Atacama Motorcycle Expedition Tent

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The Redverz Motorcycle Expedition Tent is now in its third iteration, each generation of the tent has been slightly improved and the new Series III version (named Atacama) is no exception. The standout feature of the Redverz Tent is the inclusion of a large motorcycle bay designed to accommodate a full-size expedition bike along the…

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Top 5 Cafe Racers on eBay This Week

Honda CB500 Cafe Racer

I came across a beautiful Norton Commando this week while researching for this list, it’s one of those motorcycles I could very easily fling my wallet open for and it’s only the thought of my frowning bank manager that managed to rein me in. Elsewhere on eBay this week I found a lovely CB750 with…

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Apollo 13 Owners’ Workshop Manual

Apollo 13 Owners Workshop Manual

The Apollo 13 Owners’ Workshop Manual is one of the most detailed and reader-friendly books about the Apollo 13 mission currently in print. It’s the work of David Baker – a veteran of the Apollo Space Program and a man who was actually in the room working with the other engineers on the consumables calculations…

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Yamaha XV950 Custom

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The new Yamaha XV950 is a motorcycle designed to target the fast growing mid-size cruiser segment, Yamaha released the model in 2013 and it’s quickly found a strong foothold for itself not just in the United States by across Europe and Asia as well. I have to admit that when I first saw the bike…

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Hip Flasks by Iron & Glory

Hip Flasks

Iron & Glory is a relatively new company based out of Brooklyn in New York City, the brand puts a strong emphasis on low-volume handmade gear and their current range of hip flasks also offer buyers the ability to have them custom engraved when ordering. Each flask is made from 100% stainless steel and can…

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Belstaff Esses Gloves

Belstaff Esses Gloves

The Belstaff Esses Glove is a new release from the historic British motorcycle gear manufacturer for 2015. Far from being just another good-looking glove with no real protection built-in, the Esses glove has flexible D3O protective armour across the knuckles and palms with an outer shell of full grain goat napa leather. The internal lining…

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Automotive Art by Andrew McGeachy

Jaguar D Type Le Mans

Andrew McGeachy is a native of Scotland who has lived in Switzerland for the past 24 years, his art is known for being emotive and highly effective at capturing the speed and chaos of vintage motor racing. These two canvases show two of the most historically significant racing circuits in the world – Monte Carlo…

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BMW R75/5 by Ton-Up Garage

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This BMW R75/5 by the team at Ton-Up Garage is a good illustration of the new movement towards restomodding motorcycles without necessarily customising them into cafe racers, scramblers, bobbers, flat trackers or any other sub-genre popular with custom motorcycle builders. The idea of restomodding cars isn’t a new one, nor is it without its own…

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Kevlar Denim Motorcycle Jacket

Kevlar Denim Jacket

Simon James Cathcart is a designer on a mission to bring what is arguably the best denim in the world (Japanese ring-spun selvedge denim) to the western world, with clothing cut to suit western bodies – which often don’t quite fit into Japanese sizes. Simon is also an avid motorcyclist so his new collection includes…

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Honda CB550F SuperSport

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The Honda CB550F SuperSport is a motorcycle that’s lived in the shadow of its larger sibling, the CB750F, for the past 40 years. Despite the fame of the CB750 and its reputation as being the first superbike, its slightly smaller stable mate was, and still is, an outstanding motorcycle. It was produced between 1974 and…

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