Speed, everybody loves speed don’t they, and when talking about speed, the class comes with it. Well, these fastest cars on the planet are probably enough swoosh past you and make your jaw drop in less than a second. I absolutely love supercars, and I bet, like me, many car lovers are crazy to know about the cars that can definitely give the light a run for its money!
Here’s the list of top 10 fastest cars on the planet, let’s have a look at who made it to the list!
1. Tesla Roadster- 250 mph
Elon Musk is known for making really incredible automobiles, his latest second-generation roadster features an impressive 0 to 100 mph in just 1.9 seconds, amazing, isn’t it? It is even said by Musk to cover a range of 620 miles.
2. Saleen S7 Twin Turbo – 248 mph.
America’s first mid-engined supercar. It had an amazing 750 horsepower. The vehicle could easily hit 60 mph in just 2 seconds. It could smash past a quarter mile in just 10.5 seconds, the highest recorded speed was 248 mph.
3. SCC Ultimate Aero- 256 mph.
Now, we’re talking about the big boys. Though the supercar didn’t last much longer in the business it recorded a whopping speed of 256 mph back in 2007.
4. Hennesey Venom F5- 301 mph.
If you’re a fan of supercars you sure as hell are familiar with this name. The car goes from 0 to 249 mph to 249 to 0mph in less than 30 seconds in total. This car’s highest recorded speed was 301 mph, definitely a beast!5. Bugatti Chiron- 261 mph.
If you tell me that you’ve never really heard this name before, and you call yourself a car lover, I’ll say that’s BS. It nearly took a decade for Bugatti to design this beauty to become Veryon’s successor. But, Veryon still remains the boss as this fall short at the speed criteria.
6. Hennesey Venom GT- 270 mph.
Another beauty when it comes to supercars, after the approval from the Kennedy Space Center, this supercar recorded a speed of 270mph.
7. Koenigsegg Agera RS- 278.
This beauty has even smashed the records put up by Hennesey with a mind-boggling speed of 278 mph as its average top speed. Definitely craving a car ride right now!
8. Koenigsegg CCR- 242 mph.
The Swedish supercar company is definitely top notch when it comes to making supercars. It reached a speed of 242 mph in 2005 while it’s testing at Italy’s Nardo Ring. The company has laid claims that it will surpass the previous record and have its top speed at 270 mph.
9. SSC Tuatara- 300 mph.
This car even surprised the makers itself, it was originally estimated to have a super speed of 265 mph, but when put to test this had smashed the estimation by recording its maximum speed at 300 mph.
10. Bugatti Veyron Super Sport- 268 mph.
The dream car for all of us, with an impressive 1,200 hp and very neat aerodynamic technologies the Super Sport recorded a top speed of 268 mph.