15 Best Sports Cars Under $40K

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Buying a Sports Car Doesn’t Have to Cost a Fortune

Every new vehicle in our mainstream sports car rankings has a starting price under $40,000. In fact, you can choose many models in an upper trim level and still stay within the budget. While this is not true when it comes to luxury sports cars, there are many fantastic used models that are equally affordable.

We rank the best new sports cars and used luxury sports cars, along with specifying the most desirable trim you can buy for under $40,000. You’ll have to decide if you’d rather purchase new or used and which sports car best fits your budget and priorities. Use this information and our new car rankings as a starting point as you work to make an educated buying decision.

It’s important to note that our scores and rankings change on a continuous basis as new expert research and data become available. Scores and rankings in this article may not match up with those in our vehicle reviews.

Continue reading to learn about the best new and used sports cars under $40,000.

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