Top 10 sports cars for 2016-2017
These picks of sports cars range from premium sports cars, best sports coupes, best muscle sports cars, and best exotic sports cars…If you are looking for top recommended sports cars for 2016 – 2017, then read on this article to see top 10 highly rated sports cars. Check out here!
Editor’s Choices- Top 10 Sports Cars For 2016-2017
1. Chevrolet Corvette
MSRP: from $56,395 to $65,395
EPA: 17 city/29hwy
This sports car really competes with other greatest sports cars in the world without excuses required. Featuring a V-8 making, 6.2-liter 455 hp along with 460 lb-ft of the torque, now the 8-speed automatic is readily available aside from the 7-speed manual. This Corvette proves for its unrefined reputation and has an interior that befits its stature.
2. Porsche Cayman GT4
EPA: 18 city/23hwy
Having its race-bred suspension, aggressive those aero add-ons, snarling engine, Porsche Cayman GT4 has dynamic transmission mounts, the 3.8-liter flat-six, 385-hp is provided with a six-speed manual. There is not PDK automatic. In reality, Cayman car is playful and well-balanced, yet the GT4 may kick it up a level with the system of torque-vectoring of Porsche and some components taken from the 911 GT3. This is definitely one of the best sports cars for 2016 – 2017 you should consider.
3. Lotus Evora 400
With supple suspension, mid-engine layout, leather or Alcantara interior, automatic transmission, metallic paint, there is not anything ordinary about Evora 400. The price of this sports car seems expensive than other rival sports cars, but it is also reasonable because while other products of Porsche has 325 hp, Evora 400 has an engine of 3.5 liter V6 offering 400 hp. Evora 400 can accelerate from 0 to 100km/h within 4.2 seconds, maximum speed of 300km/h.
4. Jaguar F-Type
MSRP: from $65,995 to $165,995
EPA: 16 city/24hwy
Jaguar F-type has a remarkable shape of a sports car which is very easy to recognize when we encounter along the road.
F-type is a sports car looking attractive with the noticeable features of Jaguar with the rounded lines running along the body of the car. Jaguar’s engineers and designers faced huge challenge when creating this car because they had to create a car which is compelling enough to compete with Porsche, and powerful enough to compete with Chevrolet Corvette with moderate price.
The car uses bi-xenon headlights with positioning LED strip lighting daytime. It has an engine of 3.0 liters V6 cranking out 380 hp with the maximum speed of 275km/h. It can accelerate the speed from 0 to 100km/h within just 4.9 seconds.
5. Alfa Romeo 4C
MSRP: from $57,495 to $67,495
EPA: 24 city/34hwy
This sexy Italian exotic is one of the most noticeable sports cars for 2016 – 2017 with affordable price. It is readily available as a coupe with the targa top. Having a 237 hp turbo with the weight of under 2500 pounds, the zippy power to weight of this car is matched with the zippy steering ratio. But, it is just 6-speed automatic. The seats are rather tight with no much room for luggage. It is rather low for passengers to get out.
6. Audi TT / TTS
MSRP: from $43,825 to $52,825
EPA: 23 city/30hwy
Having peppy performance and snazzy styling, this Audi TT / TTS attracts both practical and passionate customers. It possesses many options of colors than any other former versions, with 11 colors in total. This sports car is equipped with the engine of 220-hp turbor four (for TT) and 292 – hp for (TTS). A 6-speed dual-clutch automatic and drive which is all-wheel are standard on all models. However, there is not a manual for Audi TT / TTS. The TT is readily available as both softtop and coupe, the TTS just as a coupe. Having suspensions which are well-tuned, both TT and TTS are very fast. These versions have a blend of style with the refinement in manners that other competitions do not.
7. BMW Z4
MSRP: from $50,695 to $67,345
EPA: 22 city/34hwy
This is one of the most famous sports cars for 2016 – 2017. The car uses 4-cylinder engine with the capacity of 2.0, fitted with TwinPower Turbo technology. The engine offers maximum power of 184 hp at 5,000 rv / min, maximum torque of 270 Nm at the range of 1250 – 4500 rev/min. The automatic gearbox is 8 levels.
Some advantages of this sports car are luxurious, elegant design, spacious comfortable interior space, modern technology, and fast speed acceleration and quiet operation. But, the disadvantage is still high cost.
8. Mercedes-AMG SLC43
EPA: 20 city/29 hwy
Mercedes AMG SLC43 is equipped with powerful engine of up to 362hp, which is 53hp more powerful in compared with the 5.5 liter V8 engine in the previous version. The exterior of SLC43 look identical. It has unique suspension tuning versus the previous sibling. Inside, this SLC still retains the control panel as one the SLK models. The maximum power is 362 hp at 5500 – 6000 rv/min. Maximum torque is 520 Nm at 2000 – 4200 re/min. The transmission is automatic 9G-TRONIC PLUS of 9 levels. The maximum speed is 250km/h. Average fuel consumption is 6.4 to 7.0 liters /100km.
9. Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class
EPA: 25 city/32 hwy
When you meet the SLC, a replacement of SLK, you will notice that it has an update look with a new engine. The exterior has new headlights, taillights, and grille while the interior is still refined and luxurious. The big changes are under the hood: the single engine is a 241-hp turbo four accompanied with a 9-speed automatic. Besides, a retractable hardtop could be run at the speeds of up to 25mph and providers a panoramic sunroof (optional) which changes its opacity with just as simple button touch.
10. Porsche 718 Boxster
MSRP: $53,150 to $83,150
EPA: 20 city/26 hwy
The latest Boxster 2017 possesses a perfect appearance. The basic version of Boxster is equipped with a 2.0L turbocharged engine producing 300hp, while the S version has the power of 350 hp. These two engines are powerful and more fuel efficient. At the same time, to improve the operation, the suspension of the car has been tweaked a lot in order to help the car be more handling and responsive. Also, in this version, a7-in touch screen system of infotainment is new.