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Old 6th May 2009, 22:47   #1
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Default Bertone Mantide: The $2 million supercar

This is the new Bertone Mantide. Funny name, but the numbers aren't funny at all. 0-100 in 3.2 seconds, and a top speed of 217mph.

They're building only 10 of these, and the price of owning one is......$2 million!!!

Reminds me a bit of the 599XX....
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Old 6th May 2009, 22:49   #2
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guess the name's inspired by the mantis. sure does look as ugly as one.
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And think of it, the internals are snared from a corvette!
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must a bloody expensive supercar look ugly as hell ! yes. ug

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It just doesn't have a funny name, looks funny too, read, funny = ugly.

The tail lamps look a bit Maserati GTish to me.

Why would they sell just 10? all that research and hard work for a gross sale of 20 million? I would build atleast 50, but then again its not my company.
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Just read that it's based on a Chevy Corvette ZR1!

Based more on the Transformers movie if you ask me.....

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Im confused looking at the car,which side is the front...uglylooking car.
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Thats one of the most expensive uggliest looking car i ve seen.These days every one wants to make a sports car with bad as hell styling and price it castrophically by making it in limited numbers.And cal it a collectors item.
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Does the driver sit in the middle of the car like a F1, it certainly is a very unidentifiable design / pic
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Too much going on in the front and the rear is just ugh

I guess not everyone can make a good collectors item
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Gotta love those rims though man. I dig!!!! Just the rims for me....
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A Corvette in a pretty (or rather ugly) suit.

A Hennessey or a Lingenfelter Corvette is gonna cost 1/10th of the money and give similar (if not better) performance. Go buy a nice beach house in California for the remaining $1.8 million to keep your Corvette sheltered.
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Reminds me of the P 4/5 ferrari.
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Glasshouse and rear remind me a lot of the Ford GT 90.
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I like it. Maybe just a little, but still, I like it.
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