Speed thrills. And speed when combined with luxury and panache, it is a tantalizing combination. Check out this list of ten fastest cars in the world which have jaw dropping attainable top speeds.
- Hennessey Venom GT
With a speed of 270 mph (435 km/h), 0-60 mph in 2.5 seconds, it has a 7.0 liter LS7 Turbocharged V8 Twin Turbo V8 Engine producing 1244 hp, with a price tag of $1,000,000 and up.
- Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
With a speed of 268 mph (431 km/h), 0-60 in 2.4 seconds, and aluminium, narrow Angle 8 Litre W16 Engine with 1200 hp, its base price is $2,400,000.
- Koenigsegg Agera R
With a speed of 260 mph (418 km/h), 0-60 mph in 2.9 seconds and 5.0-liter V8 Engine with twin turbo’s, housing 1099 hp, it has base price of $1,600,000.
- SSC Ultimate Aero
With a speed of 257 mph (413 km/h), 0-60 in 2.7 seconds, it has a twin-Turbo V8 Engine with 1183 hp and comes with base price of $654,400.
- 9ff GT9-R
With a speed of 257 mph (413 km/h), 0-60 in 2.9 seconds, it has 4.0 liter flat-6 Twin-Turbo Engine with 1120 hp and comes with a base price of $695,000.
- Saleen S7 Twin-Turbo
With a speed of 248 mph (399 km/h), 0-60 in 2.8 seconds, it has twin Turbo all Aluminium V8 Engine with 750 hp and comes with a base price of $555,000.
- Koenigsegg CCX
With a speed of 245 mph (394 km/h), 0-60 in 3.2 seconds, it has 90 Degree V8 Engine 806 hp and comes with a base price of $545,568.
- McLaren F1
With a speed of 240 mph (386 km/h), 0-60 in 3.2 seconds, it has BMW S70/2 60 Degree V12 Engine with 627 hp and comes with a base price of $970,000.
- Zenvo ST1
With a speed of 233 mph (374 km/h), 0-60 in 2.9 seconds, it has Twin-Charged 7.0 liter V8 Engine forging 1,104 hp and comes with a base price of $1,225,000.
- Pagani Huayra
With a speed of 230 mph (370 km/h), 0-60 in 3.0 seconds and twin Turbo Charged 6.0 litre V12 Engine from Mercedes AMG, it pumps out 720 horsepower to go with its 738 lb ft of torque. The starting price is at £849,000, or $1,273,500.