A car that can unleash the adrenaline beneath are always appreciated from the petrol heads. The cars that can give you a power pack performance along with a seating capacity of 5 further add cherry on the cake. 4 Door Sports cars not only offer the convenience of a sedan and space for significant luggage, they are your perfect companion for weekend getaways. So, here is a list of Sporty 4 door cars that are a perfect combination of power, handling, performance, styling and convenience.
1. 2017 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat
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The Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat gets attention not only because of its beast power mill but, due to its bold styling. The Charger SRT Hellcat is one of the most powerful 4 door sports sedan available in the market which delivers 707 hp maximum power from the heart of a 6.2-litre V8 engine with 650 lb-ft of peak torque. It comes with a rear wheel drive system and is mated to an eight speed automatic transmission. One can reach 60 mph mark in just 3.7 seconds from halt and can achieve a top speed mark of 204 mph.
2. Cadillac CTS-V
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A car very much similar to the Charger but, very different in a lot of aspects, the Cadillac CTS-V is next in our list of best 4 door sports cars. It is designed to appeal premium buyers which diminish the fact that it is actually evolved to unleash the thrill hidden of a driver. With a range of engine options available in the CTS-V, the most exciting is the supercharged 6.2-litre V8 engine that has the potential to deliver a maximum power of 640 hp and peak torque of 630 lb-ft. The another aspect which makes it one of the finest 4 door luxury sports car is its superb handling that not many are able to match.
3. Mercedes-AMG S65
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A car which is tagged under the super luxury segment also has a variant that can cater to the performance needs of the driving enthusiasts. Yes, the Mercedes-AMG S65 is that luxury 4 door sports car that is an epitome of luxury and performance. Though there are two variants available in the super luxury sports cars segment of S-Class, what we have picked in our list is the S65 which is powered by a massive 6.0-litre twin-turbo V12 engine that delivers a maximum power of 631 hp and peak torque of 738 Nm.
4. Audi S8
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The competitor of S-Class, another marvelous creation from German automaker is the S8 which is the sporty version of the flagship model, A8. The S line is known for producing sporty 4 door cars that improves the caliber of a luxury car to the next level. Though A8 has an impressive handling and engine response, what excites about S8 is its punchy engine that make you feel its presence with just a push on the paddle. The 4.0-litre W12 unit with turbo boost delivers a maximum power output of 605 hp while the peak torque rest at 517 lb-ft.
5. BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe
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Sitting on the middle of our list of 4 door sports cars is the BMW Alpina B6 Gran Coupe, which is also available in convertible and coupe versions. Out of the three body styles, the Gran Coupe is the most practical and power packed version that can accommodate 5 passengers easily. The Gran Coupe version of B6 is for the customers who want something above super luxury in their drive. Pumping up this drive is present a tuned version of M6’s engine which is a 4.4-litre V8 that churns out a maximum power output of 600 hp and peak torque of 590 lb-ft. The limited version of the BMW 6-Series also comes with exclusive styling details that makes it even more attractive.
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6. Mercedes-AMG CLS63 S
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Another model from the house of Mercedes-AMG which never fails to impress is the CLS63 S. Though the engines used in this version is the same as that in S-Class, it is tuned differently for better output. Unlike any other 4 door luxury sports car, the power is not restricted to just one part and is equally distributed in all the four wheels that results in steady handling on the road. Kudos, to the impressive all-wheel drive system of Mercedes. The CLS63 S comes with a 5.5-litre V8 engine that churns out a maximum power output of 577 hp and peak torque of 590 lb-ft, which is further coupled to a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission that responds quickly.
7. Porsche Panamera Turbo S
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No list of best 4 door sports cars can be completed without a model of Porsche. And our list is no exception as at the 7th spot is the Panamera Turbo S that is elegant, powerful and competent all together. With Panamera, there are 5 engine options available in the market but, we are interested in the one that fuels the Turbo S variant. This is a 4.8-litre V8 engine that gives away 570 hp maximum power and 553 lb-ft peak torque. Coupled to it is a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission that delivers the power with the help of an all-wheel drive system. It is also termed as one of the most practical sports cars that can accommodate 4 occupants with ease.
8. Audi RS7
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There are a very few 4 door sports sedans across the globe that caters to the requirement of a hard core sports car. And among that small lot is the Audi RS7 that has managed to impress a lot of customers with its impressive power and performance on track and road. The cabin is comfortable enough to give you a luxurious feel while the most commendable aspect of this sedan is its drive handling that makes it stand apart from the competitors. Powering the RS7 is a 4.0-litre V8 engine that makes 560 hp maximum power and 516 lb-ft peak torque which is coupled to an eight-speed automatic transmission. What makes the drive all the more comfortable is an effective adjustable suspension.
9. Jaguar XJR
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Jaguar is known for producing cars that are wrapped in ultimate luxury and offer premium features. But, it is also competent enough to offer track ready performance without compromising on the luxury front. The car which makes a perfect balance between these two parameters is Jaguar XJR that has the potential of giving any sports car a hard time. Its 5.0-litre V8 engine makes very competent 550 hp maximum power and 502 lb-ft of peak torque that is further coupled to an eight-speed automatic transmission. The firm handling of the sedan is a result of aluminium structure which reduces the overall weight of XJR to a great extent.
10. Tesla Model S
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When you look for efficiency, performance, and styling all in one package, the first name that comes to the mind is the Tesla Model S, which has set a different level of benchmark for 4 door sports cars. It not only offers track ready performance to give you goosebumps, it is also termed as the fastest luxury 4 door sports car. The all-electric car churns out 532 hp maximum power and 713 lb-ft peak torque. Further accompanied to an all-wheel drive and single-speed transmission. It also offers different driving modes which balance out the performance depending on the terrain you are on.
These are the 10 best 4 door sports cars that we found interesting and competent at the same time. Though these names are not among the affordable 4 door sports cars slot, these are definitely the cars worth their respective price tag.