Fuel Efficient Convertible and Open Top Cars

Our guide to the best green convertible cars currently on sale in the UK. These are the open top cars that offer the best fuel efficiency, MPG figures and the lowest emissions. So get ready for wind-in-your-hair time, here’s our list of the greenest open-tops:

Diesel Convertible Cars

First place

Fiat 500 city car

Fiat 500C 1.3 MultiJet Pop  83.1 mpg

The Fiat 500 has been a big success thanks to its combination of style and quality.

Second place

l-open-top-cars-diesel-citroen-ds3-cabrio-80x53.jpg DS3 Cabrio BlueHDi 100 S&S Chic  80.7 mpg

The DS3 Cabrio offers stylish and efficient open top motoring – although it’s not a full convertible.

Third place

Mini convertible review

MINI Convertible Cooper D  74.3 mpg

The MINI convertible is a trendy aspirational small ragtop now available with a diesel engine which takes the MINI into new territory with excellent fuel economy.

Petrol Convertible Cars

First place

Fiat 500 city car Fiat 500C 0.9 TwinAir Pop Star 74.3 mpg

Under the bonnet you get the hi-tech 875 cc two-cylinder TwinAir engine which allows the 500 to shine in the official fuel consumption tests.

Second place

Smart ForTwo Cabrio 67.3 mpg

The smart puts our diesel contenders to shame by emitting just 97 g/km of CO2, making the fortwo the lowest CO2 petrol convertible on the market.

Third place

l-open-top-cars-petrol-citroen-ds3-cabrio-80x53.jpg DS3 Cabrio PureTech 110 S&S Elegance 65.7 mpg

The DS3 Cabrio has all the design flair of the DS3, with excellent economy to go with it.

Electric Convertible Cars

First Place

smart fortwo ED cabrio

A fun but expensive way to combine electric and open air motoring. Make sure you can live with the range before you sign on the dotted line.