Top 6 Fastest Cars In The World
Bugatti Veyron Super Sport 268 mph
Engine Type: 8.0-Liter W-12 Quad-Turbocharged
Transmission: 7 Speed DSG Automated Manual Curb
Weight: 4052 lbs (1837 kilo)
0-60 mph: 2.4 seconds Power: 1200 hp @ 6400 rpm
0-100 mph: 4.9 seconds Torque: 1106 lb-ft
1/4 Mile: 9.9 seconds Price:
The Bugatti Veyron SuperSport is among the worlds finest hypercars, claiming more than the title of the worlds fastest car.
Since 2010 other supercar manufactures have been trying to take away the title from Bugattis Flagship model but, none has officially done so.
After failing to claim the top spot for the worlds fastest car
back in 2007 against the SSC
Ultimate Aero, Bugatti
got their engineers together
and produced the Veyron SS
which broke the record in
Germany in July 10, 2010.
Ever since the Bugatti has been a staple in
the industry as one of the
fastest, but most expensive
cars the world has ever seen.
Who will challenge and take
away the record from
Bugatti?Only time will tell.
Hennessey Venom GT 265.7 mph
Engine Type: 6.2-liter Twin-Turbocharged V-8
Transmission: Ricardo 6-Speed Manual
Top Speed: 265.7 mph (427.6 km/h) Curb Weight: 2,743 lbs (1,244 kilo)
0-60 mph: 2.7 seconds Power: 1244 hp @ 6500 rpm
0-200 mph: 15.9 seconds Torque: 1155 lb-ft @ 4200 rpm
1/4 Mile: 9.9 seconds Price: $1,200,000
Looks like a Lotus but performs like no other car. The highly modified Lotus Exige chassis, aka the Venom GT not only claims
the 2nd place in this top ten list
But recently has set a new Guinness World Record for
an average 0-186 mph (0-300
km/h) acceleration time of
13.63 seconds, making it the
quickest production car in the
world. Not the fastest but the
However after a week of investigations by Guinness
World Record, they have
returned the title back to the
Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
Since customers can have Bugatti turn off of the speed limiter, enabling the Super Sport to reach the top speed. Manufactured in
a plant in Sealy Texas, the Venom GT production is limited to just
10 vehicles per year.
Koenig egg Agera R 260 mph
Engine Type: 5.0-liter Twin-Turbo V8
Transmission: 7-Speed Dual Cutch
Top Speed: 260 mph Curb Weight: 3163 lbs (1435 kilo)
0-60 mph: 2.9 seconds Power: 1115 hp @ 6900 rpm
Price: $1,600,000 Torque: 885 lb-ft
Swedens Koenigsegg has always been developing and designing rare and exotic supercars for the past decade.
Their designs stick out from the rest of the industry
Arguably one of the worlds best looking car, it is the speed that catches the eyes of motor heads.
The Koenigsegg Agera R was announced at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show and since then it has broken many land speed
records for a production car including 0-186 mph (0-300 km/h) in
just 14.53 seconds surpassing that of the Bugatti Veyron SS.
SSC Ultimate Aero TT 257 mph
Engine Type: 6.3-liter Twin-Turbocharged V-8 Transmission: 6-Speed Manual
Top Speed: 257 mph (413 km/h) Weight: 2750 lbs (1247 kg)
0-60 mph: 2.8 seconds Power: 1287 hp @ 6075 rpm
1/4 mile: 9.9 seconds Torque: 1112 lb-ft @ 6150 rpm
0-100 mph: - Price: $654,000
The SSC Ultimate Aero TTs speed was tested in late 2007
in West Richland, WA,
with Guinness World Records
there to verify it.
The American mid-engined supercars record held for almost 3 years until the
Bugatti Veyron SS came
Produced by SSCs ( formerly known as Shelby Super
Cars) Jerod Shelby
who envisioned the car and
who later designed it.
Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse World Record - 254 mph
Engine Type: Quad-Turbocharged 7.9-liter W16
Top Speed: 254.04 mph (408.84 km/h)
0-60 mph: 2.6 seconds Power : 1,200 horsepower
Price: $2,600,000 Torque: 1,106 lb-ft of torque
The Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse World Record
Car now official becomes the
worlds fastest convertible in
The record was attempted at Volkswagen Groups proving grounds in Ehra-Lessien, a 5.6 mile test track.
Saleen S7 Twin Turbo 248 mph
Engine Type: Twin-Turbo V8 Transmission: 6 Speed Manual
Top Speed: 248 mph (399 km/h) Weight: 2950 lbs (1338
0-60 mph: 2.8 seconds Power:750 hp @ 6300 rpm
Price: $555,000 Torque: 700 lb ft @ 4800 rpm
Among the fastest cars in the world this carbon fiber, hand built, American supercar was debuted in 2005, after replacing the S7.
Saleen added a pair of turbo chargers which ramped up the
horsepower to 750 and they
reworked the rear spoiler and
front/rear diffusers to increase
down force by 60%.