1. Porsche Boxster
Starting price: $53,095
The Porsche Boxster is one of the best luxury sports cars on the market today. With a starting price just over $53,000 USD, the automobile is rated as one of the top-handling cars on the market today and features a mid-mounted engine behind the driver. When buying the car new, there are three choices of engine to include a 2.7 liter rated at 265 horsepower, a 3.4 liter rated at 315 horsepower S model, and a 3.4 liter GTS model rated at 330 horsepower. The sports car can go from zero to 60 MPH in just 4.1 seconds, and the Boxster’s overall fuel efficiency rating is 22 MPG (city) and 31 MPG (highway). The top overall speed of the Boxster is 173 MPH.
2. Chevrolet Corvette
Starting price: $56,395
The Chevrolet Corvette has been one of the top luxury sports cars on the market for years now. The starting price of the iconic American car is in the mid-50K’s, and the car features an extremely comfortable ride, above average acceleration, and excellent handling. The stock engine in the car is a 6.2 liter V-8 rated at 460 lb-ft of torque and 455 horsepower. Consumers can choose to add an optional sport exhaust to boost the power output to 465 lb-ft of torque and 460 horsepower when buying the Corvette new. The car is sold standard with a seven-speed manual transmission, and consumers can also choose to upgrade to an eight-speed automatic. The car can go from zero to 60 MPH in 3.7 seconds, and the vehicle has a top overall speed of 181 MPH. The overall gas mileage rating of the Corvette is 16 MPG (city) and 29 MPG (highway).