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    REPORT: 2011 Audi R8 Spyder will launch with V10 only, next A8 not coming to Frankfurt

    2010 Audi R8 V10 - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    It's been all but confirmed by Audi that the R8 Spyder is due to debut alongside the new A5 Sportback at the Frankfurt Motor Show this September, but according to two reports from Car and Driver, there will be one less vehicle on the show ...

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    Frankfurt Rumormill: Electric R8 concept joining Audi R8 Spyder

    Audi R8 V10 - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Reports out of France and Germany indicate that in addition to the all-new A8 and A5 Sportback, Audi plans to reveal two versions of the R8 at the Frankfurt Motor Show this September.Both Auto Motor und Sport and L'Automobile report that Audi ...

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    Rumormill: Porsche planning road-going RS Spyder?

    2007 Porsche RS Spyder - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    L'Automobile, our new favorite purveyors of outlandish stories and Photoshopped speculation, is reporting that Porsche is considering building a road-going version of the RS Spyder to fill the vacuum created by the dearly departed ...

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    Maserati Spyder debut pegged for early 2010

    Maserati GranTurismo S – Click above for a high-res image gallery
    As the prospective launch date approaches, everyone's wondering what will become of the upcoming Maserati Spyder. Some big questions remain about what shape the new GranTurismo cabrio will take: will it have four seats, or ...

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    REPORT: Maserati GranTurismo Cabriolet headed for Geneva - in 2010 - S Automatic coming next week [*UPDATED]

    Corroborating what we've already known for some time is a new Motor Trend article that confirms a drophead version of Maserati's voluptuous GranTurismo coupe is on the way. However, what is news is that MT is reporting that the car will likely be dubbed "Cabriolet" and not "Spider," largely because ...

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    Audi R8 V10 debuting in Detroit, cabrio coming in 2010

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    While other automakers are dropping out of the Detroit Auto Show left and right, Audi is heading to Motor City with guns blazing, beginning with the 2010 Audi R8 V10.Car and Driver decided to put the rumors to rest that the updated super coupe is ...

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    1961 Ferrari California Spyder sells for record $10,894,900

    Click above for high-res gallery of this record-breaking Ferrari This past weekend a new record was set for the highest amount paid for a car at a vintage auction by a 1961 Ferrari California Spyder selling for $10,894,900 after auction fees. The sale was at RM Auction's second annual "Ferrari ...

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    VIDEO: Car-Parazzi kids go nuts at CHP Run

    Click above to view videoWe wrote about the Car-Parazzi kids a while back when they were discovered by Jay Leno and became web celebs overnight. This team of young teens is possessed with some insane energy and skill. Still young and unjaded, they have tons of opportunities to feed their passion in ...

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    US-market Alfas could be built in Mexico

    Alfa Romeo is returning to the US market in about a year, offering the zooty 8C Competizione and 8C Spider atop a range of less spectacular offerings. While the top-end 8Cs will probably be Italian emigres, the 149 and 169 sedans could be put together in Mexico. Alfa doesn't have a hard and fast ...

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    Geneva '08 Preview: Spyker to unveil long-wheelbase C8

    The current standard-wheelbase Spyker C8 Laviolette Spyker may be down, but it's not out. The Dutch exotic automaker has fallen on some hard times, but that's not going to stop it from moving forward with at least some of its plans. The C12 Zagato has been postponed indefinitely, but at the ...

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    Maserati GranTurismo convertible coming in March '09

    click above to view more high-res images of the gorgeous GranTurismo Since Maserati unveiled the GranTurismo almost a year ago in Geneva, the question on everybody's mind has been, when is the convertible coming? The Trident marque from Modena has finally answered the call, announcing that, ...

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    Make it up to the kid with an Alfa Spider

    Uh-oh. The big day came and went and you forgot a present for that pint-size kiddie on your shopping list. This is gonna cost ya. We'd charge you for information on the ultimate "stop crying, let me make it up to you" gift, but our lawyers insist it's legally questionable and our life coach says ...

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    Vandenbrink unveils Ferrari 599 GT Convertible design

    click to enlarge Dutch designer Michiel van den Brink doesn't seem to be deterred by adversity. First he set out to pen a modern interpretation of one of the most iconic homologated racing GTs of all time, the 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO. Then he actually decided to build his design, basing it on the ...

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    Mussolini's Alfa on the auction block

    Who would have guessed, but Benito Mussolini was a certified car guy. At least we can surmise that much from his car: the Alfa Romeo roadster you see above was once owned by the Italian dictator, and is now destined for the auction block. Il Duce ordered this Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 Pescara Spyder in ...

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    Enter the Rumormill: Ferrari 599 roadster and F149

    The internet, as usual, is rife with speculation. Today's source is the FerrariChat message forum, where members claim to have inside information on two new Ferrari models that are anticipated for launch within the next couple of years. The news concerns a convertible version of the current 599 ...

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    Enter the Rumormill: a new Alfa Romeo Duetto

    Cyberspace is rife with speculation about a new small Alfa Romeo convertible, which could be an indicator of one of two things: either the quintessential Italian automaker has got one such spider in the works, or it's just plain old wishful thinking. Rumors suggest a revival of the Alfa Romeo ...

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    Latest: Alfa Romeo to produce 8C Spider in 2008

    Following the initial confirmation from Alfa Romeo that the drop-dead-sell-my-soul-and-both-kidneys-gorgeous 8C Competizione was going into production, however limited, the temporarily satiated hearts and minds of Italian sportscar fans (and really, who isn't a fan of Italian sportscars?) turned ...

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    Spy Shots: 2010 Maserati Spyder

    The Straightline blog procured shots of the upcoming Maserati GranTurismo cabrio, and judging by the excessive amount of camo affixed to the rear end, it's likely that the Spyder will be sporting a hard top convertible when it's released in 2010.Compared to the outgoing model, this should allow the ...

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    VIDEO: How many idiots does it take to crash a Ferrari? Usually only one

    Have you ever noticed that the vast majority of high-profile Ferrari crashes involve only one person? It's almost as if Enzo designed his Ferraris to be high performance Darwin machines. Well folks, we have yet another Ferrari mishap, this one taking place during some sort of Ferrari parade, and ...

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    New pics and specs of UEV Spyder

    click above image for galleryUniversal Electric Vehicle first unveiled its all-electric Spyder last December at the AltCar Expo in Santa Monica. AutoblogGreen was on hand at the unveiling, but there wasn't much to report in terms of specs and pricing. UEV recently reached out to ABG to plug those ...


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