If you are a car enthusiast, then you surely know that some of the fastest and most luxurious models can easily exceed $2 million in price – these cars are said to be the most comfortable and luxurious on Earth, as they are designed to meet all the needs of the driver. It often happens that the most expensive models are also the fastest cars in the world, although this is not necessarily a general rule. That being said, here you will find a list of the top 10 most expensive cars in 2014:
10. The Lamborghini Veneno Roadster
Lamborghini is undoubtedly one of the most popular and appreciated manufacturers of sports and luxury cars, and the Veneno Roadster model which originates in Italy comes with a 6.5 liter, 750 HP engine. The car can easily speed from 0-60 miles in less than three seconds and it comes with a price of almost $4 million dollars, thus being by far one of the most expensive cars in the world. This is an innovation in the automotive industry given the fact that its body is made of carbon fiber-reinforced polymer, and because there are only nine units released on the market.
9. The Porsche 918 Spyder
The German manufacturer Porsche has been around for many years on the market, and the 918 Spyder model comes with an interesting 887 HP, 4.6 liter motor – as a matter of fact, the car has two different electric motors and this is precisely what allows it to accelerate from 0-60 miles per hour in only 2.5 seconds. There are many different aspects that make the Porsche 918 Spyder stand out from the crowd, and the fact that it can go almost 20 miles only on the battery power is one of them. Also, this is a very aesthetically attractive car as well, and it comes with a price of approximately $1 million.
8. The Koenigsegg Agera S
The Agera S is one of the masterpieces of the Swedish car manufacturer Koenigsegg, as it comes with a twin-turbo motor of over 1,000 HM. The car can easily speed from 0-60 miles per hour in 2.9 seconds and it can start from $1.5 million and go all the way up to $2.5 million or even more. The car weighs almost one and a half tones and it has a 1:1 power to weight ratio. Overall, this is an outstanding vehicle that is not only one of the most expensive cars of its kind in the world, but also one of the fastest ones.
7. The Bentley Mulsanne
While it is true that the Bentley Mulsanne is not designed to be a fast sports car, it is undoubtedly one of the most luxurious vehicles one can possibly buy these days – with a 6.7-liter engine and a HP of 505, the Bentley Mulsanne comes with a price of approximately $300,000 and it can accelerate from 0-60 mph in little over five seconds. It is actually its interior that makes it stand out from the rest, as it is made of leather upholstery coupled with high-quality wood veneers.
6. The Mercedes Benz SLR McLaren Roadster
This Roadster comes with a price tag of around $500,000 and it is one of the fastest, most popular and most luxurious convertible cars at the moment. With a maximum speed of little over 200 miles per hour, the Mercedes Benz SLR McLaren Roadster can easily accelerate from 0-60 miles per hour in little over 3.5 seconds and its body is made entirely from carbon fiber. Also, it comes with steel reinforced A pillars and it comes with an automatic transmission as well. The seats are custom upholstered and the entire interior of the car is made from leather of the highest quality.
5. The Koenigsegg CCXR
The CCXR is yet another popular model by Koenigsegg, in addition to the Agera S – as a matter of fact, the CCXR is one of the fastest cars in the world in 2014, given the fact that it can easily reach a maximum speed of 250 miles per hour and it can quickly speed up from 0-60 miles per hour in less than three seconds. The car comes with outstanding carbon ceramic brakes and chassis that is made from a combination of aluminum and carbon fiber. The car is very eco-friendly and it comes with a price tag of little over $2 million, thus making it one of the most expensive models of its kind in the entire world.
4. The Saleen S7
As mentioned above, generally it is the fastest cars in the world that also happen to be the most pricey – and the Saleen S7 certainly reconfirms that, as this car comes with a price tag of little under $600,000. The car has a leather covered steering wheel and plenty of luxury details on the inside – it also has a pleasant and stylish aerodynamic design and it is extremely comfortable, both for the driver and for the passengers in the car.
3. The SSC Ultimate Aero
The Ultimate Aero comes with a price of little over $700,000 and it was considered to be one of the world’s fastest street-legal cars until not too long ago, given the fact that it can easily accelerate from 0-60 miles per hour in only 2.7 seconds. Also, it has a generous engine of almost 1,200 HP and it comes with a variety of pleasant luxury details and a complex navigation system as well.
2. The Aston Martin One-77
The Aston Martin One-77 comes with a price of $1.5 million and this comes with a monocoque design that makes it a one of a kind car in the world. In a nutshell, the Aston Martin One-77 is made from high-quality carbon fiber, it is very luxurious and it can be easily adapted to the needs of the driver. This is a street car that is highly customized and the suspension can be easily fine-tuned according to the requirements of the future owner.
1. The Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport
The number one is by far the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport, not only is this the fastest car in the world but also the most expensive one. The manufacturer has been in the industry for almost a century and the Grand Sport model can be bought for over $2 million. The car has a 1000 HP engine and it can exceed 250 miles per hour in maximum speed. Besides, the car is very spacious and luxurious and it comes in no less than 50 different colors to choose from.