Tag Archives: Off-Road

Scarpar off-road skateboard is now open for reservation

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(credit: Scarpar) Scarpar Off-Road Skateboard | From US$2,800.00 | scarpar.com

Love powered skateboarding but do not what a gas guzzler? Well, why not give the Scarpar All-terrain Powerboard a go? Created by Australia-based startup, the Scarpar comes in two versions: the Model S and Model X. the Model S comes equipped with two 750 W motors that’s capable of a top speed of 18 mph while the Model X has a pair of 1.5 kW DC motors that propels it up to 28 mph. That sounds kind of a little too fast for something that we have nothing to hold on to. Continue reading Scarpar off-road skateboard is now open for reservation

Mercedes-Benz new luxuriously appointed G-Class

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(credit: Daimler) (above) Mercedes-Benz G-Class – BA3 Final Edition will come in two variants

Mercedes-Benz recently announced two new, luxuriously appointed G-Class models to usher in the spring season. enhancements are restricted mainly to aesthetic which includes extensive stainless steel package and AMG body kits. the two models, one is based on the short-wheelbase Station Wagon, while the other is based on the long wheelbase vehicle. in general, chrome package and other “comfort-enhancing” extras dominate these two models. Continue reading Mercedes-Benz new luxuriously appointed G-Class

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