As we move into spring, the minds of many drivers start turning, as they do every year, to thoughts of open-air motoring. In one sense, they are more likely to be disappointed than they were in the past. Manufacturers are no longer so keen to offer cars with soft folding roofs, and several of the major ones have all but abandoned the idea.

If the choice is no longer as deep as it once was, though, it is still impressively wide. To demonstrate, here’s a list of the soft-tops on sale in the UK today, with prices ranging from under £14,000 to over a quarter of a million.

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