Choosing the best sports car for you in 2024 depends on your priorities and budget. Here are some of the top-rated sports cars to help you narrow down your choices.

2024 Chevrolet Corvette

The Corvette continues to be a force to be reckoned with, offering supercar performance at a fraction of the price. It’s available in coupe and convertible body styles, and with a starting MSRP of $66,300, it’s a relative bargain compared to many other high-performance cars.

FeatureLT2LT4
Engine6.2L V85.5L V8
Horsepower490 hp670 hp
Torque465 lb-ft630 lb-ft
Transmission8-speed dual-clutch automatic8-speed dual-clutch automatic
DrivetrainRear-wheel driveRear-wheel drive
Acceleration0-60 mph in 3.4 seconds0-60 mph in 2.8 seconds
Top speed184 mph205 mph
Fuel economy19 mpg city, 27 mpg highway15 mpg city, 21 mpg highway
Starting price$62,198$86,998

2024 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS

This track-focused monster is the ultimate expression of the Cayman platform, with a 518-hp naturally aspirated flat-six engine and a host of aerodynamic and handling upgrades. However, it comes with a hefty price tag starting at $143,010.

FeatureDetails
Engine4.0L naturally aspirated flat-six
Horsepower500 hp
Torque331 lb-ft
Transmission6-speed manual
Acceleration (0-60 mph)3.3 seconds
Top Speed184 mph
Nürburgring Nordschleife lap time7:04.51
Starting MSRP$143,010 (USD)

2024 McLaren Artura

This hybrid supercar combines blistering performance with a luxurious cabin and cutting-edge technology. It starts at $225,000, but it delivers an unforgettable driving experience.

FeatureDetails
Engine3.0L twin-turbocharged V6 with hybrid assist
Horsepower673 hp (combined)
Torque531 lb-ft (combined)
Transmission7-speed dual-clutch automatic
0-60 mph3.0 seconds
Top speed205 mph
Fuel economy50 mpg combined (estimated)
Starting price$189,500

2024 Toyota GR86

This rear-wheel-drive coupe is a blast to drive and offers great value for the money, with a starting MSRP of $30,000. It’s not the most powerful car on this list, but it makes up for it with its playful handling and engaging driving experience.

FeatureSpecification
Engine2.4L naturally-aspirated flat-four
Horsepower228 hp at 7,000 rpm
Torque184 lb-ft at 3,700 rpm
Transmission6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic
DrivetrainRear-wheel drive
Fuel economy (city/highway)20 mpg / 27 mpg (manual), 21 mpg / 30 mpg (automatic)
0-60 mph5.7 seconds (manual), 6.1 seconds (automatic)
Top speed143 mph
Starting price$27,735 (manual), $29,035 (automatic)

2024 Porsche 718 Cayman

The base Cayman is a more affordable and practical option than the GT4 RS, but it’s still a lot of fun to drive. It starts at $69,950 and offers a good balance of performance, comfort, and practicality.

Feature718 Cayman718 Cayman S718 Cayman GT4 RS
Engine2.0L turbocharged H43.0L twin-turbocharged H64.0L naturally-aspirated H6
Horsepower300 hp350 hp500 hp
Torque280 lb-ft317 lb-ft450 lb-ft
Transmission6-speed manual or 7-speed PDK dual-clutch7-speed PDK dual-clutch7-speed PDK dual-clutch
0-60 mph4.7 seconds (manual), 4.5 seconds (PDK)4.0 seconds3.4 seconds
Top speed170 mph (manual), 173 mph (PDK)177 mph196 mph
Starting MSRP$64,300$73,500$143,000

2024 Tesla Model S Plaid

This all-electric sedan is not only quick, but it also offers impressive range and a spacious, luxurious interior. It starts at $135,990, but it’s eligible for federal and state tax credits that can bring down the price.

FeatureSpecification
Starting MSRP$89,990
Seating Capacity5 (optional 7-seater available)
Battery Capacity95 kWh (usable)
EPA Estimated Range405 miles
Real-world Range (estimated)410 – 790 km (depending on driving conditions)
Peak Power1,020 hp
0-60 mph1.99 seconds
Top Speed200 mph
Drag Coefficient0.23
Cargo Space28.7 ft³ behind rear seats, 15.1 ft³ with all seats up
Standard FeaturesYoke steering wheel, 17″ touchscreen, tri-motor all-wheel drive, HEPA air filtration, panoramic glass roof, adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, blind spot monitoring, etc.
Available OptionsFull Self-Driving Capability (FSD), yoke steering wheel upgrade, 21″ Arachnid wheels, premium interior, additional seating for 2 in the trunk, etc.

2024 Ford Mustang

The classic American muscle car is still going strong, offering a variety of engine options and trim levels to choose from.

FeatureEcoBoostGTDark Horse
Engine2.3L EcoBoost® I45.0L Ti-VCT V85.0L Coyote™ V8
Horsepower315 hp486 hp500 hp
Torque350 lb-ft418 lb-ft418 lb-ft
Transmission10-speed SelectShift® automatic10-speed SelectShift® automatic or TREMEC® 6-speed manualTREMEC® 6-speed manual
Fuel Economy (city/highway)21 mpg / 32 mpg17 mpg / 25 mpg15 mpg / 23 mpg
Starting MSRP$27,740$40,040$57,840

2024 Mazda MX-5 Miata

This iconic roadster is a joy to drive, with its nimble handling and open-air driving experience.

FeatureSportTouringGrand Touring
Engine2.0L SKYACTIV-G2.0L SKYACTIV-G2.0L SKYACTIV-G
Horsepower181 hp181 hp181 hp
Torque151 lb-ft151 lb-ft151 lb-ft
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic6-speed manual
Wheels16-inch17-inch17-inch
TopManual soft topManual soft topPower retractable hardtop
SeatsClothHeated leatherHeated leather
Starting MSRP$28,045$32,450$38,820

2024 BMW M4

This high-performance coupe is a blast to drive on the track, but it can also be comfortable enough for everyday use.

FeatureSpecification
Engine3.0L twin-turbocharged inline-6
Horsepower425 hp (453 hp with Competition package)
Torque553 lb-ft (588 lb-ft with Competition package)
Transmission8-speed automatic
0-60 mph3.8 seconds (3.4 seconds with Competition package)
Top speed155 mph (electronically limited)
Fuel economy (city/highway)17 mpg / 23 mpg
Fuel economy (combined)21 mpg
Length187.0 inches
Width75.2 inches
Height55.3 inches
Wheelbase108.7 inches
Starting price$72,945

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