The Top 10 Most Expensive Cars in the World

The Top 10 Most Expensive Cars in the World

There’s nothing we like more than appreciating the sophistication and calibre of a high-end luxury car. Many of us aspire to drive a sleek and premium vehicle, and why would you not want to?

Your choice of vehicle, from its shape and colour to its performance and extra features, speaks volumes about the person behind the wheel.

So to pay homage to the array of classy vehicles across the globe, we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 most expensive cars in the world, together with some stats and facts that are sure to make your eyes go green with envy.

1.    Maybach Exelero

Maybach Exelero

Price: $8 million

Country of Origin: Germany

Engine: Twin-turbo V12 engine

0-60 mph: 4.4 seconds

If you’re after a unique, high-performance sports car, the supercar heavyweight Maybach Exelero is the one for you.

Combine the sheer style of a luxury limousine with the powerful performance of a sports coupé and you have the truly majestic, German-manufactured Maybach Exelero.

What’s more, with its impressive aesthetic comes an equally impressive list of features. From 700 HP and torque of 752 lb-ft at 2500 rpm to a top speed of over 350 km/h, the Maybach Exelero has the wow factor.

With its twin-turbo 5.9 liter engine comes the astounding capability of generating over 700 HP. Combine its superb performance with a black and red leather interior and sexy design, and the Maybach Exelero achieves true perfection.

2.    Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita

Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita

Price: $4.8m

Country of Origin: Sweden

Engine: 4.7-liter twin-supercharged V9 engine

0-62 mph: 2.9 seconds

The stunning Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita is world-famous for its unique silver white carbon weave bodywork.

Trevita translates to “three whites”, and it’s easy to see why. Gone are the days of black carbon fibres with this supercar sparkling as if infused with diamonds. This specialist manufacturing technique was developed by Koenigsegg solely to achieve the unique finish on the CCXR, adding further exclusivity and luxury to this sought-after masterpiece.

The traction control system on the limited-edition Trevita CCXR is second to none, with F1-style traction to achieve optimal performance with five handling modes.

1,004 HP, and 1,081 BHP and 1,080Nm of torque, its impressive features are endless. Combined with its visible sparkling diamond weave carbon body and specially developed transversal paddle-shift gearbox, the stunning Koenlgsegg CCXR Trevita is sheer perfection.

With countless jaw-dropping features, it is easy to see why this supercar is popular with celebrities. It has recently been rumoured to be on the wish list of world champion boxer Floyd Mayweather.

3.    Lamborghini Veneno Roadster

Lamborghini Veneno Roadster

Price: $4.5m

Country of Origin: Italy

Engine: 6.5-liter 12-cylinder

0-60 mph: 2.8 seconds

This stunning collector’s masterpiece offers an exciting combination of thrilling design and superb performance.

The sleek red Veneno Roadster boasts a dry weight of just 1,490 kilograms and a power-to-weight ratio of just 1.99 kg/HP, enabling jaw-dropping optimal performance.

It’s not just the exterior that has the wow factor, either. The interior boasts a carbon fiber monocoque within the central tunnel and sills. Lamborghini’s Patented Forged Composite is used to make the two lightweight seats.

With acceleration of 0-100 km/h in just 2.9 seconds a 12-cylinder engine, 750 HP and a top speed of 370 km/hr, the Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is in a league of its own.

4.    Mansory Vivere Bugatti Veyron

Mansory Vivere Bugatti Veyron

Price: $3.4m

Country of Origin: Germany

Engine: 8.0-liter W16 engine

0-60 mph: 2.48 seconds

The custom-crafted striking pearl white and carbon fibre finish gives the Bugatti Veyron its truly iconic appearance.

The lacquered carbon fibre exterior of the Vivere boasts numerous impressive features, including a new inner front grill, shortened hood and headlight and taillight clusters made of LEDs.

The interior boasts ambient lighting through LEDs in the seats, doors and cockpit, and its 8.0-liter W16 engine, producing 1,200 HP, ensures stunning performance.

Luxurious and sleek, it is easy to see why this flawless supercar is so popular. Its stunning carbon fiber body, 1,200 HP and 1,106 pound-feet of torque, combined with a maximum speed of up to 254mph, makes the Bugatti Veyron the ultimate supercar of choice.

 5.    Ferrari F60 America

Ferrari F60 America

Price: $2.5m

Country of Origin: Italy

Engine: 6.3-liter V12 engine

0-62 mph: 3.1 seconds

The striking F60 America is the open-top and restyled version of Ferrari’s superb F12 Berlinetta. The exclusive F60 model was manufactured to mark the pinnacle of Ferrari’s six decades of selling vehicles in the USA.

