Fastest Cars of 2010
Majority of us dream of buying a sports car which is fastest in the world. Few people do whatever they can to have their dream car which possesses speed with intense power. Even though constraints are there which fall in between you and your dream car one surely loves to know the recent updates in the world of fastest sports cars.
Here we have the world of sports cars, the fastest among them all some beating their previous records some creating new records. Below we try to list some of the cars which are fast and furious and exploit the markets of the top 10 fastest cars in the year 2010. All the Sports cars listed below have been ranked as per their speed measured. So the list of rulers of speed and power goes as follow:
1. Bugati Veyron
At the 1st spot comes the Bugati Veyron with the highest speed of 268 mph. This car touches 0 to 60 in just 2.5 secs which is better than SSC Ultimate Aero. The base price of this variant is $1,700,000. Among the fastest car this lists at the top in terms of its price. Bugatti for long has been on the 2nd spot but French supercar slapped bigger turbos and intercoolers to their previous world record holding Veyron to produce a seriously impressive 1200 hp.
The Veyron SS houses the same 8.0-liter quad-turbocharged W16 engine, but produces 200 more hp. For handling the extra speed and the increased power there has been a revise in the chassis and suspension. It has been expected that only 30 cars would be sold in the public and all would be electronically limited to 258 mph.
2. SSC Ultimate Aero
Down to the 2nd spot we have the SSC Ultimate Aero which has touched the fastest speed ever i.e. 257mph. The theoretical top speed of this car is 290 mph. Well yes this machine has the capacity of touching 27o mph if it gets a very long road to zoom through. It can go from 0 to 60 in just 2.7 seconds which is whooping. It is powered by the Twin-Turbo V8 engine having 1287 hp. The base price of this mean machine is $654,400. Boutique supercar maker Shelby Super Cars (SSC) unleashed the Ultimate Aero in 2007, destroying the more expensive Bugatti Veyron’s top speed record.
3. Koenigsegg CCR
Next comes, the Koenigsegg CCR with the maximum attained speed of 250 mph which reaches from 0 to 60 in 3.2 seconds. It has been powered by a all aluminium V8 engine with 750hp. The base price of this car has been fixed at $555,000. One will definitely like to show its off with the killer looks sported by it. The updated new CCXR has a far better engine, aerodynamics, & pretty much better in everything else
4. Saleen S7 Twin-Turbo
Following the Koenigsegg CCX is the Saleen S7 Twin-Turbo with the top speed of 248 mph. It goes from 0 to 60 in 3.2 seconds. It is also powered by V8 Engine with 1000 hp. The base price has been fixed at $545,568. The car has been manufactured in Sweden, with its aim to reach the top of this list. . Saleen comprises of a competition package with its increase in power to 1000 hp, bringing the top speed up to a rumoured 260 mph.
5. McLaren F1
Next in line is the McLaren F1 having touched the maximum speed of 240.14 mph reaching from 0 to 60 in 3.2 seconds. It has the BMW S70/2 60 Degree V12 Engine delivering 627 hp. The base price is about $970,000. The sporty doors have been given the look of bat wings making you feel of driving a Batman’s car. This is a timeless car which would always remain on the all-time greatest car list in the decades to come.
6. Ferrari Enzo
In comes the Ferrari Enzo with a speed of 226 mph. The time it takes to reach from 0 to 60 is around 3.4 seconds. It’s made up of F140 Aluminium V12 Engine with 651 hp. The base price fixed is about $670,000. Around the world there are only 399 of this beauty. This makes Ferrari’s most recent mega-car to have people crashing it left & right, but drivers always walk away fine. There are only 400 Enzos ever made, has added upon the increment to the value of the car. It sports a naturally-aspirated 6.0-litre V-12, Enzo remains one of the fastest cars in the world.
7. Jaguar XJ220
Next to follow in line is the Jaguar XJ220 with its maximum attained speed of 213 mph. It touches 60 from 0 in about 3.8 seconds. It has a 3.5 litre Twin Turbo V6 Engine delivering 542 hp. The base price of this mean machine has been kept at $650,000. With that speed and being the earliest to reach that level this car is seriously an impressive engineering.
8. Pagani Zonda F
At the 8th spot comes the Pagani Zonda F attaining the maximum speed of 215 mph. It touches 60 from 0 in just about 3.5 seconds. It is powered by the Mercedes Benz M180 V12 Engine delivering 650 hp. The base price of this mean machine has been kept at $667,321. This car with the V12 motor has the capacity to touch higher speeds without any trouble. This car is a pleasure to drive even at lower levels of speed.
9. Lamborghini Murcielago LP640
Coming to the 9th spot is the Lamborghini Murcielago LP640 with the maximum speed attained of 211 mph. This car can touch 60 from 0 in just 3.3 seconds. It has been powered by the V12 Engine with the 640 hp. The base price of this car has been fixed at $430,000. This beauty resembles a nice piece of designing with perfect rounds and edges which can’t get smoother. This is the last Murcielago variant Lambo will be making with plenty of rumours of a successor soon.
10. Porsche Carrera GT
Finally scalping the 10th position is the Porsche Carrera GT
touching th speeds of 205 mph. It goes from 0 to 60 in 3.9 seconds. It is powered by 5.7 litre naturally aspirated Aluminium, 68 Degree, Water Cooled V10 Engine with 612 hp. The base price of this baby has been kept at $440,000. This mean machine is the most powerful and expensive Porsche ever to make the list of top 10 fastest cars. This is the most attractive and one of the most expensive among the list. There have been several rumours regarding the launch of the successor of the Porsche Carrera GT from a while now.
All these mean machines are a dream of many with more advanced versions and cars on the line up this list will surely change in short span of time. The world of speed and power gets tougher day by day and surely much interesting to the admirers of speed. Till then these are the rulers of speed and can get no better than what they have performed or promise to.