Bargain Convertibles: 20 Under $20,000

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Affordable Drop-Tops
Open-air motoring has a truly visceral impact on the senses: the wind in your hair, engine and road sounds in your ears, every stoplight acceleration and tight turn magnified with the top down. The inconveniences of classic convertibles — finicky drop-tops that were tough to close, failed to seal out the elements and sported rear windows with the opacity of a tarp — are long gone. Today’s high-tech convertibles have become civilized and fun to drive. Plus, play your cards right and going topless won’t result in an empty wallet. What follows are 20 capable convertibles that you can park in your garage for less than $20,000.

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