Assuredly popularity of SUVs and crossovers is sky high today, but still, sedans which were popular and top choice in past is not out of the game. Executive cars aka luxury sedans are still choice of the people who want to luxury on wheels and still, this category is quite popular.

You don’t need to buy flagship sedans like Merc S-Class or BMW 7-Series to experience rich or luxury. Entry-level luxury cars or known as a luxury compact sedans have the good balance of comfort, luxury, technology and performance with high rated safety scores. Here are five top sedans which are good enough to feel you rich without buying a midsize executive car or flagship sedan.

Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Mercedes-Benz C-Class

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Latest generation C-Class is looking like S-Class, or you can say it is a compact version of Mercedes’ flagship. C-Class offers elegance and luxurious comfort with a powerful and refined engine. High-grade elements are used in the interior, so it is sleek from inside as well outside. Interior is combining elegant style with modern interiors like infotainment system, high-quality leather and it is standard in C-Class. The latest generation looking purposefully sophisticated from outside with elegant shape. So, undoubtedly C-Class is the entry-level S-Class, which is sovereign of the luxury cars.

BMW 3-Series

BMW 3-Series

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3-series was standard of performance cars in the past, and the latest generation 3-series is a sporty styled car with athletic performance. With a compact luxury sedan, 3-series is also well-balanced sports sedan and fun-to-drive, so this car will fill your needs of luxury and fun at same time. Its interior is cleanly styled and most will find it graceful.3-series have received high safety scores and it is one of the best in its segment. Now the rearview camera is standard in 3-series and it got spacious seats for more comfort. It is the car for who want the luxury tag on them with power, sporty handling and smooth experience.

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Audi A4

Audi A4

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Audi A4 is luxury sports sedan like BMW 3-Series with the more refined interior. A4 have solid handling and powerful engine choices and got high scores in safety. A4 is one of the best luxury sports sedans in its class. It delivers almost everything that anyone wants in the entry-level luxury car. A4 is still dynamic in driving and have quick acceleration. About inside, the interior is stylish, well built, have easy to use controls and offers an optional virtual cockpit.New generation A4 have refined engine for smooth driving and more luxury standard features. It has sufficient space and legroom which might you feel that you are in a midsize executive sedan.

Jaguar XE

Jaguar XE

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Jaguar XE is not an older competitor in this segment bt XE is one of the best-styled compact luxury sedans and have sporty suspension against its rivals. It has quickly risen to the top terms of performance in its class. Jaguar XE has gorgeous exterior, but its interior is also graceful. XE is a breed of Jaguar which is known for sports style with luxury, and XE is keeping that quality. It is really comfortable to drive on the road and on the highway but needs to avoid R-Sport version for it. Its handling is well and sharp and has a smoothly refined engine with sporty driving experience. It’s interior quality maybe not best in class but its clean and luxurious.

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Lexus IS

Luxus ISLexus is successful luxury brand and Lexus IS is impressively luxurious with high-tech equipment. In terms of technology, Lexus IS is have good points compared to mainstream German entry-level luxury sedans. Lexus IS got a bold style and one of the best looking rear in its current generation. It has the superb build quality and solid reliability. With tech equipment and functionality, it feels jet cockpit inside and has used high-quality materials for seats and interior. It has the largest legroom in the class. Lexus IS is a convenient choice in this segment if you don’t want German sedan,