The best performance cars in 2022

First and foremost, great performance cars are entertaining to drive, but they also have to be suitable for everyday use. So which are the best and worst?...

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What makes a great performance car? On the surface it's simple: gobs of power from a charismatic engine, along with agile, involving handling.

However, while pure sports cars are often weekend toys, performance cars have to be practical and comfortable enough to use every day, which means they also need at least four seats, a decent boot, a compliant ride and a plush, user-friendly interior.

Here, then, we count down our top 10 buys, and reveal the performance car to avoid. If any of the models on the list take your fancy, just click on the relevant link to find out more or see how much of a discount you could get by using our free New Car Buying service.

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