Tagged: World War II

$36,000 jet-powered car is for one crazy, rich bragger

Pulsejet powered Lakester hot rod show car

Whenever one hears the word jet-powered, the first image that comes to mind is a vehicle racing past you at break-neck speed. This isn’t different either, and is definitely for ones who have uncontrollable desire for speed that can burn a hole in your pocket. Bob Maddox who is one crazy DIYer when it comes to jet-powered stuff has created a new jetpulse car dubbed by Bob as Pulsejet powered Lakester hot rod show car, that is inspired by the post war years.
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Limited edition briefcase made from Spitfire parts defines luxury!

Few things form the World War II have been as fascinating as the Spitfire, while it is long gone, there isn’t a doubt that designers have kept it alive in some form or the other. Case in point this brand new limited edition briefcase made from Spitfire parts by craftsman Christopher Bennett of TMB Art Metal, London. The unique case draws it elliptical shape from the shape of the wings of the Spitfire, while the main frame of the briefcase is decked out in polished aluminum parts of the Spitfire engine. The sides of the limited edition (only 12 available) case feature bridle leather, and its interiors are finished in burgundy goat leather, copper and walnut wood.

Via: ClassicDriver/TMBAM