10 Best Supercharged Cars of 2017

Chevrolet Camaro
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10 Cars That Give You the Extra Oomph

Automakers outfit their sports cars with turbochargers and superchargers to make them faster and more powerful.  Both systems generate the additional power by forcing extra air into the engine so it can burn more fuel.

Turbochargers draw the vehicle’s exhaust through a turbine and into a compressor to deliver more air to the engine. They’re quieter and more fuel-efficient than superchargers, but they can create “turbo lag,” which means the turbo doesn’t boost power until there is enough exhaust built up to drive the turbine.

Superchargers force air into the motor by using a turbine that's directly connected to the engine's crankshaft. They are the opposite of turbochargers, in that they are better at delivering power at low engine speeds. This makes supercharged cars feel strong right off the line.

Read ahead to see the 10 best supercharged cars based on their performance ratings.  

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