Angular Front Exterior View - 2011 Audi A5 2-door Coupe Auto quattro Premium PlusEnlarge Photo
When a coupe is new, there's little left to mystery. No other drivers have been behind the wheel; no other posteriors have graced the seats, except maybe at the showroom.
With a used coupe, it's a completely different story. Used cars are a blank slate: unless there's a short, meticulous chain of owners in its past, a used car can have quite a colorful history. For the next buyer, it could be a horror story of high mileage, low reliability, and expensive repairs.
There's a way to avoid the pitfalls of buying a used coupe, and we've taken some of the steps out of the process. There's plenty of helpful information that should come into play when you're shopping for a used car--and we've pulled together some of it to help you narrow the list of choices when shopping for a used coupe.
In this list, we've examined the field of contenders, and have come up with the following choices as the best used coupes on the road today, with the bottom line from our 2011 review:
The Audi A5 Coupe and Cabriolet bear one of the most elegant bodies in autodom, and drive with a light, easy touch. Read more »
2013 BMW 3-Series 2-door Coupe 335i RWD Side Exterior View
2013 BMW 3-Series 2-door Coupe 335i RWD Side Exterior ViewEnlarge Photo
Stunning performance is still the calling card for the 2011 BMW M3; the weight it's gained may just be a sign of its success. Read more »