Convertibles

Chrysler Sebring, 2008: Weidel on Wheels

Chrysler Sebring, 2008: Weidel on Wheels 1Convertibles are mostly two-seat, sports cars and are often a luxury purchase. In recent tough economy times, sales have dropped dramatically and owning an extra vehicle purely for enjoyment isn’t prudent.

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BMW 128i (Convertible), 2008: The Weekly Driver

BMW 128i (Convertible), 2008: The Weekly Driver 4After much anticipation, earlier this year BMW introduced to the United States its 128 series. It’s the German manufacturer’s reasonably priced coupe and convertible, and it couldn’t have been introduced at a better time. From my weekly drive with the 128i convertible and its 3.0-liter, 230-horsepower inline six-cylinder engine, the car is an unqualified success.

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Ford Mustang Tops List Of Young Drivers' Most Wanted Cars

Ford Mustang Tops List Of Young Drivers' Most Wanted Cars 5ForbesAutos.com is among my favorite automotive sites. It reviews cars like other sites, but what I really like is the site’s lists. Among the most recent compilations is the list of the cars young drivers (under age 21) want most.

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Ford Mustang (Convertible), 2008: Weidel on Wheels

Ford Mustang (Convertible), 2008: Weidel on Wheels 6With no responsibilities on a recent sun-drenched Saturday afternoon, the candy-apple red sports car seemingly recognized my surprising block of free time and the 2008 Mustang Convertible and was beckoning for some action.

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Jaguar E-Type (XK-E) Named Most Beautiful Car In (London) Daily Telegraph Survey

no.1jagSeveral friends have owned or currently own Chevrolet Corvettes. But given the choice, it might be the last car I’d select on The (London) Daily Telegraph’s recently announced list of the “100 Most Beautiful Cars.” I’ve never been a Corvette guy. Among those who appreciate classic automobiles, I’m in the minority, however, particularly among respondents to the London newspaper’s recent survey.

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Pontiac, Citroen Get Dubious Honors In Top-10 All-Ugly Car List

Pontiac, Citroen Get Dubious Honors In Top-10 All-Ugly Car List 7Car lists are subjective. There are best sports cars, best luxury car lists and even an extreme list like the Top-10 Ugly Cars. And since everyone is entitled to an opinion, the “All-Ugly” list is a lot of fun.

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Volkswagen Convertible, 2007: Weidel on Wheels

Volkswagen Convertible, 2007: Weidel on Wheels 8This is the ultimate cute car, which is why there aren’t many men tooling around in a Volkswagen Beetle convertible. While most women feel perfectly at home in this adorable vehicle, the majority of men liken it to driving a mini-van.

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Ford Debuts Mustang (Again) To Honor Steve McQueen's Driving Legend

Ford Debuts Mustang (Again) To Honor Steve McQueen's Driving Legend 9Approaching three decades since his death, Steve McQueen remains the “King of Cool,” most notably when it involves cars, motorcycles and high speeds. The latest homage to McQueen will occur Nov. 16-25 when Ford Motor Company introduces  a special edition Mustang to honor the 1968 vehicle McQueen drove in the movie Bullitt.

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Saturn Sky, 2007: The Weekly Driver

Saturn Sky, 2007: The Weekly Driver 10If there’s one sure thing about the Saturn Sky, it’s the new sports car’s attention-grabbing appearance. Passersby stopped me at traffic signals and asked questions. Restaurant patrons came to my table and inquired. Neighbors wanted to know about the Sky, and even friends who care little about cars were interested.

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Volvo C70 T5, 2006: The Weekly Driver Car Review

Volvo C70 T5, 2006: The Weekly Driver Car Review 11Hardtop convertibles have been around periodically in the United States for about 50 years. And from the early years of Ford Fairliner to the current offerings of several manufacturers, the same question always arises: How mechanically sound is the retracting hardtop mechanism?

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