In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- A ragtop is fine for just me, but I want steel covering my family, all the way around.
- I survey the small warehouse-like plant in Ontario, where the company is turning Toyota Camry Solara coupes into ragtops.
- And most importantly of all, these two-seater ragtops are a real blast to drive.
- But if you really must have a ragtop, and your ragtop really must be a prestige badge, then a second-hand Z3 deserves serious examination.
- I bought my first sports car in 1963, and have almost always had a ragtop in the stable since then.
- It also says you're comfortable in your middle-aged existence to drive a ragtop that looks like something out of a detective story.
- As good as the TF's standard ragtop is, there are times when you feel a little under-dressed for the worst excesses of the British climate.
- My prediction - this movie will go nowhere, despite the brilliant ad campaign, showing our hero stabbing electronic snakes at Disneyland, jumping onto ragtops, and generally being a pain.
- I'd be inclined to avoid ragtops on general principle, and I also think that the floppy roof spoils the TT's outline.
- He exited to find that the skies had opened and that, the ragtop's top being down, the vehicle's floorboards were filled to the seat covers.
- Few of us can envisage living full time with a ragtop, really.
- The pretty little two-seater ragtop, first introduced in 1962 and produced over a 15-year period, is unmistakeably a Lotus.
- Racers who haul down the 1,320 in a ragtop have a bit more to worry about than their hardtop-driving counterparts.
- During the recent week that I drove the 6-Series ragtop around Los Angeles, car-savvy Angelenos loved it.
- Security has to be the optimum for a ragtop and here a microwave intrusion detection system is fitted along with a handle lock rod protector.
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