Top 10 Fastest Cars in the World
People are always eager to try the fastest car in the world. Although the different between 399 and 431 km/h are not so significant in a real life, people always want to be faster than the other although it might be only view seconds or a minute. Since car racing introduced, competition of fast cars producing begun and car race is undeniably one of the main reason why car industries grow. People enjoy watching car races, they want to own a winner’s car, and car producers came to fill the demands. In this post, we are going to talk about latest 10 fastest cars in the world. The fastest car in this list is also recorded s the priciest production car ever;
10. Lamborghini Murcielago LP640: 211 mph (339.5 km/h)
Lamborgini Company is an Italian sport carmaker and I guess you already know they do not make a city car. Special for the Murcielago LP640, Lamborghini mounted a V12 machine with capacity 640hp that is capable to drag the car at max speed 211mph/339.5 km and make it touches 100km.hour in mere 3,2 seconds.
9. Pagani Zonda F: 215 mph (346 km/h)
Pagani embedded Pagani Zonda F with a Mercedes Benz v 12 engine that can push the car move up to 215 mph or around 346km/h. It only takes 3,2 seconds to hit 100km.h and one must pay $667,300 if they want to ride the car every day.
8. Jaguar XJ220: 217 mph (349.2 km/h)
If you want to save few thousand dollar, you can forget Pagani Zonda F and choose Jaguar Xj220. Jaguar sell this car $650.000 per unit and if you have one, you own a car with a double twin-turbo machine with capacity 542 hp and capability to run at 100km/h less than 3,9 seconds. If you kick the throttle full, it will run 217 mph.
7. Ferrari Enzo: 217 mph (349.2 km/h)
The car is so special so that the name is same as the founder of Ferrari Company. It has top speed 349.2 km/h, it has a V12 F140 engine with 660 hp and it can hit 100km/h in 3.4 second. Last important information, Ferrari permits you to own it for $670,000
6. Aston Martin One 77: 220 mph (354 km/h)
From UK, Aston Martin One 77 comes with a V-12 7.3 liters engine that can make the car run up to 220mph or 354 km/h. It hits 60 mph under 3.6 seconds and if you look up the exterior, you will find an active aerodynamic system over there
5. McLaren F1: 240 mph (386.2 km/h)
McLaren F1 is a limited edition product and the producer only made 100 units of this. McLaren powers the car with a v12 engine that can produce 627hp and pulls the car at a top speed 240 mph or 386,2 km/h. the car speed up from 0 to 100km in mere 3,2 seconds and you can drive it everyday for $970,000.
4. Koenigsegg CCX: 245 mph (394 km/h)
Koenigsegg CCX come from Sweden and thanks for the CCX-powered V8 engine 806 hp, it only takes 3,2 second to speed up from 1-100 km per hour. The price tag of the car is $ 545,568 and once you own it, you can push the car move up to 245 mph.
3. Saleen S7 Twin-Turbo: 248 mph (399 km/h)
Saleen S7 comes from Irvine, California and carries a price tag $555,000.It has top speed 248mph or 399km per hour and the first 100km can be reached in 3.2 seconds. An aluminum double-engine turbo engine powers the car and the machine can deliver 750 hp.
2. The SSC Ultimate Aero: 257 mph (413.6 km/h)
Shelby Super Car Ultimate Aero is a former world’s fastest car in 2010 and the car got the title because it has a double-turbo V8 engine under the hood that can produce 1183 hp and push the car to 100km/h in 2.7 seconds only. The initial price of the car is $654,400 and that means you have to pay extra if you want to have the car shipped to your home
1. Bugatti Veyron Super Sport: 267.856 mph (431.072 km/h)
According to Guinness worlds, Bugatti Veyron Super Sport is the current world’s fastest production car. Inside the car cap we can find a 8.0 L W16 quad-turbocharged engine with power output 1,184 hp max that is controlled by a 7-speed DSG sequential transmission gear. Base on Guinness test, the car can reach average top speed from 431.072 km/h (267.856 mph) and 434.20 km/h (269.80 mph). It is the fastest record ever made and it is faster than former world’s fastest car titleholder was. The fastest car in the world is sold for $2,700,000 and once you own one, you have a car that hold two title, 2011’s fastest and priciest car production ever.
Have you ever drive one of those fastest car in the world?