If you’re interested in buying a sports car, you’ve probably realized that most modern sports-car models are expensive to buy and expensive to own. Initial prices are high, and maintenance and repairs can make things even pricier as time goes on. Fortunately, our latest list is here to help: We’ve listed seven used sports cars that offer impressive reliability, which means they won’t be expensive to own. Better yet, they won’t be expensive to buy, as each model on our list is easy to find for around $40,000 or less.
2011-2012 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe
The 2011-2012 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe is one of the most enjoyable sports cars on the market — under $40,000 or not. It just so happens that there are currently around 70 different examples listed for sale around the country on Autotrader with an asking price of around $40,000 or less, which also makes the high-performance coupe relatively affordable. So what’s so good about the CTS-V? In addition to a reliable drivetrain and available General Motors certified pre-owned warranty, the CTS-V coupe offers a wild 556-horsepower supercharged V8 that makes it one of the fastest luxury cars around.