100% Barstow Snake River Goggles

Motorcycle Goggles

The motorcycle goggles produced by Barstow are amongst the best in the world, and the new company has quickly earned itself a place on the gear rack of many motorcyclists. Although they’re based on the design of off-road goggles used in vintage Hare and Hound desert races, Barstow uses modern materials and modern ergonomics –…

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Matchless-Vickers Military Motorcycle

Military Motorcycle

The idea of taking a motorcycle and attaching a machine gun to it seems to have occurred to someone very shortly after the motorcycle was first invented. The benefits of a mobile machine gun are fairly obvious, especially when you throw in the additional capabilities of a motorcycle. The First World War was the first…

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The Photography Of Amy Shore

Amy Shore

Amy Shore is a photographer who appeared relatively recently on the automotive scene and has quickly become one of its new leading lights. She’s based in the United Kingdom and it’s almost a certainty that you’ve seen her work before, as she’s been published with Classic Driver, Goodwood, Octane, Evo, Drive, Ramp, Iron & Air…

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1968 De Tomaso Mangusta

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Alejandro de Tomaso was a popular Argentinian racing driver who moved to Italy as a young man, allegedly to escape prosecution in his home country for his part in a political conspiracy that, if successful, would have fundamentally changed the modern face of the country. In the 1950s, shortly after his arrival in Italy, de…

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Range Rover Classic Wallpaper

Vintage Range Rover Wallpaper

The original Range Rover arrived on the scene in 1970 and quickly established the then-new genre of the luxury SUV. The design of the Range Rover was largely developed by the Rover engineers, initially as an aluminium skin to cover the steel body – to make it legal for road testing. The designer loved the…

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Tim Allen’s Brawler GT-R

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The Brawler GT is a handmade sport cruiser by Dar Holdsworth and the talented team over at Darwin Motorcycles, it was designed from the ground up as an all-American motorcycle that could be used as a daily rider, a canyon carver or a continent crosser – depending on the mood of the owner. After having…

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Racing Legends: John Surtees

John Surtees

I’ve come across a disconcertingly significant number of motorcyclists in recent weeks who don’t know who John Surtees is, so I spent this afternoon hunting around for a suitable documentary that will help bring people who don’t know of him up to speed. Just to pique your interest, Surtees is the only man to ever…

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Suzuki Katana by Icon 1000

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The Suzuki Katana is a bike that had a major impact on motorcycle design from its introduction in 1981 through to the modern day, many overlook the model due to its divisive design, but the older it gets the more popular it seems to become. Early in its life the Katana split opinions within the…

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Burnham Watch by Oak & Oscar

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The new Burnham Watch by Oak & Oscar is another strong indication that the almost forgotten art of American watchmaking is making a much overdue comeback. At the heart of the Burnham is an automatic Swiss Soprod movement, this is housed in a 42mm stainless steel case with a sapphire crystal front and back. The…

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Essential Wallet by Bici Couture

Minimalist Wallet

The Essential Wallet by Bici Couture is a masterclass in EDC minimalism, each is made from full grain leather and is stitched with waxed thread by hand. Bici Couture offers the wallet in black, natural, saddle tan and mahogany – with the mahogany version being displayed here. Buy Here

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Group B: The Ultimate Rally

Group B The Ultimate Rally

Group B: The Ultimate Rally is one of the better documentaries about the golden era of rally, one of the reasons it’s so good is because it was filmed at the time – rather than being compiled from clips decades later. The list of legendary rally drivers and rally cars seen in this film is…

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