While many of us can only dream of owning the average car, there are many others at the opposite end of the spectrum, who own some of the world’s fastest cars. Still, there is a considerable level of excitement and delight that we feel in exploring the fastest cars in the world. These cars are available out there – if you can afford. However, these cars form an exclusive club of the Top 10 Fastest Cars in the World 2014. To whet the imagination of every automobile enthusiast, here is our list of the world’s fastest cars this year.
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10. McLaren P1
The P1 has incredibly cools looks and topnotch performance. Charged by a twin turbo V8 and an electric motor, McLaren P1 generates instant torque and races the quarter-mile stretch within ten seconds. That’s why P1 is a supercar that has made its mark in the industry. It can reach 60 mph in less than 3.2 seconds. This car goes for a staggering $1.15 million.
9. The Ascari A10
Most supercars that are released nowadays originate from the dominant players in the industry. It is not surprising that these industry giants are competing to manufacture the fastest cars models in the world. British auto giant released the A10 to mark its tenth anniversary in the field. The Ascari A10 allows you to experience the performance of a super V8 engine, which has been well adapted. The engine is able to generate 625 horsepower. The A10 can reach 60 mph in less than 3 seconds. In addition, it boasts a top speed of approximately 220 mph.
8. The Noble M600
The Noble M600 features an incredible interior and exterior that appeals to many customers, but its performance is still one of the best. It is no wonder it attracted a lot of attention even before it was introduced into the market. The absence of brand popularity may not encourage a customer to get the Noble M600, but its reasonable price of $324,680 could do it. This car features a V8 4.4 engine, along with settings to provide three levels of strength ranging from 450 to 650 horsepower. The Noble M600 reaches 60 miles per hour in less than 3 seconds. The car has a maximum speed of approximately 225 miles per hour.
7. Pagani Huayra
The Pagani Huayra is a masterpiece. It has a twin turbo powered V12 engine created by Mercedes AMG, making 720 horsepower. With its powerful engine, this car is capable of reaching 60 miles per hour in just three seconds. The car also has a top speed of 230 miles per hour. The Pagani Huayra features a 7-speed xtrac gearbox that allows the engine to remain pollution-free. The asking price of this car is $1,273,500.
6. Zenvo ST1
The Danes may not be celebrated for automobile engineering, but the Zenvo ST1 has made a mark in the automotive industry. This car features a 7.0 V8 twin-powered engine that enables the car to reach 60 miles per hour in less than 2.9 seconds. The STI has a maximum speed of 233 miles per hour. This car was designed to provide divers with a special combination of comfort, speed and performance, with its asking price being $ 1,225,000.
5. Koenigsegg CCX
The Koenigsegg CCX features in the top 10 fastest cars in the world 2014, as it has a twin-powered V8 engine, which is able to produce 806 horsepower. The car can reach 60 mph within 3.2 seconds and its maximum speed is 259 miles per hour. The car is available at $545,568.
4. Saleen S7 TT
The Saleen S7 is certainly one of the fastest cars in the world and many speed enthusiasts are fond of its overall performance. It has a all-aluminum twin-powered engine beneath the car hood that generates 750 horsepower, allowing it to reach 62 mph within 2.8 seconds. The asking price of this car is about $600,000.
3. SSC Ultimate Aero
SSC Ultimate Aero is basically a modified type of the supercar SSC Aero and is charged by a V8 twin engine. The Ultimate can reach 60 mph within 2.7 seconds and its top speed is 257 miles per hour. The car is available at $654,400.
2. Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
The Bugatti Veyron Super Sport is the world’s fastest road legal supercar. This fabulous car has the capability to reach 60 mph in less than 2.4 seconds. The engine has 4 twin-turbo chargers with a maximum displacement of about 487 cubic inches. The exclusive engine design has the same configuration as a number of V8 bi-turbochargers; making it a W rather than a V. This produces 1200 horsepower. Its maximum sped is 267.81 miles per hour. This incredible speed, however, comes with a staggering price of $2.4 million.
1. Hennessey Venom GT
Hennessey has broken the record again, with its Venom GT super car reaching the top speed of 270.49 mph. Set on 14th February, 2014 at the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, The new record now beats the maximum speed of the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport (267.81 miles per hour). Hennessey has a notable place in the manufacture of the world’s fastest cars, with the Venom GT capable of accelerating from zero to 60 miles per hour within 2.5 seconds. The price tag for this masterpiece is 1.2 million. Amazingly, Hennessey is producing only 29 Venoms and has already sold eleven.