Which is the best convertible car to buy?

I have always wanted a convertible car and at 62 I would like to buy one. There seem to be problems with the mechanics on the roofs of some. Which one would you recommend?

Asked on 18 February 2019 by Michele

Answered by Andrew Brady
Car manufacturers went through a period of making electric folding hard-top roofs increasingly complicated, meaning they can get problematic when they get old. I'd be looking for something with a fabric roof. A Mazda MX-5 is a good choice with a very simple roof but only has two seats and limited boot space, so it may not be practical enough for your needs. You can get soft-top versions of the Citroen C1 and Peugeot 108, which are very affordable little city cars, but they're not really 'proper' convertibles. An Audi A3 Cabriolet is a good mix of style and practicality, as is the MINI Convertible.
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