Top 5 New Sports Cars to Buy in 2019

author avatarJoe Terrell
10th September, 2019
Filed under Car Topics

With each passing generation, sports cars continue to be the most coveted cars. They offer a genuine appeal that always grabs the attention of sport car lovers and the general audience alike. Owning a sports car is a dream come true. Are you in the market searching for a new sports car?

Here five top new affordable (ish) sports cars that you can buy in 2019:

Mazda MX-5 Miata

Here is an iconic model that continues to delight it’s owners. This fourth-generation model is a great upgrade on the previous incarnations of this classic sports car. Lighter weight, rev happy engines and great styling makes this a cracking option. It offers owners superb handling and the price makes it a tempting option. While it is the lowest power car here, with a 181bhp engine putting out 151 pound-feet of torque it’s got enough get up and go to make you happy.

Toyota Supra

One of the most anticipated events within the automobile world is the comeback of the iconic Toyota supra. It’s one of the most adored sports cars of the 90s. The long-awaited new model is out after nearly two decades of missing in action. The sports car was built in collaboration with BMW, using the next-generation Z4 roadster as the base platform.

BMW’s influence has insured the handling is spot on, and their highly impressive B58 turbo charged six-cylinder engine delivers frantic performance. Recent dyno runs have shown that Toyota have under reported the power level, with some cars outputting over 370bhp at the flywheel from stock.

It is a great choice. In need of cash for your new Supra? Fear not. You can easily secure a car loan.

Porsche 911

Porsche 911 is one of a kind sports car that never ceases to amaze car lovers. It’s worth every penny as it is better and more impressive than its predecessors. It offers a fascinating level of performance potential. The interior is high quality and is finely crafted.

The result is a sleek and beautiful model. It’s quite distinctive as well as amazing. It has various engines in the range, outputting between 350 horsepower and 560 horsepower.

Chevrolet Camaro 

The new Camaro is a slice of classic muscle, offering a fun and easy drive thanks to handling, a comfortable ride and a 455bhp V8 powerhouse under the hood. It has comfortable supportive seats as well as decent rear seats. Cargo space is quite minimal. It has a stylish cabin however not as upscale as it’s competitors like Porche or the Supra. The car comes with a nice 7-inch touch screen interface.

The V8 is thirsty but the standard 275bhp turbocharged 4-cylinder engine option returns excellent fuel economy. Owning this model means you get to have the looks and to save more cash on gas. How great is that!

Ford Mustang

The brand new Ford Mustang is our second muscle car on this list. Like the Camero, the Mustang offers a choice of 4 cylinder, 6 cylinder and 8 cylinder engines. The turbo charged four cylinder Mustang is a nice a well-rounded model. Although classic muscle car fans will want to pick the 450bhp V8 engine. Every trim level is generously equipped and includes Ford’s key safety system

among other niceties.

Conclusion 

In conclusion if you are looking for a nice new sports car in 2019, what is your best option? If you are looking for brutal fun with a splash of practicality, either the Camero or Mustang will fit the bill.

If you are looking for a more quality and upmarket sports car, then either the BMW underpinned Toyota Supra or the Porsche 911 will both hit the spot. The 911 is a clear cut above the Supra in terms of quality, power and handling, however the price reflects that.

If you are looking for a bargain introductory sports car, the MX-5 is the car for you. Great handling, snappy performance and a low price tag make this the perfect fit for dipping your toe into the sports car world.

author avatar Written by Joe Terrell Drifted.com founder, motoring journalist and all-round car enthusiast. Read more about Joe and the Drifted team on our about us page.

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