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Tesla Solar Tiles

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A report by Bloomberg on Tesla’s solar tiles, a technology they attained through the acquisition of Solar City.  They are apparently already on backorder, but it will be interesting to see first-hand customer reviews as they start to roll these out of the factories.

Rock “Bouncers” Taking on the Leap of Faith at Rush Offroad

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I’ve heard of rock crawlers before, but this is the first I’ve seen rock bouncers – the name definitely seems to make sense though, rather than crawl, these guys are full throttle and ready to bounce if needed.

Nearly Silent Off-Road Racing – EV West’s Electric Baja Bug

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This was first posted 4 years ago, but EV West built the first all electric baja race car. In this video them stayed away from any background music so you can hear just how quiet the electric motor of this race vehicle is.

Ripsaw EV2 Luxury Tank

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The Ripsaw EV2 Luxury Tank easily handling the cold snow blanketing environments and frozen lakes.

Shipping Container Homes

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Whether people are looking for a more environmentally friendly alternative to building a house, looking to reduce their carbon footprint with a smaller house, or building a large luxury home, shipping containers have been used in all sorts of varying house designs.

1968 Mustang Villain

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A restomod 1968 Mustang Villain built by Classic Creations of Yukon, Oklahoma.

GoPro: Driven Series | James Stewart Ep. 2

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Episode 2 of GoPro’s Driven Series features motocross living legend James Stewart.

GoPro: Driven Series | Ken Block Ep. 1

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A small glimpse into the life of DC Shoes co-founder and rally car driver Ken Block.

BJ Baldwin’s Recoil 3 – Sasquatch Hunter

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This time Baldwin is running through Tacoma, WA in search of Bigfoot.

2018 2nd Gen Nissan LEAF Unveiled

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The 2018 has finally been unveiled, it will come with a 40kw battery which appears to be handle about a 150 mile range per charge.  It seems the 2019 models may offer a larger battery which will provide further range.  In competing with companies that have autonomous driving, Nissan will offer their “Pro Pilot Assist” on the 2018 LEAF.

Additional features include Apple Carplay, Android Auto, lane departure and blind spot warnings, and something called ePedal which apparently allows you to drive with practically just one pedal for regular driving conditions (where you don’t have to slow down abruptly) while producing regenerative breaking.