DESPITE the dramatic surge in demand for cabriolet
cars, two thirds of drivers in the North East rarely, if ever, go topless even on the rare occasions when the sun shines.
Note: Images of the 911 Carrera Cabriolet
can be obtained by accredited journalists from the Porsche press database at the Internet address: https://presse.
The boot on the Cabriolet
is deep but has a narrow opening which limits the type of luggage you can get in.
Each centre will also be hosting activities such as classic open-topped Porsche displays, cabriolet
roof treatment demonstrations and Le Mans-themed displays.
Mr Saville said that coupe cabriolets
had become a victim of their own success.
A survey by experts at CAP has revealed the cost of a new coup cabriolet
fell by an average of almost pounds 1,000 over the past year.
The open-top two-door model features a classic fabric soft top, making for a stylistically pure Cabriolet
feeling and a range of new fuel-efficient engines.
Clive Williams, group operations manager of Sinclair Volkswagen, says: "A combination of light nights and warm weather later in the year triggers an increase in enquiries for convertible vehicles, but in fact now is the best time to guarantee a Volkswagen cabriolet
for the summer.
Adrian Rushmore, managing editor at EurotaxGlass's, said: "For conventional soft-tops such as the BMW 3 Series Convertible, Audi A4 Cabriolet
and Mazda MX-5, March remains the key selling month, with the last three months of the year the quietest.
The soft-top on the CLK cabriolet
is so strong you can even put it through a car wash, the SLK has a fold-away metal roof and the SL has a detachable hard-top.
This includes the A3 Cabriolet
, A5 Coupe, A5 Cabriolet
, A7 Sportback, TT and R8.
Thanks to its sound-dampening soft top, fitted as standard, even the closed E-Class Cabriolet
has one of the quietest interiors in the segment for four-seater premium cabriolets
with a fabric roof.