You Can Own The "Most Visible" Alfa Romeo In The World

Do you ever look at your car and think "I wish you were more 'visible', like if you were in a movie or something?" Well, good news! This lovely little 1987 Alfa Romeo Spider Quadrifoglio now for sale on eBay has the solution to your problem. It's recent appearance in Martin Scorsese's The Wolf of Wall Street has made… » 2/06/14 4:00pm 2/06/14 4:00pm

This Year's Neiman Marcus Car Is A $354,000 McLaren 12C Spider

McLaren, the proverbial new kid on the block in terms of supercars, has made a pretty amazing splash over the last couple of years. » 10/09/12 12:30pm 10/09/12 12:30pm

See The McLaren 12C Spider Live At Pebble Beach

Here in Monterey for AWESUM CAR WEEK 2012!!!!!11111!11 (aka Pebble Beach), McLaren popped eyeballs with a raging-PMY-painted 12C Spider. The unveiling happened at a private party for the Gooding Moneybags Car Auction at the Pebble Beach Center For Horses That Cost More Than We'd Make If We Lived To Be 800 Years Old. » 8/18/12 12:30pm 8/18/12 12:30pm

An Alfa Romeo Spider Quadrifoglio Isn't A Drag

Welcome to Found Around Town, where we feature cars we find in a city largely devoid of interesting ones because everyone drives Priuses or rides bicycles: Austin, Texas. This feature may sound familiar to you. » 7/22/12 1:30pm 7/22/12 1:30pm

Watch McLaren Powerslide The 12C Spider Through Spain

McLaren spares no expenses on its new car launch videos. The Sharper Image supercar 12C Spider gets top-dollar treatment here at the Ascari test track, on closed mountain roads, and with cinema-quality RED cameras. » 7/12/12 3:20pm 7/12/12 3:20pm

McLaren 12C Spider: A 204 MPH Drop-Dead Drop-Top

We weren't wrong when we said the McLaren 12C Spider will go 186 MPH with no roof, but we could have been more right. The roof-less MP4-12C will actually keep going and hit 204 MPH. » 7/03/12 10:30am 7/03/12 10:30am

Unique vintage BMW concept car sells at auction for $615,000

Undoubtedly one of the weirdest BMWs the world has ever seen, this one of one 1969 BMW "Spicup" Convertible Coupé sold last week for €460,000 ($615,986) as part of Bonham's auction at the BMW Museum. » 10/08/11 4:00pm 10/08/11 4:00pm

Project Car Hell, Junkyard Fixer-Upper Edition: Fiat Spider, VW Beetle,…

Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! I walked into an East Bay self-service junkyard a few weeks back, and look what they had for sale! » 7/18/10 4:30pm 7/18/10 4:30pm

The Best Damn Alfa Book Ever Written

Pete Vack of Veloce Today wrote this compelling summary of one of the coolest books written about Alfa Romeos. We love Alfas, so we couldn't resist. Hell, even if you don't love Alfas, you should probably buy it. —Ed. » 4/28/10 10:30am 4/28/10 10:30am

Spyder-pig, Spyder-pig... for $23,500!

With their compound eyes, multiple legs and silk-weaving antics, arachnids are pretty complex creatures. Now Nice Price or Crack Pipe wonders if an equally complicated Mitsubishi Spyder can lure you into its web. » 1/21/10 7:00am 1/21/10 7:00am

Along Came a Spider for $24,950

Little miss muffet may have suffered from arachnophobia, but today, Nice Price or Crack Pipe has a fly-yellow Alfa that can sit on our tuffet any time it wants. » 11/06/09 8:00am 11/06/09 8:00am

Project Car Hell, Affordable 60s Alfa Romeo Edition: 2000 Spider or…

Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's coolest... and most hellish! Look how well the trio of Alfas did at Lemons New England- great cars, obviously! » 7/12/09 9:00pm 7/12/09 9:00pm

Novitec Rosso Ferrari Scuderia 16M: 696 HP, 205 MPH, "P***y Magnet"…

Want to drop serious dime on a tuned super car, yet still look like a trashy reality TV celeb? Well, then, the Novitec Rosso Ferrari Scuderia Spider 16M is the tuner car for you. And look, it's yellow! » 6/29/09 12:00pm 6/29/09 12:00pm

24 Hours Of LeMons Arse Freeze-A-Palooza Über Gallery: Pasta Burners

It's just not racing without Italian cars, and we're fortunate that mere mortals are so terrified of Fiats and Alfas that the prices are quite reasonable for not-so-perfect examples. Sadly, one of the promised X1/9s didn't show, but the red-white-and-green was still amply represented at the Arse Freeze. » 1/09/09 2:00pm 1/09/09 2:00pm

Amazing Ferrari F430 Spider Scuderia 16M In-Seat Visualization

Since most mere mortals can only imagine what it's like to sit at the carbon fiber helm of the Ferrari F430 Spider Scuderia 16M, this flash visualization provides the next best thing. » 1/08/09 4:30pm 1/08/09 4:30pm

2009 Maserati GranTurismo Spyder Caught With Breadvan Camo

This strange looking Maser may appear to be a coupe, but sources say this is actually the upcoming Maserati GranTurismo Spyder, or as some are calling it, the GT-C. Whatever they end up calling it, expect a power-folding drop-top when the convertible hits showrooms around March. Of course, all that fancy auto roof… » 7/07/08 2:42pm 7/07/08 2:42pm

1985 Alfa Romeo Graduate, With Bonus Italian DOTS Poll

Italian cars have been mighty rare in this series, so I was pleased to run across this '85 Alfa Romeo Graduate parked in the island's East End. I see this car moving under its own power on a regular basis, so it's a genuine driver (not just someone's hopeless Hell Project). » 6/06/08 9:00am 6/06/08 9:00am

Looking For A... Ferrari? 1983 Pininfarina Spider Azzura

Let's say you have a 1983 Pininfarina Spider Azzurra, which is a Fiat 124 built after Fiat handed production over to Pininfarina for a couple years (go here for the story), and you know it's something special. How do you show the world? Why, you convince the world it's actually a Ferrari, by dressing up the Fiat Twin… » 4/17/08 2:00pm 4/17/08 2:00pm

British Columbia, Where You'll Find Alfas and... La Forzas?

Here are some more DOTS Bonus Edition photos that have been waiting for quite a while; Benson2175 spotted what appears to be a very nice early-60s Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider up there in British Columbia and had camera at the ready. Which was pretty cool and all, but then he went and found a La Forza SUV. A what? » 3/07/08 2:00pm 3/07/08 2:00pm

Alfa Romeo 8C Spider Rears Its Extremely Pretty Head

It's not often that I quickly look past blonde and presumably Italian (or maybe Swiss) "booth professionals," but the Alfa Romeo 8C Spider has that affect on a man. Yes, friends, the highly anticipated Geneva debut of the Spider is finally here. This car has the same 450 HP 4.7-liter V8 as its brother, the 8C… » 3/05/08 3:45pm 3/05/08 3:45pm