The 2022 season of envy and bitterness is upon us, because the unaffordable convertible sports cars are finally hitting the streets. Today we will focus our window-shopping efforts on the all-new and facelifted models that once again will be setting even higher design and performance standards within the class.
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00:36 Ferrari 296 GTS
2023 Ferrari 296 GTS is a hardtop convertible sibling of the 296 GTB, that is powered by a 3-liter V6 hybrid drivetrain.
01:52 Wiesmann Project Thunderball
Their inaugural model of the German boutique carmaker Weismann is a hand-built all-electric roadster reminiscent of the original MF series which in turn was inspired by the British classics. The Thunderball gets twin rear-mid mounted motors that make 680 horsepower.
03:11 Mercedes-AMG SL 43
2023 Mercedes-AMG SL 43 is the entry-level model in the SL range that debuts Formula 1-deriveled electric turbocharging technology on its 2-liter turbo 4-cyllinder engine.
04:42 BMW M8 Competition Convertible
The BMW M8 Competition facelift has avoided the fate of getting a controversial front and mostly focused on refining the interior and adding some exterior tweaks. There are 8 new body colors including the premiering M luminaires Shadow Line.
06:06 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
Who would have thought that a Chevrolet would ever try to challenge a Ferrari? Well, this mission was granted to the new track-focused Chevrolet Corvette C8 Z06 modification available as a convertible with a retractable hardtop.
07:25 McLaren 765LT Spider
2022 McLaren 765LT Spider is the convertible version of the 765 Long-Tail that gains 108 pounds of weight but returns the same performance numbers, 205 mph top speed and 2.8 seconds 0 to 62.
08:42 Audi R8 V10 Performance RWD
2022 Audi R8 V10 Performance RWD is the entry-level member of the R8 range that is boosted to 570horsepower.
09:46 Maserati MC20 Convertible
2023 Maserati MC20 Convertible will arrive with a convertible hardtop and the company-developed twin-turbocharged Nettuno V-6 engine.
10:50 Morgan Plus Four
Morgan Plus Four is a soft-top convertible from the British brand, that follows the tradition of the original 1950s model, but has new CX-generation bonded aluminum architecture and a BMW-sourced 2.0-litre TwinPower Turbo I4 engine.
12:10 MINI Cooper S Convertible Resolute Edition
2023 MINI Cooper S Convertible Resolute Edition offers buyers extravagant Rebel Green exterior with bronze highlights and racing stripes, 18inch alloy wheels in Pulse Spoke Black, and a Piano black fabric roof.
13:21 Polestar O2
Unlike the first two models by Polestar, the upcoming electric roadster will abandon all efforts to look as a Europe-oriented model. Instead, the Polestar O2 Concept will fully embrace the design language popular in China, which is to become its place of origin and simultaneously major sales market.
Originally published at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jy2dYCuce_o
This news story originally appeared at Automotive - RSV News on 14 September 2022