These cars are produced in series and have the permission to use them on the road
Automobile manufacturers are not tired of offering rockets on wheels, and people will never stop buying them. That’s why we suggest you see the 5 fastest cars on the planet that are produced in several units and have the right to drive on public roads. All of them have proven they can develop incredibly high speeds, as shown by the respective videos.
5. SSC Ultimate Aero – 256 mph
Already in 2007, the SSC (Shelby Supercars) Ultimate Aero was recognized as the fastest production car in the world and was therefore recorded in the Guinness Book of Records. This machine developed 412 km / h (256 mph) and to this day remains in the Top 5 at speed.
The supercar is equipped with a V8 engine with two turbines developing 1287 hp, accelerating from 0 to 60 miles (97 km / h) in 2.65 seconds. Ultimate Aero is produced from 2006 to 2013, and at the start of sales, it costs 740,000 dollars. In August 2018, one of the cars was sold for $ 225,000.
4. Bugatti Chiron — 420 км/ч ( 261 mph)
Bugatti Chiron could be called the “supercar classics,” and at the start of production was the fastest serial car on the planet. Under the hood of this beast is an 8.0-liter W16 with 1500 hp, which accelerates the car from 0 to 100 km / h ( 62 mph) in 2.5 seconds.
The price of the model is 3.2 million dollars, as at the New York Motor Show in the month before Bugatti showed a special version of Chiron dedicated to the company’s anniversary. Bugatti Chiron – only 20 units have been produced, their price will be even higher
3. Bugatti Veyron Super Sport – 432 km / h ( 268 mph)
Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, which develops 1200 horsepower, is produced in 2010-2016. and accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h ( 62mph) in 2.5 seconds. The Hypercar develops 432 km / h ( 268mph), making it the Guinness Book of Records in 2010 as the fastest car in the world.
Initially, the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport was valued at $ 1.7 million, but over time it costs more than 2 million. But this is not a car for an average resident of the Earth – just replacing the oil costs about $ 20,000.
2. Hennessey Venom GT – 435 km / h ( 270 mph)
On February 14, 2014, Hennessey Venom GT has developed 435 km / h ( 270 mph) on one of the takeoff line of the space center “Kennedy.” So this car improved the record of the previous entrant in this ranking. Under its cover is a V8 engine with two turbines, with 1200 hp. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h ( 62mph) takes 2.7 seconds.
Unlike Bugatti, this Hennessey Venom GT is a rather rare bird – only 12 units are produced from 2011 to 2017, each costing 1.2 million dollars. The only specimen belonged to the Aerosmith vocalist, Stephen Taylor. He sold a car on a charity auction for an unbelievable $ 800,000.
1. Koenigsegg Agera RS – 447 km / h (278 mph)
The Swedish manufacturer currently holds the absolute world record for speed after Koenigsegg Agera RS in November 2017 developed 447 km / h (278mph) and it was recorded on video. Under the hood of this car is a 5.0-liter V8 with two turbines, developing 1176 hp. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h(62mph) takes 2.8 seconds and up to 400 km / h (248mph) – 33.29 seconds, which is also a world record.
For the period 2015-2018, a total of 25 units of this version were produced, each valued at $ 2.5 million. The cars were sold for only 10 months after the order was announced.