Would you like to own a car that can zoom to 60 miles per hour in seconds for less than $100,000? While most high-end sports cars cost more than $100,000, it is still possible for you to own a dashing and powerful machine to impress the girls at a price lower than the said amount.
As you may have known by now, sports cars are noted for their power, speed, and prohibitive price tag. But there are numerous cars that can be had for less than a hundred grand. Here are some of the fastest cars you can choose from:
Priced at $90,000 inclusive of its 310 horsepower, 2-liter Ford engine, the Caterham 620R is a minimalist car that packs a lot of power. Can you imagine it zooming to 60 miles per hour in under 3 seconds?
2013 Ford Shelby GT500
With a base price of around $55,000, this car can accelerate to 60 mph in a mere 3.5 seconds. This is all because of its powerful, 662 horsepower, 5.8-liter V-8 engine. At a top speed of 200 miles per hour, this car can leave behind other vehicles in a highway.
This model is quite efficient in the use of gas with an average of 15 miles per gallon for city driving, and 24 mpg for highway driving.
2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
Perhaps the most powerful Corvette model ever, this sports car can accelerate to 60 mph in 3.8 seconds. It sells for around $65,000.
2013 Chrysler 300 SRT8
The base price of this impressive car is around $49,000, which is way under your $100,000 budget. It can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.3 seconds. It can zoom to a top speed of 175 miles per hour, enough to satisfy your zest for an adrenaline-pumping ride.
It also comes with a three-mode suspension. The default mode is the Auto suspension that allows the machine to automatically adjust the suspension depending on the quality of the road, while the Sport suspension enables the car to bounce around noticeably more on bumpy roads. The third suspension mode is Track which is also the most aggressive setting.
2013 Mercedes Benz C63 AMG
This car boasts of a 6.2 liter V-8 engine with seven speed automated manual transmission. For around $62,000, you can impress the ladies with its power that can bring you to speed of 60 mph in just 4.2 seconds.
2013 Chevrolet Camaro SS 1LE
You may have realized that the Chevrolet Camaro is the same car used in the Transformers movie from years past, so that may be one good motivation for you to buy this car. The price is also very affordable at around $37,000.
In terms of acceleration, this model can zoom to 60 mph in 4.3 seconds. It boasts of a 426 horsepower, 6.2 liter engine that can propel the beast to maximum speed of nearly 150 mph.
2013 Ford Mustang GT Premium
This baby sells for $35,000. Not a bad price considering that it can accelerate to 60 mph in under 4.6 seconds. It has a six-speed manual transmission and can also switch to automatic. And you’ll love the quick and lightweight steering response.
The car also comes with numerous impressive features like 17-inch wheels, power driver seat, rearview mirror that automatically dims, and premium Shaker sound system.
2013 Subaru Impreza WRX Special Edition
With a price of under $30,000, this sports car is a good buy considering its ability to run from standstill to a fast 60 miles per hour in 4.7 seconds. One of the cheapest sports car in the market today, it also has the least powerful engine with 265 horsepower. The engine also boasts of 2.5 liters capacity. But it makes up for it with its all-wheel-drive-system.
Its small frame also enables it to outrun other vehicles. It can race to a quarter mile run in under 13 seconds at a speed of 100 miles per hour.
2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 3.8 R-Spec
Priced at $33,000, the Genesis Coupe can rev up to 60 miles per hour in 5 seconds. It has a 348 horsepower engine. With a six-speed manual transmission and a new, eight-speed automatic transmission, the Genesis Coupe offers flexibility to its users. In terms of fuel economy, it can reach up to 18 miles per gallon for city driving and 27 miles per gallon for highway driving. For automatic driving, it almost has the same figures with 18 mpg for city driving and a lower, 22 mpg for highway driving.
There you have it, the fastest supercars that you can have for under $100,000. Indeed, you can have your own supercar for a price that is within your budget. Check out your local dealers to find out if there’s an affordable supercar that you can buy within your area.
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