Top Five 2010 Model Year Coupes Under $25,000

July 20, 2010

If you want a brand new 2010 model year coupe at an affordable price, now is the time to buy it. There are quite a few reliable and durable vehicles of this type on the market at the moment. When you are on a budget it can be difficult to find a reasonably priced coupe, but that doesn't have to be the case. You can choose from one of these fantastic coupes for under $25,000.

2010 Chevrolet Camaro 
This coupe comes in five models, including the LS Coupe and the 2SS Coupe. The LS comes equipped with a 3.6-liter V-6 engine that gives out 304 horsepower. While the 2SS Coupe has a 6.2-liter V-8 that gets 426 horsepower. Both come as standard with a six-speed manual transmission; the LS has the option of a six-speed automatic transmission. Fuel economy-wise, it gets 17 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highwayThe Chevrolet Camaro looks great for a car that is priced from only $22, 680. 

2010 Dodge Challenger
The Dodge Challenger coupe is available in three models, which are the Challenger SE, R/T and the SRT8. With the SE version you get a 3.5-liter V-6 engine that gives 250 horsepower. If you're looking for more power the SRT8 has a 6.1-liter V-8 engine that gets 425 horsepower. All models have a  five-speed automatic transmission with the option of a six-speed manual transmission. The Challenger gets an average of 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. Standard features include automatic headlights, hood scoop, and rear spoiler, and also, power and heated exterior mirrors. For a starting price of $22,735 you really do get a lot for your money with the 2010 Dodge Challenger coupe.  

2010 Hyundai Genesis Coupe  
There are two engine choices with Genesis; these are a turbocharged 210 horsepower four-cylinder and a 306 horsepower V-6. Both have a standard six-speed manual transmission. You can also opt for the automatic with steering column-mounted shift paddles. It has a sporty look to the exterior, but it gives a very comfortable ride and handles well. The starting price is $22,750 and the Genesis Coupe handles well on the highway and is also a good vehicle for cruising the streets. It gets 17 mpg in the city and 21 mpg on the highway on average. 

2010 Scion tC 
Inside and out this vehicle shows quality in the design, and gives more than you would expect from a coupe with a price tag of only $17,000. The 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine generates 161 horsepower. It also comes with manual transmission but an automatic version is an option. Although it has all the aspects of a powerful vehicle, it is very quiet and gives a smooth and reliable ride.   

2010 Chevrolet Cobalt  
This car proves that you can get value for your money with a coupe. It is priced around 15 grand, making it one of the cheapest in its class. It is available in three models, the Base, LS, and LT trim. Engine options include a 2.2-liter four-cylinder with 155 horsepower and a turbocharged 2.0-liter engine with 260 horsepower.   

These coupes can certainly be put on the top 5 list of cars for under $25,000 for this year. They are all great handling vehicles with superb quality features on the inside. The best part about these great coupe's is they are fun to drive while also being affordable.   

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