open-top vehicles


The all new 2012 Fiat 500C TwinAir is finally making its way to Australia in early 2012. Featuring a peel-back roof design, this open-top vehicle will be equipped with a 875cc TwinAir turbocharged two-cylinder engine that produces 63kW of power and 145Nm of torque. Meanwhile, 0-100km/h can be reached in just 11 seconds. Pricing info will be announced closer to its early-2012 launch. [Car Advice]


The upcoming 2012 Volkswagen Golf VI Cabriolet has just been priced in the UK. This open-top vehicle will come in three different trim levels including S, SE and GT along with three different engine options: 1.2-liter TSI 105 PS, 1.4-liter TSI 160 PS and 1.6-liter TDI 105 PS. Prices will range from 20,720 GBP (about $33,232) for the entry-level S 1.2 105 PS TSI 6spd man model and goes up to 26,595 GBP (about $42,655) for the top of the range GT 1.4 TSI 160 PS 7spd DSG model. [AR]