Are you a car freak who is crazily in love with exotic cars, which exudes class? Then you are in for a posh car ride as we journey into the most expensive cars you can find in any garage in the world. To consider the top 10 richest cars in the world in terms of cost in dollars. These cars are usually of limited edition or specially designed on order and are not the usual cars you see on the road but are exclusively restricted to the top of the top super-wealthy individuals in the world.
WHAT IS IT ABOUT CARS? – RICHEST CARS IN THE WORLD
Cars or better still automobile evolved from the horse driven wheeled case of carts, carriage or wagon which gave way to the horseless carriage that leads to the development of devices to powered this carriage from electricity, to steam, to internal combustion engine powered by different kind of fuels. However, the modern car, we have now is the brainchild of Karl Benz but such cars are for luxury and are reserved for the very elite of the community while the commoners have no access to such. This reservation was demystified by the turn of the 20th century by the mass production of the automobile by Ransom Olds and later Henry Ford.
There are various hybrids of cars now from gasoline/electric, plug-in, battery electric, hydrogen fuels, biofuels and even car technology is gearing towards driverless cars. They are various car manufacturers in the World, and the major car makers are the BMW Group, Toyota Motors, General Motors, Volkswagen Group, Nissan-Renault Group, Hyundai-Kia Motors, Ford Motors, Fiat- Chrysler Motors, Honda Motors, PSA Peugeot Citroen Motors. These car makers are the big players in the Car making industry releasing new variants of cars almost yearly to stay at the top of the car market. The luxury cars that are the big boys in the automotive world are the most elite high-performance car that is limited in number and are exotic cars owned by the stupendously wealthy car freaks in the world and the following are the top ten (10) most expensive cars in the world.
TOP 10 RICHEST CARS IN THE WORLD 2018
1. KOENIGSEGG CCXR TRIVIA
- Price: $4.8 MILLION
This DIAMOND ON WHEEL is the undisputed king on the Car Status Pyramid because Only two models of this car exist for now further cementing its exclusivity and value. This car, its body is the work being designed on a ‘Koenigsegg Proprietary Diamond Weave’ which is special fiber solution that changes the fiber from usual black to a sparkling silvery white radiating the body a visible shimmering diamond look under the sunlight.
The Koenigsegg Trevita produced in Sweden is an automotive beast equipped with a special carbon rear wing, a fuel capacity of 70-liter tank, an Inconel exhaust system, a unique transversal paddle shift gear system. This iconic car is a super-performance car that accelerates 62mph in 2.9 seconds. It has a dual-supercharged V8 engine having a total output of 1,018 Bhp at 7000 rpm, and a total speed of 254+ mph and has a braking distance of 32m from 100 km/h to 0. The Two owners of this beasts are Floyd Mayweather and Jay Leno.
2. LAMBORGHINI VENENO ROADSTER
- COST: $4.5 MILLION
Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is an Italian made limited edition car which reaches 60mph in 2.9 seconds. The bodywork is a carbon fiber reinforced polymer and combined aeronautics inspired power and lightness that confers on it the feel of a sports car. This exotic luxury car is a 6.5liters V12 engine high-performance car with a top speed of 221mph and a maximum power of 740bhp at 8400 rpm. The wheel is all electronically driven with independent shifting rods gearbox with 7 speeds.
3. LYKAN HYPERSPORT
- COST: $3.4 MILLION
This car is made in LEBANESE with limited edition sports car manufactured by W.Motors, which is a United Arab Emirates car manufacturer. Thus, has the honor of being regarded as the first Arab made sports car. The Car designed by Anthony Janarelly is unique for its jewel-encrusted LED headlight that can be designed based on owner specs. Only seven units of the car are in existence and Abu Dhabi police force is one of the limited owners. The Car is another high-performance car that accelerates from 0-100 km/h in 2.8 seconds. It is a 3.7L, 6 engine high-performance car with a total power 740 Bhp at 710 rpm. The car top speed is put at 245 mph.
4. BUGATTI VEYRON LIMITED EDITION BY MANSORY VIVERE
- COST: $3.4 MILLION
The Bugatti Veyron edition designed by Masonry Vivere is a France made the high-performance car is the fastest car in the world with a top speed of 255.5 mph. It accelerates from 0-100km/h in 2.6 seconds. It is 8-liter, 16-cylinder engine car with an engine power output of 1200 hp.
