It may be because of the U.K.’s notoriously fickle weather, but most convertible-car owners are proving reluctant to open their soft tops. And despite its capricious climate, the country is one of the world’s biggest markets for convertibles. A survey released by Audi, which has four soft-top models in its portfolio, indicates 64% of U.K. convertible owners either never or rarely take the roof down. Some 46% of the owners cited exotic looks rather than wind-in-the-hair ...
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