Lamborghini has had trouble attracting customers from the Witness Protection program, and the Murciélago Roadster is one reason. The absolute antithesis of “blending in,” the open Murciélago was even more extroverted than its coupe sibling, if only because now people could easily see who was driving this 42-inch-high supercar. The $320,000 Murciélago Roadster came with a rudimentary top that made fair-weather driving more appealing than dealing with the annoyance of rain showers. The Barrett-Jackson collector-car auction in Scottdale, Arizona in January 2024 is offering a black 2006 Murciélago Roadster at no reserve.
Any model of Audi’s flagship R8 — dubbed by the media as “People’s Supercar” — is electrifying to drive. Audi’s announcement that the R8’s replacement will be a battery electric means there’s a much different sensory experience in store for enthusiasts. Here’s our comprehensive perspective of this automotive masterpiece.