American muscle cars first lit up roads in the late 1940s. With the 1950s came the Chevrolet Corvette, as well as other iconic American hot rods, but it wasn’t until the 1960s when the Pontiac GTO and Ford Mustang rolled off assembly lines that American muscle cars solidified their place in history. American muscle cars are unmistakable; they signify power, pride and success. But the raw, gas-loving, American muscle cars of the past aren’t always practical today.
Fortunately, American muscle cars have evolved. Today’s muscle cars still pack the same punch of the past but also come fully equipped with the latest technology, safety standards and conveniences. Here are our top affordable late-model muscle cars for those seeking tradition along with modern American muscle.
5th Generation Ford Mustang
In 2005 Ford unveiled the 5th generation Mustang, the [...]
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If you’re looking for an affordable sports car, buying pre-owned is an easy decision, but choosing the right car can feel overwhelming. Used sports cars come in all conditions, makes and models, but some rise above the rest. Here we’ve highlighted three of our favorite pre-owned sports cars for this year.
Affordable Sports Car #1: Chevrolet Corvette
Corvettes are as American as apple pie and check all the boxes of what a sports car should include: Class, Power, Style. The Corvette has been turning heads since 1953, and the late-model sixth generation Vette (introduced in 2005) is no exception. The C6 featured all new bodywork and exposed headlamps along with a new 6.0L engine and reworked suspension geometry. The 6.0L V8 engine gives this affordable sports car a 0-60 time of under 4.2 seconds and a top speed [...]