A car is known to be one of the finest inventions made till date and represents the extent human engineering can go. There are a number of expensive cars made till date which are known to be the specimens of luxury, power and beauty. These are the fastest vehicles which are manufactured by some of the well known brands from the automobile industry. These brands strive hard and incorporate some of the latest technologies that are combined with some high end engineering methods and an amazingly strong and attractive body. Such combinations are only found in the high end, super luxury expensive cars.
This list of the Most Expensive Cars in the World is complied keeping in mind only the production cars and thus some of the antique as well as the modified cars are kept out of this list. And some of those cars which are not in production too are not mentioned in this list and some of the examples of the same are the Ferrari Enzo or the McLaren F1.
So, let’s now have a look at some of the best and the most expensive cars from around the World.
Koenigsegg CCXR Edition: The Koenigsegg CCXR Edition tops our list of the most expensive cars with a price of $2.17 million. With all those Go Green campaigns everywhere, getting yourself a green car is not cheaper. Spend more and you can get yourself a supercar which is environment friendly. Koenigsegg CCXR Edition is manufactured by Koenigsegg, the famous Swedish carmaker. The vehicle has supercharged twin V8 engines and these are converted to use E100 Ethanol fuel instead of octane petrol. The engine is said to produce 1064 Bhp with a speed of 259 mph.
Bugatti Veyron Super Sport: This is known to be the fastest street car in production. The vehicle has an engine which delivers 1200 Bhp and gives a top speed of 267 mph. Bugatti Veyron Super Sport is priced at $2.03 million and is known to be the second most expensive cars in the World which is in production today.
Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster: Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster is indeed a supercar which is manufactured by the famous Italian brand Pagani. This vehicle was built upon a request that has been placed by a Hong Kong dealer and was launched with a very limited production of five cars. The vehicle was named after the Legend Juan Fangio. The vehicle has a maximum speed of 217 mph and has a 678 Bhp powerful engine also it also includes an audio system from Pagani which happens to be another exclusive product from the same company.
Lamborghini Reventon Roadster: Lamborghini Reventon Roadster is known to be the costliest as well as the most powerful vehicle which was ever built by the brand Lamborghini. The vehicle has the looks of a fighter jet and the name too was given after a fighting bull. Priced at $1.46 million, there were only 20 vehicles that were built.
Aston Martin One-77: The name Aston Martin One-77 was given as there were only 77 vehicles that were built and the first vehicle was delivered in October of 2010. The vehicle which is priced at $1.40 million is built with a complete carbon fibre and has an aluminium body. It has a V12 engine which delivers 750 hp and gives a top speed of around 220mph. The priced mentioned for Aston Martin One-77 is the estimated price but is not official and it can be priced much higher than quoted here.
Maybach 62 Landaulet: Maybach 62 Landaulet might not be the fastest cars as mentioned above but this vehicle is known for its luxurious features it provides. This vehicle is based on the Maybach 62S and comes with a glass partition which separates the driver and the passengers and also has an opacity control mechanism. This car is priced at $1.35 million.
Leblanc Mirabeau: Priced at $800,000, Leblanc Mirabeau has the looks of a race car. This vehicle was designed to compete at the World famous 24 Hours of Le Mans and the powerful engine has an output of 700 horsepower and provides a speed of 230mph. The vehicle is manufactured by the famous Swedish manufacturer Koenigsegg.
SSC Ultimate Aero TT: SSC Ultimate Aero TT is one vehicle which has the credit of an entry into the Guinness Book of World Records. The car which is known to be the fastest production car is manufactured by Shelby Supercars which is a well known name in the automobile industry in America. The vehicle priced at $730,000 has a speed of 256 mph as tested by the Guinness Book of World Records.
Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Roadster: Talk about automobiles and no list gets complete without an entry from the World famous manufacturer Mercedes. This vehicle is priced at $500,000 and has the best of it all from Mercedes, in terms of style, luxury and comfort. Unlike many of the cars, Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Roadster has an automatic transmission and a top speed of 208 mph.
Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupé: Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupé is priced at $440,000 and is the most preferred, thanks to its price range and also the various features provided. The vehicle comes with a 453 bhp engine and provides a top speed of 155 mph.