Top 50 "bang per buck" cars 2020

"Power sells" - perhaps most important specification for performance cars is maximum engine power. Given enough power, even heavy car can accelerate well and reach high speeds.

"Beng per buck" is a jargon term used to describe how much performance a car or motorcyle provides for given amount of money.

The following list includes cars which provide highest horsepower (displayed here in metric "PS" unit) per €10000.

Price used in calculations is average between base and fully equipped price in European Union. It is not inflation adjusted.

This list is limited by available data and new vehicles will be added as new data arrives.


Rank Make and model Power / €10k
1. Ford Mustang GT (Mk VI 426 PS) 95 ps
2. Ford Mustang GT (Mk VI facelift) 93 ps
3. Chevrolet Camaro SS (Mk VI) 91 ps
4. Ford Fiesta ST (Mk VII) 89 ps
5. Dodge Challenger SRT-8 392 (facelift) 86 ps
6. Ford Mustang Bullitt (Mk VI facelift 460 PS) 84 ps
7. Honda Civic Type R (FK2) 84 ps
8. Renault Clio RS 220 Trophy 84 ps
9. Nissan 370Z 83 ps
10. Ford Focus RS 83 ps
11. Tesla Model 3 Performance 83 ps
12. VW Polo GTI (Mk VI) 81 ps
13. Ford Fiesta ST200 80 ps
14. VW Polo GTI 1.8 (Mk V facelift) 80 ps
15. Ford Mustang Ecoboost 80 ps
16. Seat Leon Cupra 300 (Mk III) 80 ps
17. Dodge Challenger SRT-8 Hellcat 80 ps
18. Hyundai I30N Performance (Mk III) 78 ps
19. Hyundai i30 N Performance Fastback (Mk III) 78 ps
20. Opel Corsa OPC (E) 78 ps
21. VW Golf GTI Clubsport S (Mk VII) 78 ps
22. Ford Focus ST (Mk IV) 77 ps
23. Honda Civic Type R (FK8) 76 ps
24. Nissan 370Z Nismo (facelift) 76 ps
25. Ford Focus ST Turnier 75 ps
26. Opel Astra 1.6 Turbo (K) 74 ps
27. Peugeot 208 GTi Peugeot Sport Anniversary (208 PS) 74 ps
28. BMW M235i 74 ps
29. Seat Leon ST Cupra 300 4Drive (Mk III) 74 ps
30. Peugeot 308 GTi 270 (T9) 73 ps
31. Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 (Mk VI) 73 ps
32. Kia Ceed GT (Mk II) 73 ps
33. Renault Megane RS Trophy (Mk IV) 73 ps
34. Polestar 2 72 ps
35. Mini Cooper S 72 ps
36. Renault Megane RS (MK IV) 71 ps
37. Renault Megane GT (Mk IV) 70 ps
38. Audi S3 Limousine 70 ps
39. VW Golf GTI Performance (Mk VII facelift) 69 ps
40. VW Up GTI 69 ps
41. BMW M140i 69 ps
42. Ford Shelby Mustang GT350 69 ps
43. BMW M140i xDrive 69 ps
44. Toyota Yaris 1.8 GRMN 69 ps
45. BMW M240i 68 ps
46. Kia Ceed GT 1.6T GDI (Mk III) 68 ps
47. Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE Package (Mk VI) 68 ps
48. Mini Cooper JCW (231 PS) 68 ps
49. Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat 68 ps
50. VW Golf R (Mk VII) 68 ps
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benedekpuskas  11m ago

I'm not surprised on that Mustang is on the top of the list :-)

 

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FastestLaps  11m ago

American muscle and euro hot hatches. The rest seem to be overpriced bs :D


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FastestLaps  11m ago

Also, what's even more impressive is that Mustang is #1 even with import duty into EU.


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benedekpuskas  11m ago @FastestLaps

In my country, Mustang is the most popular sports car, even more popular than Focus ST or RS.