If a coupe leaves you feeling cooped up, but you like the look and feel of the 2012 Infiniti G37, the convertible is your answer.
Based on the 2012 G37 Coupe and styled very similarly, the G37 Convertible replaces the fixed roof with a folding hard top that opens and closes in about 20 seconds. Best of all, it doesn't ruin the coupe's sleek lines with the top raised. In fact, the roof pillars seem thinner and lighter on the Convertible. Lower the roof, and the proportions change, with the rear of the car gaining some attractive heft.
Power comes from the same 3.7-liter V-6 engine as the coupe, though it's rated slightly lower at 325 horsepower. Nonetheless, it's a potent performer, though the engine can be a bit noisy when fully engaged in the quest for speed--and a bit out of character for a luxury convertible. Handling, however, lives up to the car's accelerative capability, with excellent steering and body control.
Inside, the 2012 Infiniti G37 Convertible is rich and luxurious;...