The Most Famous Sports Cars of All Times

July 26, 2010 / by / 0 Comment

Famous Sports Cars

When it comes to wishes and desires then the vast difference of the two opposite sexes of the world, male and female.  If you start guessing the desires of a lady then there are 99% chances that you’ll get messed up with a long list but by looking for the same thing in men, you’ll notice that some of the wishes are common in all the males. A lavishing car, the first and foremost desire of every man of this world and when it comes to the youngsters then the wish for the car resides on having a fast and stylish sports car.

There are many people in the world who are just crazy for the ‘Boom Boom voice’ of the engine of sports car and when we start looking at the sports car4 of the world then many out-class models comes to the mind that have become famous for all times and despite of being old models, people are still crazy for them.

1. Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato

This is one of the most exciting and beautiful British sports car that is built by Zagato of Milan, in 1959 the first DB4 for released to rock the roads and the style plus the capabilities of this car made it the heart beat of the sports cars lovers at that time. Weighing 1,225kg this model was 45kg lighter than the previous models of sports car, powered by DOHC Straight si engine this car had the capability to give the hp of 302bhp which was the most exciting capability of this model at that time. On the tracks this car has been seen many times and the main competitor of it was the Ferrari GTO which was also given similar trims and capabilities.

Photo by Si 558

Photo by Si 558

2. Ferrari F40

This is no doubt one of the most iconic models of all Ferraris; it was released from 1987 to 1992 and was a successor to Ferrari 288 GTO.  Just after it production it got the title of the fastest street legal production car and it remained on that title till 1989. It was basically a mid-engine rear wheel drive that had no traction control and at the time of its release it was the first one to utilize turbochargers. According to the company’s claims a total of 1,315 F40’s were developed for the international markets and this was the model that earned plethora of profit and good reputation for the developers.

Photo by erdero

Photo by erdero

3. Lamborghini Diablo

Lamborghini, a brand always famous for its high performing sports car has also got a place in this list because of its ‘Diablo’ that is the mid-engine sports car built by them from 1999 to 2001. This is one among those historic cars that have won the hearts of a huge number of people worldwide and still it is alive in the desires of people. According to its records it was the first ever Lamborghini that attain the maximum speed of 324km/h and it was replaced by Lamborghini Murciélago in 2001 when its own production was ceased. Packed with 5.7 liter engine this sports car gave such an exciting performance that no previous Lamborghini has given before. The style was really a sexy one and for the stylish youngsters nothing could be a better style icon then this.

Photo by Stephen Hayes

Photo by Stephen Hayes

4. Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren

This can be called as one of the most coolest and stylish member of the Mercedes family which is famous worldwide for its luxury and style. This was the first joint development of Mercedes-Benz and McLaren Automotive, it has got the expertise from both these masters of automotive technology and that is the reason it is the finest plus the fastest automatic transmission car of the world. The external style and looks of this model are truly adorable and the full carbon fiber coating adds up to the style of this car.  It carries a 5.4-litre, supercharged, SOHC V8 engine and with that engine it produces a power of 616bhp. I can just say that it is the master piece in whatever aspect you look at it.

5. Bugatti Veyron

This one is the most exciting mid-engine full sized sports sedan that is also claimed to be the fastest street legal production car of the world and it has got an average speed of 431.16km/h. This model was developed by German Volkswagen Group and produced by Bugatti Automobiles SAS at their headquarters in Château St. Jean in Molsheim (Alsace, France). This car has also got the title of car of the decade by BBC television; it can give a dashing power up to 1,001 horsepower and up till now no other car has shown up guts to give this much exciting power for the sports car lovers.

Photo by Raffaele Bello

Photo by Raffaele Bello

So these were some of the models of sports car which have always lived in the hearts of people and despite of being old models their craze and desire never diminishes.


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