TOP 5 Selling sports cars*

1 TOYOTA 86

2600 2012 COTY winner is still a favourite on-road, thanks to entertaining rear-drive dynamics. Subaru sells one-fifth as many of the near-identical BRZ.

2 HYUNDAI VELOSTER

2435 Base 1.6 is hardly sporty, but it has the looks to classify it as a sports car. Turbo adds more spark while maintaining the innovative three-and-a-half door body.

3 BMW 4 SERIES COUPE/CONV.

1667 Fresh name hasnít deterred buyers from what used to be known as the 3 Series Coupe/Convertible. Turbocharged four-pots suit rear-drive dynamics, too.

4 BMW 2 SERIES COUPE/CONV.

1592 Last of the rear-drive 2s are also proving popular ahead of a shift to front-wheel drive. Get one while you can.

5 MERCEDESBENZ E-CLASS COUPE/CONV.

au Source: FCAI, VFACTS. Sales figures January-October 2015. 1401 Spacious by two-door standards and with plenty of grace, especially from the punchy twin-turbo V6 in the E400.