Here we have a list of Top 10 Most Expensive Cars 2017. Many of the rich people around the world have an interest in buying some of the most expensive cars being sold. They do this probably to satiate their appeal for luxury cars in part and to maintain a status symbol in part. There is a reason why such expensive sports cars are manufactured by their makers for they would not make them if a demand for them from the super-rich would not exist. Since it does and since these cars are the subject of attention of a whole lot number of people, therefore, here we have made ourselves a list of the Top 10 most expensive car. These cars have been made in genuinely to appeal to the potential buyers of them so check them all out.
- 10-Zenvo ST1
The Zenvo ST1 is # 10 on the list of top 10 most expensive car, which is a 2-door supercar that has an engine with a turbocharged and supercharged 6.8-litre V8 engine. The engine has a 1,104 horsepower capacity and a displacement of 5900 cm3. The Zenvo ST1 is quoted to reach 0-100 kph in 3.0 seconds by The Motor Report and the sports car can reach a maximum speed of 375 kph. Zenvo is all handmade except for its CNC router which is one reason why it is such an expensive car. Carbon Fiber is said to be used in the entirety of the manufacture of the car’s chassis. Only 15 Zenvo ST1’s are being manufactured by the manufacturer based in Denmark so it is like a first come first serve game for the super-rich who are ever ready to flaunt their garages with a new fancy car whenever they are in the mood. The Zenvo ST1 is priced at 1.2m$ for all the effort that has been put into its making.
Top 10 Most Expensive Cars 2017.
- 9-Hennessey Venom GT
The Hennessey Venom GT is a 2-door coupe which is powered by a LSX Twin Turbocharged V8 engine with 1244 BHP. There are twin precision ball bearing turbochargers that are part of the engine and also an electronic sequential multi-port for fuel injection. In addition to that, the engine has a dry sump system for lubrication and a displacement of 7000 CC. The Hennessey Venom accelerate from 0-300 kph in 13.63 seconds which is a Guinness World Record! The fastest possible speed of the Hennessey Venom is 435 kph, as recorded by Hennessey Team at the Kennedy Space Center shuttle landing strip. Mostly carbon fiber is used in the making of the chassis of the Hennessey Venom. The Hennessey is driven by Ricardo 6-Speed manual transmission and also comes with a number of optional upgrades such as Bare Carbon Fiber Finish, Stefano Ricci Bespoke Interior, Michelin Pilot Sport Cup ZP Tires, Right-Hand Drive and much more. The Hennessey Venom GT is priced at 1.3m$
- 8-McLaren P1
The McLaren P1 is a two-door hybrid sports car and a sequel to the McLaren F1. The P1 has an eye catching design with a low body and low visual weight! The inside of the P1 looks more like a fighter aircraft canopy because it gives such a feel to the driver. The McLarenP1 can reach from 0-100 kph in 2.8 seconds and also can speed up to a maximum of 350 kph which is limited electronically. The McLaren is the first car which was made using carbon fiber tub technology that McLaren came up with indigenously. The V12 engine of the McLaren P1 is also hand-made and the ergonomic design of the car makes it all the more attractive to the sight. A total of 381 McLaren P1’s were manufactured and were a hit in the market. Each of the McLaren P1 costs 1.35m$ for all the specs and style that it has to offer.
LaFerrari is a yet another version of the worldwide famed Italian Ferrari and the term LaFerrari means “The Ferrari” in a serene way of speaking, implying that it is the ultimate Ferrari car one could find. The car reaches 0-200 kph in less than 7 seconds! It reaches a maximum speed greater than 350 kph and has a maximum power of 963 CV. One of the claimed laurels of this sports car is that it is the first of all the Ferraris launched to-date that gives the highest boost in terms of engine power and yet consumes 40% less fuel. The engine of LaFerrari is an internal combustion V8 engine and is supported by a KERS unit that provides extra power. The car is also positioned as a green car with very low emissions of carbon dioxide, with Ferrari asserting that it emits only 330g of carbon dioxide per kilometer! LaFerrari is priced at 1.4m$.
- 6-Pagani Huayra
Pagani Huayra is an Italian sports car that has a Mercedes-AMG engine, with a total of 100 units of the car being manufactured. Pagani Huayra has a twin-turbo V12 engine which produces 730 MHP. The engine has a displacement of 5980 CC and comes with a transverse sequential seven speed gearbox. The Huayra reaches 0-100 kph in 2.8 seconds and boasts a maximum speed of 383 kph. Pagani Huayra makes use of dry sump lubrication which has the prime purpose of ensuring that the engine gets the fuel that it needs even in circumstances when the car is under extreme lateral acceleration. Active aerodynamics are also used in the making of this sports car so as to allow it to minimize the drag coefficient and run smoothly at the highest possible speeds. The Pagani Huayra is priced at 1.6m$.
