Every one who buy a car must have a question in his/her mind that is “how fast it can go”. They always wants to know how far it’s speed can go. In the era of modernization we always relate a good car with respect to it’s speed. So in this article let’s have a look on some of the fastest car in the world and what makes them so fast. One thing we must keep in your mind these cars are the most expensive cars in the world so you must have good amount of money to enjoy the speed of the fastest car in the world for 2018
Jeremy Clarkson have a quote about the speed is “Speed has never killed anyone, suddenly becoming stationary… that’s what gets you.”
Do you know which is the fastest car in the world probably you know about Bugatti Chiron. There are so many other fast car also come’s under the list of Top fastest car in the world race.
This is a list of top 10 of the Fastest Cars In The World as of the start of 2018 based solely on the top speed a production car can reach.
Fastest Car In The World 2018:
1- Bugatti Chiron:
Bugatti a company of VW Group is planning to set a new speed record for production cars. Its upcoming Bugatti Chiron, super car will touch a speed of 310mph with a speedometer test. That production car will become the fastest car in the world followed by Hennessey Venom GT.
Bugatti invited Selipanov to join its design department for this car. Selipanov retained the horseshoe-shaped grille design which is a trade mark of Bugatti cars.
Company set a price tag for Chiron will be €2.4 million (circa £1,900,000, or US$2,660,000). Company has targeted 500 units of Bugatti Chiron for the year 2016 out of which 150 units of Chiron has been booked till now. The secret behind this huge demand of Chiron is it’s speed that makes it unique and top in the list of fastest car in the world.
Engine: 8 litre W16 quad-turbocharged engine.
Power: 1,103 kW (1,479 bhp) of power and
Force: 1,600 N·m (1,180 lb·ft)
Torque: 2000 rpm.
Production: 2016– limited to 500
Kerb weight: 4,400 lb (1,995.8 kg)(estimate)
Manufacturer: Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S.
Speed: The Chiron will accelerate from
0–100 km/h (62 mph) – 2.4 seconds according to the manufacturer,
0–200 km/h (124 mph) in under 6.5 seconds
0–300 km/h (186 mph) in under 13.6 seconds.
The Chiron’s top speed is electronically limited to 288 mph. Chiron could even go faster but it’s electronically programmed to not go over the 288 mph limit.
2- Hennessey Venom GT:
Venom GT probably the next fastest car in the world after Chiron. This car is made by Texas based Hennessey Performance Engineering. Reason behind it’s success & why it is called second fastest car in the world is its mind blowing speed. The max speed of Venom GT is 270 mph.
Engine: 7.0 LSX V8 Twin Turbocharged
Transmission : 6 Speed Manual
Power: 1451 hp
Speed: Maximum speed of 270mph
Price: More than $1.2 million
Now company is working on a successor of the Venom GT named Venom F5, that would have 1400 hp of power and a top speed of over 290 mph (470 km/h).
3- Koenigsegg Agera R:
Koenigsegg Agera will be in the third position in the list of fastest car in the world as far as speed is concern. Agera is made Swedish car manufacture Angelholm. The maximum speed of this sports car or muscle car is 269mph. The body of Agera is made up of carbon fiber that makes car a great strength. Car could reach at the speed of 0-65mph in just 3 sec.
Agera was named as hyper car of the year 2010 by Top Gear Megazine.
If you want to take ultimate look of this car then for this you have to watch a super hit movie named “Need for speed”.
The price for this car standerd Koenigsegg Agera is US $5 million. So if you want to take ride of this car then you have spent a very huge money from your pocket for this beast.
Engine: 5.0 V8 twin turbocharged
Price: US $5 million
Max Speed: 269mph
Bugatti Veyron is also a fastest car in the world. Veyron is design and manufactured in Germany by VolksWagon group. It has grabs many awards like Guinness World Records as the fastest street-legal production car in the world and “Best car of the decade” award of year 2000-2009 by BBC TV program Top Gear. The top speed of the Veyron is 267.7mph. It is also known as fastest roadster in the world.
