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
Ferrari 488 GTB 90
Lamborghini Huracan 88-90
Lamborghini Aventador 86-90
Porsche 718 Cayman 82-88
Dodge Viper 83-87
Alfa Romeo 4C 87
Chevrolet Corvette Coupe 81-86
Audi R8 86
Nissan GT-R 85
Nissan 370Z 81-85
Porsche 911 GT2 RS 84
Ford Mustang 72-83
BMW 4-Series coupe 70-83
Mercedes-Benz C-Class coupe 71-83
Acura NSX 83
Jaguar F-Type Coupe 77-82
Chevrolet Camaro 75-82
Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe * 77-82
Audi A5 coupe 81-82
Bentley Continental GT 78-82
Porsche 911 GT3 80-82
Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe 76-81
Audi TT coupe 73-81
Subaru BRZ 78-80
Toyota 86 80
Cadillac ATS Coupe 72-79
BMW 2-Series Coupe 75-79
Infiniti Q60 67-78
Dodge Challenger 61-78
Lexus RC 67-77
Lexus LC 68-76
Maserati GranTurismo 75
Porsche 911 Turbo 75
Mazda MX-5 RF 74
Ferrari GTC4Lusso 73
Honda Civic coupe 61-73
Porsche 911 Targa 67-71
Rolls-Royce Wraith 70
Honda Accord Coupe 58-70
BMW i8 67
Mini Hardtop 53-62
Fiat 500 * 43-59
Volkswagen Beetle 56
BMW i3 50
Smart fortwo coupe 43-48
Smart fortwo electric drive coupe 47
Fiat 500 e 44
Toyota Yaris 3d Liftback 40-42
Aston Martin DB11 TBD
McLaren 570GT TBD
McLaren 570S TBD
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT TBD
Mercedes-Benz E-Class coupe 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.