2009 Acura TL 4dr Sedan w/Tech Package (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
Fast enough, quiet enough, and lots of tech/features for the money. Shopped 335 and G35 but TL had the best blend of luxury/comfort with performance. It's not a compact sports sedan, but it is everything else that you can ask for south of $35K.
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