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Audi R8 Spyder: A top toy for summer

Audi R8 Spyder

Nice review here of the Audi R8 Spyder which makes a top toy for summer!

From a design standpoint, convertible versions of popular coupes are often just that: the identical car but with a retractable roof. The same cannot be said of the 2011 Audi R8 Spyder V10. Available in the United States this fall—three years after the launch of the standard R8—the Spyder is immediately distinguishable from the coupe thanks to the absence of muttonchop-style side-blade air intakes (a signature design feature on the original) and the presence of two rakish aluminum-optic cooling ducts for the engine.