5 Best and Affordable Sports Cars to Buy under 50k USD

The thought of owning a sports car itself bring you a moment of joy, but when it comes to their price, we get settled for none. Price had always been the major factor that kept the sports cars lovers away from their favorite machines. However, with the growing competition and progressive environment the car manufacturers have focused on the mid range segment too. They are trying to bring out some versions of sports cars that match the pockets as well as the performance desired.

Companies like Ford, Nissan and Mini Cooper among the others have made cars that are comfortable for both the high end clients as well as the people who cannot afford a high degree of purchase. No compromises have been made with the car performance though. They are the same sports cars that you have always been dreaming of, the same brands but the price has dropped down to alarming levels. It has come out as great news for the sports car lovers and it is no less than a Christmas gift for them.

The looks, performance and efficiency of these cars, is incredible. The DNA of these cars is set in such a way that they can be driven in everyday use too. Along with the prices, the fuel efficiency factor has also been improved in these cars. Since, people are these days looking more at fuel efficient cars rather than posh cars, it was very important for the car manufacturers to keep such thing in mind before making the car. The cars we will talk about are available for a price less than 50,000 USD in the market.

So let’s have a look at these magnificent sports cars:

1. Ford Mustang Boss 302:

Mustang has remained to be one of the favorite brands among the lovers of sports cars. The performance of Ford Mustang Boss 302 will be elevated with the help of a 5.0 liter V8 engine that will have strength of 444 horsepower. It comes at a nominal cost in the market. The base price of this car is kept at 42,200 USD. The accessory kit that has been included with the car is magnificent and appealing. This car packs 24 extra horsepower as compared to the GT Premium trim. However, the reports are sad indicators because they say that 302 will not arrive at the market in the year 2014. My mind boggles when I think about a car like Ford Mustang Boss 302 being available at this price segment.

Ford Mustang Boss 302

2. Nissan 370Z Nismo:

Nissan 370Z Nismo is one of the most anticipated sports cars of the season. It is quite popular indeed among the sports car lovers. The performance and dynamics packed in the car are incredible and have no comparables in the market. It is equipped with a 3.7 liter V6 engine that offers up to 350 horsepower. There is a close ratio 6 speed manual transmission where the brakes and suspension are sport-tuned. It also sports alloy wheels measuring 19 inches and an extra 20 horsepower is added to it. It can be bought at a minimum price of 43,020 USD. Considering the price, no compromise has been made by the company when it comes to performance and the car dynamics.

Nissan 370Z Nismo

3. Mini Cooper John Cooper Works GP:

It is the sports edition of the popular brand Mini Cooper. The car is very popular in the market majorly due to the credibility of Mini Cooper brand and also because of its stunning performance on the road. It is a whole new breed of Mini and John Cooper Works is the series name. It carries a price tag of 40,000 USD and packed with 211 horsepower engine. The car is very light weighted and there is a lot of fun driving it. Considering the low weight of the car, the powerful engine packed in it is enough to have a power packed fun on the road. It is one of the most affordable sports cars that exist in the market and it keeps wooing the car lovers every now and then.

Mini Cooper John Cooper Works GP

4. BMW Z4 sDrive28i:

BMW is quite popular for making sports cars and this time too, it has not disappointed many. It is a motoring car in many ways than not. Packed with inline four cylinders, the car carries 240 horsepower of strength. The convertible nature of the car makes it more snazzy and comfortable. It is an ideal car for travelling and taking it for long rides. The price that has been set for this incredible car is nominal. It costs the buyer only 47,350 USD at the market. If you have got some pennies in the pocket, it is worth playing a gamble on this car.  The base price of the car is 47,350 USD but if you want to increase the power and also the cylinders, it could cost you a little more. In such a case, the price goes a bit beyond 50,000 USD.

BMW Z4 sDrive28i


AUDI TTS is a soft sports car that possesses elegant looks. It is a great balance between elegance and rusty sports car. The strength of the car is measured at 265 horsepower and possesses an engine of 2.0 liter. It costs 47,350 USD and with this price, you can have a lot of perky fun in the highlands or wherever you go on a ride. Audi always carried a reputation of making comfortable cars and this one is as comfortable as it could ever be.


Therefore, it is close to perfect for long drives and holidays. It has a perfect balance between an urban and rough look. AUDI TTS is one of the best choices in this price segment.

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