#13 BMW M3
PRICE (BASE): $58,400
SPECS: 4.0L 414hp V8; MPG: 20 hwy
• BMW didn't put the knowledge it gleaned from Formula 1 to waste when it bowed out last year. It all went into making its all-new V8 powerplant rev to an astronomical 8,500 rpm. Next, the Bavarian team built a chassis that's secure but playful enough for drivers to have fun with, then wrapped their new hoonage tool in a nice, sharp suit.