Celebrating 52 episodes of the CarAdvice podcast, this question was put to each writer on the team: if you had $52,000, what new car would you buy?
You can catch their responses on this week's show, but if you can't get away with some listening time, we've listed each below.
Skoda Octavia RS230 wagon: $43,190
It is a practical sleeper. I’d option it up with a couple of things, about $5000's worth, which comes in underneath the criteria, and I have enough left over for a party!