Changes to this year’s tax code have left millions of Americans with a little bit of extra money in their pockets to spend on more discretionary purchases. In particular, the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Re-authorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 reduced payroll tax withholding by two percent for 2011. What does this have to do with sports cars, you might ask? Well, it’s hard to think of a more appropriate example of “discretionary” spending than a fun, fast and agile performance automobile, and with the family budget that much healthier this year there has never been a better time to get behind the wheel of a car that can get your adrenaline pumping.
Let’s take a look at five fun sports cars that are now more affordable than ever thanks to this year’s tax cuts.