We’ve all seen cars that make us turn our heads to follow it down the road. Those are striking vehicles. But, how many of those cars can the average person afford without breaking the bank? Take a look at these six attention-grabbing cars with unassuming price tags. These are the cars that will make your neighbors jealous. Why not jump behind the wheel of one?
2017 Ford Mustang
The new Mustang has a starting MSRP of $24,915. This iconic car is going to kick off our list with the lowest starting price. The base model comes with a 2.3L Ecoboost engine, but there are three other engine options from there. A 5.0L GT, 3.7L V6 and the Shelby GT350: four engines, one soul.
The 2017 Mustang is modeled after the striking, yet classic, Mustang fastback with the design possessing the same quintessential lines and timeless curves that shout ‘Mustang.’ This is the car to ignite a sense of optimism and freedom at every turn.
Plus, throw in a few available comfort and technology packages and you’ll be riding in style. Check out the heated and cooled seats paired with a six-way power-adjustable leather-trimmed seat. Or take a look at the voice-activated navigation system. It combines a GPS system with 3-D mapping and voice-guided turn-by-turn directions.
2017 Fiat Spider 124
The all-new Fiat Spider 124 is built to be striking. With a class-exclusive 160-horsepower turbo engine, responsive four-wheel independent suspension and a convertible top, what more could you want? The Spider 125 has a starting MSRP of $24,995 – coming in second on our list. This convertible calls out with a seductive exterior and enticing Italian styling that carries through to the interior. The luxury is intentional. This car is designed to reignite your love affair with the open road.
Add plenty of available high tech fun while you’re enjoying the open road. With push-button ignition, Bluetooth and hands-free voice commands there’s plenty to take home. Additional available features include a premium sound system and a 7-inch touchscreen. This car is a lot of fun to be behind the wheel.
2016 Dodge Challenger
The Dodge Challenger is classic muscle car. Plus, it’s the perfect car if you want to customize your vehicle to exactly what you want. With 11 different colors available and nine trim levels, you have plenty to pick from. The base SXT trim level has a starting MSRP of $26,995. It features a 305 horsepower 3.6L Pentastar V6 Engine. The trim levels go all the way up to the SRT Hellcat. Boasting an impressive 707 horsepower 6.2L Hemi SRT Hellcat V8 Engine with 20-inch matte black wheels. The Hellcat trim level will set you back a little bit more: with a starting MSRP of $64,195.
The Challenger is the smartest muscle car of all. Available technology features innovative and state-of-the-art advanced technology. With the customizable digital display cluster you get to decide what’s shown on the 7-inch display screen behind the wheel. You also get to pick your steering wheel; sport, performance or SRT. There are so many ways to customize this vehicle to what you want.
2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI
The Golf GTI is not your basic hatchback, it’s a striking, autobahn-tuned vehicle. With precise control, the GTI stays level in corners and helps maintain grip while providing a smooth ride. Plus, that turbocharged engine comes standard and make everything more fun. The Volkswagen Golf GTI has a starting MSRP of $25,595.
Enjoy all sorts of tech features with this car. Including the Performance Monitor. The customizable 3-gauge monitor lets you keep an eye on your favorite functions. Choose from G-meter, boost pressure, oil temperature and more. Make some noise with an available Fender premium audio system. With 400 watts of power, eight speakers and a subwoofer this system will turn heads as you roll by. And, the multi-function trip computer is a smart, graphic and colorful interface. It shows media, phone and vehicle information right in the center of the gauge cluster.
2017 Subaru WRX
The Subaru WRX focuses on style, power and all-out performance. While we think the WRX STI is likely to turn a few extra heads, both models are powerful, striking cars. With a starting MSRP of $26,695 and up to 27 MPG, it’s hard to turn away from this vehicle. It has the balanced design of Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive to create uniform stability and deliver optimal distribution of power. That combines for maximum traction and improved handling. Plus, you can get a quicker response to road conditions. Added bonus: it’s standard on all models.
Subaru Starlink lets you stay connected whether you’re using an IOS or Android device. It puts your apps right at your fingertips. Giving you access to navigation, food, weather, music, podcasts, audiobooks and more through the available apps.
2017 Audi TT
If you’re ready to really turn heads now matter where you are, slide behind the wheel of the new 2017 Audi TT. This car is a moving work of art. “The beautiful design draws you in, a turbocharged engine helps elevate your drive, and performance-enhancing features like Audi drive select transport you to new heights.” This iconic car is built for the driver. So you experience impressive acceleration and remarkably nimble handling. The TT is equipped with Quattro all-wheel drive, making it a great all-season sports car.
The cutting-edge tech features are also worth paying attention to. The Audi virtual cockpit puts you at the helm of so much information. The 12.3-inch information cluster moves from the traditional display to a panoramic setting with impressive clarity. The MMI touch with handwriting recognition is also a lot of fun. It allows you to control a lot of systems including navigation, audio and your phone. If you’re willing to bump your budget up to the starting MSRP of $43,500 – this sports car is worth it.