Some cars become great, some are made great and some have greatness thrust upon them and some cars are just out of this world!!! The super luxury car segment has some amazingly cool cars that make our jaws drop, make us skip a heartbeat, and soon enough, we get lost in wishful daydreams of us riding in one of these into the sunset, kicking up a dust storm.
Well, hang on! These cars do cost big, and we mean BIG. Those price tags do add more exclusivity to these uber-cool machines and enhance their desirability. For the car lovers and dreamers, we list here five most expensive cars in the world, let’s roll!
Maybach Excelero ($ 8 million): Often touted as the most expensive car in the world, this 2004 model has left many swooning! Its price becomes all the more amazing as its price was determined as per 2004 world economic standards. Some estimate its present cost approximately at $ 11-12 million. Apart from the price, the car does have an exceptional feel about it. It has a 700 hp twin V12 engine, which can give around 218 miles per hour of maximum velocity.
Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita ($ 4.48 million): This car is literally bling! Its finishing is done with diamond dust, carbon fibers and a specially formulated resin by Koenigsagg’s proprietary method. It has a mind boggling 1004 hp twin V8 engine, reaching up to 254 miles per hour. It can be described in one word—SHINY!
Lykan Hypersport ($ 3.4 million): This has a trademark wolf-like front with its unique headlights giving it a predatory look. Only seven units have been reportedly built, and one of them as a patrol car (!!!). Powered by a 3.7 litre twin-turbocharged Flat-six engine, this supercar is claimed to have a top speed of 268 miles per hour. It is studded with 400 diamonds with the possibility to embellish rubies and sapphires on demand. Stoned!
Lamborghini Veneno ($ 4.5 million): This one looks straight out of a science fiction movie. It is absolutely futuristic in its looks and is doused in trademark Italian craftsmanship. It is quite fast as well, recording 221 miles per hour maximum velocity. The model is based on the basic outline of the Aventador. Only three were available for sale
Bugatti Veyron Supersport ($ 2.4 million): This one is really fast. It is considered a complete luxury car based on its looks, speed and price. It is something for the racing enthusiast as well, as it is considered the fastest car in the world. Recording a velocity of 269.9 miles per hour, this magnificent creation also gives you a classy ride with its dual clutch system and direct shift gearbox.