Driving the Maserati GranCabrio and Three Other Delectable Droptops

There's no denying Lady Luck was smiling on me recently when she handed me the keys to a 2011 Maserati GranCabrio and three other gorgeous droptops - while even helping me get out of a speeding ticket.

Let me explain who she came to smile on me recently. The annual New England Motor Press Association Ragtop Ramble, a gathering where members drive convertibles and other sport cars north from Boston to Kennebunkport, Maine, commences with the selection of keys from a lockbox to determine what your first car of the day is going to be.