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It's Called Ugly Moto, but It Makes Beautiful Prints

It's Called Ugly Moto, but It Makes Beautiful Prints

By Petrolicious Productions / 15 Apr 2014

Singapore-based online print shop Ugly Moto features highly detailed and beautiful motorcycle prints. Our favorite of the six features a Harley-Davidson XR750—the one Cal Rayborn rode in his 1972 Transatlantic Match Race, where against the odds with an unreliable model and on a track he'd never ridden, he won three of the six races and changed the British perception of American riders.

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Artist's Sculptures Feature Unusual Modes of Transportation

Artist's Sculptures Feature Unusual Modes of Transportation

By Petrolicious Productions / 25 Nov 2013
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Stéphane Halleux is the French artist behind the Mr. Hublot character, which was made into an animated short and has been shortlisted for a 2014 Oscar. Stéphane creates whimsically strange characters (many of which include playful planes, scooters, or cars) that don't serve any specific purpose other than to inspire and to be enjoyed.

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Event Inspiration: Champagne Wishes & Leather-made Dreams

Event Inspiration: Champagne Wishes & Leather-made Dreams

By Petrolicious Productions / 6 Nov 2013

Our rally and track experiences during this year's Journées d’Automne were inspiring. This rally is exclusive to vintage cars where participants cruise from château to château with some of the most extravagant owners of the region. We assembled some items inspired by the race, the drink, and the picturesque region this all took place: Champagne, France. 

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Car Mascot Designer Lalique Has Collectors Glowing

Car Mascot Designer Lalique Has Collectors Glowing

By Petrolicious Productions / 25 Oct 2013

René Jules Lalique may be known amongst the inner circles of the art collector but its his contribution to the automotive community that we are focusing on today. René was a French glass designer known for his creations of glass art, perfume bottles, vases, jewelry, chandeliers, clocks and exquisite automobile mascots (hood ornaments).

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Former Punk Rocker Is Now Self-Taught Motorsports Artist

Former Punk Rocker Is Now Self-Taught Motorsports Artist

By Petrolicious Productions / 17 Oct 2013
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Robert Hooper is an artist born and raised in Japan, where, for the first 50 years of his life he never picked up a paintbrush. Rather, he took inspiration from British punk rock bands and explored the realms of raw music. Now living in the mountains of Prescott, Arizona, Robert has turned his attention to canvas and paper in his stunning watercolor creations.

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Inspiration: Vintage Motorcycles

Inspiration: Vintage Motorcycles

By Petrolicious Productions / 7 Oct 2013

The motorcycle industry is as fast-paced as the fashion industry itself. Every season, new trends are created in fashion, art and events, and we reserve a special place in our motoring souls to park our four wheels and straddle between two.

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Barron Storey Went to Bat for His "Car and Driver" Artwork

Barron Storey Went to Bat for His

By Petrolicious Productions / 18 Sep 2013
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Accomplished illustrator and fine artist Barron Storey said the following about work he created for Car and Driver: "For once in my life I knew something I did was great... It didn't matter to me that it had been rejected...  For once in my life I felt so good about something I had created that I was ready to go to bat for it—to do the work to get it printed."

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