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Best used convertible for a 2k miles road trip

Discussion in 'General Automotive Chat' started by MooLard, Mar 6, 2014.

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    [Mar 6, 2014]
    Hey there

    While I could use the work-horse for a road trip later this year I would love to buy a used convertible that would also make for a moderately fun lap around the Nurgberg ring. We (partner and I) are driving to Austria via Brussels, Germany etc.
    I would only buy the car for the trip then sell on, was thinking up to £4k and would want something with most of the depreciation gone out of it! I was thinking of an Audi TT, 225 bhp.

    What do you think, any other recommendations?
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    Mazda MX5 is a cracking little motor with a superb chassis. IF you can get over the image.
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    I was thinking the same thing, though the TT maybe a 'safer' car for the 'Ring'.
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    V6 tdi cabriolet, will be light on fuel, seat you both with luggage and still keeps value high so you will get most of your money back !
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    Porsche Boxster is would probably be best and an early would would be easily in your price range.
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