When thrill is purchased cheap, the fun adds on. There is no dearth of choices when it comes to buying a speedster today. The latest ranges of cars that speak of speed are available within approachable cost of $30,000 and less. Some of these are capable of running zero to sixty mph in just six seconds. The fun revolves here, when you can tame the speed, at a cost that is one third of a racing car. These do not just offer ecstasy to track nerds but comes with luxury incorporated for weekend joy riders as well.
Let’s review some of these recent cars for their fun and capabilities.
1. Ford Mustang GT
Zero-to-60 mph: 4.8 seconds
The new 2011 Mustang with six pack manual transmission, may not have look makeover to talk about, but certainly tech makeover to boast about. The new revamped powerful engine is a delight for roadster. Its improvised performance guarantees 17mph in city conditions and over 26mpg on highways. With its enhanced mileage and speed kick, Mustang GT is worth a drive.
2. Subaru Impreza WRX
Zero-to-60 mph: 5.2 seconds
This sport version delivers family fun. The Impreza WRX is a 5 seater car, available in 9 trims. With over 20mpg fuel economy for city riders, the users view it as value for money. An adventure lover would like this car for great smooth drive .
3. Ford Mustang V6 Coupe
Zero-to-60 mph: 5.6 seconds
This quick machine is another power dose from car maker Ford. Combination of speed and sophistication, Mustang V6 is right answer for people who are looking for speed at non luxury price. Users are greatly satisfied for fuel economy and power of this stylish pony coupe.
4. Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart
Zero-to-60 mph: 5.8 seconds
With those looks to kill, this sporty hatchback is owner's pride. Packed with style and power , the five door junior sport sedan can give all the vehicles on the road a low feeling. Admired by its users for comfort and handling offered by car. Its drivers would love to watch their rear view mirror, when it takes off, just to record how many were left behind. Short, lightweight and turbo charged, this vehicle can run zero-sixty in about 5.8 seconds.
5. Hyundai Genesis 3.8 R-Spec Coupe
Zero-to-60 mph: 5.9 seconds
Another option in the series of sport-style combination, Genesis 3.8 is certainly aggressive looking car for fun loving youngsters. Though may not get best remarks for quality, it can certainly match any on performance and value, be it road or track.
6. Honda Accord Coupe EX-L
Zero-to-60 mph: 6.3 seconds
Honda retains its promise of fuel economy with this speed coupe as well. The remarkable feature of Accord coupe EX-L navigation system is powerful petrol engine. Fully loaded version is good combination of sporty luxury.
7. Mazda Mazdaspeed3
Zero-to-60 mph: 6.4 seconds
All in the name, Mazdaspeed3 speaks of speed due to its compact size, low weight and turbocharged engine. It can catch great speed without much power. The price offered for this speeding luxury is worth paying for.
8. Mazda Mazda6 s Grand Touring
Zero-to-60 mph: 6.4 seconds
Another Mazda 6 speed automatic transmission sedan is slightly high on price but good in looks. Performance wise it is no less capable than its sibling Mazdaspeed3.
9. Kia Optima SX
Zero-to-60 mph: 6.5 seconds
Though from lesser known brand, Kia Optima moves as handsomely as its looks. With all powerful turbocharged engine, it can counter any competitor on the track. Loaded with all modern luxuries, this powerful sedan is not expensive at all.10. Hyundai Sonata SE
Zero-to-60 mph: 6.6 seconds
Hyundai's sleek sedan is priced low even after incorporation of sunroof, navigation like wonderful luxury features. This family sedan is worth trying not just for the price but for the performance and inclusion of up to date technologies.The Sonata SE's 2.4 theta ll four-cylinder engine is best in line among non-turbocharged engines.