With car prices that are way beyond any common man can even dream of, the richest oligarchs, business magnets, and royals do own them. Moreover, they are the incredible creation of arts, exclusively sculpted with the un-imaginable visual appeal. Uniquely, but still can overtake anything that moves super fast. Of course, with staggering engine capacity, they are definitely the crowd pullers. Let’s discuss the top 10 most expensive cars of 2018 in the world and perhaps only poverty can stop their performance.
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Rolls Royce Sweptail
- Price – USD 13 m (approx.)
- Engine – V12 twin turbo with 6.75 l capacity
- Power – 453 bhp (338 kW)
- Top speed – 155 mph
- 0-62 mph – 5.7 secs
Before you take a deep breath at the cost, keep in mind that this gorgeous metal beauty is not available for mass production.
In fact, Rolls Royce Sweptail is now regarded as the world’s most expensive car with a price tag of USD 13 m. In general, this company only manufactured 4000 cars in the year 2016.
Moreover, motivated by 30s coach building, this is one of a kind hand-built sheer metal beauty. For those who love perfection, Rolls Royce invites you to be a part of its “Coachbuild” initiative. In fact, Coachbuild defines an excellent collaboration between the artisan and patron.
From a single line to the final delivery, everything is custom- made.
Also, Rolls Royce’s Sweptail is the first modern Coachbuild beauty that received wide appreciation.
Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita
- Price – USD 4.8 m (approx.)
- Engine – V8 twin supercharged 4.8 L DOHC
- Power – 749 kW
- Top speed – 249 mph
- 0-62 mph – 2.9 secs
In Swedish, “Trevita” means “Three Whites”. Regarded as the diamond on motion, Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita stands for stellar performance and uniqueness.
Also, before the launch of Trevita, car producers created only carbon fibre models. Therefore, Koenigsegg produced a distinct coated fibre car that made the fibres look silvery and sparkling white.
Some of the important features of Koenigsegg CCX Trevita
- Hydraulic lifting
- A monitoring system for the tire
- Infotainment centre
- Instrument group (Chrono)
- ABS carbon ceramic brakes
- Exhaust system-inconell
- Rear wing double carbon
Overall, a limited edition car available only for a handful selected elites.
Lamborghini Veneno Roadster
- Price – USD 4.5 m (approx.)
- Engine – V12 Multi Point Injection
- Power – 552 kW
- Top speed – 355 mph
- 0 to 62 mph – 2.9 secs
Are you ready to fly? Then, this is the car. However, Lamborghini Veneno Roadster includes a sports car performance combined with racing excellence. Also, the perfect automobile for car-racers.
In addition, remaining faithful to the brand Lamborghini, this car is based on extreme dimensions, with the arrow-shaped front.
Overall, this car provides master manoeuvrability in fast lanes and takes you on a daily adrenalin rush.
McLaren P1 LM
- Price – USD 3.6 m (approx.)
- Engine – W16 8.0 litre
- Power – 815 kW
- Top speed – 255 mph
- 0 to 62 mph – 2.5 secs
The legendary McLaren P1 LM, an exquisite hypercar with no parallels with speed oozing all over its body. According to Lanzante, McLaren P1 LM will remain the last, rarest and fastest P1 variants of all times.
Not to mention, it’s almost 60 Kg much lighter. In other words, McLaren P1 LM uses titanium fixings and bolts, plastic windows, and the absence of air jacks(GTR’s).
In essence, with the gold-plated engine bay, this car retains the 1000 PS superstar figure.
Bugatti Veyron Mansory Vivere
- Price – USD 3.4 m (approx.)
- Engine – W16 8.0 L
- Power – 1200 horsepower
- Top speed – 217 mph
- 0 to 62 mph – 2.4 secs
Priciest and fastest, Bugatti Veyron Mansory Vivere remains the most popular Bugatti Veron since 2005. Furthermore, based on the Roadster, this German automobile consists of a terrific lacquered body made of carbon fibre.
In addition, this car also includes a short-sized hood, big and spacious side scoops, front grill, and a good cabin.
Finally, named as the decade’s best car (2000 to 2009), Bugatti Veyron Mansory Vivere can generate 1106 of torque effortlessly.
Aston Martin Valkyrie
- Price – USD 3.2 m (approx.)
- Engine – V12 6.5 L
- Power – 596 horsepower
- Top speed – 250 mph
- 0 to 62 mph – 2.5 secs
Known as U.K’s exotic car makers, Aston Martin produces cars that are mostly super fast race automobiles and excellent grand tourers.
Notably, created using inputs from Adrian Newey, the Aston Martin Valkyrie was conceptualized with professional racing on the mind. Also, Adrian achieved a cool 1:1 weight-power proportion which only Koenigsegg reached with their cars.
Therefore, inbuilt with the V12 engine, the production of the Valkyrie will be totally limited. However, the price is expected to be on the higher side.
Ferrari Pininfarina Sergio
- Price – USD 3.0 m (approx.)
- Engine – V8 4.5 L Ferrari F136
- Power – 596 horsepower
- Top speed – 198 mph
- 0 to 62 mph – 3.4 secs
Mainly released as a concept automobile in 2013, so far only half a dozen cars were made and thereby becoming the most esteemed car.
Modelled and chiselled on 458 Spider, Ferrari Pininfarina Sergio remains one of the most expensive Ferrari’s ever manufactured.
This hand-made Ferrari has no windshield, side windows, roof and also 330 pounds lighter. Moreover, the naturally aspirated V-8 engine delivers 562 hp to the back wheels.
In fact, all the lucky owners were especially hand-picked by the Ferrari itself and making it the rarest car from this company.
Pagani Huayra BC
- Price – USD 2.8 m (approx.)
- Engine – V12 6.0 L M158
- Power – 539 kW
- Top speed – 238 mph
- 0 to 62 mph – 2.8 secs
Succeeding Pagani Huayra is the costliest Pagani ever made. In particular, the Pagani’s named this car as a dedication to Benny Caiola, a close companion of Pagani.
Indeed, Pagani Huayra BC made its debut at the Geneva Motor Show in 2016 and contains many cool features. In general, it produces 811 lb- torque with the majestic and all-powerful V-12 turbo engine, Pagani Huayra BC steals the show.
Finally, this car appears a lot lighter at 2685 pounds because of the expansive use of lightweight carbon fibre materials.
- Price – USD 2.7 m (approx.)
- Engine – W16
- Power – 1103 kW
- Top speed – 268 mph
- 0 to 62 mph – 2.3 secs
Starting at around USD 2.7 m, Bugatti Cheron is hailed as a worthy successor to Veyrons. Labelled as the “most powerful, exclusive, and luxurious sports car”, Veyron was based on Ferdinand Piech’s vision.
Actually, Bugatti Chiron assures a top speed of 261 mph and with 1500 horsepower, it’s a monster on the road.
Overall, an excellent combination of automotive and aerospace engineering, Bugatti Chiron consists of a very sporty design.
Ferrari F60 America
- Price – USD 2.5 m (approx.)
- Engine – V12
- Power – 740 horsepower
- Top speed – 200 mph
- 0 to 62 mph – 3.2 secs
Probably, the most effective open version of the F12, the F60 zooms from 0-62 mph under 3.1 seconds. Moreover, it has got more clear winglets, extra holes in the bonnet, and deeper side strakes.
In addition, Ferrari carries a rich legacy of creating fast-paced open-top automobiles exclusively for the North American market.
Finally, the F60 at all costs will fall under the eye-popping category.