Wiesmann, one of the leading lights in small independent motor manufacturers has closed its doors due to mounting financial pressures. The company which, unable to pay its suppliers, first went into administration in August 2013.
Convertible Car News
1st May 2014
Launch of the Trident Magna Roadster raises the question once again of whether it is viable to start a small sports car company when buyers are so accustomed to digital-age levels of safety, reliability equipment levels and build quality.
23rd April 2014
With the Jaguar F-Type now firmly established as one of the most desirable cars in the world it is time for the XK to complete its reign as Jaguar’s sports car. Jaguar have announced that the model will end its 8 year production cycle this summer.
22nd April 2014
The Morgan Plus 8 Speedster is a classically styled roadster stripped back to the bare essentials with the focus on performance and driver experience.
18th April 2014
Aston Martin have unveiled an new model in New York that aims to take back some market share from the new Jaguar F-Type. The Vantage GT is a more performance focussed car with a simplified equipment package intended to give an analogue feel to the car.
16th April 2014
The Audi A3 Cabriolet has only just been released and already the German premium brand is adding to the range. A new entry-level 1.6 TDI makes the A3 Cabrio range more accessible while Quattro adds versatility.
14th April 2014
The latest high performance 4 seat convertible from BMW will be called the BMW M4 Convertible but don’t worry, it couldn’t be more M3 if it tried. The 4-Series is still based on the platform of the 3-Series car but the name is used tho separate the more sporting coupe and convertible models.
12th March 2014
We’ve been waiting for a proper convertible sports car with the Italian brand’s extensive heritage for a long time and the Alfa Romeo 4C Spider does not disappoint. While the 4C Spider is a throughly modern sports car it takes its influence from the brands iconic performance cars of the past.