It would be unnecessary to debate on whether or not people like fast cars. Though few people are still not fascinated about the idea of fastest cars on road, a number of them have accepted it wholeheartedly. And reason? The reason could be anything from their sleek design, to the beautiful piece of engineering that they are. These beasts can reach dangerous speeds in just a few seconds. With the advancement of technology and budding competition, the “top speed” is meant to achieve new mark with every upgrade. If you are amongst those crazy-ass fastest cars fans, this list is just for you.
1. Bugatti Veyron Super Sport (267.856 mph)
This car has the same old 16 cylinder engine, with 8-litre tank capacity. However, recent upgrades have made it possible for it to top the fastest cars list.
2. Hennessey Venom GT (265.7 mph)
With a capability to accelerate from 0-300 kph in just 13 seconds, this car is a beast. Holding a top speed of 265.7 mph, it’s just a few points away from being the fastest car.
3. SSC Ultimate Aero (257mph)
Blame this for holding the ” World’s Fastest Car” title for three consecutive years. Built by Shelby Super Cars, it has an 1180 hp engine with a top speed of 257 mph.
4. Bugatti Veyron EB 16.4 (253.8 mph)
This beauty, developed by Volkswagen group, is a mid-engined car. During one of the test, the Bugatti Veyron EB 16.4 recorded a top speed of 253.8 mph.
5. Saleen S7 Twin Turbo (248mph)
The Saleen S7 Twin Turbo is an upgraded version of the S7 car built in California. It has its engine located in the middle, thus ensuring twin boot space (front and rear).
6. Koenigsegg CCX (245mph)
It was built in 2006 as an upgraded version of the original CC. This car has 4.2-litre twin-supercharged V8 engine. One of the fastest cars on road, this monster can reach up to 245 mph.
7. McLaren F1 (240 mph)
Some 15 years ago, McLaren F1 was the fastest production car. Even after the invention of cars having the caliber to beat its 240 mph feat, it still is one of the most iconic on road car.
8. Zenvo ST1 (233 mph)
With a 7-litre V8 supercharged engine, this high-performance sports car can go from 0-100 kph in just 3.0 seconds. Developed by Zenvo Automotive, it has a high speed of 233 mph.
9. Jaguar XJ220 (217 mph)
The production of this car began as thee after-hours project among the Jaguar workers. Later, it was titled as an official Jaguar production. Only 281 cars were manufactured.
10. Ferrari Enzo (217 mph)
Named after the company’s founder Enzo Ferrari, only 400 such cars were ever produced. This lead to an increase in price after every sale. Top speed of this beauty is 217 mph.
11. Pagani Zonda C-12 F (215 mph)
After having made its debut at the Geneva Motor Show in 2005, this car is quite famous for its looks. Not only does it flaunts style, but can also woo the fastest cars enthusiasts with its 215 mph feat.
12. Lamborghini Murciélago LP 670-4 SuperVeloce (213 mph)
This car is the upgradation of the 2009 original edition Lamborghini Murcielago. With a fine-tuning, the car now can speed up to 213 mph.