Land Rover have given us the first taste of the successor to the long-lived Defender model at the Frankfurt Show. Two concepts have been shown, a hardtop and a convertible model. Although this one is sure to raise eyebrows of the traditionalist 4×4 owners it certainly wouldn’t be the first convertible Land Rover and we can see a development of this more modern car selling well.
Convertible Car News
3rd September 2011
2 Million new Minis have been built over the last ten years after the first car. The Mini 2 Million is a special edition convertible (of course!) and will be the prize in a global competition.
24th August 2011
Bentley’s convertible Continental has a thorough makeover to keep it inline with the latest coupe. It may not look much different but the sum of the changes create a well balanced new car.
23rd August 2011
Ferrari have launched the car we have been waiting for since the arrival of the 458 Italia: the convertible version, the Ferrari 458 Spider. The new car raises some eyebrows by using a folding hardtop roof for the first time on a mid-engined sports car.
5th August 2011
Jaguar is rumoured to be unveiling a roadster concept at the Frankfurt Motor show next month. The sports car is expected to be a two seater convertible that is smaller and cheaper than the flagship XK.