Although similar to the F12, the F60 boasts its own unique features. It boasts fresh aluminium bodywork, deeper side strakes, as well as additional bonnet holes.

Special 60th anniversary horse badges have been used to intricately decorate the wheel arches, and its pure power comes from its 6.3-liter engine.

The F60 impressively goes from 0-62mph in a staggering 3.1 seconds, and its engine produces 731 BHP and 509lb-ft.

 6.    Koenigsegg One:1

Koenigsegg One1

Price: $2.0m

Country of Origin: Sweden

Engine: 5.0-liter V8, four-valve cylinder engine

0-60 mph: 2.5 seconds

Koenigsegg’s One:1 is the first certified production car in the world, with one Megawatt of power, making it the first series-produced car to achieve Megacar status.

The remarkable model features a range of unique solutions that enhance performance without compromising on style.

Its striking body is manufactured with pre-impregnated carbon fibre and Kevlar, as well as F1-style traction control with five handling modes.

Something else the Koenigsegg masters is performance. In September 2011, it set a Guinness World Record of 21.19 seconds for the 0-300-0 km/h run in the Koenigsegg Agera R. The time achieved by the Koenigsegg One:1 cuts a full 3.24 seconds off what was already considered to be an unbeatable time.

A stunning specification and equally stunning aesthetic makes the Koenigsegg One:1 the ultimate Megacar of choice.

 7.    Lamborgini Reventon

Lamborgini Reventon

Price: $2.0m

Country of Origin: Italy

Engine: 6.5-liter V12 engine

0-60 mph: 3.4 seconds

The limited-edition model encapsulates the true meaning of the Lamborghini brand and is a sight to behold.

With only 20 units manufactured, it is clear to see why this Italian masterpiece is so sought-after. Sheer power is granted through the 12-cylinder engine, enabling a staggering top speed of 330 km/h.

The Reventon boasts many standout features, including a specialist LED lighting system, acceleration performance, 650 HP and 487 lb-ft at 6000 rpm.

Its distinctive angular frontal design was specifically created to improve air intake to cool its 12 cylinder calipers and carbon disks during acceleration.

Breathtaking design, specification and features make these 20 limited-edition super sport coupés nothing short of superb.

 8.    Zenvo ST1

Zenvo ST1

Price: $1.8m

Country of Origin: Sweden

Engine: 6.8-liter V8 engine

0-60 mph: 2.9 seconds

An attractive combination of power and style, the Danish-manufactured Zenvo ST1 has it all.

Sleek and sophisticated, the 6.8-liter V8 is supercharged and turbocharged, and boasts power of 1104 HP.

With maximum torque of 1430 Nm, a six-speed manual or seven-speed F1 paddle shift gearbox and three power modes (Wet, Sport and Race), this engine is beyond impressive.

A truly bespoke choice, the interior of the ST1 can be custom-made to suit individual preferences, and the carbon fiber body gives the real wow factor.

With a range of impressive power modes (Wet (650 HP), Sport (850 HP) and Race (1104 HP), the Zento ST1 offers optimum performance and cutting-edge style at their very best.

 9.    Pagani Huayra

Pagani Huayra

Price: $1.6m

Country of Origin: Italy

Engine: 6.8-liter twin-turbo V12 engine

0-60 mph: 3 seconds

Made of more than 4,000 components, the sleek Pagani Huayra is the definition of sophistication.

With its 730 HP and torque of 1,000 Nm, the Huayra boasts pure power and optimum performance.

Replacing the Pagani Zonda, the supercar boasts a 6.0-litre, twin-turbo V12 engine and is one of the world’s fastest supercars.

A stunning combination of acceleration, traction steering and braking puts the beautifully designed Huayra in a breathtaking league of its own.

10. Ferrari LaFerrari

Ferrari LaFerrari

Price: $1.4m

Country of Origin: Italy

Engine: 6.3-liter V12

0-200 KM/H: <7 secs

The incredible LaFerrari boasts the most extreme performance ever achieved by a Ferrari production car.

Its striking bodywork design remains in keeping with the sleek V12, and its interior boasts a new F1 concept, drawing on inspiration from F1 drives in its design and development.

An impressive combination of 6.3-liter V12 engine and a further 120 kw produced by the electric motor unlocks over 960 cv and optimal performance.

With a maximum speed of over 350 km/h, 664 pound-feet of torque and acceleration of 0-200 km/h in less than seven seconds, it is clear to see why this high-performing supercar is in so much demand.

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