5. BMW 5 Series
Starting price: $51,195
The BMW 5 Series is one of the best sedans sold today. The 5 Series has gained popularity as a upscale family sedan, and comes with a variety of options for the drive train. These include a V-4, inline-six, a V-8, a diesel inline six-cylinder, and a gas-electric hybrid. The base engine of the automobile is rated at 302 horsepower, and all drivetrain options come standard with an eight-speed automatic transmission. Each model (except for the hybrid) has the option to upgrade to all-wheel drive, and the car has a maximum speed of 127 MPH. The 5 Series can go from zero to 60 MPH in just 5.3 seconds, and the vehicle’s overall gas mileage rating is 20 MPG (city) and 29 MPG (highway).