Top Ten Fastest Supercars In The World (2016-17): Which is the world’s fastest car? There are innumerable methods to measure a car’s performance, and here, we are going to go for the top speed. The difficulty with finding the world’s fastest production car is the reality that it is a “production car” since there’s a very thin line from in-line car to the super-race-car. Many people like very expensive sports cars because of their love towards the sports.
Everybody would have dreamed of buying the fastest car in the world. Rates and cars are two elements that cannot be separated. Here, in this article, you will be able to find the top ten fastest cars in the world. Most of them listed are sports cars, which have the greatest speed. Moreover, it is also expensive. Only those people who are wealthy and are fond of cars will be able to afford these cars.
10. Noble M600 – 225 mph
The Noble M600 is a handbuilt British supercar which is manufactured by the Noble Automotive in Leicestershire. It highlights stainless steel and carbon fibre. It also uses a twin turbocharged Volvo V8. This sports car cost around $330,000 in The United States and was produced in 2010. It has a 4.4 litre V8 Engine with 650 horsepower. The top speed of this car is 225 miles per hour, and it runs 0-60mph in just 3.7 seconds. The weight of this sports car is 1200 kilogrammes and is a two seater car.
9. Pagani Huayra – 230 mph
The Pagani Huayra is an Italian mid-engined sports car which is manufactured by Pagani. It is named following Huayra-Tata, a Quechua, wind god. This car is constructed from carbon fibre. It was introduced in the year 2012. Apart from that, it has a six-liter v12 engine from Mercedes-AMG along with 720 horse powers. Huayra model is a best-known because of its performance and is also the greatest racing car in the world. It costs around $1,273,500, and it can run from 0-60mph in just 3.0 seconds. It has also bagged the title of hypercars, and it gives active aerodynamic system and also good speed.
8. Zenvo ST1 – 233 mph
The Zenvo ST1 is a high performance supercar which is manufactured by the Danish company called Zenvo. This is the company’s first model and is produced almost completely by the hands of a small team of workers, with the exception of a CNC router. This handmade and beautifully designed sports car is designed by Christian Brandt and Jesper Hermann. The Company introduced this first ever supercar model in the year 2009. This car cost around $1,225,000 and made this restricted to 15 units. It’s Twin Charges 7.0 litre V8 engine provides 1250 horsepower with its top speed limit of 233 miles per hour. It can run from 0-60 mph within 3 seconds.
7. McLaren F1 – 240 mph
The McLaren F1 made a novel interior design car after 23 years of planning. The designers of this beautiful car are Gordon Murray, and Peter Stevens are the designers of the car. It is a three seater car in which the driver seat is at the centre and two other seats on the sides. McLaren F1 is the high-speed car in the 20th century and has the highest speed range of 242.8mph. It has 60 Degree V12 Engine which allows producing 627 horsepower. McLaren F1 accelerates from 0-60 in just 3.2 seconds and is available at the highest price of $970,000. The car features various proprietary designs and technologies. It is lighter and has a more streamlined structure than most of the modern sports cars.
6. Koenigsegg CCX – 245 mph
The Koenigsegg CCX is a mid-engined sports car which is manufactured by Koenigsegg Automotive AB. The project started with the aim of making a global car, designed and managed to comply with global safety and environment controls, mainly to enter the United States car market. To trade cars in the US several changes were made to the design of the CCR; the earlier used Ford Modular engine was substituted by a Koenigsegg engine designed to operate on 91 octane fuel, readily accessible in the United States, and to fulfil the Californian emission standards. CCX is also a past generation of Koenigsegg which was available in $545,568. CCX is abbreviated from Competition Coupe X. David Crafoord and Christian von Koenigsegg are the two people who designed this car. This model is manufactured up with carbon fibre law miss a long lease v8 engines. It produces a huge speed range 245 miles per hour with 806 horsepower. It has received several awards in which Best is performing Green Exotic, Top Gear’s Power Lap included.
