Modern motorists are increasingly inclined to buy fast and maneuverable cars, but not everyone can afford a Bugatti. We offer ten sports cars, the prices of which can be called affordable.
When talking about the cars we would like to buy, names like Porsche, Lamborghini, Ferrari, and the like sound very often. But, if you ask, “what can we buy?”, Then the list of manufacturers usually changes very much.
Everyone loves to drive fast. And, speaking of the speed and other characteristics of sports cars, it is not at all necessary that the car cost fabulous money. Exotic Wheels picked up ten cars with reasonable prices and outstanding performance.
1.Hyundai Genesis Coupe
A completely new model of the Korean manufacturer is already being sold in some locations in world. Sports coupe was developed from zero, although it is a logical continuation of the models Tiburon / Coupe. Rear-wheel drive coupe is equipped with a 2-liter engine producing 213 hp. and accelerates to 100 km / h in 8.1 seconds. The maximum speed is 222 km / h.
2.Opel Astra OPC
Sports versions of German hatchbacks quickly became popular around the world. And the formula for its popularity has never been hidden. The 240-horsepower 2-liter engine accelerates the car to 100 km / h in 6.4 seconds. The maximum speed is 240 km / h.
3.Mazda 3 MPS
The third Mazda series has become a bestseller in car market. On the usual version of this model for a long time, there were queues at car dealerships. MPS was no less successful. The characteristics of this car speak for themselves. The power of the 2.3-liter DISI Turbo engine is 260 hp. Acceleration time to 100 km / h – 6.1 seconds. The maximum speed of 250 km / h. At the same time, the average fuel consumption in the city is within 12 liters. We remind you that recently, sales of a new generation of Mazda 3 began in world. MPS versions will arrive at car dealerships a bit later. Prices for Mazda 3 MPS can be obtained from authorized dealers.
4.Ford Focus ST
Remembering the Astra OPC and the “Matryoshka” MPS, one cannot but tell about the Ford Focus ST. Focus in car market has become a truly popular car. True, the charged version is not as great a success as competitors from Germany and Japan, but the characteristics of this sports car are not as inferior to them. Duratec engine capacity of 2.5 liters and a capacity of 225 hp It accelerates the Focus ST to “hundred” in just 6.8 seconds.
5.Skoda Octavia RS
Skoda has long been releasing sports versions of the Octavia, but they are becoming popular just now. However, like all other models of the manufacturer. Having absorbed all the best from VW, Skoda has not lost its face. Octavia RS sedans are equipped with the famous 2.0 TSI engines with 200 hp. Acceleration to 100 km / h takes Octavia RS 7.2 seconds. The maximum speed is 240 km / h. Consumption in the city – 10 liters.
6.Dodge Caliber SRT4
The civilian version of the car can be called successful. SRT4 – factory tuning Dodge. Many have heard about this version of Caliber, but few have seen it. Under the hood, the SRT4 is a 2.4-liter engine. The power of this unit is equal to 295 hp Acceleration to 100 km / h is given by the SRT4 in 6.7 seconds. The maximum speed is 245 km / h.
7.Subaru Impreza WRX
These cars at one time nicknamed “Japanese lighters.” With the advent of the last generation, this nickname began to be forgotten, because the Impreza has become more civil, more simple if you like. But this model has not lost the sporting spirit. The 2.5-liter Boxer engine produces between 230 and 265 hp. Acceleration to 100 km / h – 5.8 seconds. Maximum speed – 210 km / h.
8.SEAT Leon Capra
Rally successes team SEAT embodied in the serial model. Leon Cupra hereditary sports car. True, still little known. The 2.0 TFSI engine in this model develops a power of 241 hp. Spurt up to 100 km / h takes Leon Cupra 6.4 seconds. The maximum speed of 247 km / h.
9.VW Golf GTI
This model of the German auto giant has been on the cars market for a long time. We still remember the coarse and rough “golfs” of the second generation. Recently, sixth generation GTIs were shipped to markets. The novelty is equipped with a 210-horsepower 2.0 TSI engine. Up to 100 km / h, the car accelerates in 6.9 seconds. The maximum speed is 240 km / h.
10.Honda Accord Type-S
Over the past year, Honda has sharply strengthened its position in the world market. Accord model is truly key for the Japanese. Comfortable and sporty, this car found shelter in many garages. Type-S is the fastest version that is officially shipped to some locations. The Accord Type-S engine has a volume of 2.4 liters and develops the power of 201 hp. Acceleration to 100 km / h is given to the “chord” in 7.9 seconds. The maximum speed is 227 km / h.