6 / 10
Chevrolet Camaro convertible: Yes, there are faster cars, and better handling ones, and despite a rumbling 6.2 litre V8 engine, more powerful ones; but when it comes to personality mixed with style the 394bhp Chevrolet Camaro is a tough act to beat. Be even better with louder sports exhausts though. Only available as a left-hooker it lists at £42,325 (Chevrolet)

Top Ten Cars of 2012

Here is writer Russell Bray's pick of the glitziest and most glamorous cars this year.