Best and worst coupes 2021

Tempted by the idea of a stylish coupé? Then check out our comprehensive rundown of the best models on the market – and find out which one we'd avoid...

BMW 2 Series Coupe and Cabriolet

7. BMW 2 Series Coupé

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Based on the 1 Series hatchback, the two-door, four-seat 2 Series is competitively priced and handles well. Plus, the 2.o-litre diesel engine we recommend is both powerful and economical.

Volkswagen Arteon front three quarters

It might look a little pricey compared with the Passat saloon on which it's based, but the Arteon is good to drive, stylish and amazingly practical compared with other coupés. Not only does its four-door layout make it easy to get in and out of the back, but rear leg room is vast and head room far from tight.

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5. Mercedes S-Class Coupé

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Mercedes S-Class Coupe front

Mercedes' S-Class saloon represents one of the best examples of limousine luxury, but if you want the same sort of technology and comfort in a car that’s more stylish to look at, the two-door S-Class Coupé is for you.

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