There are various types of car out there and for this one; we will give you the information about the 10 best 4-door sports cars for 2017. Why 4-door sports cars? Well, the reasons vary between each person, but there are people who loves being able to run fast but can still use his car for group activities. Nevertheless, for this list we will focus mostly on the performance part, because sports cars with low level of performance are undesirable. Surprisingly, there are a lot of four-door sports cars out there, so slimming down the list down to 10 is pretty difficult, but here they are.
Top 10 Best 4-Door Sports Cars of The Year
Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat
The Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat is not just an ordinary sedan, this sedan offers you all the comfort that you expect from a family sedan but it came with high level of performance. Do not mistook this trim level with the standard version, the Hellcat version of the new Dodge Charger is available with more powerful engine and suspension system different to the standard model.
The engine for the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat is a powerful 6.2 L V8 engine with an astounding 707 horsepower and 650 pound feet of torque; you will not be able to find a car with more than 700 horsepower with that kind of price range ever. The 4-door sports car is also available with the rear wheel drive and 8 speed automatic transmission systems.
Mercedes Benz CLS AMG S-Model
The Mercedes Benz CLS AMG S-Model is very different to the standard version, while the looks might not seen to be that different, the power and performance is leap and bound above. But the first thing that you need to check is the interior, the interior cabin of this car is extremely comfortable, it also has great variety of safety features thus this car is also perfect to be used for your daily purposes.
To scratch that racing itch, the Mercedes Benz CLS AMG S-Model is equipped with the 5.5L twin turbo V8 engine with 577 horsepower and 590 pound feet of torque. Overall, this car offers you the best comfortability out of any 4-door sports cars for this year, although it also cost a lot of money.
The Audi S4 might look strikingly similar to its brother, the A4, but its only for the outside, this is a sport sedan, which means the S4 is a lot more focused on performance. They also decided to change the interior for the car, unfortunately, the interior of the car looks more plain now, no more strikingly rich or stand out anymore, not to mention that it makes the back passengers a little bit uncomfortable with the little leg room it has. Fortunately things is very different in terms of the performance, the Audi S4 is a truly sports car through and through, very agile and has great handling. The 3.0L V6 engine is a great engine to be used; it has 333 horsepower and 325 pound feet of torque.
If you want another luxury sedan with super high performance, you should also check the BMW M5. This 4-door sedan promises you luxurious comfortability; unfortunately, it looks like they cut off some space on the back seat to place more stuffs. The price of the car itself is already expensive and you will probably need to pay more money if you want an adequate amount of proper safety features that are sold as separate option.
But despite those shortcomings, the performance of the BMW M5 is top notch, it handles well in every difficult corner, but due to its size and weight, it might not be as agile as you would want. It has a powerful 560 horsepower though and it is all thanks to the 4.4L twin turbo V8 engine.
Jaguar XF R-Sport
One of the best in terms of comfortability and performance combination, the Jaguar XF R-Sport comes with everything you need from a 4-door sports car. It has extremely good looking exterior body, the interior is as good as the exterior and it offers a lot of high tech features as well.
Despite giving a lot of rooms for all those luxury features, the Jaguar XF R-Sport is no slouch on the road; it has 3.0L V6 engine with 340 horsepower and 332 pound feet of torque. With its 8 speed automatic transmission system plus the Jaguar’s own sequential shift original system, this car got handling comparable to the highest class of sport cars.
Volkswagen GTI 4-Door
If you are looking for a cheaper alternative to a 4-door sports car, then you should be looking for this Volkswagen GTI 4-Door trim level, it is cheaper than anything on this list but do not underestimate the car. While it does not have more powerful engine, this car offer you more comfortability and space, but despite that, once you have tried the new GTI, you will instantly notice that this car runs very well, its small size means it is a lot more agile than most of other cars. The engine itself is also not that bad, the Volkswagen GTI 4-Door is available with 2.0L 4 cylinder turbo engine, making it available with 210 horsepower and 258 pound feet of torque; this also means that this car offers better fuel consumption rate compared to the other cars on the list as well.
Subaru WRX Limited
While the above sports car offer balanced comfortability and performance factor, the Subaru WRX Limited offers extreme performance rate but still comes with acceptable comfortability, it is also priced reasonably cheap. Just one glance is all you need to realize that this car is designed for its performance, very sporty looking sedan, while it has acceptable interior, the ride also produce a lot of noises.
But the Subaru WRX Limited is made to perform, it runs very well on almost every kind of roads, it can cut corners well, and even a new driver can handle the car well. The engine itself is not bad as it is equipped with the 2.0L 4 cylinder turbo engine with 268 horsepower and 258 pound feet of torque.
As one of the best 4-door sport sedan in terms of performance, the new Cadillac CTS-V is the one you want if you are looking for a luxury sedan with the highest level of performance. The car does not look very different to its predecessor, but this car has surprisingly great handling and stability, making it very easy for you to cut any kinds of corner easily. The engine used is also incredibly well built; the Cadillac CTS-V is powered by a 640 horsepower and 630 pound feet of torque 6.3L V8 engine. It also comes with the rear wheel drive and 8 speed automatic transmission system; no manual transmission system version available unfortunately.
Ford Taurus SHO
Please do not ignore the Ford Taurus SHO just because it does not look very sporty, despite the looks, this car is extremely good on the road. The handling of this car is comparable with more expensive sport sedan, the cabin itself is also very quiet, the SHO is the sportier trim level so it is more agile than the standard version.
Although it looks like that the Ford Taurus SHO is more focused on its comfortability, you cannot say a $40,000 sport sedan that can reach 60 mph in just 5.8 seconds is bad. The car is equipped with a 3.5L twin turbo V6 engine, so it got decent amount of power available; 365 horsepower and 350 pound feet of torque.
Subaru WRX STI
The Subaru WRX STI is different from the WRX Limited, while it shares the same name, the WRX STI is far more focused on its performance than the other departments. This car got top class handling, very lively steering that gives you a quality ride that you want from a top class sports car and not to mention that it cost less than $35,000; while it is more expensive than the WRX Limited, there is a good reason for that increase in price.
The engine used for the Subaru WRX STI is a powerful 2.5L 4 cylinder turbo engine with 205 horsepower and 290 pound feet of torque, this engine allow this car to reach 60 mph in just 5.1 seconds. The all wheel drive give a boost on its performance and the 6 speed manual transmission system is always a good choice.
As said earlier, there are many more 4-door sport cars out there; for example is the BMW M3 or the Mitsubishi Lancer Evo, but in terms of overall quality, these here are the 10 best 4-door sports cars for this year.