Top 5 Fastest Sports Cars In The World
When it comes to cars, the first thing that comes to our mind is speed. A high throttle vehicle is all that is needed to get the adrenaline rush started inside our systems. Mostly all ace car manufacturers are manufacturing a plethora of sports cars over the decades. The only thing that has remained common is the ever-increasing speed of these cars. Let us take a look at some of the fastest sports cars in the world.
Fastest Among The Sports Cars
Not all cars belong to same categories there are different categories. But if we talk about speed, the only category that we need to keep in mind is sports cars. Let’s have a sneak peek into the 5 fastest sports cars in the world.
5. Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 (Top Speed: 212mph)
The American automobile giants Chevrolet is making legendary sports car for many years now. One of their fastest sports cars is the Corvette ZR1. Initially launched in 1969 as the C3 variant, it has transitioned to the C7 ZR1 model manufactured in 2018 which is their fastest sports car yet. The car has a 6,162 cc LT5 V8 engine producing 755 HP at 6,300 RPM with a torque of 715 lb.-ft at 4,400 RPM. It boasts a top speed of up to 212mph.
4. Ford GT (Top Speed: 216mph)
Another ace American automobile manufacturing company Ford do not need any introductions when it comes to cars, and more specifically, sports cars. They are a big name in the racing industry- courtesy their superfast sports cars. One of their iconic sports cars is the Ford GT. The Ford GT is a sports car which is on the costlier side. Price of the car is at around $4,50,000. It has a Ford EcoBoost 3.5L engine which delivers 647 HP and 550 lb.-ft of torque which generates a top speed of up to 216mph.
3. Lamborghini Aventador SVJ (Top Speed: 217mph)
Lamborghini cars are eye candy for car enthusiasts. The Italian brand is a well-known name when it comes to superfast vehicles, and the Aventador is a name to remember for its sheer speed and muscle. This car is equipped with a 6.5-liter L539 V12 engine which generates a power of 770 PS at 8,500 RPM and 531 lb.-ft of torque at a massive 6,750 RPM. It boasts a top speed of 217 mph.
2. Mercedes-AMG Project One (Top Speed: 217 mph)
Mercedes-Benz has managed to clinch the 2nd spot in our list of the world’s fastest cars. It is a mammoth automobile company headquartered in Germany. Mercedes-Benz is well known for its incredible luxury cars, but they are not too behind when it comes to fast sports cars as well. It’s their 1st hypercar with one and only Formula-1 engine. It has an AWD, plug-in hybrid which generates a total of 1,000 HP at 11,000 RPM promising to give a top speed of ‘at least 217 mph’.
1. Bugatti Chiron Sport (Top Speed: 261 mph)
We are unveiling the winner in our list – the Bugatti Chiron Sport. Bugatti is a name to reckon with when it comes to speed. The Bugatti Chiron sport easily beats its competition by a huge margin with a top speed of a whopping 261 mph. It is equipped with a 7,993 cc quad-turbocharged W16 engine generating a power of 1,500 PS at 6,700 RPM and 1,180 lb.-ft of torque at 2,000 to 6,000 RPM, This is the combination which produces the world record top speed of 261 MPH.