This list is of the top ten fastest production cars in the world. Obviously custom built racing cars are going to be faster than some of these supercars.
Number ten: The Porsche Carrera GT. Packing a 5.7 liter V10 Aluminum engine that generates a nice 612 Horsepower costs a mere $440,000 dollars. The fastest and priciest Porsche just makes the list at number 10. Its top speed in 205 Miles Per Hour (MPH) and goes from 0 to 60 in 3.9 seconds.
Number nine: The Lamborghini Murcielago LP640. Slightly less expensive than number ten on this list at $430,000 dollars, the Murcielago has a 6.2 liter V12 engine that produces 640 horses, a top speed of 211 MPH and goes from 0 to 60 in 3.3 seconds.
Number eight: The Pagani Zonda has a Mercedes Benz M120 7.2 liter V12 Engine which gives 650 horses. With a price tag of $1.8 million dollars the Pagani Zonda can do 0 to 60 in 3.5 seconds and has top end of 215 MPH.
Number Seven: The Jaguar XJ220 priced at $650,000 has the smallest engine in the list: a twin turbo 3.5 Liter V6, which still gives 542 horsepower, goes 0 to 60 in 3.8 seconds and tops out at 217 miles per hour.
Number Six: The Ferrari Enzo, powered by a 5.5 liter V12 engine that puts out 660 horsepower with a top speed of 217 MPH and goes from 0 to 60 in 3.4 seconds. Only 399 of these super cars were built at a retail price of $670,000 dollars.
Number Five: The McLaren F1 with a 6.1 liter V12 engine giving 627 horses capable of going 0 to 60 in 3.2 seconds and top end of 240 MPH, this supercar costs a nice $970,000 dollars.
Number Four: The Koenigsegg CCX made in Sweden this supercar boasts a supercharged 4.7 liter V8 engine with 806 horses, goes from 0 to 60 in 3.2 seconds and has top speed of 245 MPH, but cost a relatively low $1.1 Million dollars.
Number Three: Saleen S7 Twin-Turbo the first American car on the list, has a 7.0 liter Twin Turbo V8 engine that puts out 750 horsepower, goes 0 to 60 in 3.2 seconds and official top speed of 248 miles per hour. Unofficially, it might go as fast as 260 MPH.
Number Two: The Bugatti Veyron boasts a V16 engine that generates over 1000 horsepower, does 0 to 60 in 2.5 seconds with a top end of 253 MPH. This super car is the most expensive on the list at at just under $2 million dollars.
Number 10: The Shelby SuperCars (SSC) Ultimate Aero is the second American product on this list. The Ultimate Aero does 0 to 60 in 2.7 second with a top speed of 257 MPH. It has a 6.2 Liter Twin Turbo V8 that produces 1183 Horsepower. The price is a mere $740,000 dollars.