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1. One who drives very fast.
2. A fast car.


(Automotive Engineering) a fast car, esp a sports model


(ˈspid stər)

a person who travels habitually at high speed.


n (inf: = car) → Flitzer m; (= person)Raser(in) m(f) (inf)
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The famous endurance road race will be contested by two Porsche 550 Spyder, 356 Speedster 1500, 356 Speedster 1600, 356 Speedster 1600 S and 356 Coupe with V-shaped front windscreen, the so-called "Knickscheibe" (bent windscreen).
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Kevin Ryan's speedster finished last in France at the start of the month but previously took a creditable third behind Fleeting Spirit in the Temple Stakes at Haydock.
His own love for the car began when he built his first Model T Speedster.
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