Tag Archives: carbon fiber

  • KLOS Ukulele Is Nearly Indestructible (Video)

    KLOS Ukulele Is Nearly Indestructible (Video)

    I’ve never been a ukulele owner or player, but it’s always struck me as a somewhat fragile instrument, liable to break in the face of a stiff wind. The people at KLOS Guitars have taken this as a challenge, evidently, since their newest product is a nearly indestructible ukulele, appropriately referred to as the KLOS […]

  • Donkervoort D8 GTO Bare Naked Carbon Edition (Photos)

    Donkervoort D8 GTO Bare Naked Carbon Edition (Photos)

    New from Donkervoort is a new version of the company’s D8 GTO automobile to satisfy all the carbon fiber fans out there, as it’s the first car in the company’s history with a visible carbon fiber body. It’s the Donkervoort D8 GTO Bare Naked Carbon Edition, and it has the same analog approach to driving that all […]

  • The Mark One: The First Carbon Fiber 3D Printer (Video)

    The Mark One: The First Carbon Fiber 3D Printer (Video)

    I won’t pretend to be an expert on 3D printing, since (a) I don’t really know how it works, and (b) the fact that it even exists continues to blow my mind whenever I think about it. But I can tell you that the Mark One, the upcoming 3D printer from Mark Forged, is being […]

  • Carbon Fiber Bikes from Hermès

    Carbon Fiber Bikes from Hermès

    Carbon fiber is one of the hallmarks of luxury in the automotive world, and now that principle is being applied to bicycles by an unusual source: French high-fashion retailer Hermès. The brand best known for luxury accessories is getting into the carbon fiber bike game with two different models: Le Flâneur d’Hermès and Le Flâneur […]

  • “Carbon Fiber” Air Jordan XX8 Sneakers

    “Carbon Fiber” Air Jordan XX8 Sneakers

    Carbon fiber may be the wave of the future when it comes to automobiles, but it’s also popping up in more unexpected places, like as a new colorway seen on the Air Jordan XX8 sneakers. These Air Jordan XX8s get the name “Carbon Fiber” from the shrouds, which are painted to look like carbon fiber […]

  • Carbon Fiber Mercedes SLR Renovatio From Mansory (Photos)

    Carbon Fiber Mercedes SLR Renovatio From Mansory (Photos)

    Tuning firm Mansory is known for their signature use of carbon fiber, a material that characterizes their latest project: An overhaul of the Mercedes-Benz SLR Renovatio. This new version, in addition to its completely carbon fiber finish, is equipped with a 700 horsepower engine and a top speed of 211 miles per hour. All in […]

  • Lamborghini Sesto Elemento Concept Car

    Lamborghini Sesto Elemento Concept Car

      Lamborghini has unveiled a new concept car designed to demonstrate the brand’s various technologies to be used in their upcoming vehicles. What kind of technologies? For one, there’s the carbon-fiber technology that’s being used for the first time in an automobile. There’s also a V10 power unit boasting 570 horsepower. It’s called the Lamborghini […]