White Stile Bertone Mantide Getting Towed In Dubai

Jalopnik reader Amirali spotted one of ten Corvette ZR1-based Stile Bertone Mantides on a tow truck in Dubai still wearing Massachusetts plates. It's probably the one that sold to a buyer there for $1.95 million. Yep, still looks awkward. » 6/07/10 5:15pm 6/07/10 5:15pm

Second Bertone Mantide Sold To Dubai For $1.95 Million

People realize the Bertone Mantide is based on the $103,300 Corvette ZR1, right? I mean, we agree the interior is awful, but it's not the kind of problem it should take an extra $1.82 million to fix. » 12/11/09 1:20pm 12/11/09 1:20pm

Inside Project M: The Final Episode

It doesn't matter whether your opinion's positive or negative of designer Jason Castriota and his Corvette ZR1-based Bertone Mantide, either way it's a marvel of modern design. Here's the final episode of Inside Project M. » 6/19/09 4:30pm 6/19/09 4:30pm

How The Stile Bertone Mantide Got Angular Rear Wheelarches

When Jason Castriota left Pininfarina for Bertone, it was like switching to Coke after a lifetime of Pepsi. Let’s examine a design element he’s started using that’s alien to Pininfarina but essential to Bertone. » 5/07/09 2:30pm 5/07/09 2:30pm

The $2 Million Showdown: Bertone Mantide vs. Corvette ZR1

Stile Bertone's Mantide now has a price and production run size: $2,000,000 and ten. Let's see if it's worth the 20× premium over its donor car: the Corvette ZR1. » 5/04/09 3:30pm 5/04/09 3:30pm

The Concorso d’Eleganza is Huge Fun (If You Don’t Take it Too Seriously)

Old guys in polo shirts nurturing vintage Ferraris? Industry people showing off concepts which will never get built? What's the point? Not much: but it's a great way to spend a weekend in Italy. » 5/01/09 12:00pm 5/01/09 12:00pm

The 2009 Concorso d’Eleganza: Action! Suspense! Video!

Care for classic GT’s at full throttle? In between photographing the cars of the 2009 Concorso, we shot you some footage of various cars idling—or, in rare moments, at speed. » 4/28/09 9:00am 4/28/09 9:00am

Real Stile Bertone Mantide, Interior Revealed At Balloco Fiat Proving…

We were at the Shanghai Auto Show foam mock-up revealing of Stile Bertone's Mantide, but our friends from The Italian Junkyard did one better. Check out the real Mantide, interior and engine included. » 4/25/09 1:00pm 4/25/09 1:00pm

Jason Castriota: Stile Bertone Mantide, Pininfarina P4/5 Designer

While in Shanghai, we sat down and interviewed the designer of the Pininfarina P4/5 and controversial, ZR1-based, Stile Bertone Mantide. What does this Jalopnik-reading young sports car designer have to say? » 4/24/09 12:00pm 4/24/09 12:00pm

Stile Bertone Mantide: Part Corvette ZR1, Part Italian Model

Meet the one-off Bertone Mantide — part Corvette ZR1, part Italian model, all sex appeal. Designed by Jason Castriota, the Mantide may even outshine his last great design, James Glickenhaus' Pininfarina P4/5. Exclusive gallery below. » 4/20/09 7:00am 4/20/09 7:00am

Bertone Mantide Wind-Testing In The Dark

We recently learned the Corvette ZR1-based Project M will be called the Mantide. Thanks to this wind tunnel photo we've lightened up a bit, we also have an idea of what it will look like. » 4/16/09 2:30pm 4/16/09 2:30pm