Hello car heads. Do you ever wonder which cars are the fastest in the world today?
• A run down of the fastest cars in the world.
• Current sports car horse powers and their prices.
Cars have become a common fascination in the new age. When choosing vehicles, our preferences vary depending on what we intend to use the car for. In most cases, durability and comfort are the most sort out qualities when car hunting. For others, speed is everything.
In this article, we’ll focus solely on speed and which are the 5 fastest cars in the world today.
1: SSC Tuatara
Top Speed: 282.9 mph
Engine: 1,750 horsepower
Price: $1.6 Million
The Tuatara was created by American supercar maker Shelby SuperCars in 2020. This beast is powered by a twin-turbocharged 5.9-litre V8 engine which produces 1,750 horsepower.
2: Koenigsegg Agera RS
Top Speed: 277.87 mph
Engine: 1,341 horsepower
Price: $2.5 Million
It was first unveiled in 2015 but moduled later on with limited version with only 25 units. Powered by a 5.0-litre twin-turbo V8, the “normal” Agera RS produces 1,160 horsepower.
3: Hennessey Venom GT
Top Speed: 270.49 mph
Engine: 1,244 horsepower
Price: $3 Million
First unveiled in 2017, Sporting a twin-turbo 7.0-litre V8 engine. The Venom GT produces a 1,244 horsepower, the Venom GT beat a world record set by the initial Koenigsegg Agera R as the fastest accelerating production car.
4: Bugatti Chiron
Top Speed: 261 mph
Engine: 1,479 horsepower
Price: $3 Million
The Bugatti Chiron was first unveiled in 2016 as a successor to the already speed-breaking Veyron Super Sport. It carries a 8.0-litre tank with a quad-turbocharged W16 engine. But here’s the kicker, the Chiron’s top speed was deliberately limited for safety purposes.
5: Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
Top Speed: 267.81 mph
Engine: 1,200 horsepower
Price: $2.4 Million
Taking the motor world by storm, the Veyron model was unveiled in 2011. It produces an impressive 1,200 horsepower. It also holds the same 8.0-litre quad-turbocharged W16 engine as it’s successor.
6: SSC Ultimate Aero TT
Top Speed: 256.18 mph
Engine: 1,183 horsepower
Shelby SuperCars (SSC) unleashed this rocket shaped beast in 2007. It carries a twin-turbo V8 engine, producing 1,183 horsepower.
As competitive as the motor world is, this list is sure to be re-arranged in a year or so. We’ll be right here to give you the run down. Rudi Nyumbani.