The Dawn of the VW Eos

A five-piece retractable roof turns the Eos from a coupe to a convertible but even more impressive is that VW transformed its Cabrio into a more macho ride

Volkswagen says the new Eos hardtop convertible is named after the Greek goddess of the dawn. All fine and good, but our nostalgia waxes more for the Greek goddesses often seen driving its predecessor, the VW Cabriolet. In our day - yes, we had a day, thanks - the VW Cabrio was simply the car for girls named Heather and Caitlin to drive around campus.

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