Starting with the best-looking cars; 2017 Jaguar F-Pace, one of the famous and best-looking cars in 2017. What made the Jaguar-F-Pace enter the luxury crossover and SUV market is the auto. In addition, it is predicted to be the consumer favorable car. It comes with a V-6 rated at 340 horsepower and giving the consumer the choice to upgrade to a supercharged red V-6 380 horsepower, if additional power is desired. The car holds a capacity of four passengers and the overall towing capacity of the F-Pace is 5,290 lbs. It reaches a speed of 155 MPH and it can go to 60 MPH in 5.2 seconds.
2017 Acura NSX is also one of the most best looking cars in this year with a price of $156,000. It is empowered by a twin-turbo 3.5 liter V-6 that is combined with a hybrid drivetrain to deliver 573 horsepower and 476 lb-ft of torque coupled to a dual-clutch transmission. The car has two electric motors rated at 36 horsepower and 54 lb-ft of torque out of each of the front wheels that provide torque vectoring during cornering. The NSX is an impressing car and a fast one with a speed of 60 MPH in just 3.0 seconds.
The first car in the luxury hybrids category is the BMW i8 that with a price of $141,165 (starting). It is one of the best-sold luxury hybrids cars in 2017. The car holds a capacity of four people and has an electric only range of fifteen miles. It is equipped by a turbo-three cylinder combined with two electric motors for a total power rating of 357 horsepower. It can reach 60 MPH in just 3.6 seconds with an overall speed of 155 MPH. the interior of the car is as outstanding as the exterior. The BMW i8 is one of the best luxury hybrids car in the market today.
Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid is also as outstanding as the BMW i8 and with a price of $96,100, which is a great deal for its characteristics. The flagship sedan from Porsche is a plug-in hybrid, with the battery it can go to 16 MPH before the supercharged 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine takes over for the auto. Combining the electric motor with the auto’s total power results in 416 horsepower. It holds to four passengers with an overall speed of 167 MPH, it can reach 60 MPH in just 5.2 seconds. What distinguishes it from other luxury hybrids beside the price is the fuel consumption, which is 50 MPGe.
Another luxury hybrid car is the Tesla Model S with a price of $71,100; it is considered one of the most eco-friendly automobiles ever sold. The Model S can go from zero to 60 MPH in just 2.8 seconds. When driving the base model of the auto, the car can go from zero to 60 MPH in 5.1 seconds with a top overall speed of 140 MPH. The fuel economy equivalent rating of the car is 101 MPGe (city) and 102 MPGe (highway). The car holds a capacity of four passengers and includes an autopilot mode that can take over driving the Model S in certain road conditions.
In fuel-efficient crossovers category, 2016 Kia Soul EV is considered one of the best in the market. The eco-friendly automobile sees a gas mileage rating of 120 MPG (city) and 92 MPG (highway), and the auto preserves the utility of the gasoline-powered edition of the vehicle. An engine rated at 109 horsepower that is combined with a lithium ion battery powers the car. The Soul EV can recharge in between four and five hours at a 240 Volt charging station; however, the sales of this car are not available in all countries.
The 2016 Honda HR-V is also an outstanding car with a gas mileage raging between 28 MPG in the city and 35 MPG in the highway. A 1.8-liter inline-four cylinder engine rated at 141 horsepower powers the auto. The auto comes stock with a six-speed manual transmission and front-wheel drive and consumers can choose to upgrade to a CVT and all-wheel drive when buying the auto new. The HR-V features a flat folding second-row to help auto owners maximize storage space, and the overall gas mileage rating of the crossover is 28 MPG (city) and 35 MPG (highway). The HR-V can go from zero to 60 MPH in 9.3 seconds, and the top overall speed of the vehicle is 117 MPH.
2016 Mazda CX-3 is a fuel-efficient crossover that is also accessible to everyone with a starting price of $24,990. Its gas mileage ranges between 29 MPG in the city and 35 MPG in the highway. A 2.0-liter inline-four cylinder engine rated at 146 horsepower that is combined with a six-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive powers the car. The starting price of the auto is $24,990 before adding options, and consumers can choose to upgrade to all-wheel drive when buying the crossover new. It reaches 60MPH in 8.1 seconds with an overall speed of 120 MPH.
Last but not least the 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class, a car that is considered a very fuel efficient crossover sold today, with a gas mileage ranging between 35 MPG in the city and 35 MPG in the highway. A 2.0-liter inline-four cylinder engine rated at 208 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque, powers the German automobile. The drivetrain is combined with a seven-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive, and consumers have the choice to upgrade to all-wheel drive when buying the crossover new.