Tag Archives: Off-Road

King Cobra ATV: a quad bike in a King Cobra’s body

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(image credit: Cectek) Cectek King Cobra ATV | US$tbc | www.cectek.com

i know there are a slew of electric vehicles coming up lately, but this ferocious-looking beast here isn’t one. straight out from Taiwanese firm, Cectek, is this King Cobra ATV that spells fun. beneath it’s menacing look lies a four-stroke 500 EFI single overhead cam engine mated to a CVT automatic transmission with Cectek knob selector (H, L,N, R). this liquid cooled engine pushes out 30 kW (40 hp) and 44 Nm of torque to its two wheels or four wheels, selectable by the rider. Continue reading King Cobra ATV: a quad bike in a King Cobra’s body

An Inside Look At The Custom Mercedes-Benz Zetros Trucks

the pair of custom Mercedes-Benz Zetros that we featured last week, are probably the coolest trucks ever. the highlight of these trucks are the interior and its amenities, therefore it would be a shame that we don’t get to see how the interior looks like. fret not, as today, we have the opportunity to take a peek inside these magnificent trucks. check out the (many) images after the break. tell me you aren’t impressed. Continue reading An Inside Look At The Custom Mercedes-Benz Zetros Trucks

Mercedes-Benz Zetros Turned Into a Luxurious Hunting Vehicle

hunting in the mountains of Mongolia requires a steadfast transport and usually that would be horses (for Mongolians, i reiterate). however, this pair of businessmen friends decided that the Mercedes-Benz Zetros 6×6 will get the job done more efficiently – probably, the hassle of pitching tents for multi-day hunt and the beating by the elements formed part of the consideration. not one, but two Zetros 6×6 outfitted with special bodies and interior fittings were delivered to Ulan-Bator, Mongolia. one of the Zetros even has a vehicle bay that’s sized to fit a Quad Bike. Continue reading Mercedes-Benz Zetros Turned Into a Luxurious Hunting Vehicle

FiiK electric skateboard has wireless control and ABS braking

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(image credit: FiiK) Fiik Electric Skateboard | from US$650.00 | www.fiikskateboards.com

i wouldn’t say the Fiik electric skateboard is a technological marvel but it certainly removes the kicking out of skateboarding, physically and what’s more, it gives you the satisfaction of going off-road which are often off-limits to conventional skateboards. introducting the Fiik electric skateboard, a range of electric powered skateboards that lets you cruise the street, as well as maneuvering lawns and dirt ground, effortlessly. Continue reading FiiK electric skateboard has wireless control and ABS braking

this concept Quad Bike is gunning for the green trail

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seriously, the last thing we would expect to go electric is the Quad bike. then again, even racing bikes are going all electric, why shouldn’t a Quad bike? traditionally, Quad bikes are used as a recreational vehicle rather than a transport due to road legality in most countries but that doesn’t mean it don’t need to move on to the greener pasture. The Quad Electric Bike by The Quad Electric Bike by Facundo Elias is powered by a 48v electric motor, juiced up by 4 x 750amp batteries which should provide a good three hours of sand dune fun upon a full charge, that takes about 6-8 hours depending the voltage used. Continue reading this concept Quad Bike is gunning for the green trail

Husqvarna announced the World Championship Meo TE250 Replica

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motocross fans will be please to know that a replica championship bike won’t cost you an arm or a leg. seriously, where can find something that said ‘replica’ and be affordable at the same time? not to mention a millimeter perfect replica that can claim to be affordable. Continue reading Husqvarna announced the World Championship Meo TE250 Replica

futuristic DARPA Transformer is a flying car, literally

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remember the cartoon M.A.S.K.? all the heroes and villains vehicle are dual-role vehicle. meaning they can transform into another mode of transport or transform itself from a family-friendly SUV into a weapon-loaded battle-ready transport. well, looks like the DARPA‘s Transformer is the real life M.A.S.K. vehicle – its a Humvee and a helicopter rolled into one. Continue reading futuristic DARPA Transformer is a flying car, literally

21st century skateboard: MXB Shocker Motocrossboard

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(photo credit: motocrossboard.com) MXB Shocker Motocrossboard | from US$2,999 | www.motocrossboard.com

welcome the 21st century skateboard. while hover board has yet to be realized, we have to make do with the electric powered skateboard, and one that can go off road. Performance Concepts has a 2011 MXB Motocrossboard that is electric powered and can go off road. sounds cool? read on. Continue reading 21st century skateboard: MXB Shocker Motocrossboard

all terrain-buster: Hanebrink Electric All-Terrain Vehicle

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Hanebrink All-Terrain Vehicle | from US$5,500 | www.fortunehanebrink.com

this is probably the coolest bicycle ever. from it’s ultra fat tires, you know it is not your ordinary electric bike. Hanebrink Electric All-Terrain Vehicle is designed by National Champion Cyclist and NASA aerospace engineer, Dan Hanebrink. it all started 10 years ago when Hanebrink was approached by an Arctic explorer looking for an alternative to skis that could take him and his equipment across the Antarctica… well, the rest is history. this is the evolution from what began 10 years ago. Continue reading all terrain-buster: Hanebrink Electric All-Terrain Vehicle

ready to deploy with 2011 Jeep Wrangler Call of Duty: Black Ops Edition

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rejoice! fans of Call of Duty! it’s less than a month before we can get our hands on the much anticipated Call of Duty: Black Ops and you can now celebrate your dedication to this game by purchasing the Jeep Wrangler Call of Duty: Black Ops Edition, which incidentally will be appearing in the game too. isn’t that awesome? not only you get to drive it in the game, but you can also command this handsome vehicle in real life. just remember to drive safely, you are not in black ops when do your grocery shopping. Continue reading ready to deploy with 2011 Jeep Wrangler Call of Duty: Black Ops Edition