Back in the 80’s when Ferrari F40 was introduced, the world was amazed by how fast it was, being the first ever vehicle that can reach 200 mph. And ever since, the different manufacturers were on a race in producing cars with top speed. It has been almost four decades since the said car hit the road and left the world in awe. Does Ferrari still hold the crown as the king of automobiles when talking about speed?
Let us take a look at the 10 fastest super cars in the world today.
10.) Bentley Continental GT W12
The production of this super car was anticipated since 2017 when the maker made the announcement. It’s a luxury sport coupe, but its performance is amazing as it only takes 3.6 seconds to accelerate to 60 mph. Its top speed was also recorded at 207 mph, which sure beats the Ferrari F40.
If you want to own this V8 GT Convertible, be prepared with over $200,000.
9.) Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye
Now the Hellcat Redeye may not be as amazing as the Ford Mustang or Chevy Camaro when it comes to curves since it is way bigger and heavier, but it still holds the number 9 spot in our countdown. With 797 horsepower produced by its 6.2-liter V-8 engine, it does really well especially on straight roads.
8.) Cadillac CT5-V
To describe it best, this fast car is the sporty version of CT5 sedan. With its V-6 engine that produces 355 hp, it can very well compete with the Audi S4 and Mercedes-AMG C43. Its top speed was noted as 200 mph, and it can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just a matter of 3.7 seconds.
7.) Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat
If you are a Dodge man and you want something that is wider than the traditional ones, then you will surely appreciate the beauty of the 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat. This make reaches 0-60 mph in just 3.6 seconds, and boasts its V-8 engine that produces 707 horsepower.
Its top speed? 196 mph.
6.) Audi RS6 Avant
While Audi models are usually considered family cars, the RS6 Avant surely makes a huge difference, considering its wonderful configuration of V-8 engine with twin turbos. And what’s more? It can easily reach up to 62 mph in 3.6 seconds. With that, you can easily drive at 190 mph.
5.) Chevrolet Camaro ZL1
When talking about aerodynamic enhancements, the Chevrolet Camaro Z went all out. It was engineered to manage sudden turns at a higher velocity, while generating the lowest resistance through the air. It can handle 0-100 km/h in a short span of 3.5 seconds, not to mention that its supercharged 6.2-liter V-8 engine gives off a whopping 650 hp.
4.) Ford Shelby GT500
Now if you are into Ford Mustangs, and you are very particular about the speed, then the Ford Shelby GT500 would be your best choice for a sweetheart as it is considered as the fastest and most powerful car that the company has ever built. In mere 3.3 seconds, you can expect it to reach 0 to 60 mph.
3.) Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51
Did you know that you can get yourself a super car for under $60,000? And yes, it’s the top 3 in our list – the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51, which is powered by a V-8 engine that produces 495 horsepower accompanied with 470 lb-ft of torque. And with the affordable price, you will be surprised to know that it can actually accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in only 3 seconds.
2.) BMW M5
If your goal is to drive a luxury sedan, with not only the best gadgets you could ever think of in a car but also with amazing power, then you will surely enjoy the BMW M5. It comes with a top-performing twin-turbo V-8 engine that can quickly produce more than 600 horsepower, making it so easy to accelerate to 60 mph in just 2.8 seconds. You can even put all the power on the rear wheels, and off you go with your super car!
And finally our number one!…
1.)Tesla Model S Performance
Driving this model will make you really proud as it can make the sprint from 0 to 60 mph in just 2.4 seconds! It also comes with an adaptive suspension to ensure comfort not only on the highway but also on stiff roads with all those sharp curves. This credit goes to the new charging architecture it’s equipped with.