If there's one car in the midsize luxury sport sedan segment that can seriously challenge the BMW 3-Series on performance terms, it's the Infiniti G37. It's a sharp performer, powerful, and well-suited to the enthusiast niche of the market.
Almost coupe-like in profile, the 2012 Infiniti G37 is a modern, powerful sedan with just enough aggression without descending into caricature. The cockpit is simple and functional, drawing much of its layout inspiration from the sports car realm, with low seating positions and driver-focused controls.
For an enthusiast driver, the Infiniti G37 is one of the best bets around: it's capable, and very, very fast in the right hands, but the feeling of sporty performance and crisp handling is accessible to all. The 3.7-liter V-6 under the hood generates a healthy 330 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of torque, revving willingly whether paired with the six-speed manual or seven-speed automatic. Even rough roads fail to foil the G37's excellent ride and...