“Stylish sedans” might be considered an oxymoron to some car fans. The coupe and roadster have long been the stars of automotive design, while sedans are defined by their functionality. Designers often struggle to camouflage the rear doors, and several manufacturers even call some of their 4-door models “coupes,” appropriating the name for sedans with “coupe styling.”
But let’s celebrate the sedan. Form follows function, and the second set of doors allows designers to elongate wheelbases and silhouettes to emphasize strength and elegance. Long hoods hint at horsepower, and low rooflines cheat the wind. The result is Style, with a capital “S.”
Here are 10 stylish sedans for your consideration (in alphabetical order by brand).