Cars.com. The nous goal was to exam contenders against each other — on the street in addition to on the rails — in addition to uncovering out which is the best luxury functioning coupe . The contenders are
- 2015 BMW M4
- 2016 Cadillac ATS-V
- 2015 Lexus RC F
First, nosotros seat the 3 coupes through a week's worth of testing
- We drove them on a 162-mile real-world mileage course.
- We had our judges displace them back-to-back-to-back on the same pavement to evaluate ride, handling, comfort, acceleration in addition to more.
- We brought inwards an in-market shopper to exam for street manners in addition to more.
- We took them to the Byron Dragway inwards Byron, Ill., for zero-to-60-mph testing, quarter-mile fourth dimension in addition to speed testing, in addition to 60-to-zero-mph braking distance tests.
- We took them to the Autobahn Country Club inwards Joliet, Ill., for a solar daytime on a route course, then our experts could experience how they handled nether pressure.
- Joe Bruzek, route exam editor for Cars.com
- Mike Hanley, senior editor for Cars.com
- Joe Wiesenfelder, executive editor for Cars.com
- Brian Robinson, producer for PBS' "MotorWeek"
- And Tim May, our in-market shopper, who is forty in addition to an equipment operator from Naperville, Ill.
- lx per centum from the judges' scoring
- thirty per centum from the quantitative tests on the drag strip
- 10 per centum from the mileage drive
2015 BMW M4844 points
2016 Cadillac ATS-V803 points
2015 Lexus RC F692.2 points
2015 BMW M4 is hence the luxury auto amongst the best performance. It outclassed the other contenders amongst a clear 43 points. Would that survive the perfect auto for your garage?
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