Bugatti Veyron has faced lot’s of controversy for declaring it the fastest car in the world. Some of the major technical specification of Veyron is given below.
Engine: 8.0L Quad- turbocharged engine
Transmission: 7 Speed
Max Speed : 267.7mph
If you want to ride this incredible craft made by Bugatti then you have to spent huge money from your pocket. A replacement transmission for the Veyron costs just over US$120,000.
5- 9FF GT9-R:
9FF GT9 is also comes among the list of fastest car in the world. GT9 car is designed and manufactured by German company 9FF. GT9 R takes only 2.9 sec to reach the speed of 0- 62 mph. This car is also very become very famous for it’s speed and polish color which gives it a unique touch & look to it. The maximum speed of the car is 257 mph.
The average price of the car is between £150,000 and £540,000 depending on engine and options.
Engine:4.0 L twin turbo
Transmission: 6 speed manual
6- SSC Ultimate Aero:
SSC Ultimate Aero is also in the list of fastest car in the world. Aero is made by SSC North America. According to a leading car magazine SSC Ultimate Aero held the title of the fastest production car in the world from 2007 to 2010. The maximum speed of the car was 256.14 mph (412.22 KMPH). After 2010 this fastest car title is taken by Bugatti Veyron Super Sport.
Engine: V8 377.6 cu supercharged
Power : 782 hp
Max Speed: 242mph
Transmission : 6 Speed
The price for SSC Ultimate Aero is not more than US $285000
7- Saleen S7 Twin:
Saleen S7 Twin is also comes in the list of fastest car in the world. It is manufactured and designed by Saleen Inc. Top speed of the Saleen S7 twin is almost 248 mph. S7 takes only 2.8 sec to reach on the speed of 60mph in just 3.3 sec. The body of the car is made up of carbon fiber that give the car a strength and good look also.
This car has lots of new features including electric version also. Some of the technical specification of this car is given below.
Engine: 7.0 L naturally aspirated V8 engine
Transmission: 6 speed manual
Price of the Saleen S7 Twin Turbo is very high the maximum price for this is approximately $602442.
Koenigsegg CXX is a second fastest car from the Swedish company Angelholm. The main feature of this car is that make it unique from other is that CXX is full environmentally car.
The fastest speed of this car is almost 246mph, that is the reason why this car makes a position in the list of fastest car in the world. Some of the technical specification of this car is given below.
Engine: 4.7 v8 engine
Transmission: 6 speed manual /automatic
Max Speed: 246mph
If you want to know the price of this car then we only say that it is the most expensive super car in the world.
McLaren F1 has also made his name in our list of fastest car in the world. This car is designed and manufactured by McLaren Cars. In 1998 McLaren was the fastest production car in the world with the speed of 231MPH.
Channel4 placed the car at number one on their list of the 100 greatest cars in year 2005 and called it calling it “the greatest automotive achievement of all time”. Some of the technical specification of this car is given below.
Engine: 6.1L ,V12 engine
Transmission: 6 speed manual
Max Speed: 241mph
If you are looking for Mclaen F1 then one thing I want to let you know that it’s price is US$8.4 Million. This car is the most expensive fastest car in the world.
10- Jaguar XJ220:
Jaguar XJ220 is also in our list of top fastest car in the world. This car is designed and manufactured by Jaguar company. This was the fastest car in the year 1992 to 1994. The top of this car was recording 212.3mph in year 1992.
Some of the technical specification of this car is given below.
Engine: 3.5 L twin turbocharged V6
Transmission: 5 speed manual.
Company sold only A total of just 271 cars were produced by the time production ended which was 1992 .The maximum price of this car was £470,000.
This is all about the fastest car in the world for the year 2018. We have done full research for making this list, if you have any car that is best suited for our list of fastest car in the world then feel free to make your valuable suggestion in the comment box given below.