Cars are not only used for transportation but are an asset to the several car lovers and car collectors in the world. They come with exclusive features that unique only to that version. As a result, they are highly expensive.
Below is a list of the most expensive cars in the world:
1The Koenigsegg CCX
This car is a mid-engine sports car built by Koenigsegg Automotive AB. The name CCX stands for Competition Coupe X.It is designed and engineered in way that it follows the global safety and environment regulations. The chassis of the car is made from carbon fiber along with Kevlar and aluminum honeycomb. The car comes with dihedral synchro-helix actuation doors.
The limited version of this car, CCXR Trevita (meaning Three Whites) features a diamond weave carbon finish. This is the most expensive car in the world and costs US $4,850,000. Going by the look and its stunning features, it’s worth the price.
This supercar is a limited edition of the Lamborghini Aventador which was manufactured by Lamborghini was launched on February 28, 2011. This 220 mph car was built to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the car maker. Only 5 units of this version of Lamborghini Aventador were built. The car was named Poison, a fitting name for a car so intensely amazing.
The Veneno is super fast, it can hit 60mph in only 2.8seconds. Its 6.5-liter V12 spins all the way up to 8,400 rpm and delivers a 740 hp and 507 lb-ft. It is one of the most expensive cars in the world and costs US$4.5 million.
One among the world’s most expensive cars, Lykan Hypersport is a hyper car manufactured by W Motors, a United Arab Emirates-based company. It is a Lebanese limited production and was founded in 2012. The car was manufactured in Lebanon along with the collaboration of Lebanese, Italian and French engineers. Being the first supercar in the Middle East, it was featured in the movie Furious 7.
This car is the thirst most expensive car in the world. It is powered by a 3.7 litre twin turbocharged Flat-sex engine developed by Ruf Automobile. The car offers a speed of 390 km/h and accelerates from 0 to 100km/h in 2.8 seconds. It costs US $3.4 million.
4Bugatti Veyron Limited Edition
The Bugatti Veyron EB 16.4 is a mid-engined sports car designed by the Volkswagen group and it was manufactured in Molsheism, France. It was designed by Harmut Warkuss and the exterior was designed by Jozef Kaban of Volkswagen. It is one of the fastest cars in the world with a speed of 407 km/h. It was named as “Car of the Decade” by the BBC T.V. programme Top Gear. Its Super Short version was regarded as the fastest street-legal car in the whole world with a top speed of 430.9 km/h. It is one of the world’s most expensive car costing US$3.4 million.
5Pagani Huayra BC
Produced by Pagani and named after a Quechua wind God Huayra-tata , the Pagani Huayra is a mid-engined sports car. Only 100 units of this car were produced and all were sold out. It uses a twin-turbo and an especially V12 engine developed and hand-built by Mercedes-AMG. Its top speed is 238 mph. It is capable of bearing 1.66 g of lateral acceleration at speeds up to 230 mph.
This high-performance car uses dry sump lubrication and incorporates active aerodynamics. This supercar is capable of changing its height of the front from the ground. This car costs US $2.6 million.
Manufactured and developed by the Bugatti automotive group, Bugatti Chiron is a mid-engine two seated sports car. It was first revealed at the Geneva Motor Show in 2016. This super car has a carbon fiber body structure and an All Wheel Drive System. This is one of the fastest cars and accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in less than 2.5 seconds. The top speed of Bugatti Chiron has been limited electronically to 420 km/h so maintain the safety rules and regulations. It costs US $2.5 million.
7Ferrari 560 America
Ferrari F60 America is a roadster derivative of F12. It is a limited production car and has been built by Ferari. Only 10 of these cars were produced. The open-top part of the car pays homage to the production of convertible Ferrari cars of the past, limited to US-only. F60 America has a very light and removable soft top instead of a convertible. All the ten examples were built with an asymmetrical cabin design.
The driver’s area has a red trim and the passenger’s area has a black trim. In the center of the backrests of both the seats is the American flag. The cost of this car is US $2.5 million another most expensive car in the world.
8Lamborghini Sesto Elemento
This V10 high-performance two-door, two-seater car is a limited edition of Lamborghini. This car was first debuted in 2010 at the Paris Motor Show. It is considered to be one of the master pieces manufactured by Lamborghini and world’s most expensive car. This supercar is made extensively from carbon fiber which is a new introduction in car designs. It can accelerate from 0-100 mph is about 2.5 seconds.
It costs US $2.2 million.
This car was first presented in March 2014 at Geneva Motor Show. Only six examples of this car were built and they have already been sold out. The name Koenigsegg One:1 comes from the power to weight ratio which is 1361 PS:1361 kg resulting to 1 PS to 1kg. It is claimed by Koenigsegg to be the world’s first mega car. This car has been specially modeled to create more down force and there is an air scoop on the removable roof.
This car is capable of accelerating from 0-100 km/h in about 2.8 seconds. It costs US $2 million and 2nd most expensive car in the world.
Koenigsegg Regera is the most expensive car in the world. This car is a plug-in hybrid sports car and a limited edition manufactured by the high performance and high end sports car, Koenigsegg. The name Regera has been derived from the Swedish verb which means to reign or rule. The name is fitting for this spectacular fully-robotized car which is also the first of its kind.
The interior features of this car reduce cabin noise and powertrain noise. That adds to the luxury of the car being an extravagant car. It costs US $2 million. It is claimed by Koenigsegg that the battery pack of this car is the most power-dense battery pack that has been produced till date.