TOP 5 SUPERCARS IN WORLDJanuary 13, 2018
5. SSC Ultimate Aero
Before 2010, the Aero was the world’s quickest production Supercar.It set a record 256.23mph in Nevada in 2007, holding the title for three years before being dethroned by the Super Sport.
Engine size: 1,287bhp 6.3-litre twin turbo V8
Top speed: 256 mph
4. Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
A former holder of the official title of the world’s fastest production Supercar, there was a time when the Super Sport ruled the roads.Clocked at 267.91 in 2010, the Bugatti shot into the Guinness Book of World Records.But the time was set with the car’s speed limiter removed, meaning it would take second place to younger brother Chiron in an unrestricted race between the two.
Engine size: 1,184bhp quad-turbo W16
Top speed: 267 mph
Price: £2 million
3. Bugatti Chiron
The Chiron – one of the most expensive Supercar in the world – is also one of the fastest.While capable of hitting 261mph with a speed limiter installed for safety reasons, manufacturers claim it is capable of as much as 288mph without a restriction.It’s being readied for a record run to try and take top spot on this list.
Engine size: 1,470bhp quad-turbo 8-litre W16
Top speed: Over 261 mph
Price: £2 million
2. Hennessey Venom GT
Tried tested at the Kennedy Space Centre in 2014, the Venom clocked a time of 270.49mph, narrowly edging out the former title holder – the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport.Unfortunately for Hennessy venom GT,their test was only conducted in one direction under one set of wind conditions, and only 12 cars were ever made, it did not meet the Guinness World Record’s criteria for the fastest production car.This Supercar record adjudicator did, however, acknowledge that it could be classified as a production vehicle.While the legal tape may have confused it, there are no traverse the facts – the Venom is one fast car.
Engine size: 1,244bhp twin-turbo V8
Top speed: 270 mph
1.KOENIGSEGG AGERA RS
The honour of building this Supercar in the world goes to Koenigsegg. Agera RS clocked an average speed of 277mph across two runs in Las Vegas in November 2017 – shattering the official Bugatti Veyron record and even topping the Henessey Venom GT’s unofficial run.The koenosegg Agera RS also holds the record of world’s fastest car from zero to 400kph and back to zero again.It’s tipped to get even faster, too, as the race to 300mph hots up.
Engine size: 1,360bhp, 5.0-litre V8
Top speed: 277 mph