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Top five cars for 2013

Now that 2013 is well underway, many people might start to think about updating their motor vehicle to something more modern and flashy. Here is the low-down on 5 of the best cars for 2013.

2013 Cadillac ATS

The 2013 ATS features a front-engine, rear-drive layout, four-wheel independent suspension and disc brakes, as well as the latest electric power steering to boost precision. You can choose from seven interior color and finish schemes, including aluminium trim. The 2013 Cadillac ATS is super sophisticated and sleek, comfortable to drive and quiet – its clever engineering means you won’t be able to hear the noise from the road. You can pick up one of these smart motors for around $33,000, up to about $55,000.

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2013 Lexus ES Hybrid

This luxury model comes with three drive modes – normal, eco and sport. For energy conscious consumers, the eco mode maximizes fuel saving by reducing throttle response. You can also put it in EV mode, which keeps it in electric-only operation for longer stretches. It is quiet and smooth, with high performance and efficiency. You aren’t even likely to notice the gas engine starting and stopping. It has a total system of 200 horsepower and generates about 40mpg. You can get your hands on one of these cars for approximately $38,000.

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2013 Bentley Continental GT Speed

For those looking for something a little swanky and have sufficient funds to spare, then this motor could be a contender. It can reach speeds of 60 mph in a mere four seconds, with a top speed of 205 mph for those thrill-seekers who like their cars fast. With 12 cylinders and two turbochargers, it has a re-tuned chassis and lowered suspension for tackling corners at speed. This speed machine will set you back around $215,000, but it is super classy and comes with a wow factor.

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2013 Ford F-150 Limited

This tough cookie of a vehicle comes with dash-mounted touch screen controls, which controls the radio, mobile phone and navigation. It has a 4.2 inch LCD between the gauges, which displays the trip computer and towing setup. It comes with a 365 hp engine and can generate 22 mpg on motorway trips. The Ford F-150 is stylish and cool, boasting black and red two-tone leather seats, which can be heated or cooled. Prices start from around $52,500.

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2013 SRT Viper

If you’re looking for a family car, then the Viper won’t be the one to choose. But, if you want a sleek and fast machine that will turn heads, then don’t look any further. It comes with sublime interiors, soft leather and improved suspension. Luxuries include launch control, cruise control, a leather-topped dashboard, an infotainment screen and a digital display that shows an analog-style tachometer. The Viper performs at reaching 60 mph in just 3.4 seconds, and has a top speed of around 206 mph, as well as 640 horsepower. You’ll be looking at shelling out about $97,000 for one of these beauties.

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This guest post is written by Gozde Kar who is on the hunt for cherished number plates for sale.