Pagani Zonda F
How fast? 215 mph This all carbon fiber supercar debuted in a car show in 2005 and was out in the market in 2008. Though it didn’t make it the top 10 most expensive cars in the world at the base price of $667,231, do not underestimate its power as it can zoom up to 60 mph in just 3.5 seconds. Manufactured by Pagani in Italy, it has a Mercedes Benz M180 V12 Engine at 650 hp. A superb sports car like this will give you a much more thrilling ride with its extra head light, side mirrors and fog lights at the sides and new body work. Named after Formula 1 Driver Juan Manuel Fangio, this car truly deserves to be in the top 10 fastest cars in the world 2012.

10. Ascari A10
How fast? 215 mph Tying with Italy’s Pagani Zonda F is a British masterpiece this time, the Ascari A10 speeding a stunning 215 mph. Its 625 hp 5.0 Liter BMW V8 S62 Engine can reach 60 mph in 2.8 seconds, faster than Ascari and yet a bit cheaper at $650,000. Weighing a massive 1,200 kg, you will love this car with its fixed rear wing and wide carbon fiber body far better than its predecessors. This astonishing yellow car with two parallel vertical lines at the center comes in 50 rare models in the market.

9. Jaguar XJ220
How fast? 217 mph Who said that age is a measure of power? Produced way back in 1992 and the pride of Britain, the Jaguar XJ220 still proved to be a force to reckon with as it still belongs to the top 10 fastest cars in the world 2012, landing in the 9th spot at 217 mph, the fastest during its time. Dashing a 0-60 mph in 3.8 seconds with its 542 hp Twin Turbo V6 Engine visible at the rear window, the base price of this super car was $650,000 then, and has plummeted to $150,000 since 2009. With its sleek, flawless exterior, its design competes with that of its successors you wouldn’t even think it’s an invention 19 years back. And with its predecessors being the fastest during their time (the Jaguar XK120 in 1949 and the Jaguar E-type S1 3.8 in 1961) having a record-holding lineage in its blood, no doubt this nearly 7 ft wide soughtafter collectible car still got what it takes to be in the top 10 fastest cars in 2012.

9. Ferrari Enzo
How fast? 217 mph Bearing the Ferrari brand may command popularity especially in the car racing world but Ferrari Enzo proves that racing isn’t just a name game. This 12 cylinder mid-engine berlinetta is an Italian invention conceived in 2002 and which production lasted until 2004. It can reach 60 mph in 3.4 seconds. Initially at $670,000, this car features an F140 Aluminum V12 Engine with 660 hp, and stylish exterior features including over-all body structure, headlights and tail lights. Its V-shaped hood and scooped-out butterfly doors make it more sophisticated. It now sells at $1,000,000.

9. Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster
How fast? 217 mph Completing the top 9 roster is Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster. Its 678 hp yielding Twin Turbocharged AMG V12 engine can reach 0-60 mph in 3.4 seconds, with a top speed of 217 mph.

the newest in the brood released in 2011 thought to reach a speed of 275 mph though unverified. Only five Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster were produced by the Italy-based manufacturer. It costs $970. Bet he wouldn’t refuse as long as it’s for free. Koenigsegg. this $450. It promises good manoeuvrability due to the power assisted rack and pinion steering wheel.000. It is the older brother of the Agera R. you would not think that there is something great with this stainless steel car. with all those European countries flaunting their prized masterpieces. it may just be waiting for you. It is powered by a 806 hp 90 Degree V8 Engine and can be bought at a steep price of $545. 8. it made use of expensive materials like carbon.000. this is one sure exhilarating stunt. 4. it would really be all-too impossible to end this top 10 list of fastest car in the world without even a single shadow of an American invention. Although this has never been tested. the use of carbon fiber monocoque chassis. The interiors are mainly designed of carbon fiber with leather seats. it boasts a 627 hp BMW S70/2 60 Degree V12 Engine capable of dashing 0-60 in 3. looks can be deceiving! Mind you this beast can dash 60 mph in 3. And perhaps it’s true. Its producer Gumpert said that the car is designed to drive upside-down in a tunnel provided it is driven at a speed over 190 mph.Selling at $1. Who knows. Saleen S7 Twin-Turbo How fast? 248 mph Finally. and the “Competition Coupe X’ which marks the producer’s 10th year anniversary. titanium. Noble M600 How fast? 225 mph With its slender and contoured plain appearance.000-worth sports car has two seats and gullwing doors that appear like wings spread and ready to fly.000 and has butterfly doors that look like bat wings which could have replaced Batman’s batmobile. this sports car was officially unveiled in 2006. Gumpert Apollo How fast? 224 mph Give it up for Germany’s very own Gumpert Apollo which can dash 0-60 mph in 3 sec with its 650 hp 4. enjoy sheer driving pleasure as its carbon fiber made it even lighter for a more smoothing driving experience. Want to give it a try? 7. Produced by Gumpert Sportwagenmanufaktur.2 liter V8 Engine. 5.568. McLaren F1 How fast? 240 mph Hailed in 1998 as the fastest road car of the 20th century. it is the 4th most expensive car in the world. It has a 650 hp twin-turbocharged 4.850. gold and for the first time. Koenigsegg CCX How fast? 245 mph Named after its Swedish manufacturer.7 sec. the base price of this noble car is $330. but boy.4 liter Yamaha V8 engine with the horsepower can be changed to either 450 or 550 depending on the driver. Roofless.2 seconds. . Produced in 1992 until 2002 in England. Another British invention. 6. air conditioning system and the stylish dash board.

the racing world’s fastest car in the world now is the Bugatti Veyron EB 16. Despite massive predicted top speed up to 270 mp or even greater.0 L V8 Twin Turbo engine housing 1099 hp. Good. Agera is much lighter which allows it to speed at faster rate.0 L Twin Turbo All Aluminum V8 Engine. If land’s fastest animal is the cheetah.2 seconds with its 750 hp 7. this car sells at $654. Koenigsegg Agera R How fast? 260 mph Beware Veyron supporters for here comes the Veyron’s would-be slayer! Despite having a 5. a rear mid-engined sports car.000. SSC Ultimate Aero How fast? 257 mph Another American invention that made it to the top three of the fastest cars in the world 2012 is the SSC Ultimate Aero.07 km/h (267. 3. produced by Shelby SuperCars from 2006 until present. It can reach 0-60 mph in 3. 2. it is almost four times faster than the black-spotted feline and almost 12 mph speedier than the former fastest production car in the world. This beast enjoyed a three-year ‘fastest car in the world’ reign as verified by the Guinness Book of World Record in 2007 after posting a whopping 257 mph speed. placing it on the 2nd spot. reclaiming – and probably avenging – the title from previous record holder SSC Ultimate Aero TT (world’s fastest car in 2007) which dethroned Bugatti Veyron (world’s fastest car in 2005). Powered by Twin-Turbo V8 Engine with 1183 hp. Bugatti Veyron 16. Speeding at 431. .At $555.4 Super Sport version. which is 100 hp less powerful than the Super Sport. 1. It can be fitted with a Ski Box as well as winter tires and sells at $1. with the 2010 Super Sport version enough to be branded as the 2010 (and remains undefeated until present) fastest road-legal car in the world as recorded and verified by the Guinness Book of World Record on a test done on July 10.4 Super Sport How fast? 268 mph – current world record holder Revenge is sweet. indeed.400. 2010. the current tested top speed is 260 mph.600.000 each.85 mph). the car is produced from 2005 to 2009 and is best for a smooth driving performance. sports car buffs would definitely love to see Agera put up a good fight with Veyron as it defend its title against its prospective arch enemy.

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