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    Official: Skoda unveils dramatic Fabia RS 2000 roadster concept at W├Ârthersee

    The Volkswagen Group's annual GTI-Treffen festival on the shores of Lake Wörthersee in Austria may be named for VW's iconic tuned Golf, but by now – in its 30th rendition – it's turned into a multi-marque celebration of the hot hatch. Case in point: the A1 Clubsport Quattro ...

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    Report: Mini Speedster to rely on manual roof

    The sleuths at MotoringFile say that Mini has indicated that the upcoming Mini Speedster will ship with a manual folding top instead of the automatic wizardry of the Cooper Convertible mechanism. The decision, assuming this report is true, means that the top should both weigh less and be ...

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    Spy Shots: Mini Speedster on the prowl

    Spy Shots: Mini Speedster on the prowl – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Spy lenses in Germany recently caught sight of the upcoming 2012 Mini Coupe, and now those same crafty photogs just trained their cameras on a quasi-camouflaged Mini Speedster. Like its fixed-top sibling, we ...

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    First Drive: 2011 Porsche 911 Speedster

    It May Be Humpbacked, But It's No Quasimodo.

    2011 Porsche 911 Speedster - Click above for high-res image gallery
    It's rare. It's fast. It's expensive. Meet the 2011 Porsche 911 Speedster. First shown in October at the Paris Auto Show, the $204,400 humpbacked 911 arrives at U.S. dealerships early ...

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    eBay Find of the Day: 1915 van Blerck Special Speedster is 18' long with 17-liter engine

    1915 van Blerck Special Speedster – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Make room on your holiday list, boys and girls; here's something we definitely want to see under ye olde yuletide pine tree this year. On second thought, you'd better make it a redwood.Tucked away in the Other Makes ...

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    Paris 2010: 2011 Porsche 911 Speedster sings a blue note

    Paris 2010: 2011 Porsche 911 Speedster – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Another day, another new iteration of the Porsche 911. Not that we're complaining. This time around we got to feast our lucky eyes on the limited-edition 2011 Porsche 911 Speedster while it makes its world ...

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    Rumormill: Porsche 911 Speedster in the works

    Of all the names and model designations used by Porsche in its illustrious history, there are two that stand out more than others: the 911 and Speedster. And it's easy to see why. The Porsche 911 has become the de facto sportscar since its introduction in 1963 and many people simply refer to the ...

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    Corvette Stingray concept loses its top

    Stingray Speedster Concept – Click above for gallery
    Now, isn't this curious? The eagle-eyed crew over at Corvette Blogger have managed to get their hands on a few shots of what appears to be a speedster version of the ever gorgeous Stingray Concept. You may remember the car from its ...

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    eBay Find of the Day: Brass Era American LaFrance firetruck speedster is a prehistoric Blastolene

    American LaFrance firetruck speedster - click above for high-res gallery
    One of our favorite cars from 2009 is the Blastolene Peterbilt hot rod. You know the one with two (count 'em, two) superchargers bolted to its Detroit Diesel V12. Hubba hubba,. And if we had access to a time machine, our ...

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    Mini Roadster leaks out ahead of Frankfurt debut

    Mini kicked off its 50th anniversary celebration with a birthday party in Nice, France where a select group of journalists were give an glimpse at Mini's plans for Frankfurt and beyond. Matt Davis from Inside Line was in attendance and snapped a shot (right) of the Mini Roadster concept ahead of ...

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    Spy Shots: Porsche working on Boxster Speedster?

    The Speedster variants Porsche made out of its 911 range in the '80s and '90s went down as one of the most iconic in the company's history. But with the Boxster already in the line-up, making a 911 Speedster today would make about as much sense as, um.... mounting a flat six behind the rear axle. ...

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    Spy Shots: McLaren SLR Speedster hits the 'Ring

    Click above for a hi-res gallery of the SLR Speedster.The shutterbugs at KGP have captured the forthcoming McLaren SLR Speedster as it hits the Nordschleife for some testing. The car's expected to be lighter but just as powerful as the standard SLR and SLR Roadster, meaning it could conceivably be ...

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    Audi TT Speedster headed to limited-production for Middle East market

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the spied Audi TT Clubsport Quattro.Car dropped a dime on Audi HQ to get the scoop on the automaker's production plans for the recently spied TT Clubsport Quattro, and as suspected, the roof-less coupe will be making a limited production run. Audi plans to ...

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    2008 Callaway Corvette introduced with 580 HP, C16 bumped to 650 HP

    click above to view more high-res pics of the 2008 Callaway Corvette Callaway, the Connecticut-based Corvette tuner par excellence, has just announced that its 2008 Callaway Corvette will come with a new supercharger package that bumps power in the C6 Corvette to 580 horsepower. Buyers need only ...

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    Pebble Beach Week 2007: Callaway Speedster flashes into town

    click above image for many high-res shots of the Callaway C16 Speedster Twenty years ago, GM asked Reeves Callaway to infuse the Corvette with his particular brand of genius. The result was the most powerful production car ever sold in America. Twenty years later, the results are still coming, ...

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    Audi A1 coming to Tokyo?

    The Audi A1, which will come in coupe and speedster forms as pictured above, is predicted to make its first public appearance at the Tokyo Motor Show later this year. Furthermore, it is expected that the model on display will be a hybrid. According to Auto Motor und Sport, Audi wants to move ...

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    Seen a salad do 150 mph? Check out the Eco One

    Faced with a bucket full of potatoes, cashew shells, hemp, rapeseed oil, wheat, and sugar beet, most of us would try and find some pigs to feed. If your name were Ben Wood, however, you'd snag that bucket, shells and all, add 20,000 British pounds sterling and make a car called the Eco One ...

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    Callaway C16 Speedster to debut at Pebble Beach

    Come August 19th, the C16 model line will grow from two models to three with the addition of the C16 Speedster announced today. Joining the Coupe and Cabrio versions of Callaway's Corvette-based supercar, the C16 Speedster is, in our eyes, the most equisite looking Callaway evar. It's appropriate ...

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    Vintage replicas, new management

    A bunch of guys are sitting around at the local watering hole, throwing back a couple cold ones, and they get to talking. It's the usual, familiar scene. 'If I had my own sports car company, I'd do it all different.' 'That Russian kid who bought TVR doesn't know what he's doing.' 'Why can't anyone ...

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    Britney picks up a vintage Porsche, books a few lessons

    While we're not exactly sure where Britney plans on (incorrectly) mounting her son's baby seat, Ms. Spears has just picked up a pretty 1956 Porsche 356A Speedster. So says sister-site Luxist, which notes that as the Toxic driver can't negotiate a manual transmission, she's seen in the photo above ...


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