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Luso Motors reveals working LM23 prototype

Despite a plunging global economy and tough economic times for the car industry as a whole, there are small bright spots where innovation and development are still burning brightly. Luso Motors appears to be one of those, as it has recently unveiled a working prototype of its LM23 mid-engined... read more

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VW's Bluesport roadster concept could be the model for the car

Volkswagen execs hint at production possibility for Bluesport concept

Volkswagen has made no secret of its desire to revive the compact roadster market with numerous concept cars over the last decade. The most recent of these was the Bluesport... read more January 15, 2009 by

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Video: Behind the scenes prototyping BMW's new Z4

Developing an all-new iteration of a beloved car is no easy feat. Improving on the existing strengths while introducing as few new weaknesses as possible and at the same time... read more December 31, 2008 by

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Hartge BMW Z4 M with M5 V10 engine for sale

Shoehorning big engines into little roadsters is a classic operation - take the Breckland Beira V8 and Irmscher GT40 for a pair of recent examples - but the tuners at Hartge... read more December 29, 2008 by

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DStyle aerokit for the BMW Z4 Coupe and Roadster

With BMW’s new 2010 Z4 just around the corner, this latest kit for the current-generation E85 Coupe and Roadster from Germany’s DStyle may be one of the last of... read more December 22, 2008 by

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BMW unveils 2010 Z4 Roadster ahead of Detroit Auto Show Debut

BMW has released the first details and images for its all-new Z4 Roadster, which is set to make its debut next month at the 2009 Detroit Auto Show before going on sale in the... read more December 13, 2008 by

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Volkswagen confirms roadster concept for NAIAS

Volkswagen is reportedly working on an affordable mid-engine sports car, which it plans to release sometime early next decade. A concept of the car was originally slated for... read more November 10, 2008 by

Report: Toyota working on iQ roadster for Toyko Motor Show

Report: Toyota working on iQ roadster for Toyko Motor Show

City cars like the Toyota iQ and Daimler's Smart ForTwo have been gaining in popularity lately, with more companies looking to offer similarly-sized cars. Now Toyota's... read more October 20, 2008 by

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New details on Honda’s next-generation S2000

For a company that spends hundreds of millions of dollars on its F1 program, Honda has been awfully quiet in the sports car scene. The S2000 was released nearly a decade ago... read more October 11, 2008 by

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More details on planned Volkswagen, Audi mid-engine roadster

Volkswagen is reportedly working on an affordable mid-engine sports car along the lines of the Lotus Elise and Toyota MR2, which it plans to release sometime early next... read more October 10, 2008 by

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Elfin Type 5 debuts at Sydney Motor Show

Elfin sports cars has unveiled its Type 5 Clubman roadster at today’s Sydney Motor Show, using the event to confirm that the final production version will be almost... read more October 9, 2008 by

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Tiny Secma F16 Roadster offers unique French take on track-day toy

It shares its name with a famous American fighter jet for the obvious connotative reasons, but the resemblance ends there. A sports-roadster on the scale of a Smart ForTwo... read more October 7, 2008 by

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Lotus updates Exige Sport Cup 260 for 2009

Keeping Colin Chapman’s belief of increased performance through less weight clearly in mind when enhancing the Exige Sport Cup 260, Lotus engineers have improved on the... read more October 1, 2008 by

Mercedes-McLaren SLR Roadster '722 Edition' expected to make Paris Motor Show debut

McLaren reveals new SLR Roadster '722 S'

Mercedes-Benz has confirmed that its longstanding partnership with British sports car manufacturer McLaren to build the SLR supercar will come to an end next year, and to... read more September 29, 2008 by

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Mercedes-Benz SL-Class tuned by Lorinser

The Mercedes-Benz SL-Class is without doubt one of the most handsome cars on the market but with a few subtle mods the svelte roadster can be made much more appealing. The... read more September 19, 2008 by

Lotus builds £150,000 diamond encrusted Europa

Lotus builds £150,000 diamond encrusted Europa

Lotus has unveiled a fully customized diamond-set Europa valued at £150,000 (approximately $266,500) just days out from its 60th birthday, which falls on the 14th of this... read more September 12, 2008 by


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