Mercedes SLR McLaren Speedster Spotted Testing At the Ring, Mercedes SLC Quietly Plotting Its Demise

It looks like McLaren and Mercedes are completing one last project before making their break-up official (we haven't read it on our Facebook feed yet). The Mercedes McLaren SLR Speedster was recently spotted testing at the Nurburgring, looking fine in its razzle dazzle camouflage, but, the Mercedes SLC is out there… » 7/17/08 12:20pm 7/17/08 12:20pm

Callaway Reveals Speedster: Latest Corvette C16

If you're planning a junket to Pebble Beach for the Concours d'Elegance next month, pack your seersucker fedora and don't forget to stop by Callaway's tent. That's where the longtime 'Vette tuning shop and coachbuilding house of late is rolling out the latest and flagship model in its line of reskinned Corvettes. It's… » 7/25/07 7:01am 7/25/07 7:01am

Autorama Blowout! Porsche Speedsters' Grandpappy

Okay, so maybe it would have to be Grandpappy from the American side of the family (before coming over to Deutschland), but that's the first thing I thought when I saw this low and lean roadster. Looking at that worn paint, the zoomies, the Native American blanket seat cover and the underhung headlights. It all makes… » 3/16/07 4:00pm 3/16/07 4:00pm

I See It In Your Eyes, Take One Look and Die? The Bastard

Created by the folks at Sweden's unfortunately-named Street Xtreme magazine, this Vauxhall VX220/Opel Speedster apparently features a "grunty" 2.2L engine, and makes some pretty damn good noise while cutting a sinister swath. Its project name is "Bastard," which coincidentally, was Lemmy Kilmister's post-post… » 12/04/06 3:00pm 12/04/06 3:00pm

Baldwin-Motion Camaro SuperSpeedster to Debut at SEMA

You didn't think this year's SEMA show would be without a Baldwin-Motion Camaro, did you? Silly you if you did. The recently revived Camaro modders say they'll unveil the Camaro SuperSpeedster in Las Vegas this year. We're betting (not brain surgeons, us) it'll be some manner of lowdown, short-windshield roadster in… » 10/16/06 5:15pm 10/16/06 5:15pm

Britney Spears Has A New Ride: The Porsche Speedster

Maybe Brit decided the hassle of figuring out how to mount the baby seat for the Feder-spawn was just too much of a hassle. She's ditched any thought of driving around town with the baby in tow — because she's just picked up a little two-seater — a 356 Porsche Speedster. Let's see her try to jam the baby seat into… » 6/05/06 1:36pm 6/05/06 1:36pm