With summer finally here, there’s a strong urge to hit the beach and drive with the windows down.

If you don’t already own a summer ride, check out our list of vehicles you can buy right now- for every price range! From affordable roadsters to luxury convertibles, there really seems to be something for everyone at any price. If you’re in the market for a new vehicle this summer, here are our picks for the top 10 hottest summer vehicles of 2016:

1. 2016 BMW Z4

Kicking off the list is the BMW z4- a convertible that will make you wonder why you ever bought a car with a roof. Driven by heart, the BMW z4 is the logical reincarnation of the classic roadster- sporty, elegant and inspiring in every sense of the word. Equipped with a retractable hardtop that transforms the roadster into an authentic sports coupe at the touch of a button (in 19 seconds and up to a speed of 40 km/h to be exact). With this sleek and powerful machine, you’ll turn heads faster! Click here to build and price a 2016 BMW Z4.


2. 2016 BMW 4 Series Convertible

This vehicle is the fruit of over 30 years in open-top innovation. Inspired by the 3 Series, it’s the first ever convertible to offer xDrive, which- paired with a hardtop that exudes coupe style- makes this one convertible that performs all year round. Click to view more information about the in-stock 2016 BMW 435i xDrive Convertible at BMW Markham now before it’s gone.


3. 2016 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible

With its power-folding top and turbocharged engines, you can enjoy a breath of fresh air right before it takes your breath away. Complete with a Blind Spot Monitor feature as well as VW Car-Net® App-Connect, so you can access select smartphone apps right from your dash using Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, or MirrorLink®! Maps, messaging, music, and more can show up on your touchscreen for easy display and use. App-Connect turns your Volkswagen into a personal extension of you. This vehicle might look cute and fun on the outside, but has 170 turbocharged horses under the hood, along with its signature tight handling and peppy acceleration. +Country Volkswagen is having an Exceptional Summer Sales Event with specials offers on 2016 Volkswagen model vehicles. Click here for more details!

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4. 2016 MINI Convertible

The newest MINI Convertible improves on its predecessor with BMW-engineered performance, a more spacious, high-end interior, and – as always – unlimited headroom. Notable mention: while most convertibles are binary: open or closed…the MINI Convertible’s soft-top has a half-open setting you can adjust while traveling at any speed. This is what makes this MINI truly “YOUnique”. More information about the MINI Convertible here!

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5. MINI John Cooper Works Convertible

Enjoy open-air motoring and go 0-100km in 6.5 seconds in this MINI JCW Convertible. Fast, reliable and stylish…what more could you ask for? Click here to browse in-stock MINI JCW Convertibles.

MINI JCW convertible

For those of you who enjoy hard tops more than convertibles, the following vehicles are also worth checking out!

6. 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan

The 2016 Tiguan is a lot of fun to drive. Look under the hood and you’ll find a turbocharged engine. Look inside and you’ll find a spacious, immaculately crafted interior. This vehicle is made for family fun. I mean, what beats packing up the car, loading up your family and heading to the beach for a day of sun and outdoor fun? You could say the fun comes standard in the 2016 Tiguan. +Country Volkswagen is having an Exceptional Summer Sales Event with specials offers on 2016 Volkswagen model vehicles. Click here for more details!

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7. 2016 BMW X4

The independent self-image of the BMW X4 is evident as soon as you set eyes on it. With a solid stance, high-performance BMW TwinPower Turbo engines, variable sport steering and Performance Control, the BMW X4 remains one of the top luxury SUVs for those who place a premium on driving enjoyment. Limited time offer on a 2016 BMW X4- only at BMW Markham!

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8. 2015 and 2016 BMW i3

If you think it’s time to switch it up this summer and rethink the way you drive, the BMW i3 might be for you. It’s the perfect vehicle for urban life. All-electric, emission-free and offers a nearly silent driving experience. Whether you are driving in the city or looking to take a short road trip out of town, the BMW i3 can get you there. Did we mention that 95% of the BMW i3 is recyclable? That’s right, the BMW i3 is made of sustainable materials like Kenaf fibres, Wool, Eucalyptus, and Olive leaf-tanned leather!

For a limited time only, save up to $20,000* on a 2015 BMW i3 at BMW Markham! More details here.

* $13,000 government incentive included and available to those who qualify.

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9. 2016 BMW 335i Gran Turismo

The BMW 335i GT has the appeal of a BMW 3 Series with an added degree of practicality with its hatchback body style, elevated front seats, plenty of rear legroom, and strong yet fuel-efficient engines. With lots of cargo room, it’s perfect for a summer day trip! Click here for more information about the BMW 335i GT.


10. Volkswagen T1

What “Top Summer Vehicles” list would this be without mention of the classic Volkswagen T1 van? Pile in with your best friends and hit the road!

Where do you purchase one of these classic vans? Good question. Try your local classifieds.

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Here’s to warm sunny days and exciting driving adventures with the windows rolled all the way down.