5 of the Most Powerful Supercars in the World

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If you’re not satisfied with your car’s performance, then maybe you should consider buying one of this high-speed beauties. Of course, you’re going to need more than a GBP 13,000 to GBP 26,000 if you want one of these vehicles in your garage.

SSC Ultimate Aero

 

Horse Power: 1300

Pound-feet of Torque: 1004

0 to 100 km/h: 2.8 seconds

Top Speed: 430km/h

Price: £495,000 – 562,000

So you’re looking for more power in your life? If you happen to have close to $1 million sitting around, then you might have a chance to buy the SSC Ultimate Aero. Considering that it has a projected top speed of 430 km/h, it should satisfy your craving for power.

When you spend this much money on a car, you get more than the world’s best performance. You also get an original style that will blow minds before you even crank the V8 engine. SSC definitely designed the Ultimate Aero to look like a sports car. Its low profile and butterfly wings prove that SSC wanted to make a statement.

Of course, the car moves so fast that other drivers might not even see how cool it is.

 

 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport

 

Horse Power: 1200

Pound-feet of Torque: 1500

0 to 100 km/h: 2.2 seconds

Top Speed: 431km/h

Price: £1.5 Million

Let’s see. What’s so special about the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport? Besides the 1200 hp, 431 km/h top speed, and $2.35 million price tag?

This Bugatti car has a 16-cylinder engine and four-wheel drive that gives it more power than the average driver can imagine. How else would it go from zero to 100 km/h in just 2.2 seconds. Given that it costs well over $2 million, though, chances are you will never have a chance to drive it. You’re lucky if you get a chance to look at it.

SSC Tuatura

 

Horse Power: 1350

Pound-feet of Torque: 1500

0 to 100 km/h: 2.8 seconds

Top Speed: 430km/h

Price: £582,000

Here’s another SSC car that has so much power you half expect it to lift off the ground. It’s 430 km/h makes it one of the fastest cars in the world. The great thing about SSC, though, is that it equips its cars as if average people can buy them.

Nissan GT-R AMS Alpha 12

 

Horse Power: 1500

Pound-feet of Torque: 1375

0 to 100 km/h: 2.4 seconds

Top Speed: 370km/h

Price: £79,000

When you think of Nissan cars, you probably don’t imagine one that can reach 100 km/h in just 2.4 seconds. Chances are that you don’t think of cars that can catapult themselves to a full 370 km/h.

The Nissan GT-R AMS Alpha 12 shows that Nissan is about more than automobiles for the average person. The company, however, has managed to keep it at the relatively affordable price of $120,000.

The BMW i8

 

Horse Power: 139

Pound-feet of Torque: 220

0 to 100 km/h: 4.8 seconds

Top Speed: 250km/h

Price: £78,000

BMW has always held a high standard of excellence when it comes to both class and performance. Whether you’ve driven passed a lot like Big Motoring World or seen one at an auto show, something about them always seems to catch the eye. With the announcement of the i8, BMW looks to bring its reputation in speed and sophistication to the electric hybrid market.

The i8’s lithium battery pack and dual-electric motors allows it to reach a top speed of 250 km/h, making one of the highest performing hybrid supercars on the market today. For gearheads who want to reduce their carbon footprint without compromising on performance, the i8 may be the answer.

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