Another answer is profit. The hope that in a few years some schmuck will pay more for it.
My streak of schadenfreude hopes they won't.
This stuff is just another example of the stupidity of things like athletes who throw a ball making millions of …
Yerp - The extra detail in the books joins a lot of the dots that the movie doesn't reach.
Also check out an anthology of ACC's short stories if you haven't already done so.
'The City And The Stars' is outstanding.
I used the rig for a propper gig today - shooting vehicle walk-arounds for a car dealership's online advertising.
Results are satisfactory, but balancing it in the field after I had to change lenses on the Z6 was very frustrating. It really did …
It depends on the show I'm judging. Oh, I appreciate the art, craftsmanship and skill etc etc etc etc, but 'ride-ability' is my main criteria in a best of show category. Show me how any of those are going to get legally registered or not put off …
Best in show.
$1.70 for Floyd's video phone call home was a bit off though. So was the photographer winding on film during the photo shoot at the moon excavation.
I watched it on cable yesterday.
I also found reading the book (20 years ago) greatly …
Electric bikes will be about how they go. I find I don't miss the sounds after about 5 minutes - there are other 'wrist-based' attractions. This Breakout was too loud for me. I like my neighbours. But we all have to make sacrifices :-)
I have my …
This thing was a bit of fun. It makes pretty good numbers and quite a lot of noise. 145.68Ft.lbs - which is close to 200Nm - not 140 as I said in the video - and 142.65 ponies.
Urban vehicles, commuters, Asian Markets. Different buyers to what they already have.
H-D have their eye on a long game.
Their global sales result was down almost 9% last quarter.
The Bar & Shield tattoo types will have conniptions when they see …
You know a while ago I hypothesised that H-D themselves were not really planning on selling many LiveWires? It was more a positioning exercise, infrastructure, a pointer to other electrics on the way - and good PR.
I said that to an insider who …