One of the most demanding and desired luxury cars among the car enthusiasts are sedans. Sedans or Saloons are basically passenger cars in a three box configuration and are mostly found in 4 door structures.
When we talk about the best luxury brand car, there are several such brands that produce an amazing collection every year. They mostly compete on prestige, comfort and innovative technologies. Some worth mentioning are Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Audi among others. The best sedans are those that aim to satisfy buyers who will accept nothing less than perfection in the pursuit of the ultimate automotive transportation.
There are several types of sedans manufactured every year and are available in the market. These include compacts, electric vehicles, entry luxury cars, entry luxury compacts, family sedans, convertibles and premium sports sedans.
Why Luxury Cars are Always in Demand
The reason for an ever-evolving demand of the luxury cars is their exquisite class and supreme specifications. These are cars with exceptional looks and amazing performance features and it is an amazing combination to have all in all.
Here we will discuss some of the best new luxury cars of the year 2016, in the premium sports sedans category. Premium Sports sedans contains some of the most expensive luxury cars in the world. Sedans listed below are not arranged in any order of priority or popularity.
Porsche Panamera E-Hybrid
The Porsche Panamera E-Hybrid is a premium sports sedan with a front engine, all-wheel drive. It holds a twin turbocharged 2.9-liter V-6 that is capable of producing maximum of 462 horsepower with an increased torque of 435 lb-ft. The new Porsche Panamera is claimed to reach 0 to 60 mph in minimum 4.2 seconds. Being an E Hybrid, it has an EPA combined of 27 mpg, EPA for city driving is 24 mpg and highway driving goes to 31 mpg.
Despite the fact that it’s not too much to look at in terms of styling, but it definitely has the dynamic abilities which are beyond question.
Mercedes AMG E63 4MATIC
This Mercedes Benz is all about sports in the most luxury that you can imagine. It’s not just all class and style from the outside, the blistering acceleration and amazing power terrain does magic with this sedan.
The AMG E63 4MATIC has an incredible power ranging to 603 horsepower with a torque of 553/627 lb-ft @ 2250/2500 rpm, with the 5.5-liter twin-turbo V-8 engine. The exterior and the interior of the car is everything that you would expect from the Mercedes premium sports sedan. From its signature front grille to its contoured length, it demands admiration when on the road. The interior is everything that is luxury so that you can enjoy the speed of the ride in style and comfort.
Audi RS 7
This aggressively looking and intimidating Audi RS 7 is all that is required to be the perfect premium sports sedan. This sedan can only go by its looks but surely that’s not where everything stops.
Audi RS 7 is powered by 4.0-liter twin-turbo V-8 that produces 605 horsepower with a 553 lb-ft of torque. It has an 8 speed automatic with manual shifting mode that aids in reaching maximum speed.
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo
The new 5 series Gran Turismo has everything that an Ultimate driving machine should have. It is equipped with show stopping performance and state-of-the-art technology that adds to its thrill. It is a blend of sedan and a crossover thus making it a unique vehicle.
The BMW Gran Turismo is equipped with two engine options; the 6-cylinder 3.0-liter engine that produces maximum of 300 horsepower. While the other is a 4.4-liter TwinPower Turbo V-8 that is capable of producing 445 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque.
This one is equipped with state of the art technology and safety features, including the iDrive 6.0 and Gesture control of navigation among others.
Maserati Ghibli is part of an esteemed line of Maserati cars that consistently shows sophistication in the cars, in terms of design and performance. The new Ghibli rightfully captures the very soul of the brand with its engineering prowess.
It is powered by 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged V-6 engine and it has 330 horsepower. It accelerates to 60 mph in just 5.0 seconds, topping out at 177 mph. It also has an 8 speed automation transmission and also has a manual shift mode so that the driver can have an option.
So, overall, the 2016 Maserati Ghibli is definitely a sporty luxury car that any luxury car buyer must have.
These are some of the premium sports sedans that are also dubbed as the best luxury cars in the year 2016.