8 Sporty New Cars Under $20,000

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Get Driving Enjoyment for Less Than $20K

Budget-conscious buyers searching for a sporty new car have it easy in today’s market. Whether a sedan, coupe, or hatchback, this year’s crop of affordable sports cars boast both dynamic performance and sticker prices below $20,000.

U.S. News & World Report has evaluated dozens of data points to assign a performance score to each new car in its rankings. Spoiler alert: One of the cars on our list can even be found for less than $15,000.

Read ahead to see the eight best sporty new cars under $20,000.