Lexus x Star Wars

Culture

"OK, so this post is little more than an excuse to share an epicly cool Star Wars graphic.But the imagined tech behind not only the Landspeeder used by Luke Skywalker, but of course the hoverboard that appeared in Back "

How to Create a Desert Sled

Bikes

"The Desert Sled.Three little words that evoke romance in many a motorcyclist's mind. You can't help but picture golden California sunsets, freedom, sex, love and Bud Ekins. But how do you get your bog-standard Triumph Bonneville into the right "

The Boss Mustang

Cars

"The Boss Mustang was the daddy Mustang.It might not be as pretty as the lighter ponies, but with 'Stang with extended everything, which was introduced in 1969, was the the star of the early seventies show.The longer, wider, beefier "

Syd Mead: Auto-Futurist

People Culture

"Syd Mead is a self-created industry.He deals in colour, line and imagination - and his vision of an automotive future has seen his work featured in films like Blade Runner, Tron and Johnny Mnemonic.But we just dig the "

Speedway Evolution

"A simple frame. Direct drive. Wide bars. Tiny tank.The fundamentals of a speedway bike have changed as little as the art of the oval itself.Here are nine bikes from nine decades.Can you spot the changes?[gallery link=""

Dirt Quake IV is HERE!

Bikes Culture

"In case you hadn't noticed, there's a lot to be said for the simple joy of racing a motorbike around an oval dirt track.While the noble sport of speedway may be the root of these things, the shale is "

Speedway Star!

Bikes People

"What do you think is the ongoing appeal of speedway as a motorsport?The speed and the danger aspect are ever-present as part of its appeal, but one of the sport’s greatest assets is being able to see the "

The Anatomy of a Speedway Bike

Bikes

"Simplicity is extremely difficult to achieve.While the apparent straightforwardness of the oval is one of speedway’s key appeals there are a raft of mechanical subtleties on a speedway bike that help achieve the zen like flow of the "

Gallery: The Art of Speedway

Bikes

"Speedway’s history reaches way back to a time when there were no computers, no electronic timings, no million dollar sponsorship deals and no TV coverage. Still, this stripped down sport of working class heroes produced a noble visual culture. "

Speedway Timeline

Bikes

"Cardiff's Millennium Stadium. The Adrian Flux FIM British Speedway Grand Prix. The place is packed to the rafters.It’s clear to see that speedway today has a large and loyal following. And why not? What’s not to like? "

Volcan 4×4

Cars

"OK, in a month when we've been fetishising old Land Rovers it's worth mentioning that other off-roaders are available.And Toyota's totemic Land Cruiser brand, as well as Nissan's boxy patrol contender, contain in their number some of the most "

Guy Martin x Triumph Speed Record Attempt

Bikes

"Triumph Motorcycles have confirmed their new land speed record attempt with greasy national treasure Guy MartinOur kid will be hitting the salt at Bonneville astride the Triumph Rocket III Streamliner, which is powered by two turbocharged, methanol-drinking 2.3 litre Triumph "