Jalopnik Holiday Gift Guide: Busted Knuckle Garage Trapper Hat

They don't call it the 24 Hours Of LeMons Arse-Freeze-A-Palooza for nothing; weather conditions at Thunderhill in late December usually oscillate between "horizontal stinging sleet" and "bad day even by Ivan Denisovich standards." The folks at the Busted Knuckle Garage, realizing this, sent me one of their trapper… » 12/09/08 4:30pm 12/09/08 4:30pm

Water-Cooled T-Shirt Makes Air Conditioning Obsolete

We're well aware of water cooling in engines, and hell, even in computers, but a water-cooled t-shirt isn't such a common idea. The Club System 24 is a t-shirt that is wrapped with eight feet of double insulated hose that flows cool water around the body keeping you nice and relaxed in that sweltering-hot car. The… » 5/05/08 3:40pm 5/05/08 3:40pm

Saab Officially Launches Eco-Clothing Line

Remember that super wacky Saab "Reflective Eco-Clothing" fashion show from the New York Auto Show? Apparently the reception was good because Saab is actually launching a line of organic and fair trade clothing. And we mean really launching, as in "not just a PR stunt at a swanky party" launching. Luckily, the clothing… » 4/01/08 3:45pm 4/01/08 3:45pm