BMW R45 by Cytech

BMW R45 Front

The BMW R45 has never really enjoyed the icon status of its larger stablemates, the smaller engine (473cc) and lower power output (35hp) does have one significant advantage over the larger bikes from BMW – fuel economy. I’ve heard R45 owners wax lyrical about this subject for years have I’ve encountered claims of 55mpg right…

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1957 Ford Courier Sedan Delivery

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This pristine 1957 Ford Courier Sedan Delivery is a far cry from what we consider a delivery vehicle in the modern age – We’re more used to seeing wheezing diesels puttering into our driveways with deliveries, but it wasn’t always like this. In 1957 when gasoline was cheap and global warming was just something that…

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Mustang by Luis Pérez

Ford Mustang Steering Wheel

The beautiful image you see above is a photo-realistic painting by Luis Pérez, a talented Spanish artist whose work has been displayed in London, Hamburg and Zurich. He specialises in creating images that look like well-taken photographs at first glance – only becoming noticeable as a painting after closer examination. The Mustang steering wheel above…

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Top 5 Cafe Racers on eBay This Week

Honda Motorcycle

There’s a broad assortment of unusual cafe racers on eBay this week, in fact it’s probably the most interesting one yet – For the aficionados of American iron there’s a Panhead-based bike that took 1st place at the Scandinavian Championships of Custom Motorcycle Building in 2012, for the lovers of Italian styling there’s a beautiful little Ducati…

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Rossling & Co. Automatic Wristwatch

Wristwatch

Rossling & Co. is a relatively new watch company founded to meet the demand for a slim, automatic wristwatch at an affordable price point. The first watch developed by Rossling was funded on Kickstarter in November last year and the company has just launched their second round of fundraising for their second model – somewhat…

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American Felling Axe

American Felling Axe

The American Felling Axe by Best Made Co. is a wood chopper for those who are slightly more serious about cutting logs than your average weekend camper. Each of these axes has a drop forged, American-made 5160 alloy steel head that is hardened to a Rockwell hardness rating of 54-56 HRC – which sounds impressive…

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Terrain Pannier

motorcycle pannier bag

The Terrain Pannier is the result of a collaboration between Iron and Resin & Sons of Trade, it’s designed to fit to most older motorcycles (and older-styled motorcycles) – specifically bikes with a single side exhaust, rear frame rails and twin rear shock absorbers. The water-resistant cotton canvas pannier can be converted to a messenger…

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