Best Used Sports Cars for Under $10K

If you really want to save money when you buy a car, you’ll need to shop for used cars. But that doesn’t mean you’re limited to slowpokes. You can get the speed you need with these sub-$10,000 speedsters:

  1. 2000 Corvette Hardtop Coupe. Its V8 engine can churn out 345 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque. The car responds immediately upon the press on the gas pedal, and with proper maintenance you can get to 60mph in less than 5 ticks.
  2. 2003 Ford Mustang Mach 1. It gets to 60 mph in 5.3 seconds. When you corner hard, it offers a very good grip as well. Then there’s that classic loo—what more do you need?
  3. 2002 Chevy Z28 Camaro. This offers ferocious power from its 5.7-liter engine with 310 HP and 340 lb-ft of torque. Start the car, and its power band will just launch the car smoothly with no apparent effort. The cornering is capable, yet the ride is comfortable.
  4. 2000 BMW Z3, 2.8 Roadster. This 2-seater looks sexy and it provides a peppy ride with its strong 2.8-liter engine. The amenities also include antiskid, traction control, antilock brakes, and power-adjustable seats.
  5. 2001 Porsche Boxster. That’s right, you can get a convertible Porsche for less than the cheapest new cars in 2017. This’ll give you a thrilling ride, with 217 HP, 192 lb-ft of torque, zero to 60 in less than 7 seconds, and speedy reflexes.

So have you a need for speed? There’s no need to splurge when you go for any of these used sports cars!