One of the first signs that you have made it is your ride. Owning a flashy set of wheels, expensive sports car or big comfortable limousine is a sure sign that you are successful, rich and possibly famous. For decades, success has been measured by the car you own. Most people don’t feel complete until they buy an over-the-top car and proudly drive it everywhere.
So, what do you do if you desperately need an expensive-looking set of wheels, but you can’t afford the real thing? You should buy one of the cars from this list. They are previously expensive luxury models that, with the help of depreciation, managed to come down to reasonable price levels. These cars are obtainable to a much wider audience.
You will be amazed at how many cool and prestigious cars you can buy for the price of an ordinary mid-size family sedan or even a used compact car. So, keep reading to learn about 25 cars that will make you look and feel rich.
Although the Z350 is a somewhat outdated sports car, it is still fast enough and cool-looking for people to think that you are rich. It helps that its base price was relatively high when the car was new. Available as a coupe or a roadster, the Nissan Z is a sports car legend in an affordable package.
Best of all, this handsome front-engine-rear-wheel drive car has a potent V6 engine and limited slip differential as standard equipment. This feature makes it safe to drive hard but it also makes it a favorite drift car.
There are plenty to choose from with average prices in the $10,000 to $15,000 range. Also, the enormous aftermarket support for this model means you can easily tune and customize your 350 Z any way you want.