Top 10 Fastest Cars

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.


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