5. 9ffGT9-R – 257 mph
The 9ff GT9 is a supercar which is built based on the historic Porsche 911 by a German tuning company founded by Jan Fatthauer. It looks very stylish just like the Porsche 911. It also provides 257 mph/ 413 km/h with 0-60 move in just 2.9 seconds. It also has the 4.0 litre flat 6 Twin Turbo Engine which produces an impressive 1120hp and is available in $695,000.
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4. SSC Ultimate Aero – 257 mph
SSC Ultimate Aero was previously known as Shelby Super Car and was created by SSC North America. It is a mid-engine sports car which continued to be the fastest car in the world from the year 2007 to 2010. Guinness World Records also tested SSC Ultimate Aero in March 2007. This car will move you with a Twin Turbo V8 Engine with an 1183 hp at 0-60 mph in only 2.7 seconds. The top speed of this car ranges to 257 miles per hour. The price of the car is $654,400.
3. Koenigsegg Agera R – 260 mph
Koenigsegg Agera R was introduced in the year 2013, and it moves with a maximum speed range of nearly 260 miles per hour or perhaps 420 kilometres per hour. The cost of the car is $1,700,000, and it can cover 0-100 kilometre/hour distance in just 2.8 seconds. 5 litre V8 Engine with a couple of turbo’s and covering 1099 hp. Moreover, the weight of the car is around 1435 kg. It is also one of the best snow sports cars, and it can be outfitted with as winter tires. It made into the ‘Hypercar of the year’ in 2010 in Top Gear magazine.
2. Bugatti Veyron Super Sport – 268 mph
Bugatti Veyron was a first car which tops 250mph, and it has the fastest car in the world title for nearly three years till 2010. In the year 2014, it became the second fastest car in the world. The designer of this beautiful sports car is Jozef Karban, and it is made in France. The highest speed of the car is 268 mph, and it moves from 0-60 mph in just 2.4 seconds. This sports car comes with a 8 Liter Quad Turbo W16 Engine and also has a Horsepower of 1200 HP. The cost of this luxurious car is about $2,400,000. The demand for this car is increasing rapidly in the market.
1. Hennessey Venom GT – 270mph
Hennessey Venom GT is the now the fastest car in the world, and it moves from 0-60 miles per hour speed in just 2.5 seconds. It was tested at the NASA runway in Florida on February 14th, 2016. This track was around 3.22 miles long and limiting its highest speed to 270 mph. It has a 7.0 litre LS7 Turbocharged V8 Twin Turbo V8 Engine which provide 1244hp, and the cost of the care is $1 Million.
Winner of 2018 & 2018. (Bugatti Chiron – 288 mph)
The Bugatti Chiron is No1 fastest car, which has two seats. It’s one of the luxurious sports cars which is designed by Achim Anscheidt and manufactured by Bugatti automotive group. It was designed after a victory of Bugatti Veyron that was deemed one of the fastest and costliest cars in the world. It becomes a 21st-century high-speed sports car. Bugatti insists Chiron is one of the most luxurious, most powerful, fastest and also a unique super sports cars. It has a 1,184-horsepower W-16 engine and can go upto 260 in just some seconds.
Now let us have a quick look into the Top ten fastest cars in the world (2016-17)
1. Hennessey Venom GT 270 mph
2. Bugatti Veyron Super Sport 268 mph
3. Koenigsegg Agera R 260 mph
4. SSC Ultimate Aero 257 mph
5. 9ffGT9-R 257 mph
6. Koenigsegg CCX 245 mph
7. McLaren F1 240 mph
8. Zenvo ST1 233 mph
9. Pagani Huayra 230 mph
10. Noble M600 225 mph
A number of people in the world love cars, and among them, the fastest car would be one of their dreams. However, among the cars, the fastest ones will be listed under the category of sports cars. And for those sports car lovers, they just fulfil their desire at any cost. The above mentioned ten are the highest speed cars, and they also come under the expensive car category too.