Every car freak loves a super sports car. They are fast, flashy, and get you the girls. However the thought of putting up the huge amount needed to buy one is the deal breaker. The happy fact is not all sports cars will give you a run for your money cos they cost a fortune. Some are quite affordable.
Specially for you, here are naijauto.com’s list of the 7 best affordable sports cars you can add to your garage without packing to the village:
1) Mazda MX-5
This sport car is faster, shorter, lighter, and has that sporty look so you would definitely not be missing out. With price range of £18,437 to £28,095 (₦8,619,205 to ₦13,135,321), be sure you will be having one of your best cheap rides with this. Mazda MX-5 has a light yet powerful petrol engine of 1.5 or 2.0-litre SKYACTIV. The 1.5-litre engine produces 130bhp, and launches from 0-62mph in 8.3 seconds while the 2.0-litre petrol powers 158bhp and can go 0-62mph in 7.3 seconds.
2) BMW Z4 M40i
If you need a sport car from a popular automaker, here is a two door roadster from BMW that you might want to consider. With the latest generation already in dealerships, this car does not just have a fancy exterior. The interior, where you have the power to control this toy is truly well structured with the latest technology. BMW Z4 M40i starts with $50,695 and can go as high as $64,695 for the latest model. That is ₦18,250,200 and ₦23,290,200 respectively. Though, you can get a used 2016 model for $49,700 (₦17,892,000). Its engine is 3.0-litre, six-cylinders that can go as fast as 60 mph in less than five seconds.
BMW Z4 M40
3) Lotus Elise Sport
This two seat sports car gives you more control. With this car, you can learn how to drive fast as the engine is quite compatible for self-learning. While it does not have much of the latest technology in it, this lightweight car can turn you into an expert racer in no time. The lightweight engine is a 1.8-litre Toyota engine, with the added benefit of a supercharger. Its power is 162 kW and 250 Nm of torque. Price starts from £41,230 to £49,130 (₦19,277,704 to ₦22,974,481). The used version can go as low as £29,995 and upward, about ₦14,024,612.
Lotus Elise Sport
4) Toyota GT86
No need to go digging deep into your bank account as you take a look at this co-developed sports machine. This car may not have the traditional look of a sports car but it's certainly sharper, and visible and does exactly what you are paying for. The GT86 is not quite pricey as it costs £25,430 to £30,250, converting into naira its ₦11,886,236 to ₦14,139,140. The car engine has a manual and automatic system. Its power is 2.0-litre flat-four engine that churns out 197bhp and 151 lb ft torque.
5) Alpine A110
Is a two door coupé, the production of which started in 2017, and has been selling since then. It comes with speed, sleek moves and has a minimalistic look. It's so obvious that its French maker did a remarkable job when producing this sports car. The engine is 4-cylinder, turbocharged petrol, 300bhp at 6295rp and the performance runs as high as 0-62mph in 4.5 seconds. The price of the Alpine A110 starts at £46,910 to £51,810 that is ₦21,935,556 and ₦24,228,428.
6) Ford Mustang
The last but certainly far from the least. The Ford Mustang is a redesigned machine with double speed. This vehicle is another good example of affordable, fun and speed. It comes equipped with driving technology that makes your sports driving experience a breeze. If you are going for this sports car, then you get to choose from any of its different available trims. The price starts from £37,140 to £47,520 (₦17,369,486 to ₦22,222,252 naira). It comes with different engines according to trims.
7) Audi TT RS
This car might seem a little behind its rivals at first, until you get behind the wheel to feel the power of its formidable 2.5L,5-cylinder engine, unbelievable Quattro all-wheel drive powertrain, and speed that totally qualifies it as a champ. It will set you back $65,875 or ₦ 23715000.
Audi TT RS
There you have it, 7 sports cars that will have you raising dust without going bankrupt.
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