Post Tagged with: "spyder"

Paris 2010: The Audi e-Tron Spyder

The Audi e-Tron Spyder has been revealed at the Paris Motor Show. The e-Tron was previously revealed in Coupe form at the Detroit Auto Show, where it has now grown by 13 cm in length and 3 cm in width. Following the growth, Audi’s e-Tron is no longer an all-electric vehicle like the Coupe, instead the Spyder will boast hybrid […]

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Rumour Has It That Porsche’s 918 Spyder Lapped The ‘Ring In 7:20

There’s a rumour floating around and it states that the Porsche 918 Spyder lapped the Nurburgring in 7 minutes and 20 seconds. If this rumour is indeed true, Porsche would hold the record for non-series production drop-tops around the ‘Ring. The image here comes from a presentation by Ferdinand Peich, the grandson of Porsche founder Ferdinand Porsche. Peich owns 13 […]

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Sport Wheels Boosts The Audi R8 Spyder To 447kW

Interested in a 447kW Audi R8 V10 Spyder? Well, if this is what you’d like — Sport Wheels has created a package just for you. The Galactic Audi R8 Spyder will host a 30kW boost in power when using the level 1 upgrade kit which costs €1,499. Torque on this kit amounts to 560Nm where the power amounts to 415kW. […]

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UK Pricing For The Audi R8 Spyder

Audi UK has announced the pricing structure for the brand new R8 Spyder supercar. The convertible 5.2-litre V10 Audi will start with a price tag of 111,955 OTR for the manual and £117,155 OTR for the robotic R tronic. There will be 525-PS of power, followed by a 0-100km/h time of 4.1 seconds. The top speed will be just short […]

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New Promo Film For The Audi R8 Spyder

Audi has released a new video concerning the R8 Spyder. The promo clip is 1 minute 23 seconds long and it shows the car in action. Expect the drop-top to be on show at the 2009 Frankfurt International Show where it will boast the 5.2-litre V10 engine from the R8 V10 model. Power is expected to be 386kW with 530Nm […]

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Porsche Has Revealed Their Brand New Boxster Spyder

The first images and details on the new 2010 Porsche Boxster Spyder has been released. The new Boxster Spyder will arrive as a 2010 car, and it has been described as the “…purist form of the Porsche sports car – light, powerful, consistently open, and very efficient” Power will come from a 3.4-litre six-cylinder engine with 320-horsepower (239 kW), where […]

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Frankfurt 2009: Audi Officially Drops The Top On The R8 Spyder

Audi has now officially revealed their R8 Spyder to the public where it will have a V10 engine, and new side air intakes instead of the trademark R8 side blades. So the new drop-top R8 is pretty different to the standard models, as of course the roof is dynamic. There will be loads of carbon fibre parts on the new […]

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Spyker Unveiled Their C8 Aileron Spyder At Pebble Beach

This weekend saw the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance take place where Spyker, along with other automakers, decided to unveil a new model. Spyder decided to unveil their new C8 Aileron Spyder which features a high-quality drop top that will be available in eight different colours. Spyker’s C8 Aileron Spyder will be a soft top model that features a 400-horsepower V8 […]

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Supercar Gallery: Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder

Here is a new supercar gallery of the Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder. The official photos were released by Lamborghini. The new Gallardo Spyder is powered by an updated 5.2-liter V10 that makes 560HP. The topless Gallardo will have a 20kg weight reduction when compared to the standard model, and this allows for a power-to-weight ratio to 6.10 pounds or 2.77 […]

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News & Renderings Of The New Porsche Spyder For 2011

We’d like to give the Porsche Spyder a warm welcome back! The new Spyder was recently rendered by AutoExpress where they revealed the new model with a two-seater shape for 2013. The Spyder from Porsche will be strongly based on the Volkswagen BlueSport Concept’s underpinnings, where it will then also share technology and parts with Audi’s new R2. Porsche are […]

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Audi Have Denied Rumours Of The R8 Electric Vehicle

We recently reported a rumour about the Audi R8 Spyder and the R8 e-Version for the Frankfurt Show. We speculated this as rumour, as it was because Audi have said that there will be no electric model for the Frankfurt show. The R8 EV was brushed off as not true, while the R8 Convertible was pretty much confirmed for the […]

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Rumour: Audi R8 Spyder And Electric R8 Concept For Frankfurt

New rumours have said that the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show will house the Audi R8 Spyder, which is essentially a topless R8 Coupe. Although you might think that this is all that Audi has in show, we’d like to tell you that Audi will also unveil a R8 coupe called the ‘e-Version’ with electric power.  The e-Version R8 comes to […]

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Spy Shots: Maserati GranTurismo Spyder in the Rain

Spy photographers have caught the Maserati GT Spyder testing in the rain. The Maserati drop-top will be unveiled in Frankfurt, where it will feature the same styling as the Coupe model. The images reveal a heavily camouflaged GT Spyder, and this means that there might be a folding metal roof, which is contrary to what the reports have said about […]

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Burn baby, Burn! OH WAIT! Not my Gallardo!

Would we be wrong to say the Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder is hot… So hot that is smokin’? We’ll… According to these images we are correct. The Gallardo Spyder is so hot, it caught a light, spontaneously. Well.. Actually.. I’m lying. The real incident happened in the city of Sint-Truiden in Belgium where a couple of, err, youngsters, started destroying whatever […]

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