If you’re looking for a compact convertible, watch our video of the BMW 1 Series Convertible debut from the 2008 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, MI. The 2009 1 Series Convertible will start at $34,000, and will be a RWD vehicle with 50/50 weight distribution.
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For the 2008 Detroit Auto Show, the engineers and designers at Lexus continued to use their groundbreaking LF-A premium sports car concept as a medium for expressing their ideas about what a high-performance sporting vehicle not only could be, but should be. In this latest expression of the LF-A, they have removed the car’s top to create a high-performance roadster.The LF-A Roadster is based on the sturdy yet lightweight… Continue reading
The latest generation of the Mercedes-Benz SLK blazes a trail of new sporty highlights, and bestows yet greater appeal on this thriving two-seater sports car with the trend-setting vario-roof that transforms it from roadster to weatherproof coupe in a matter of seconds.
The designers have honed the looks of the cult two-seater for added sportiness. Especially eye-catching is the restyled front bumper featuring modified segmentation of the… Continue reading
BMW will be bringing several new models to the 2008 North American International Auto Show in January.
The first production version of the X6 Sport Activity Coupe (SAC) will premiere in Detroit. The X6 will be offered in two models: the X6 xDrive35i with the 300hp twin-turbo 3.0L inline-six and the X6 xDrive50i equipped with the new 400hp 4.4L twin-turbo V8. The X6 is slated to go… Continue reading
The Audi Cross Cabriolet Quattro Concept debuted at the 2007 Los Angeles International Auto Show. We’ve brought you video and written coverage from Audi’s Concept debut and now we have photos from the show for you to browse.
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Audi recently debuted their design experiment, the Audi Cross Cabriolet Quattro Concept, at the 2007 Los Angeles International Auto Show and we were there to cover it. The Cross Cabriolet Quattro Concept is the offspring of a SUV and cabriolet but with obvious Audi heritage. To see Audi’s American design statement, watch our video and let us know if this concept should go to production.
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Audi introduced a new vehicle segment with its presentation of the Audi Cross Cabriolet quattro concept car at this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show. The two-door, four-seater car measures 4.62 metres in length and combines the genes of a typical dynamic soft-top convertible from Audi with the all-round qualities of a fully fledged SUV. The muscular, powerful, but also elegant lines make no secret of this vehicle’s potential… Continue reading
After debuting at the Los Angeles Auto Show, the Audi TT Roadster made an encore appearance at the New York International Auto Show. The new Audi TT Roadster is powered by one of two transversely installed engines- a four cylinder turbo and a V-6. Both units provide it with high levels of power and performance. The 2.0 liter four-valve turbocharged engine puts 207 lb-ft of torque onto the crankshaft even… Continue reading
With the help of Emmitt Smith, Mercedes-Benz unveiled their newest concept car, the Ocean Drive Convertible. With Mercedes designers not having to worry about production specifications they were free to try to develop the most comfortable and elegant convertible ever built.
Video of the brand new Mercedes-Benz Ocean Drive Convertible
The new 2007 BMW hardtop convertible made its debut in Detroit. The lightweight three piece steel hardtop opens in just 22 seconds. The new roof also ensures a low level of noise even at high speeds. The new 3 Series retains all of the elegance and unique style with the top up or down. The new convertible offers maximum comfort without effecting the overall performance and appearance.
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MINI debuted the new 2007 MINI Cooper S Sidewalk. The new MINI has been completely redesigned but the classic MINI design remains intact. MINI has chose to coin a new phrase for a convertible. Rather than going with Cabriolet, Convertible, Drop-top, etc… they’re calling their rag-top the Sidewalk.
Watch the video of the debut of the all new 2007 MINI Cooper Sidewalk
The MINI Convertible Sidewalk will make its world debut at NAIAS 2007 while the second-generation MINI Cooper and Cooper S have their North American premiere in Detroit.
The MINI Convertible Sidewalk, available in spring, is an exclusive package on both the MINI Cooper Convertible as well as the MINI Cooper S Convertible at a cost of $4,000. For other international markets, the MINI Sidewalk Convertible will be sold as… Continue reading