We’re big fans of Nissan’s 370Z, but is the new Roadster version still a satisfying drive? We’ve journeyed to the challenging roads of the North York Moors to find out.
Joining the Nissan are the Audi TTS Roadster and the BMW Z4 sDrive 35i. The feistiest four-cylinder TT puts its turbocharged 268bhp through all four wheels and costs £36,365. For £1780 more, the BMW gives you a 302bhp twin-turbo straight-six driving the rear wheels, and a clever folding metal hard-top. The bargain of the group should be the 326bhp, V6-engined Nissan (the base model comes in at £29,900), but this is the automatic, available only with the GT Pack, which adds 19in Rays alloys, Bose stereo, cruise control and heated and cooled seats.