There are lots of different and popular auto manufacturing brands offering their new and more defined luxury sedan models that are loved by people for their styling and performance. The list of advanced, best looking and luxury sedan that one can consider in 2013 is quite long, however, following is the list of top six best luxury sedans based on consumer ratings and likings that will make your selection easy.
1. Audi A6
For the 2012 model, Audi redesign the A6 lineup of luxury sedan and now for the 2013 it received lots of improvements for its styling, Powertrain and comfort. The 2013 Audi A6 is available in five different trim levels with a base model equipped with 2.0 liter Turbocharged engine. Trim levels of the Audi A6 are 2.0L Turbocharged Premium, 2.0L Turbocharged Premium Plus, 3.0L Supercharged V6 Premium, 3.0L Supercharged V6 Premium Plus and 3.0L Supercharged V6 Prestige. The 2.0 liter inline 4 cylinder Turbocharged delivers 211 horsepower and 258 lb ft of torque and EPA rated fuel economy is 20 mpg city, 30 mpg highway and 24 mpg combined and the engine is mated with 8 speed automatic transmission box. The 3.0 liter Supercharged V6 delivers 310 horsepower and 325 lb ft of torque with an estimated EPA fuel economy is 18 mpg city and 22 mpg highway. The engine is mated with an eight speed automatic transmission that can push the car from 0-60mph in 5.2 seconds. The Audi A6 comes with a price range of $42,200 to $50,400.
2. Mercedes Benz S-Class
The S-class by Mercedes Benz is the most luxurious sedan that has ever manufactured by the company. The five passenger luxury sedan has models including S550 (4.7L Twin-turbo V8 engine delivers 429 hp and 516 lb ft of torque. The EPA estimated fuel economy is 15 mpg city, 25 mpg highway, 0-60mph in 5.4 seconds), S600 (5.5L Twin-turbo V12 engine delivers 510 hp ,612 lb ft of torque, The EPA estimated fuel economy is 12 mpg city, 19 mpg highway, 0-60mph in 4.5 seconds), S63 AMG (5.5L Twin-turbo V8 engine delivers 536 hp and 590 lb ft of torque, The EPA estimated fuel economy is 15 mpg city, 23 mpg highway, 0-60mph in 4.3 seconds), S65 AMG (6.0L Twin-turbo V12 engine delivers 621 hp and 738 lb ft of torque, The EPA estimated fuel economy is 12 mpg city, 19 mpg highway, 0-60mph in 4.2 seconds), S350 Bluetec (3.0L V6 diesel engine delivers 240 hp and 455 lb ft of torque, The EPA estimated fuel economy is 21 mpg city and 31 mpg highway, 0-60mph in 7.5 seconds) and S400 Hybrid (3.5L V6 engine delivers 295 hp and 284 lb ft of torque, The EPA estimated fuel economy is 19 mpg city, 25 mpg highway, 0-60mph in 7.7 seconds). The price range is $92,350 to $212,000.
3. BMW 3-Series
The 2013 BMW 3-series is available in different models including 320i, 320i xDrive, 328i, 328i xDrive, 335i and 335i xDrive. The lineup employs 2.o liter in-line four cylinder engine that produces 180 hp and 200 lb ft of torque or a 3.0 liter 6 cylinder engine produces 230 hp and 200 lb ft of torque. Both the engines are mated with standard six speed manual transmission box. The EPA rated fuel economy is 23 mpg city and 33 mpg highway for 2.0L and 18 mpg city and 28 mpg highway for 3.0L engine. The sedan lineup comes in a price range of $32,550 to $45,150.
4. Lexus GS 350
The Lexus GS 350 sedan is available in one base trim level that employs 3.5 liter V6 engine delivers 306 horsepower and 277 lb ft of torque that is mated with a 6 speed automatic transmission with manual shift paddle control. The EPA rated fuel economy is 9 mpg city, 26 mpg highway and an acceleration of 0-60 mph in 5.8 seconds. The car is available at a price of $47,250.
5. Nissan Altima
The 2013 Nissan Altima sedan is available in seven different models including 2.5, 2.5 S, 2.5 SV, 3.5 S, 2.5 SL, 3.5 SV and 3.5 SL. These models are named because of their powertrains that is 2.5 liter inline 4 cylinder engine, generates 182 hp and 180 lb ft of torque and 0-60 mph acceleration is 7.8 seconds and 3.5 liter V6 engine produces 270 hp and 251 lb ft of torque and 0-60mph acceleration is 6.2 seconds. The EPA ranked fuel economy is 27 mpg city, 38 mpg highway and 22 mpg city and 31 mpg highway respectively. The Price range of Nissan Altima sedan is $21,760 to $30,560.
6. Cadillac ATS
The 2013 Cadillac ATS is another very attractive option for the best luxury sedans that employs 3.6 liter V6 engine that makes 321 hp and 275 lb ft of torque and is mated with a six speed automatic magnesium paddle shifter. The EPA rated fuel economy is 19 mpg city and 28 mpg highway and acceleration from 0-60 mph is 5.7 seconds. The price range for this luxury sedan is $33,095 to $47,795.