MINICooper Roadster

MINI Cooper Roadster

Attractive New Roadster Prepares To Cannibalize Convertible For a brand that's only about 11 years old (since its modern rebirth, anyway), Mini is doing quite well for itself. Since the launch of the 2001 Mini Cooper, the BMW-owned automaker has now sold over two million vehicles in 100…


$29k Tesla Roadster upgrade allows for 340 miles on a charge

Tesla is taking $5,000 deposits on $29,000 retrofit kits.

Tesla Roadster's battery-pack retrofit boosts convertible's single-charge range to 340 miles from about 245 miles.
Aston GT12 Roadster is a one-off convertible from Q Division

The 6.0-liter V12 is good for 592 hp.

Aston Martin has revealed a bespoke convertible variant of the Aston Martin Vantage GT12 at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.
2019 Honda S2000 roadster rumors swell

We know dealers are pressuring Honda to build affordable sportscars, and we know the S660 was too small. Could an S2000 fit the bill?

For Sale

2012 Mini Cooper Roadster
$18,000 / 43,752 miles / CA
2014 Mini Cooper Roadster
$16,854 / 33,124 miles / CA
2013 Mini Cooper Roadster
$17,991 / 24,264 miles / CA
Spartan V trackday racer finally ready for prime time [w/video]

A few things have changed since the Spartan V track car was announced almost three years ago. Back in 2010, the red open-top sportscar from Australia was slated to be a 661-pound apex-hugger with 170 horsepower coming from a 1,200-cc Ducati engine. The slinky red bodywork remains, but the engine now comes from Honda: a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turns the output wick up to 250 hp. Opt for the supercharger and benefit from 400 horsepower. Weight has predictably gone up as well, the Spartan V now clo
Tesla recalling 439 Roadsters over auxiliary cable problems

Tesla is recalling some 439 Roadsters after discovering a redundant 12v auxiliary cable rubbing against a carbon fiber panel on a customer car. The cable, which helps power a variety of auxiliary electrical systems if the primary cable fails, will be inspected and fitted with a protective sleeve. Only 2.0 and 2.5 Roadsters have the cable, so early adopters with 1.5 models aren't affected by the recall. Full details after the jump.