled a line of officially licensed Marvel motorcycle helmets that almost look too cool to wear, and they include: Iron Man, Captain America and The Punisher. Each one features an advanced polycarbonate composite shell for superior fit and comfort using advanced CAD technology, along with an otically-superior Pinlock 100% Max Vision-prepared face shield. Continue reading for more pictures.
There's the V12-powered model, and then Lazareth's new E-Wazuma, an all-electric quad that produces 490 Nm (361 lb-ft) of torque, right off the line. This is made possible with it rear-mounted, dual 30 kW motor system. For now, it's just a prototype, but the company says that it could be built and used on the road without any significant effort, since it's already cleared French regulations. 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 an incredible metal tribute to Apple ringtones.