Tag Archives: Cabriolet

When sun shines, make most of it with Golf cabrio

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: VW GOLF CABRIOLET GT BlueMotion 2.0 TDI 140PS Baffled as to why convertible car owners don’t go topless when the sun shines DAVID HOOPER says Volkswagen’s Golf Cabriolet is one of the best drop-tops on sale today.I DO like happy coincidences and for once, my road test of a beautiful […]

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GTi tops Volkswagen’s Golf cabriolet range

THE wait for the new Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet is over. It made its debut at March’s Geneva Motor Show and can now be ordered from VW dealerships at prices between £29,310 On The Road for the manual variant through to £30,610 for the DSG model. The GTI is now top model in the Golf Cabriolet […]

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Brawn in the USA… and coming here

IT was one of the cars which gave muscle cars their name in the good old U S of A… and it’s heading for these shores. UK fans of American muscle motors will be salivating to know that of the iconic cars which were kings of the Stateside roads during the 1960s is now available […]

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Smart new look for smartfortwo

THE spring season sees the smartfortwo blossoming with a new look, marrying a revamped exterior with a new leather and fabric material mix in the cabin. The car has a more dynamic look and sports a larger radiator grille, newly-designed front aprons, LED daytime driving lights, muscular side skirts and revamped rear aprons. “The The […]

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Catching up with Golf GTI, Convertible and Tiguan

ROADTEST REPORT: VW GOLF GTI, GOLF CABRIOLET AND TIGUAN The latest special edition Golf GTI marks yet another milestone. This year has been a busy one for Volkswagen. Wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER catches up with some of the latest newcomers. IT’S almost unbelievable to think that Volkswagen’s Golf GTI has now been with us in […]

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Continental takes on the world

The Continental GTC epitomises quality and style FOLLOWING the launch of the GT coupe last year, the new Continental GTC builds on the earlier cabriolet. The designers and engineers at Bentley have pulled out all the stops to improve almost every aspect of the iconic convertible. The first GTC was elegant and understated, while the […]

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Carbon special editions are smokin’

Bold and beautiful… the Carbon Edition coupe. ASTON Martin has unleashed two new Carbon Edition DBS models at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Unveiled this week, the new models follow on from the successful DBS Carbon Black. The special editions come in two colours — Flame Orange and Ceramic Grey — and complement the original Carbon Black. On […]

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Five stars for Golf Cabriolet and Jetta

TWO of Volkswagen’s current range have earned themselves five stars in the latest European NCAP safety tests. The new Golf Cabriolet and the Jetta were awarded top five star ratings for adult, child and pedestrian protection. This makes them among the safest in their class. Both the cars were given impressive scores in the occupant […]

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