Top 10 Most Expensive Cars of the World

May 31, 2011 / by / 0 Comment

The famous Golf Player Tiger Wood once said, “When I was too young, out of all the things I like, most of them I couldn’t afford but I was happy enough with the things and the dreams I have, for more.” It’s very true, one can’t get everything which one desire and the same case applies to cars, every one love cars but when it comes to buying power only a few can afford the expensive one. Let’s look into the list of “Top 10 Most Expensive Cars of the World”, may it contain one of your dream car.

10 Most Expensive Cars

1. Buggati Veyron

Buggati Veyron is simply the wow! Kind of car, it is the very first car in our list of Top10 most expensive cars with Price U.S $1,900,000. Super sports version of Buggati Veyron is the swiftest cars of the world and one can attain the top speed of 267.85 mph with it. On the other side, the original version offers top speed of 253.25 mph and can accelerate from 0-96Km/Hr in 2.46 Seconds. Buggati Veyron is powered by 16 cylinder 8.0 liter turbo charged petrol engine with 7 speed transmission and its mpg values i.e. 9.6mpg in the city and 16mpg on the highway also makes it eminent among the fuel economical cars.

2. Lambhorgini Reventon

Lambhorgini Reventon is a super stylish and among the most expensive cars with approximate price U.S $1,600,000. Being a sports car it yields the top speed of 221.2 mph; the official press release of Lambhorgini Reventon stated that its exterior has been designed from the inspiration of the fastest airplanes and composed of all new carbon fiber. Lambhorgini Reventon is equipped with 6.5L V12 engine with 6 speed transmission.

3. McLaren F1

McLaren F1 is assembled by the McLaren Automotive, as compare to the Buggati Veyron and Lambhorgini Reventon its price is less but still it is among the most expensive cars in the world with price approximately U.S $970,000. McLaren F1 is powered by 6.1L V12 engine and the top speed one can achieve with this sport car is 240 mph. Auto Car the famous car magazine in UK wrote about it “The McLaren F1 is the finest driving machine yet built for the public road.” McLaren F1 has been listed in the “Fastest production cars of 2011” as well.

4. Ferrari Enzo

Ferrari Enzo is a mid-engine car and based on Formula 1 technology which means it is composed of carbon fiber body, consists of C/SiC composite disk brakes and powered by 6.0L V12 engine. Ferrari Enzo is rated among the list the most expensive cars with the price U.S$670,000. Technologies like active aerodynamics and active control are also embedded in this sports car. Top speed that can be attained with Ferrari Enzo is 220 mph and its recorded mpg value is 14 in the city and 22 on the highway.

5. Pagani Zonda C12 F

The fifth car in our list of “Top 10 most expensive cars” is the Italian car Pagani Zonda C12 F, its price is U.S $667,321 and it is also among the fastest cars of the world that facilitate the driver to attain the top speed of 215 mph. This super stylish sports car is powered by V12 engine, C12 F is the most wanted model of sports car enthusiasts.

6. SSC Ultimate Aero

SSC Ultimate Aero also known as SSC Aero is the mid-engine super car, it won the title of “Fastest Production car” in the Guinness Book of World Records. Being powered by V8 Chevrolet Small block series engine, top speed of 273 mph can be attained with SSC Aero and can reach from 0-96Km/Hr in just 2.78 seconds. SSC Ultimate Aero is priced at U.S $650,000, which ranks it at number 6 in the list of “Top 10 Most Expensive Cars of the World”.

7. Saleen S7 Twin Turbo

Saleen S7 Twin Turbo is the revised version of Saleen S7 which is a stunning sports car with approximate price U.S$ 555,000.  This stylist sports car is equipped with 7.0L twin turbo charged V8 engine with 6 speed manual transmission. Saleen S7 Twin Turbo can accelerate from 0-60 mph in 2.8sec, 0-100 mph in 5.9 sec, 0-200 mph in 27 sec and one can attain the top speed of 248 mph.

8. Koenigsegg CCX

Koenigsegg Competition Coupe X (CCX) is a mid engine roadster and lies at No 7 in our list of “Top 10 Most Expensive Cars” with price U.S $545,568. This sport car was manufactured to target the world market; Magnus Jaasund its Development engineer said, “We wanted to go into the world market, but we couldn’t do it with the old car.” Koenigsegg CCX is powered by 4.7L twin turbo charged engine with 6 speed manual transmission and can accelerate from 0-62 mph in 3.2 seconds, 0-124 mph in 9.2 seconds and delivers the top speed of 250 mph.

9. Mercedes Benz SLR McLaren

The second last car in our list of “Top 10 Most Expensive Car” is Mercedes Benz SLR McLaren with price U.S $495,000. This modish sporty car is equipped with 5.4 L super charged V8 engine with 5 speed automatic transmission. One can accelerate it from 0-60 mph in 3.4 seconds, 30-50 and 50-70 mph in 1.7 and 2.4 seconds respectively. Top speed of 211 mph can be achieved with Mercedes Benz SLR McLaren.

10. Porsche Carrera GT

The last car in our list of “Top 10 Most Expensive cars” with price tag U.S$ 440,000 is Porsche Carrera GT which is a mid engine car powered by 5.7 L DOHC V10 engine with 6 speed manual transmission. It can reach from 0-60 mph in 3.8 seconds, 0-100 mph in 7.3 seconds. Top speed of 205 mph can be attained with Porsche Carrera GT.


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