Fastest 2016 Cars Under $30K

2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe
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Performance Bargains From the 2016 Model Year

Buying a vehicle on a budget doesn’t mean you’ve priced yourself out of every fun car on the market. In fact, some of the most fun-to-drive coupes, sedans, and convertibles exist in the sub-$30,000 price range. Having the need for speed doesn’t mean you need to shell out.

Performance icons like the Ford Mustang and Mazda Miata start under $30K, making them ideal choices. With the advancement of many engine and drivetrain technologies, automakers now have powerful, small-displacement engines on-hand. These small turbocharged mills have found a home under the hoods of many compact hatchbacks, ushering in a revival of the hot hatch.

You’d be surprised how many fast cheap cars are available for under $30,000. Read on to see which sporty, sub-$30K vehicle is right for you!