If you have recently realized that car racing is your calling, then it is your lucky day. We have compiled a list of the best affordable race cars for you.
Do not get the crazy idea of buying a new Mustang since you are just starting. And also, this is a list of affordable cars, so don’t get the wrong idea. Go for the inexpensive mustang that is probably 20 to 30 years old. Let us start with baby steps. They say patience is key. Once you learn to drive like a racer, add in some safety gears and go racing.
2. BMW 3-Series
Buy any BMW 3-series car, let it be a 1980 make or a mid-2000 make; it doesn’t matter. Keep the front seat and take out the rest and go racing. There are many racing series that is dedicated to this car in particular.
3. Firebird or Camaro
If you could not lock down the deal on a mustang then don’t get depressed because Camaro and firebird are there for your rescue. Both these are equally inexpensive and ideal for a powerful beginning. Install some safety gears and you are good to hit the car racing track.
4. Mazda MX-5 Miata
Don’t stand there stunned, this is a race car list we are talking about. The Mazda MX-5 Miata holds a position in this list for all the right reasons.
5. Porsche 944
The Porsche 944 is a great pick. It will not burn a hole in your pockets. Additionally, it is a true trackside car. Even if you mismanage racing in a Porsche it is forgiven for the love of Porsche.
6. Honda CRX
Although it is over a decade old and will make you look like you have a few pizzas to deliver, you will be in love with Honda CRX once you hit the race tracks. It is the lightest car when compared to the rest of the cars on this list.
7. Nissan 350 Z
The racing heritage of the Nissan 350 Z belongs to the days when Paul Newman raced in his Z. It is a popular choice of racers with a tight budget.
In addition to the cars discussed above, there is Porsche Boxster, MINI and A Kart, that also maintains a safe spot in the list.