Top 10 World’s Most Expensive Super Cars
There are many sports car brands that are generally considered to be luxury superÂ cars that cost a bomb. However,Â there are some cars that are more expensive than those and these cars are built for speed and power. These engineering marvels are mostly limited edition models and cost upwards of a couple of crores. Such cars are really an owner’s pride and everyone else’sÂ envy. Presenting our Top 10 picks from the world’s most expensive cars:
1. PAGANI HUAYRA
These Italian super cars come with twin-turbo Mercedes-AMG V12, six-litre engine with a 730 hp. Top Speed is slated at 372 km/h. It revs up from 0-100 km/h in only 3.3 sec. Sold at a hefty price of $1.3 million, this super car is still affordable for the ultra rich in India.
2. McLAREN P1
Race Car maker McLaren came with this hybrid sports car in 2012. This concept car came with a twin-turbo 3.8-litre V8 engine – 903 hp reaching Top Speed – 351 km/h. Accelerates from 0 – 100 km/h in Â 3 sec. All 375 units produced were sold out in a year, more than 60% of which was sold in the US and Europe.
3. FERRARI La FERRARI
This Italian hybrid sports car comes with a twin-turbo 6.3-litre V12 engine – 789 hp. Top Speed – 350 km/h. Accelerates from 0 – 100 km/h in Â 3 sec. Only 499 units were made since its launch in 2013 and the 500th unit was auctioned off for charity.
4. ASTON MARTIN ONE-77
Lauded for its excellent design, only 77 units of this ASTON MARTIN ONE was built and hence the name. The car came with a naturally aspiratedÂ 7.3-litre V12 engine – 750 hp with a Top Speed of 320 km/h. Accelerates from 0 – 100 km/h in Â 3.5 sec. This car is truly a dream car and has been featured in many video games.
5. BUGATTI VEYRON 16.4
Formerly the fastest production car with 1200 hp and a top speed of 407 km/h, the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 accelerates from 0 – 100 km/h in Â 2.5 sec. Produced by the Volkswagen Group, the car had won many awards for being the fastest street-legal production car. Although this model was discontinued in late 2014, several variants have been introduced since.
6. FERRARI F60 AMERICA
This car was introduced by Ferrari to commemorate 60 years of Ferrari cars in America. Only 10 models were introduced to the public n October 2014, all of which were gobbled up by the super rich of America. The car’s interior features colours of the US flag – red and blue. In addition, it has aÂ light removable soft top instead of a conventional convertible top. At a hefty price tag of $2.5 million, this car is a derivative of the Ferrari F12.
7. KOENIGSEGG ONE:1
Swedish Car Maker Koenigsegg calls this the “World’s First Megacar”. While the One:1 can reach a theoretical top speed of 451Â km/h, faster than the Agera R and the Agera RS, itÂ can reach from 0-100 kms in only 2.8 seconds. Only 7 cars were ever made, making it completely exclusive to justify the $2.8 million price tag.
8. LYKAN HYPERSPORT
The Lykam Hypersport is the first supercar to be built in the middle east. Produced by W motors, an UAE company with Lebanese and French engineers, this car was featured in the Fast & Furious series of movies in Furious 7 and in many video games. Furthermore,Â this car had embedded jewels – 420 diamonds (15 carats) adorn the front headlights. The buyers could also choose rubies, emeralds or sapphires to match the seats with gold stitching. The car also has other cool features like holographic displays and interactive motion.
9. LAMBORGHINI VENENO ROADSTER
This limited edition super car comes from Lamborghini to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the sports car manufacturer in 2014. While only 9 units were ever made, this super car has a top speed of 355 km/h and goes from 0â€“100Â km/h in 2.9 seconds.
10. KOENIGSEGG CCXR TREVITA
Finally, this environment friendly super car can run onÂ E85 and E100 ethanol fuel, as well as standard 98 octane petrol. The CCX model of KoenigseggÂ was voted as one of the most beautiful cars in history by the FORBES magazine. The TREVITA features a diamond weave carbon fibre finish and only 2 cars were ever made, one of which was bought by American boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr.