Summer has arrived. The rainy days are behind us (fingers crossed) and it’s time to dust off your sunglasses and embrace the open road.

Looking for a new ride? Find your dream vehicle in our top 5 favourite summer sports cars!

1) BMW 4 Series Gran Tourer 420i M Sport 5DR Step Auto

  • Body Type: Coupe
  • Fuel: Petrol
  • 0-62mph in 7.5 seconds
  • Top speed of 147mph

Available for £530+VAT per month, the BMW 420i M Sport is as elegant as it is sporty, as thrilling as it is luxurious.

If you’re looking for a car that will get your heart racing and turn heads on the road? You won’t find much better than this set of wheels, which boasts adaptive LED headlights, a sporty, multifunctional leather steering wheel and a host of tech.

2) Jaguar E-PACE R-Dynamic

  • Body Type: SUV
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • 0-62mph in 7.7 seconds.
  • Top speed of 134mph

Top Gear Crossover of the Year 2017, the E-PACE is “a compact crossover that provides sports car looks and driving fun with SUV family practicality.”

Possessing Jaguar’s classic, sporty good looks, as well as a tremendous amount of practicality and storage solutions, the E-PACE is the perfect sports car for the summer, especially for families that love a good ol’ fashioned road trip.

Available on short-term lease from £625 + VAT per month.

3) Mercedes-Benz C200 Saloon

  • Body Type: Saloon
  • Fuel: Petrol
  • 0-62mph in 7.7 seconds.
  • Top speed of 155mph.

AutoExpress awarded the Mercedes C-Class with 4.5 stars out of 5 thanks to its smart infotainment and tech, classy interior and a smart, executive exterior.

Drool-inducing good looks, magnetic luxury and maximum comfort; everything you want in a luxury saloon and much more. Available on a short-term lease for £557+VAT.

4) Audi A6

  • Body Type: Convertible
  • Fuel: Petrol
  • 0-62mph in 8.3 seconds.
  • Top speed of 149mph

The wind in your hair, hands gripped on a sporty leather steering wheel, with your favourite music blasting out of quality speakers on a beautiful scenic road… Sounds like the dream, right?

Make this picture a reality by opting for an Audi A6 on our short-term lease deal. The A6 is a convertible with a sharp, dynamic performance and a rewarding driving experience.

5) Kia Optima “2” Sportswagon 1.6D

  • Body Type: Convertible
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • 0-62mph in 10.8 seconds.
  • Top speed of 121mph.

Those looking for a more affordable sporty convertible can’t go much wrong with the Kia Optima Sportwagon, available on short-term lease from £399 + VAT per month.

Cheap running costs, seven-inch touchscreen infotainment system with sat nav and bluetooth connectivity. What’s not to like?

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