These best modern muscle cars meet our criteria for what makes a muscle car. Their ranking is based on sales at CarMax stores between November 1, 2017, and April 30, 2018. Be advised! Some of the cars on this list buck traditional muscle car conventions.
Cars with manual transmissions put you in touch with the road, your ride, and your driving experience. Check out these best manual transmission cars, based on CarMax sales from December 1 through May 31.