Category: Convertible

Holden Cascada Convertible To Launch In New Zealand And Australia In 2015

For years, Holden has been offering badge engineered from various global car manufacturers, with most of them coming from the stables of General Motors. The Australian car maker aims at adding even more excitement to its existing lineup and as per the latest news, the same is going to introduce three new European sourced vehicles to its portfolio. The first of the lot is the sleek and sensuous Cascada convertible that is scheduled to arrive in New Zealand and Australia in 2015. Not just that, Australian customers will also be able to buy the Astra GTC and VXR 3-door hatchbacks and the Insignia VXR performance saloon.

The other two models will join the Australian lineup shortly after the launch of the Cascada. Stefan Jacoby, GM Executive Vice President and President, General Motors International Operations said, “Holden is one of the strongest brands in Australia and the introduction of the Astra,



2015 BMW M4 Convertible Is Here: Specifications And Features

BMW has introduced the all new 2015 BMW M4 convertible model which is all set to reach US dealerships to join the M4 Coupe late this summer. The M4 is a replacement to the M3 and from the day BMW announced the same, we were expecting a droptop version of the same. Perhaps the most important change on the M4 Convertible model is the new engine. The M4 Convertible equips the same BMW M TwinPower Turbo 3.0 liter inline-6 cylinder heart that powers the M3 Sedan and M4 Coupe. Compared to the previous generation which was powered by a V8 engine, the M4 Convertible’s inline-six puts out an identical 425 hp and a 40 percent increased peak torque of 406 lb-ft.

The high revving engine helps the M4 Convertible sprint from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.4 seconds on the manual version while the automatic variant takes 4.2 seconds.