Luxury Sports Cars: The Most Fun Money Can Buy
If your wallet is fat enough to make you sit tilted to one side of the chair and this is an ongoingproblem, you have enough money to afford a luxury sports car and the auto insurance rate thatgoes with it. Ferraris, Porsche and Mercedes Benz make cars that stun the heart and thrill thesenses. Let’s take a look at several of the very best.
The Audi R8 costs $114,000, less than other super-luxury sports cars. Audi put all-wheel drivein the car along with a 525 horsepower, 5.2 liter engine and a comfortable interior. Audi installedadaptive suspension which adjusts to the road and the way you drive while the car is moving. It’sfast enough to be a delight to drive while being reliable enough to take to work every day.
Why own a Ferrari 458 convertible? Because you can, that’s why. The 360 combines blisteringacceleration, braking and cornering with ethereal steering and an incredible panache. The4.4 liter, V8 is under a glass panel so anyone standing beside the car can see it put out 561horsepower and 398 lb-ft. of torque. Zero to 60 mph flashes by in under 3.4 seconds. The 458costs $257,412.
James Bond would drive a Mercedes Benz SLS AMG RT Roadster if he had the chance. It’sstylish, expensive and tasteful, as well as brutally fast. The 6.2 liter V8 inside the SLS Roadsterproduces 583 horsepower and 479 lb-ft. of torque. If you get the convertible, other people cansee you drive around in it. The cost is $206,000.
No list of exciting sports cars would be complete without at least one Porsche on it. The 911Carrera costs just $108,000 and gives the driver his money’s worth. The car is refined and hassurprising touches of luxury such as a heated steering wheel. The design has changed for 2013.The 911 now has supple curves and a fewer corners. The engine in the all-wheel drive Turbo Smodel is a twin-turbocharged 3.8 liter flat six producing 500 horsepower and 480 lb-ft. of torqueand gives the car a staggering 3.2 second time from zero to 60 mph.
When you fill out the form to get vehicle coverage for your luxury sports car, don’t pay attentionto the cost. If you have enough to buy the car, you have enough to buy the insurance.