Archive For September, 2011

Tweet To Get An Audi R8 For A Day

By | September 30, 2011

@Audi’s latest campaign is something out of dreams. They’re monitoring the hashtag #WantAnR8 and listening to tweeters’ reasons why they want an Audi R8 for a day (Which are copious in number for any of us whose heart requires premium in order to avoid knock). That means that you can get your creative on and […]

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Our Thoughts On Transparent Blogging & The Autoblog Axing Of Jeff Glucker

By | September 29, 2011

Car News With An Unhealthy Dose Of Opinion. That’s what we do here at the Daily Derbi. We might not be quite as big as our Autoblog and Jalopnik counterparts, but our unique, speculative, and often outrageous content (Kirstie Alley jokes, anyone?) definitely set us apart from what they and others do offer. And that’s […]

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AutoSoup: The Ferrari 458 Spider’s Pricetag & Viper ‘Ring Video Proves It’s Fastest

By | September 28, 2011

It’s fall now. And fall means cold. And cold means soup. And soup means AutoSoup….ya, we didn’t follow that either. A New Ferrari 458 Spider Will Cost You…. Enough with the written anticipation- it’ll set you back $257,000. If you have the means, may we highly recommend a 458 Spider. If not, you might opt […]

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Rumor Time! Next Gen GT-R Will Crank Out 570 Horsepower, Be Eco Friendly….er

By | September 26, 2011

Oh the Nissan GT-R. The fantastically insane vehicle that performs like a supercar but is so well priced that even upper middle-class business owners can now pursue their dreams of actually owning a supercar without breaking the bank….or roth IRA….or pensions….or whatever the hell it is that well-off but not super rich people have. The […]

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MPRA Round 6

By | September 25, 2011

So, Mario Cart isn’t cutting it for you anymore, you’ve mastered (or become bored) with online racing simulators, you’ve enjoyed MMP’s WoWs and your thinking to yourself, “humm, I wonder what the next step is to racing with the big boys and girls?”. Welcome to MPRA. MPRA (Miller Park Racing Association) is a local / […]

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Weekend Wallpaper: 2009 Patrón Highcroft Racing Acura ARX-02a LMP1

By | September 24, 2011

Powered by a 4.0L LM-AR7 V8, pushing down 620+ hp, 370+ lb-ft of torque, and tipping the scales at 900kg / 1984.2lbs (as per regulation). This represented the end of a stated goal for Acura / race in LMP1 and to take on the big LMP1 diesels of Audi and Peugeot. Acura created two […]

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