Coupes have more fun!
Quick—what's more important? A car that's fun to drive or one with room for people and belongings? If you answered the former, then chances are excellent that you'll find your perfect vehicle match among the rakishly stylish sporty and streamlined coupes available today. And the good news is there are many configurations and options for you to choose from, starting with small coupes and sport models designed for fun. There are even four-door coupes and four-seater cars, 2+2 models and more that deliver the special coupe experience.
So free yourself and hit the road with nothing more than a backpack, a friend, and a keen eye for coupe-friendly adventures. But before you do, check out this list of the 10 best coupe cars of 2019, based on available features and CarMax vehicle sales data from March 1, 2019 through August 31, 2019:
- Ford Mustang
- Dodge Challenger
- Chevrolet Camaro
- Honda Civic
- Honda Accord
- Chevrolet Corvette
- Nissan 370Z
- BMW 428
- Scion FR-S
- Audi A5
If the joy of coupe driving is on your to-do list, there's nothing quite like a little two-door muscle. The Ford Mustang, Dodge Challenger, and Chevrolet Camaro provide a retro-future experience with room for four. Few things are better than a modern take on classic muscle, especially when all three 2019 models come with base power that meets or exceeds 275 horsepower.
If you prefer imports, check out the fun and practical Honda Civic—a classic in its own right—or the Honda Accord coupe. The 2019 Honda Civic coupe base model is rated at 158 horsepower and the 2019 Accord coupe delivers 192 horsepower. Enthusiasts will also appreciate the Nissan 370Z and how it represents the unique Z legacy. With more than 300 horsepower on the base 2019 Nissan 370Z—and a style that awakens memories of the classic Datsun Z line—this coupe is a sure bet for fun with two doors.
Indeed, our list of best coupes is practically a vehicular hall of fame. In addition to muscle cars and import all-stars, there's the unforgettable Chevrolet Corvette; the 2019 Corvette Stingray LT1 comes with a 6.2L V8 engine that makes 455 horsepower. Coupe enthusiasts are also sure to appreciate the gorgeous styling and power of the 2016 BMW 428—the last model year for the 428 designation.
No matter what type of coupe you're interested in, our list of the 10 best coupe cars is a great starting point.
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