5. ASTON MARTIN VALKYRIE
- COST: $3.2 Million
This limited Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing collaborated speed car is their first hyper-car built on proto-type on an upgraded and renovated version of the Red Bull AM – RB 001 an F-1 car. The Car was designed by Adrian Newey and assembled in England. The Car is an all carbon fiber with no single steel 6.5L, V12 engine car with an electric power boost. The Car power output is 1130 Hp and has a maximum speed of 250 mph. Only 150 editions of this hypercar are set to be released.
6. FERRARI PININFARINA SERGIO
- Cost: $3 MILLION
Ferrari Pininfarina Sergio is a super exclusively limited car with only 6 units of it in circulation. This car was designed by the legendary Italian design house Pininfarina, in memory of the Italian automotive maker Sergio Pininfarina. The car is a concept car built on the prototype of the Ferrari 458 spider. It is a 4.5L, V8 engine car. The Car covers 62mph in 3.4 seconds. The most unique thing about this car is that the owners of the cars were pre-chosen by the car makers.
7. PAGANI HURAYA
- COST: $ 2.8 MILLION
The Pagani Huraya is an Italian made hyper-car designed by Horacio Pagani and named after the Quencha Wind god -Huraya-Tata. It is 6.0-liter twin turbocharged V12 engines with a total speed of 230 mph and has a total power output of 790 horsepower and 811 lb-ft torque. It is a limited edition of 100 units. This Car released in 2011 was named the Hypercar of the year 2012. The Car system is based on aerodynamics technology.
8. FERRARI LA FERRARI APERTA
- COST: $2.2 MILLION
Ferrari Laferrai Aperta is a limited edition open-top hypercar launched in 2013 to mark the 70th anniversary of the Ferrari Automaker with only 200 units in circulation This model is a top performance hyper-car that can accelerate from 0-60 mph in less than 3 seconds and can reach up to a maximum speed of 217 mph making the car one of the fastest open-topped cars in the world. This car is a 6.3 L, V-12-cylinder engine that has a power output of 950hp with an added electric motor boost. The car technology is the latest aerodynamics. Third generation electronic differentiation and EFC-1 TRAC, Electronic Traction control integrated hybrid system, Carbon Ceramic Brake, adaptive dampers and other super features.
9. ZENVO TS1
- COST: $1.9 MILLION
The Zenvo TS1 is a Danish Originated Car which combined an outrageous power boosted from its 6.8-liter V8 cylinder engine with both a supercharger and a turbocharger. This hypercar designed by Christian Brandt and Jesper Hermann has a top speed of 233mph and a maximum power of 1200 Hp at 6900 rpm and an 811lb ft. This limited deluxe edition has a low unit of 15 in circulation at a price of $1.9 Million. This Car accelerates from 0-100km/h (62mph) in just 3 seconds and further reach 200km/h.(124mph) in 8.9 seconds until it reaches its top speed of 233mph. The Car unique features include keyless entry, telescopic steering wheel adjustment electrically adjustable seats, Satellite navigation. A unique thing about this car is that it is designed entirely by hand of renown automakers.
10. MAZZANTI EVANTRA MILLECAVALLI
- COST: $1.2 MILLION
The Mazzanti Evantra Millecavalli is a Carbon fiber pure race car developed by Italian Auto-maker Mazzanti. The Hyper Car is the first road legal car with a Biplanor rear wing as it has the capacity to accelerates from 0- 100 in just 2.7 seconds and has a total speed of 400km/h. The engine compression ratio is put at 9:1. This hypercar is equipped with a v8 7.2-liter bi-turbo engine that has a maximum power output of 1000hp at 6500 rpm that makes it one of the most powerful road-legal car to be produced in Italy.
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CONCLUSION ON THE TOP 10 RICHEST CARS IN THE WORLD 2018
These cars are surely the most elite of the elite super machine cruising on the wheel, with over million dollars churn out on it and the most unique characteristics common with them is that they are all limited in edition. When next you win your million-dollar jackpot, try and consider getting one of this road pieces and for your information, these super machine values are not always of vogue.
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