Test Drive: 2016 Rolls-Royce Dawn Drophead

We take the ultimate four-seat luxury tourer through South Africa’s scenic Western Cape

As only the third Rolls-Royce convertible (following the beloved Corniche, which debuted in 1966 and the imposing Phantom Drophead, which debuted in 2007) in 60 years the new Rolls-Royce Dawn draws upon its past but takes it to an entirely fresh, functional and fabulous place. The brand invited us to experience the car on some of the world’s most scenic roads—those in South Africa’s Western …

Regarding the Design of Range Rover’s Evoque Convertible

The topless little SUV looks great, but how does it fit in the family?

As longtime fans of the Range Rover Evoque, we were skeptical whether the design integrity of the vehicle could hold up if the distinctive sloping roofline was removed. To evaluate, we did two things: we had a look for ourselves and then discussed the matter with Land Rover’s Design Director and Chief Creative Officer, Gerry McGovern. Our first view of the Evoque Convertible was with …

Song of the Car: 1970 Cadillac de Ville Convertible

Cruising through Brooklyn in the show-stealing Americana land yacht with salsa tunes blaring

Skip the double decker tour buses. There’s no better way to see elegant Fort Greene, Brooklyn on a sunny fall day than through the wide windshield of a 1970 Cadillac de Ville convertible. Lean back and lean low on leather seats and embrace the essence of NYC’s biggest and most flavorful borough in a Brooklyn-style big car. Cadillac introduced the Coupe de Ville in 1949. …