Ford Escort Mk1 RS2000-R

Ford Escort Mk1 5

The Ford Escort Mk1 is perhaps Ford’s single largest success outside of the United States, over 2 million were built between 1968 and 1975, and the name still carries significant weight in the UK and much of Europe. The formula of the Mk1 was relatively simple, it had a stamped steel body, MacPherson strut independent…

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The County Knife By James

The County Knife By James

The County Knife By James was designed as a minimalist everyday carry knife suitable for those who work or live in environments where the carrying of larger knives is frowned upon or banned entirely. It has a blade length of 2.5 inches, which means it won’t create a bulge or weigh down your pockets, it’s…

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Icon 1000 Elsinore HP Boots

1947 Indian Chief Roadmaster

Indian Chief Roadmaster 5

The Indian Chief Roadmaster was the top of the model line for the Springfield, Massachusetts, based motorcycle manufacturer in the post WWII period. It offered a fully sprung frame with both front and rear suspension, a springer front end and plunger-type rear, at a time when its main rival only offered a hard tail frame –…

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Twin Spark Off Road Icon Posters

Twin Spark Posters

Twin Spark is a small printshop based in Bandung, Indonesia – and this is their first run of posters. The theme is off road icons, and it includes 4 silkscreened prints in total, including 2 Land Rovers, a Toyota FJ40, and a VW Thing. Each print costs $15 USD, they’re printed on Canson Montval paper (300…

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1972 Lamborghini Miura SV

Lamborghini Miura SV 2

This Lamborghini Miura SV was one of the 10 last produced by the factory in 1972, it has production number 751 and 762 was the last one off the production line. It was sold new to Captain Arthur Mechin, a former RAF pilot who had served in WWII and like many Englishmen who called sub-Saharan…

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Toyota FJ40 Cutaway Wallpaper

Toyota FJ40 Cutaway Wallpaper

Toyota released its first 4×4 for public sale in 1951, it was essentially a clone of the American Jeep but over the decades that followed the Japanese honed the design into something unique – and much loved around the world. Today the FJ40 stands as probably the most famous of the early Japanese 4x4s, and…

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1943 Willys Jeep With Trailer

Willys-Jeep-1

The Willys Jeep is a little 4×4 that would go on to punch well above its weight as the history of the automobile unfolded across the 20th Century – every 4×4 currently in existence can trace a significant portion of its heritage directly back to the American military’s little green beast. As the Second World…

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Stylmartin Continental Boots

Stylmartin Continental Boots

The Stylmartin Continental Boots are a new design for 2016 from the Italian motorcycle gear manufacturer, they’ve been developed to closely resemble the iconic HighPoint riding boots from 1970s motocross that’ll be immediately familiar to anyone who was there – or anyone who’s a fan of vintage off road racing. The Continental Boots are made…

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Top 5 Vintage Motorcycles On eBay This Week

Top 5 Motorcycles

We found a broad array of bikes this week so we decided to nail it down to 5 that look the most fun to ride – although you’d want deep pockets to push a bike like the Black Shadow anywhere near its limits. Each week I pick out a personal favourite, this week it came…

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Barebones Canyon Lantern

Barebones Canyon Lantern

The Barebones Canyon Lantern is a lithium-ion powered LED lantern that can provide both directional and ambient light – thanks to its extensible front lens. It’s also capable of recharging your electronic devices on the go thanks to its USB port, which is used to recharge its own battery or to top up the battery…

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Gilera 106SS

Gilera 106SS

Although Gilera is perhaps more famous nowadays for producing small-capacity scooters, there was a time when they took the fight to the greatest racing motorcycle manufacturers in the world and won. The company claimed the 500cc World Championship in 1950, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1957 as well as 1st and 2nd place at the 1955 Isle…

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