Renaultsport Spider in Japan
Neat little car, and of course, having the Land of the Rising Sun as its backdrop only adds to the charm of these photos, which recall the Lotus 340R photo set that we had spotlighted previously.
These cars had hovered just beneath our radar previously. Well not anymore.
Scissor doors! Somehow it had escaped us that they have these:
And a look at what the diminutive Spider is capable of:
We leave you now with this great quote from our Japan correspondent Skorj:
[Motoring in Japan is] heaven… mid-week jaunts, or off-weekend drives across Japan are extremely pleasurable and relaxing. As well as the spectacular and challenging roads for sports cars, there are innumerable sights, villages, unique roads, special roadside stations, and always an interesting lunch and accommodating rural hotel to bed down for the night.
Many times we set out for a destination, and simply allow ourselves to wander to sights unplanned, unseen, and in some cases unimaginable. Every journey holds something new and interesting.
(Image credit: macco)