Most of us will never be able to afford a Bugatti Veyron or or probably even a Maserati, but with a bit of saving and luck we can definitely own an introductory luxury car. If you're on the market for a luxury car in the $30-50K range then let's get a look at what the best cars on the market are.
Hyundai Genesis G70
Hyundai isn't a typical luxury brand, but the Korean automaker has been trying to break into the luxury US market for some time now. The G70 is a rear-wheel drive car with impressive steering and acceleration. The car is clearly an attempt at deseating the BMW 3 series from it's thrown. The car comes with a choice of 252 horsepower 4 cylinder engine or a V6 365 horsepower twin turbo with an automatic transmission and also comes available in all wheel drive. The car was named North American Car of the year and was also in Car and Drivers Top 10 of 2019. The car is reasonably price and looks like an amazin buy at a base price of $35,895.
Alfa Romeo Giulia
Alfa Romeo has been trying to make headway in the American market for some time. The car drives amazing. It drives with a powerful super charged 4 cylinder engine with a sharp quick 8 speed automatic transmission and amazing handling. There isn't a gearhead around who wouldn't say the car doesn't drive amazing. It is the perfect fun car if you are looking for a speedy responsive luxury car. However, Alfa Romeo isn't known for their reliability. The manufacturer is known to make lots of errors and the cars have issues. The interior quality isn't the highest, but if youre looking for pure sport satisfying to drive car then this has no equal. The car comes with a 280 horse power turbo 2L inline 4 cylinder engine or a 505 horsepower twin turbo 2.9L V6 with the price of $39,590.
The Mercedes C class offers a wide range of entry points and price points. The C250 is a great cheaper entry level luxury car, but our article is going to be focused on the C300. The C300 comes in a sedan, coupe, and convertible. The car performs reasonably well while having the classic Mercedes interior and a base price of $42,395. The car comes with a 255 horsepower turbo 2L inline 4 cylinder or a 385 horsepower twin turbo 3 liter V6 or finally a 503 horsepower twin turbo 4L V8 at the maxed option.
Audi A5 Sportback
The car is just pure elegance. It comes with a large rear cargo area, an elegant audi interior, while the exterior looks like a sporty luxury sedan. The car drives like your regular A4 and A5 but it just has the bigger body that makes it more comfortable for you and your family. The car comes with a steep starting price of $45195 and a 248 horsepower turbon 2L inline 4 cylinder engine or an upgraded 359 horsepower turbo 3 liter V6 engine and boasts an impressive 22 cubic feet of cargo space.
The Kia Stinger is similar in both performance and feel to the Audi A5. The car fun to drive and priced much cheaper than similar performance competitors. The upgraded 365 horsepower twin turbo V6 spits out power like an American Muscle Car. The car starts at a reasonable $33,985 and features a really impressive 23 cubic feet of cargo space.