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Volvo C70 has room for four, whatever the weather

A sleek coupe or a stylish convertible, Motoring Journalist DAVID HOOPER, editor of wheelworldreviews.co.uk, says Volvo’s C70 really is a car for all seasons. The Volvo C70 is the perfect touring companion – whatever the weather. HAVING your cake and eating it is a pleasure that eludes us for much of the time, but every […]

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A great way to travel, come rain or shine

Young at heart motoring writer KEITH WARD tests Peugeot’s latest 308 CC which is ideal whatever the weather – rain or shine The large windscreen can even keep the rain off. TIME was when open-top motoring was for pre-gym-age hardy types who sat with scant protection behind a skimpy windscreen and took on the elements […]

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Breitling timepiece celebrates Bentley’s cool record

Breitling’s latest watch celebrates Bentley’s new ice speed record. BREITLING for Bentley’s new super-sporty titanium model was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show to celebrate the ice speed record set two weeks ago by Finland’s four-time world rally champion Juha Kankkunen in a Bentley Continental Supersports Convertible. Driving the all-wheel drive, biofuel-powered 6-litre, 12-cylinder Continental […]

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VW taking orders for soft-top Eos

The Eos should be arriving in April next year. Prices will start at £22,895. VOLKSWAGEN has begun taking orders from the UK for its revised Eos, which has a starting price of £22,895 (RRP, on the road) ahead of the first examples arriving in Volkswagen Retailers in early 2011. Featuring a new look and offering a […]

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Chevrolet lifts lid on Camaro drop-top

Chevrolet’s new Camaro Convertible is heading for the UK next year. CHEVROLET has lifted the lid on the all-new Camaro Convertible which goes into production in January and will reach European markets, including the UK, later in 2011. It includes an enhanced body structure and well-tailored top mechanism – a combination designed to deliver sports […]

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Cornish trip sets topless long-distance record

A long drive to Cornwall sees wheelworldreviews.co.uk editor DAVID HOOPER set a personal record for open-topped travel in BMW’s latest 3 Series Convertible. Mission accomplished – the 3 Series pictured on the slipway in Port Quinn, North Cornwall. THERE’S nothing like a good road trip, and when that road trip involves open-topped motoring, I just […]

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Fiat’s cute convertible lets the sun shine in

Brimming with character and great fun to drive, wheelworldreviews Editor DAVID HOOPER, says Fiat’s 500C is a little cracker. The Fiat 500C pictured on Cleethorpes sea front – all that’s missing is the sun. WHEN Italian carmaker Fiat brought back its 500 model from the pages of our motoring history books, the company was pretty […]

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Nissan unveils world first

The new Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet. NISSAN will unveil The world’s first all-wheel drive crossover convertible this week. The Japanese carmaker will introduce the new model to the public at the Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday, November 17 and claim the car delivers the open-air exhilaration of a convertible while extending the versatility of the […]

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