10 Fastest New Cars Under $20,000 in 2017

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Cars That Can Burn Rubber for Under $20,000

Car manufacturers like to throw around their models’ horsepower specs — it is, understandably, a point of pride. It’s even more impressive when designers and engineers can squeeze relatively impressive horsepower numbers out of relatively modest cars, particularly models designed to primarily appeal to shoppers on a tight budget.

In looking for the fastest cars under $20,000, we focused mostly on those yielding the most power. While horsepower doesn’t tell the whole story, it’s a good indication of a car’s quickness and speed. Click ahead to see some of the fastest new cars you can buy for less than $20,000.

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