Tag Archives: Convertibles

2014 LA Auto Show: The Lexus LF-C2 drops its top for LA

Lexus decided to pull the wraps off of its new LF-C2 Concept at the Los Angeles today, which previews to the world their pitch at a Lexus RC-based convertible, which would not only compete against the BMW 4-Series convertible, but would also be a follow up to the original IS Convertible. The new LF-C2 is […]

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Lexus releases more teasers of LF-C2 Concept ahead of LA Auto Show

Lexus revealed a few more teasers of their new LF-C2 Concept, due at LA later this week. With the usual progression of teasing, the concept has been revealed ever slightly more, to show that Lexus is essentially previewing what appears to be a new RC convertible. Rumors in the past have indicated Lexus is working […]

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Audi confirms arrival of US-spec TT coupe and roadster to LA

The Audi TT has been out for sometime in Europe, with production commencing not too long ago. And now, the US-spec TT Coupe and Roadster are going to make their North American debut for the first time, as it was inevitable. Audi didn’t release any specifics or photos just yet, but we already know the […]

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Report: Cadillac previews some convertible sketches to dealers

Cadillac is moving ahead full-force with revamping their lineup to become the most competitive it’s ever been since their prime days of making big-bodied luxury sedans, coupes and convertibles before 1973. Further exemplifying this is the rumor that Cadillac could be introducing a new convertible, which was reportedly shown at some dealer meetings in sketches. […]

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Mazda Miata MX-5 to get 2.0L SKYACTIV in US, 1.5L in other markets

During the Paris Auto Show festivities, Mazda confirmed to be equipping the new 2016 Miata MX-5 with a SKYACTIV 2.0L four-banger lifted straight from the Mazda3. That mill produces 155hp and 150 lb-ft of torque to make other markets drool in envy. Elsewhere in the world, the new Miata receives a 1.5L SKYACTIV four-banger with […]

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Photo Rendering: This is what the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT could look like without a head

The new Mercedes-Benz AMG GT is just about here and ready to take on the Porsche 911 and the Jaguar F-Type. However, right now, it will only be available in coupe form, which seems a bit unnerving when the AMG GT is designed to compete head-to-head with the former and latter from Porsche and Jaguar–both […]

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2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible

2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible unveiled – 4 engines available

BMW has yanked the wraps off their latest convertible, which starts out at just a tick over $38K; over here in the US, we probably will not be getting the diesel, but it seems that a manual transmission is standard equipment for these cars, which will come in the existing 2 series variants: the 220i, […]

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Report: Cadillac rumored to be working on new convertible

It’s been a few years since Cadillac produced a convertible–last known as the XLR. Terribly overpriced, it was a slow seller and Cadillac has yet to follow up with a new drop top. That’s a bit of a pity when you consider that Cadillac used to be a manufacturer of some of the most luxurious […]

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Report: Buick nears launching new convertible for 2016 model year

Buick is just about on the verge of launching a new convertible, making it the first droptop to come from America’s oldest active automaker since the Buick Reatta of the 1980s and early 1990s. And much like the current Buick Regal, which is based off of a current Opel, the new Buick convertible will too […]

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The 2016 Mazda Miata MX-5 gets teased ahead of its debut in Sept.

The 2015 Mazda Miata MX-5 is almost here and Mazda themselves just released a teaser of the fourth¬†generation model. It’s set to debut on September 3rd in just a few short weeks, utilizing the Mazda’s latest Kodo design philosophy. Details still aren’t plentiful, though what we do know is the new Miata receives a completely […]

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