For those who love the adrenaline rush speed gives them accompanied with the wind blowing through their hair and face, purchasing a fast car that is capable of propelling itself from 0 to 60 mph in seconds would be a dream but as we all know, fast cars are not exactly cheap. Though this should not discourage you as we will be sharing some of the fastest cars that you can get for under $40k in Australia, so whether you are looking for a convertible or something classy, we have got you covered.
2017 Holden Commodore SS
The Holden Commodore SS is a 4 door five seater vehicle with amazing base features such as 12 volt power outlet, dual front airbag package, air conditioning, anti-lock braking, brake assist, cruise control, child seat anchor points, electronic brake force disruption, park assist, tyre repair kit and so much more.
This vehicle also has some additional features such as sports seats, sports suspension, start/stop button, lane change warning, satellite navigation, head up display and so on. Its engine capacity is 6200cc and its fuel tank capacity is 73 litres. The car has a 5 star safety rating and features such as the electric parking brake and lane change warning ensure that you are completely safe while driving this car.
Suzuki Swift Sport
The Suzuki Swift Sport Car is known as the highest performing suzuki ever and known to also be faster than ever as well. It comes in different colours which are pure pearl white, champion yellow, super black pearl, mineral grey, speedy blue, burning red and flame orange. The vehicle has a race car inspired wheel, an athletic figure, an eye-catching exterior, its fuel efficiency, has a lighter quicker response, 7 inch color touch screen, voice recognition and so much more.
The Suzuki Swift Sport has been awarded the maximum 5-star ANCAP safety rating. It is equipped with Suzuki’s very own Advanced Forward Detection System. This new system helps reduce the risk of collision providing peace of mind for you and your family while driving. It also has front and side airbags, anti-lock braking system, brake assist system, front and rear seatbelts and so on. Additionally, it has a 6-speed manual transmission or 6-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. Its bluetooth and iPod USB connectivity with steering wheel audio controls will have you enjoying your drives with friends and family. Its driveaway price starts from $30,990.
Kia Picanto GT
The Kia Picanto GT has a sharp look and striking design making it easy for it to stand out from the crowd. It also comes in different colors like astro grey, clear white, aurora black pearl and signal red. The vehicle strikes a perfect balance between design and function evolving into a more playful and sportier look and feel.
Some of its amazing features include wireless smartphone connectivity, USB charging and 12V power, 8 inch color touch screen, Bluetooth multi connection allowing you to connect two smartphones at the same time, daytime running lights and so on. Its slick 5 speed manual gearbox makes it a fun ride to drive and it has a 4-star ANCAP. Lastly, it’s a compact car but it has plenty of headroom, shoulder and legroom.
Ford Fiesta ST
Ford Fiesta ST is described as a winner when it comes to hot hatches. The Fiesta ST is the first to be offered with a mechanical limited slip differential (LSD) which optimises cornering grip. It is powered by Ford’s all new 1.5 litre Ecoboost petrol engine making it more powerful and efficient. The Ford Fiesta ST is the most responsive, engaging , fun to drive Fiesta. It features a range of sports technologies that enhance power and performance. Its features include wireless charging, controlled braking, easier reversing, smart keyless entry, ambient lighting 18” alloy wheels and recaro sport seats
Fiat 500 Abarth 595
The Fiat 500 Abarth 595 is capable of accelerating 0-100km/h in 6.7 seconds and its braking system consists of four-piston aluminium Monoblock fixed calipers combined with 305 mm ventilated and perforated disc, to ensure a quick response and minimal braking distance.
Some of its great features include 7 airbags, 17 inch alloy wheels, rear parking sensors, daytime running lights, integrated voice control, Bluetooth connectivity, aluminium sport pedals, 7 inch touchscreen display, steering wheels control and so on. The car comes in a variety of colors plus you have the option of having a contrasting black roof but this only applies to selected colors. The vehicle has a manual, dualogic, and front wheel drive transmission and a 1.4L Turbo Petrol.