Performance

For many, the way a car performs is a key criterion for which car to purchase. Our Velocity Index helps determine which vehicles are the best all-around performers taking in to consideration a balance of factors such as acceleration and handling. A higher number is better.

Model Velocity Index
Lamborghini Huracan 90
Lamborghini Aventador 86-90
Audi R8 86
Lamborghini Huracan Spyder 86
Nissan GT-R 85
Acura NSX 83
Lamborghini Aventador Roadster 82
Bentley Continental GT 78-82
Audi R8 Spyder 82
Audi A5 coupe 81-82
BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe 75-81
Audi TT coupe 73-81
Jaguar F-Type Coupe 79-81
Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe 76-81
Audi A7 77-81
Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe * 77-79
BMW 2-Series Coupe 75-79
Mercedes-Benz E-Class sedan * 70-79
Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class 76-79
Audi A8 72-78
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 74-78
Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class 74-78
Audi A4 Sedan 73-78
BMW 7-Series 63-78
Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet 77
Audi A3 Sedan 67-77
Jaguar F-Type Convertible 75-77
Porsche Panamera 69-77
Subaru WRX 69-76
Audi A5 Sportback 75-76
Audi A6 Sedan 67-75
Mercedes-Benz C-Class coupe 71-75
Mercedes-Benz S-Class * 70-75
Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo * 67-75
Bentley Continental GT Convertible 71-75
BMW 2-Series Convertible 69-75
Porsche 911 Turbo 75
BMW 4-Series coupe 71-75
BMW 6-Series Convertible 70-74
BMW 3-Series sedan 65-74
BMW 4-Series Gran Coupe 70-74
Jaguar XE sedan 65-73
Ferrari GTC4Lusso 73
Infiniti Q60 67-73
BMW 5-Series sedan * 59-73
Lexus IS 66-72
Cadillac ATS Coupe 72
Volkswagen Golf GTI 5d 71
Cadillac CTS 67-71
Volvo S90 69-71
Porsche 911 Targa 67-71
Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet 71
Jaguar XF 65-71
Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet 67-71
Bentley Flying Spur 64-70
BMW 3-Series Wagon 66-70
Audi A5 Cabriolet 69-70
Lexus RC 67-69
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Wagon 63-69
Jaguar XF Sportbrake 69
Audi TT Roadster 69
Cadillac CT6 65-69
Land Rover Range Rover Sport 55-69
Infiniti Q50 56-69
Lexus GS 68
BMW X6 61-68
BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo 67
BMW 4-Series convertible 63-67
Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class Coupe 65-67
BMW i8 67
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet 67
Jaguar XJ 67
Buick LaCrosse 66
Ford Focus 5-door 66
Bentley Bentayga 66
Acura TLX 64-66
Porsche Macan * 63-66
Maserati Ghibli 65
Subaru Legacy 58-65
Maserati Quattroporte 65
BMW X4 59-65
Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class Coupe 62-65
Genesis G90 65
Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 55-64
Porsche Cayenne 53-64
Mini Clubman 49-64
Subaru Impreza sedan 58-64
Audi A4 allroad quattro 64
Genesis G80 * 63
Lincoln MKZ 61-63
Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class 60-63
Acura RLX 63
Maserati Levante 62
Subaru Impreza 5d 56-62
Lexus LS 62
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet 62
Jaguar F-Pace 53-62
Lincoln Continental 59-61
Infiniti Q70 57-61
Dodge Challenger 61
Ford Taurus 54-61
Audi Q7 54-61
Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class * 51-60
BMW 6-Series Gran Turismo 60
BMW X5 46-60
Audi A3 Cabriolet 58-60
Audi Q5 58-60
Land Rover Range Rover Evoque 57-59
Land Rover Range Rover 47-59
Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class 48-58
Lincoln MKC 54-58
Infiniti QX30 58
Infiniti QX50 58
Chrysler 300 58
Ford Edge 51-58
Dodge Charger 58
Subaru Crosstrek 54-57
BMW X1 57
Volvo XC60 55-57
Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Coupe 57
BMW X3 50-57
Alfa Romeo Stelvio * 57
Jeep Grand Cherokee 46-57
Land Rover Discovery 53-56
Cadillac XTS 54-56
Nissan Juke 52-55
Mini Countryman * 43-55
GMC Terrain 43-55
Audi Q3 55
Subaru Outback 48-55
Mitsubishi Lancer 52-55
Kia Sportage 47-54
Ford Flex 45-54
Infiniti QX70 54
Subaru Forester 53-54
Lincoln MKX 47-54
Acura RDX 53
Volkswagen Golf SportWagen 47-53
Mercedes-Benz G-Class * 44-53
Ford Explorer 45-52
Hyundai Tucson 43-52
Land Rover Discovery Sport 48-52
Nissan Murano 49-52
Acura MDX 48-52
Volkswagen Touareg 49-52
Fiat 500 X 52
Mazda CX-3 49-52
Mitsubishi Outlander Sport 48-52
Lincoln MKT 51
Ford Escape 42-51
Kia Sorento 42-51
Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 44-51
Honda Pilot 47-51
Cadillac XT5 47-50
Buick Envision 42-49
Nissan Rogue Sport 45-48
Mazda CX-9 45-48
Dodge Durango 44-48
Lexus LX 48
Land Rover Range Rover Evoque convertible 48
Volvo XC90 44-48
Hyundai Santa Fe 47
Lexus RX 45-47
Infiniti QX80 47
Mazda CX-5 44-47
Jeep Compass * 40-47
Jeep Patriot 42-46
Nissan Rogue 41-46
Honda CR-V 46
Jeep Renegade 45-46
Volkswagen Atlas 46
Buick Enclave 43-46
Mitsubishi Outlander 37-46
Lexus NX 35-46
Cadillac Escalade 43-46
Toyota Highlander * 46
Honda HR-V 46
Toyota RAV4 43-46
Volkswagen Tiguan 40-46
Infiniti QX60 45
Jeep Cherokee 36-45
Nissan Armada 41-44
Toyota Sienna 44
Toyota Land Cruiser 44
Honda Ridgeline 44
Nissan Pathfinder 41-44
Cadillac Escalade ESV 41-44
GMC Yukon 36-43
Lexus GX 41-43
Buick Encore 40-42
Dodge Journey 39-42
GMC Yukon XL 34-41
Chevrolet Suburban 38-41
Ford F-150 Crew Cab 28-41
Chevrolet Tahoe 38-41
Chevrolet Trax 37-40
Toyota Sequoia 36-39
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab 26-36
Ford F-150 Regular Cab 28-35
Toyota 4Runner 32-35
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Regular Cab 31-35
Ford F-150 Extended Cab 28-35
GMC Canyon Extended Cab 25-35
GMC Sierra 1500 Regular Cab 31-35
Jeep Wrangler 27-35
Nissan Titan Single Cab 34
Toyota Tundra Regular Cab 34
Chevrolet Colorado Extended Cab 23-34
Toyota Tundra Double Cab * 30-33
GMC Sierra 1500 Double Cab 26-33
Toyota Tundra Crew Cab * 26-33
GMC Sierra 1500 Crew Cab 26-33
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Double Cab 26-33
Nissan Frontier King Cab 31-33
GMC Canyon Crew Cab 26-32
Nissan Frontier Crew Cab 26-31
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 27-31
Nissan Titan King Cab 30
Nissan Titan Crew Cab 27-30
Chevrolet Colorado Crew Cab 26-29
Toyota Tacoma Double Cab 24-29
Toyota Tacoma Access Cab 18-28
Alfa Romeo Giulia TBD
Buick Regal TBD
Cadillac ATS Sedan TBD
Chevrolet Equinox TBD
Chevrolet Traverse TBD
Ford EcoSport TBD
Ford Expedition TBD
Ford Fusion TBD
GMC Acadia TBD
Jaguar E-Pace TBD
Land Rover Range Rover Velar TBD
Lincoln Navigator TBD
Mercedes-Benz E-Class coupe TBD
Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 Passenger TBD
Ram Ram 1500 Crew Cab TBD
Ram Ram 1500 Quad Cab TBD
Ram Ram 1500 Regular Cab TBD
Tesla Model S TBD
Tesla Model X TBD
Volvo S60 TBD
Volvo V60 TBD
Volvo V90 TBD

Note: Bar graphs denote the composite performance for the model. "*" indicates models with incomplete data.

For more information, view our new car performance guide.