Peugeot 308 CC (2009 - )
Last updated 21 February 2014
'Gong' sound means that car battery is failing to hold sufficient charge and needs to be replaced.
They should have issued the Peugeot 308CC with a Bank Holiday weather warning.
Filming day dawned with drizzle. But the local forecast said there might be a few sunny spells by late afternoon.
So we postponed the start. Got the car down to Bosham by 2.00pm. Had a late pub lunch. Then, by the time we had finished, the tide had gone out and the skies had cleared. Briefly.
How better to test the robustness of an electric folding hard top?
Ours upped and downed between showers completely at least 15 times. It wasn't the fastest, taking around 20 seconds. But it certainly showed no sign of failure. And remained leak proof whatever Mother Nature chucked at it.