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John Deere Gave Its Gator Utility Vehicles The Tactical Edge With Midnight Black Makeover

black is commonly associated with tactical. green is often associated with John Deere’s machines. so what happens when you give the typical green and yellow John Deere machines, specifically the XUV825i and RSX850i, a black makeover? result: super badass Midnight Black Special Edition Gators. we hate to be pragmatic here, but it is true that such sport vehicles look more awesome in black. oh then again, these aren’t actually sport vehicles per se (they are utility vehicles), but still, black is awesome, no matter what. the Midnight Black Special Edition Gators are both garbed in custom matte black paint job, topped with charcoal graphics for the added tactical effect, or at least, to add some ‘relief’ that makes them look so brilliant. Continue reading John Deere Gave Its Gator Utility Vehicles The Tactical Edge With Midnight Black Makeover

smart for-us concept electric pickup truck

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(photos: Daimler) smart for-us concept electric pickup truck | US$tba | int.smart.com

i bet you didn’t think a pickup truck would be plausible from auto maker smart and better yet, an useful compact utility that will not make any lady look too manly. to this day, pickup trucks are reserved for the hardworking men who uses them as their daily workhorses but it is obvious that the smart for-us concept electric pickup truck does not belong to that category. targeted at the young and the young-at-heart who lead an active lifestyle, the smart for-us is formulation of cool design, eco-friendliness, practical loading, and compactness that is essential in this 21st century urban traffic condition. despite its compact dimension of just 3547mm (11.6 feet) long, 1506mm (4.9 feet) wide and 1701mm (5.6 feet) tall, it still boast an useable 900mm (3 feet) cargo area. Continue reading smart for-us concept electric pickup truck

Toyota to showoff Ultimate Motocross Truck at SEMA 2011

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(photos: Toyota) Toyota Ultimate Motocross Truck | US$tba | www.toyota.com

in what i thought was an ultimate collaboration, Toyota has announced the Ultimate Motocross Truck that has been pimped out by West Coast Customs with the input from DC Shoes. just imagine this: a proven truck, a renowned custom chop shop, and a specialist in extreme sports footwear – what could have been better? this Toyota Ultimate Motocross Truck will make its official debut at tomorrow’s SEMA 2011 and is the result of the valuable feedback from real Motocross sportsmen. building upon Toyota’s Tundra Double Cab 4 x 4 that’s powered by a massive 5.7-liter V8 power plant and mated to a six-speed electronically-controlled transmission with intelligence, West Coast Customs introduced a host of mods that transformed the Tundra that’s capable of handling the roughest terrain and at the same time, outfitted with features that a Motocross rider will need. Continue reading Toyota to showoff Ultimate Motocross Truck at SEMA 2011