Shinya Kimura – Chabott Engineering

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This short film by Henrik Hansen about Shinya Kimura first came out just over 6 years ago, and it had a huge impact on both the custom motorcycle scene and the burgeoning world of motorcycle-centric short films. I’ve met a number of people recently who’ve never seen Shinya Kimura – Chabott Engineering and so despite the…

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Cure Collection: Curing Cancer With Cars

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The Cure Collection is a new release by Mason Watson, he’s been a strong proponent of breast cancer research after losing his mother to the disease a number of years ago. With this new collection Mason will be donating 20% of all funds raised to research for the disease by selling a series of designs…

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Ferrari F1/87 Cutaway Wallpaper

Ferrari F1-87 Cutaway Wallpaper

The Ferrari F1/87 gave the storied Italian marque its first back-to-back victories since 1981 – 6 years earlier. The car was so good towards the end of the 1987 season that Ferrari became favourites to win the championship the following year. This cutaway shows the all-new for 1987 90° 1.5 litre turbocharged V6 engine called the…

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The Engineering of Star Wars by Hans Jenssen

Star Wars by Hans Jenssen

Hans Jenssen is a staggeringly talented artist who was contracted by the team behind Star Wars in 1997 to create a series of hand-drawn illustrations of the inner engineering of various Star Wars vehicles and scenes. The fact that Hans doesn’t use any software or other digital means to create his work seems almost antiquated…

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The Automotive Art of Gregory Johnston

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Gregory Johnston is an artist with a deep passion for the golden era of European motorsports, for this collection he chose to use the materials and fabrication methods of the traditional Italian carrozzeria (coachbuilders). Johnston’s work incorporates parts, styles and methodology used by the engineers at Ferrari on both their sports cars and prototype racers, spanning…

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Behind the Scenes of The Women’s Motorcycle Exhibit

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The Women’s Motorcycle Exhibit is a series of photography collections by Lanakila MacNaughton, a Portland/Oregon resident and a member of the Hasselblad faithful. McNaughton’s work has been featured on Silodrome a number of times, as well as a huge cross section of other websites, magazines and art galleries. This short film offers a glimpse of Lanakila…

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The Art Of Amaury Dubois

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The art of Amaury Dubois is characterised by curves and intersecting layers, although his background is mostly in paint and canvas, he’s been working recently with photographic collages like the examples you see here. These pieces were all displayed to the public for the first time at Le Salon Rétromobile earlier this month in Paris, and…

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1-Of-1 Bespoke Car Posters

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1-Of-1 is a design company that offers a unique service – they’ll create a bespoke poster of your car or motorcycle measuring 495mm x 400mm, and then send it to you anywhere in the world. The service has quickly become popular with collectors and enthusiasts, many of whom give the posters pride of place in…

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1967 Ford Mustang Desk

Ford Mustang Desk

Unibro Design is a boutique company based in Austria that specialises in upcycling vintage car parts into designer furniture. This is their 1967 Ford Mustang Desk, it uses the boot lid of a ’67 notchback with a custom set of legs to create an eye-catching desk for home or office use. The desk has four…

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Plain City Poster by Rustle of Silk

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Rustle of Silk is a boutique French company that still uses original silkscreening techniques to produce posters from the 1970s and before. Each poster is printed by hand on 50cm x 70cm, 300 gram vanilla paper using a 5 colour screen printing procedure. Just 40 examples of this design will be produced, and each will…

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