2009 Audi TTS Roadster
This striking looking roadster/convertible is actually designed to entice young and dynamic car buyers. The convertible sports a powerful 2.0-litre turbocharged direct-injected engine that gives an output of 265 bhp. The engine is mated to Audi’s revolutionary 6-speed S-Tronic dual automated clutch sequential gearbox and enables the car to propel from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.1 seconds. TTS is available with an all-wheel drive
system ensures loss-free transfer of power to the road and provides greater stability. Moreover, the Audi’s magnetic ride adaptive damping system offers the driver to choose from a ‘Standard’ mode and ‘Sport’ mode. Under the ‘Standard’ mode, the driver tends to enjoy a comfortable and well-balanced ride whereas under the ‘Sport’ mode the car offers uncompromisingly dynamic handling.
2009 BMW Z4
BMW Z4 is one of the most significant introductions by BMW. It is believed that the car manufacturer modified its smallest sports car and gave birth to one of the most dazzling convertible called Z4. With the magic of power-retractable aluminum hardtop, the Z4 transforms into a convertible from a coupe with just a touch of a button and that too in 20 seconds. The zippy Z4 comes with a 3.0-litre inline six engine that delivers 255 bhp. It also gives choice of twin-turbocharged engine with the same capacity but delivers enhanced power of 300 bhp. The interior is impressive and is complimented with the BMW’s iDrive control interface and an 8.8-inch video screen for the optional navigation system.
2010 Ford Mustang GT
The 2010 Mustang GT rejoices a long and illustrious journey since the time it was first introduced about 45 years ago. When compared to the older siblings, the new variant of the car has much to offer in terms of power, ride quality, and high levels of comfort. The newer version is adorned with classy interiors, bigger tyres, and well tuned suspension. The soft top Mustang is equipped with a 210bhp 4.0-litre V6 engine mated to a manual gearbox.
2009 Mazda MX-5 Miata
Mazda MX-5 Miata came into existence 20 years back and is still rejoicing its success in the car market. It is a great achiever as well as a stunning performer. With its style, sophistication, and performance it has won millions of hearts. This small yet powerful technological marvel is considered to be one of the highest selling roadsters around the world. In the year 2009, the Mazda MX-5 came with cosmetic changes comprising beaming smile grille to add expression to the fascia, new headlights and taillights for enhanced visibility, and a sport-tuned suspension to improve handling. Miata comes with a choice of a soft-top and a power-retractable hardtop.
2009 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG
This legend started its journey back in 1950s and over the years it has gained popularity in the world of automobiles. With the growing age this classic hardtop convertible has turned sportier. Today the SL range is available in many variants including the SL550 powered by a 382 bhp 5.5-litre V8 engine, SL65 AMG powered by a 604 bhp 6.0-litre twin-turbo V12 engine, and SL63 AMG which sports a 518 bhp 6.2-liter V8. All the engines are mated to a 7-speed gearbox with multi-clutch technology and steering-mounted paddles. The new transmission incorporates an innovative wet-clutch system in which a series of six clutches are available for pre-selection of different gears to ensure enhanced ride comfort and driving pleasure. The 2009 SL63 accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.6 seconds.
2009 Mercedes-Benz SLK
Launched in the year 1998, the Mercedes-Benz
SLK is a born fighter that is continuously giving a tough competition to BMW Z3 and Porsche Boxster. Mercedes-Benz SLK became famous with its retractable hardtop instead of the traditional fabric soft-top in the convertible and roadster segment. In the year 2005, the new generation of SLK made a grand entry into the car market in three different versions: SLK300 powered by a 228 bhp 3.0-litre V6 engine, SLK350 with a 3.5-liter V6 engine with an output of 200 bhp, and SLK55 AMG which is powered by a 5.4-liter V8 that produces 355 bhp. All the three versions are known for their outstanding performance and excellent handling.