What Are Some Popular Sports Cars?


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As of 2015, some popular sports cars include the Ford Mustang GT, the Chevy Camaro Z28 and the Dodge Challenger Hellcat. Other sports cars to mention are the Mercedes Benz CLA45 AMG, the BMW M3 and the Porsche 911.

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What Are Some Popular Sports Cars?
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The Ford Mustang GT led the resurgence of American muscle cars, and its popularity continues to grow. With a 5.0 liter V-8 engine capable of 435 horsepower at 6500 rpm, this powerful pony car hits 60 mph from a standstill in just 4.4 seconds, according to ZeroTo60Times.com.

The Chevy Camaro Z28 is the automaker's addition to the “Track Day Car” market. Powered by a 505 horse power V-8 engine and accompanied by high-performance suspension and braking systems, this sports car cuts through any slalom with ease.

Since its re-introduction onto the muscle car scene in 2008, the Dodge Challenger has raised the bar for its competitors. The Dodge Challenger Hellcat, with its immense 707 horse power engine and improved handling, transforms even the most casual of drives into an event to remember.

The Mercedes Benz CLA 45 is a supercar disguised as a sedan with 355 horses propelling this machine from zero to 60 in 4.4 seconds. The BMW M3 is both one of the most popular and most recognizable on this list with its unique styling, un-paralleled handling and the muscle to compare with just about any sports car on the market.

The Porsche 911 is the sports car of sports cars. With a flat-six motor and the handling characteristics of a Ferrari, this German performance icon wins racing titles throughout the world.

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