- 5-Koenigsegg Agera R
The Koenigsegg Agera R is a Swedish car that has a twin turbo charged V8 engine which is rated at 940 HP and 6900 rpm. The engine weighs only 187 kg owing to the fact that it is made primarily from carbon fiber and aluminum. The Koenigsegg Agera R reaches 0-100 kph in 3.00 seconds and 0-200 kph in 8.0 seconds. The maximum possible speed of the Koenigsegg R is 433 kph. The Koenigsegg R is equipped with a ceramic piston brake system made by Koenigsegg itself and has a braking distance of 30.5 meters. Also, the emission levels of the Koenigsegg are Euro V compliant. The chassis of the Agera is made from impregnated carbon fiber with an aluminum net superimposed over it. Furthermore, the Agera R employs green technology in its working as it runs primarily on biofuel. The Koenigsegg Agera R is priced at 1.7m$.
- 4-Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster
The Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster is a variant of the Pagani Zonda Cinque Coupe and it differs from it in its open rooftop design, with all other specifications being the same as that of the Cinque Coupe. The Cinque Roadster has a 678 HP Mercedez Benz AMG engine. The Roadster can accelerate from 0-100 kph in 3.4 seconds and from 0-200 kph in 9.6 seconds. The maximum possible speed that the Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster can reach is 319 kph. The chassis of the sports car is made from carbon-titanium and the design speaks of elegance and style. Plus, the open roof-top of the Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster makes it even more attractive as a style icon. Riders might as well thoroughly enjoy piercing through the air at top speed in the Cinque Roadster! The Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster is priced at 1.85m$.
- 3-Lamborghini Reventon
The Lamborghini Reventon is a 2-door coupe sports car with a 12 cylinder V12 engine. The Lamborghini Reventon accelerates from 0-100 kph in 3.4 seconds and the maximum possible speed of the Reventon is 330 kph. The interesting thing about the Lamborghini Reventon is that only 20 cars were made for sale while 1 was especially made to be kept in a museum, so 21 in total. Also, the term “Reventon” is actually the name of a fighting bull and was found to be a befitting name for adoption by a Lamborghini sports car! The Lamborghini Reventon is designed to have an aerodynamic design so that it can pierce through the air on the road and give optimum performance on a single liter of fuel. In addition to that, it helps in the car reaching its peak speed with ease. The Lamborghini Reventon is one of the most celebrated of Lamborghinis and is priced at 2m$.
- Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse
The Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse is a superlative sports car with a W16 quad turbocharged, 1200 HP engine that has a maximum output of 882 kW. The Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse reaches 0-100 kph in 2.6 seconds and 0-200 kph in 7.1 seconds. The maximum possible speed of the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport is 410 kph which is surely very high. The Bugatti Veyron Grand has a 7-speed DSG automatic transmission with a manual shifting mode. The maximum speed of the Veyron Grand maybe too much to drive it anywhere but there is a place where it can be driven without fear, such as in the termite hills in South Africa. There is a government approved long track for high speed vehicles that can be made use of to run the Bugatti Veyron Grand at its top speed and enjoy the experience of it! The Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse is price tagged at 2.5m$.
- Lamborghini Veneno Roadster
The Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is a convertible sports car with a stunning design to start with! The design and the looks of the Veneno roadster would simply amaze any buyer, there is no denying that. The rear spoiler of the Veneno Roadster especially catches the eye as it is aerodynamically built, and can be adjusted in three different positions. Next, the Veneno Roadster has a V12 engine with a displacement of 6,498 cm³. The engine has a variable valve timing which is electronically controlled. The Roadster claims EURO 5 – LEV 2 emission class and an emission control system powered by Catalytic converters and supported by lambda sensors. The body of the Roadster is made of carbon fiber while its frame is built of carbon fiber monocoque and has front and rears made of aluminum. The Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is priced at a whopping 4.5m$.
This concludes the list of the top 10 most expensive car which are hand-made and have been designed and built with a lot of effort and hard work. The list includes the best of the best cars that are in the market and are sought after by the filthy rich in their bid to showcase the amount of wealth that they have, or simply because they like the look and feel of expensive sports cars.