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How We'd Spec It: The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon That's Elegant but Not Too Expensive

Now that VW's stylish new hatch is finally on its way to U.S. dealerships, we take a look at the configurator.

The 20 Best Affordable Performance Cars (and Trucks and SUVs!) You Can Buy

Looking for a sporty or capable ride in 2019? These vehicles deliver performance for less than $50,000.

Everyone loves performance, but who wants to pay Porsche money for it? Luckily, there is a thriving bundle of choices for the driver on a budget. The 20 cars, trucks, and SUVs-yes, those last two can offer performance, too, in their own ways-deliver satisfying performance for under $50,000 apiece. With so many offering four doors, useful cargo space, and otherwise livable interiors and agreeable around-town comfort, this group represents a wider look at performance cars than our roundup of cheap sports cars.

So, click through for a peek at the most affordable performance cars money can buy in 2019, as picked by our editors:

Want a Bugatti Chiron? Better Hurry Up and Wait

Fewer than 100 units of this 16-cylinder hypercar are still available.

Pricing Announced for the 1000-HP Mopar 426 Hellephant Supercharged Hemi Crate Engine

On Hemi Day-4/26-Chrysler opens the order books on its most impressive engine, the Hellephant.

Chevrolet Prepares for C8 Corvette Production by Adding Workers at Bowling Green Factory

GM is adding more than 400 jobs and a second shift in preparation for the next-gen Corvette.