Kickin' It: Lexus, John Elliott Turn Nike Air Force 1 Into Fashion Tires

Kickin' it: Lexus, John Elliott turn Nike Air Force 1 into fashion tires

At New York Fashion Week, Lexus unveiled a collaboration that spanned numerous cultural realms, from the trendy streetwear and sneaker world to the high-art scene to the luxury auto space. Using its new UX crossover as the canvas, Lexus partnered with rising style entrepreneur John Elliott to create all-white tires designed after the iconic Nike Air Force 1.

The pairing stems from a different collaboration in which John Elliott partnered with Nike to create a custom Air Force 1. Elliott kept the timeless silhouette simple in white coloring, but created a new look by layering and stacking parts of the shoe's upper to create the illusion of shadows and shades. The tires are intended to do the same.

Two-way Star Ohtani May Face Tommy John Surgery

Two-way star Ohtani may face Tommy John surgery

In Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Angels' two-way star Shohei Ohtani has been advised to receive major surgery after new damage was found in his pitching elbow.

The Japanese rookie just returned to the mound for the first time in about 3 months on Sunday. He had been sidelined as a pitcher since June, when he was diagnosed with a sprained ligament in his right elbow.

John Lennon's Honda Monkey To Be Auctioned

John Lennon's Honda Monkey to be auctioned

It's not uncommon for celebrity cars to pop up at auctions. Next month at the Goodwood Members' Meeting, the hammer will drop on Nick Mason's Ferrari Dino, Rod Stewart's Lamborghini Diablo and Paul McCartney's Lamborghini 400GT. But sometimes it's refreshing when the auctioned piece of Beatles memorabilia isn't a luxury car, but something else entirely.

A Honda Monkey.

Elton John Announces Retirement From Tours

Elton John announces retirement from tours

Elton John announced Wednesday that he will be retiring from the road after his upcoming three-year global tour, capping nearly 50 years on stages around the world.

"I've been touring since I was 17 with various bands," the 70-year-old British singer said at an event in New York. "I thought the time is right to say thank you to all my fans around the world and then just to say goodbye."

Toyota Gt86 Scoops Honest John Performance Car Of The Year Award

Toyota GT86 scoops Honest John Performance Car of the Year awardThe trophy cabinet for the GT86 continues to grow, as it takes home Honest John’s Performance Car of the Year Award 2014.
It’s another win for the thrilling Toyota GT86 coupe, which has proved the most popular sports car on, picking up the Performance Car of the Year award for the second year running.

Video : Roland Boss Mo-2 Multi Overtone Playing Examples With John 5

Roland MO-2 Multi OvertoneJohn 5 (Marilyn Manson, Rob Zombie) demonstrates the MO-2 Multi Overtone.

Powered by Multi-Dimensional Processing technology (MDP), the MO-2 Multi Overtone uses your guitar’s harmonic characteristics to create a wide range of extraordinary new sounds.

Next-generation BOSS compact pedal with innovative Multi-Dimensional Processing, realized with proprietary technology and custom DSP
Impressive, harmonically rich sounds that compliment and enhance your straight guitar sound
Works well with both clean and distorted guitar tones, and also bass guitar
Ultra-responsive to volume changes and playing dynamics
Three different sound modes; wide range of tonal adjustment with simple controls
Mono or stereo output