Wealthy individuals have been passionate about high-end cars ever since they came into existence. Whether they deliver utmost luxury and comfort or maximum performance capabilities, expensive cars will always attract buyers no matter their cost. Here is a top 10 of some of the world’s most expensive automobiles.
The Lamborghini Veneno is currently the world’s most expensive vehicle, boasting an exorbitant price tag of $3.9 million. The price is justified by its outstanding performance capabilities and great looks, complemented by highly luxurious interior arrangements. The Veneno can do a 0-62 sprint in just 2.8 seconds thanks to its massive twelve-cylinder 6.5-liter engine and quick-shifting 7-speed ISR transmission.
Next on our list is the W Motors Lykan Hypersport, which comes all the way from the United Arab Emirates. The car costs $3.4 million and delivers outstanding performance figures thanks to its twin turbocharged flat-six engine that enables a top speed of 242 mph. The catch is that this car is part of a limited edition of just 7 units.
The Zonda Revolution from Pagani embodies Italian passion and car manufacturing expertise, boasting a carbon-titanium monocoque chassis and a 6.0-liter V12 Mercedes AMG engine. Stunningly fast and gorgeous to look at, this supercar retails for $3 million.
Bet you did not expect the famed Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse to be the fourth in the world’s top 10 most expensive cars. Even though this stunning vehicle is reportedly the fastest open-top production car in the world, it comes with a price tag of “just” $2.6 million. The Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse is able to reach is overwhelming top speed of 251 mph thanks to its monstrous 8-litre W16 engine.
We carry on with another spectacular vehicle flaunting the Bugatti badge: the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport. All Bugatti cars are renowned for reaching outstanding speeds, and the 16.4 Super Sport does not disappoint in this regard, being able to reach 257 mph. Its 6-cylinder engine is aided by large intercoolers and turbochargers, while its power output is kept in check by a seven-speed twin clutch gearbox. The price is $2.4 million.
Pagani’s Zonda Cinque Roadster features a body made using two very rigid and reliable materials: titanium and carbon fiber. The resulting material is reportedly called titanium carbo. Power-wise, this Zonda comes with an AMG twin-engine super-turbocharged V12 that ensures speeds of up to 217 mph. It could be yours for $1.85 million.
The Aston Martin One-77 is priced at $1.85 million, a price worthy for one of the world’s greatest cars. This gorgeous two-door coupe has a full carbon fiber monocoque chassis as well as an aluminum body that was crafted by hand. Its power comes from a 7.3L V12 engine that enables a top speed of 219 mph.
The Zenvo ST1 is part of a limited edition of just 15 units, all flaunting exquisite carbon-fiber bodies made in Germany. This car is able to reach 233 mph thanks to its supercharged 7-liter V8 engine, and it comes with a price tag of $1.8 million.
This two door two seater comes equipped with a 5-liter V8 that ensures speeds of up to 273 mph. Its performance capabilities are very impressive on their own, but the Koenigsegg Agera R also impresses with a sturdy body made using pre-impregnated carbon fiber and Kevlar. This outstanding automobile is priced at $1.6 million.
Last but not least, the Lamborghini Reventon comes with the same price tag as the Koenigsegg Agera R: $1.6 million. The Reventon used to be the most expensive Lamborghini car but it was dethroned by its younger sibling, the Veneno. Nevertheless, this 2-door coupe is still quite astonishing on its own terms, boasting a 6.5-liter v12 engine that propels it to speeds of up to 221 mph.