5 Most Exciting Sports Cars of 2017
2017 is shaping up to be a great year, no matter why you’re looking to buy a car. Some people are after cargo space, while others may be looking for great gas mileage, and there’s something out there for all of us. But this year’s crop of sports cars may mean 2017 is treating speed fanatics better than anyone else.
2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1
Few vehicles look as awesome as the 2017 Camaro ZL1, but the look isn’t the only thing that makes our hair stand on end. The V8 engine can produce 650 horsepower and 650 lbs./ft. of torque. All of that adds up to going from zero to 60 in just 3.5 seconds. Chevrolet made this vehicle with the purpose of racing, but no one would blame you if you just drove it to the store. Looking cool is always in season.
2017 Nissan GT-R
The 2017 Nissan GT-R looks like you’re driving a luxury car like a Fiat, without the price. The best feature about the Nissan GT-R is that despite its monstrous power, it has a solid combination of acceleration, braking, and handling that makes it easy for beginners to control. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned veteran with speedster vehicles, the GT-R is built to impress.
2017 Ford GT
It’s been over a decade since we’ve seen the GT, but this year the beautiful, sleek racecar is making a comeback. The body clearly shows that Ford focused on speed, with ultra-efficient aerodynamics that allow the 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine to produce up to 600-plus horsepower. Add in the fact that it’s made with a carbon-fiber body, you clearly have a vehicle that is made to go fast. Thanks to the carbon, it’s also extremely durable—even more so than vehicles made with aluminum. Obviously, this is one of the biggest releases of the year.
2017 Porsche 911
How can you have a sports car list without mentioning the new Porsche 911? It’s the car most enthusiasts dream about. First of all, the customization possibilities are endless, meaning tou can make it look and drive like nothing else on the road. The handling is what you’d expect from a Porsche—impeccable. Finally, the turbo charged engine is powerful, yet economical to give you the best experience possible. The 2017 Porsche 911 exceeds expectation and defines premium in every way.
2017 Fiat 124 Spider
The famous Fiat 124 Spider is back, and its Italian look beg sports car fanatics to take a test drive. Like most Fiats, it’s endlessly entertaining to pilot thanks to the tight turns. The prices are reasonable for what you get, even with the fully loaded versions. It’s even the perfect car for weekend drives thanks to the easy-to-maneuver manual soft top. Despite its small size, it’s also surprisingly comfortable on the highways.
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