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  • BMW 4-Series Convertible (2021 onwards) Review

    Sophisticated convertible for those who want to make a splash

    Parkers rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
    New price: £45,800 - £101,160

    PROS

    • Classy interior
    • Supreme ride
    • Responsive steering

    CONS

    • Controversial styling
    • Disappointing 2.0-litre petrol engine
    • Expensive options
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  • Aston Martin Vantage Roadster (2020 onwards) Review

    Baby Aston roadster takes on Porsche 911 Cabriolet

    Parkers rating: 4.3 out of 5 4.3
    New price: £131,800 - £152,900

    PROS

    • Brilliant engine sound
    • Fabulous handling
    • Impressive ride quality

    CONS

    • Messy cabin layout
    • Outdated infotainment
    • Auto gearbox not as good as a 911’s
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  • Ferrari 812 Superfast GTS (2020 onwards) Review

    A more friendly approach to the exhilarating 812 Superfast

    Parkers rating: 4.8 out of 5 4.8
    New price: £0 - £0

    PROS

    • Roof-down thrills
    • More relaxing to drive than Superfast coupe
    • Retains superb handling

    CONS

    • Still too fast
    • Hugely expensive to buy and run
    • Pricey options
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  • Fiat 500 Electric Convertible (2020 onwards) Review

    The only sound is the wind in your hair

    Parkers rating: 4.2 out of 5 4.2
    New price: £29,645 - £33,495

    PROS

    • Quiet roof up or down
    • Strong performance
    • Good range for money
    • Looks brilliant inside and out

    CONS

    • Blindspots from chunky pillars
    • Long range, mid-trim and up
    • Lack of buttons won't suit all
    • No characterful petrol engines
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  • Lexus LC Convertible (2020 onwards) Review

    A seriously desirable luxury convertible – with a different approach to established rivals but just as much ability

    Parkers rating: 4.3 out of 5 4.3
    New price: £92,425 - £99,275

    PROS

    • Head-turning styling
    • Glorious V8 engine
    • Premium build quality
    • Comfortable ride and seats
    • Different, and likely to remain exclusive

    CONS

    • Expensive to run with no hybrid offering
    • Rear seats aren’t suitable for passengers
    • Slightly awkward infotainment interface
    • Expensive to buy and run
    • Smallish boot
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  • Tesla Roadster (2020 onwards) Review

    Incredible statistics, but we’ll remain sceptical until we drive it

    Parkers rating:not rated yet
    New price: £0 - £0

    PROS

    • Claimed to set new acceleration records
    • Theoretical electric range of 620 miles
    • Four seats and a removable hardtop

     


    CONS

    • Likely to cost over £150,000
    • Will it actually arrive on time..?
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  • Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet (2020 onwards) Review

    Volkswagen reboots its Cabriolet heritage... with a soft-top SUV

    Parkers rating: 3.5 out of 5 3.5
    New price: £28,420 - £35,615

    PROS

    • Traditional SUV attributes with wind-in-the-hair fun
    • Very practical for a cabrio
    • Well-equipped as standard
    • It certainly makes a statement...

    CONS

    • Rear seats not as useful as SUV's
    • Cabriolet quite a bit pricier, too
    • Reduced engine range with no diesel
    • Handling becomes a bit wobbly
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  • Bentley Continental GT Convertible (2019 onwards) Review

    Supremely luxurious grand-tourer works well as a convertible

    Parkers rating: 4.6 out of 5 4.6
    New price: £185,100 - £276,900

    PROS

    • As luxurious as convertibles get
    • Incredibly strong performance
    • Exquisite interior fit and finish

    CONS

    • Very expensive to buy
    • Very expensive to run
    • Some noticeable Audi switchgear
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  • BMW 8-Series Convertible (2019 onwards) Review

    BMW 8 Series loses roof but not refinement

    Parkers rating: 4.1 out of 5 4.1
    New price: £82,115 - £153,450

    PROS

    • Characterful petrol engines
    • Torquey yet efficient diesel
    • Refined with roof up or down
    • Balance of handling and comfort

    CONS

    • Doesn’t feel as special as rivals
    • Manually-operated windbreak
    • Not the purest of drives
    • Coupe more practical
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  • BMW Z4 Roadster (2019 onwards) Review

    Impressive blend of comfort and sportiness

    Parkers rating: 4.4 out of 5 4.4
    New price: £38,760 - £53,395

    PROS

    • Eye-catching styling
    • Choice of engaging engines
    • Excellent handling on entry-level model
    • High-specification

    CONS

    • Looks divide opinion
    • M40i is pricey to buy
    • Almost too many drive modes
    • Visibility isn’t great
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