Once you read this article, you will be enlightened on some of the fastest cars in the world. The speed of the car is used to measure how fast the car is. The problem with defining the world’s fastest production car is in the fact of the way they are produced, as this is the driving factor which separates the super racer cars from the in line cars.
Get to know about the top 10 fastest cars in the world.
20. At A Speed of 270 mph – The HennessyGT
It is a superb car which combines speed and production to come to the top. Itis made of anHP 70 liter twin turbo charged V8, which translate it to be one of the fastest power machines production car in the world. In 2015, it recorded the a 270.4 mph run at Kennedy Space Center. But this speed was only in one direction, thus giving a debate on the legitimate speed. Though we list it here, it is not recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records.
19. Bugatti Chiron @ 261+ mph
It is an excellent piece of engineering, making it a supercar whose performance is marvelous. It is comparable to the Concorde. It is produced by the Volkswagen group to succeed the Veyron. The Chiron is named after Chiron, who was a Greek mythology , and the car is meant to improve on the Veyron in all ways. It is 1500 HP which makes it a beast in the chain. Though it is built as a racecar, one needs no experience in order to operate it.
19. The Veyron Super Sport by Bugatti @268 mph
The Bugatti brand from the Volkswagen is meant to produce the fastest production cars in the world. The Car changes meant to help gain extra miles. During a test track by Volkswagen, it recorded 268 mph, thus recognized as one of the world’s fastest production cars by the Guinness Book of World Records. It has also been recognized as the world’s fastest open topped car which has a high speed of 254 mph.
18. 9ff GT9 – R Porsche
It is a 2009 model with a top speed of 257 mph.
17. The Ultimate Aero by SSC @ 256 mph
This great car hit the top world fastest production car in the year 2007, beating the non super sport version of the Veyron. It is able to achieve this due to the 6.3 liter twin turbocharged V8 with a 1,287 HP.
16. Saleen S7 TT
The model year is 2005 and 2009 and has a top speed of 248 mph
15. Koenigsegg CCR @ 242 mph
It is a supercar from Sweden, which once held the world’s fastest car in 2005 when it recorded a 242 mph at Italy’s at Nardo Ring. It is an earlier version of the modern cars built by the same company. It has a 4.7 liter V8 of the company’s own design of a body that is made of carbon fiber. It had a very brief moment in limelight before it was replaced by the CCX, then later on by Agera.
14. McLaren F1 @ 241 mph
It is a former world fastest car which has a body that is made of carbon fiber, with gold line engine bay, and has a center driver’s seat, making it one of the best of cars ever manufactured. McLaren has been known for successful competition in Formula 1 and the Can-Am series (which is currently defunct). In 1995, it won the 24 hours of Le Mans.
13. Pagani Zonda F
The model year is 2012 has a top speed of 233mph and the engine is a Mercedes AMG bi turbo M158 5980cc
12. Zenvo STI
It is a 2009 model with a top speed of 233 mph.
11. Noble M600
The model year is 2011 and has a top speed of 225 mph
10. Gumpert Apollo
The model year is 2012 and has a top speed 225 mph.
9. Lamborghini Veneno
The model year is 2013 and has a top speed of 221 mph
8. Aston Martin One 77 @220 mph
It is the extremes of the Aston ever and has one of the highest speeds. It can comfortably share the front engine layout with Astons regular but it is way above that. It is based on an engine which uses a lesser Aston production model yet more ferocious and lighter. One-77 has been able to create a hyper car with less compromises. It has something all rounded and much more luxurious. With this car, one-77 sends out the clearest information that, for a car to be incredibly fast, you don’t have to focus on performance only.
7. Jaguar XJ220 @ 217 mph
The initial concept was to make a car which featured a V12 engine and an all wheel drive, but the final product was one with a twin turbocharged V6 and a rear wheel drive. The rev limiter was removed to make the Jaguar XJ220 have a speed of 217mph. The buyers, however, we’re more impressed by the production version than the concept.
6. McLaren P1 @217 mph
It’s the successor to the F1 which is a bit slow though high tech. It has a 903 HP hybrid Powertrain, which makes it seamlessly to blend electric and turbocharged V8 power, making it an awesome car in terms of performance. The emphasis was placed on thedriving prowess other than the top speed. It has a claimed lap time of around six minutes, thus making it to excel at performance metric which has become more important than top speed.
4. Ferrari La Ferrari @ 217 mph
It is a part of a trio of hybrid supercars together with Porsche 918 Spider and P1. It has shown the world that performance of cars doesn’t have to be too inefficient. It matches the McLaren in terms of cleverness and top speed. It has a 6.3 liter V12 joined into a hybrid system modeled by the Kinetic Energy Recovery System, which is used in Ferrari’s Formula one car.
3. Porsche 918 Spyder
The model year is 2015 and has a high speed of 210 mph
2. McLaren 650s
It is a 2014 model with a high speed of 207 mph
1. Lamborghini Huracan
The model year is 2014 and it has a top speed of 202 mph.
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