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Source : www.broomvroom.blogspot.com

Here are the current Fastest Production Cars (upto feb 08) listed from

fastest to slowest(!!). Excerpted from the VCars list. Only PRODUCTION

Cars are listed, so no Lingenfelter Corvette. Some lucky chaps 

who even dont know how to spell 'torque' gets to own these.

1. SSC Ultimate Aero

SSC+Ultimate+Aero.jpg

Top Speed: 257 mph

0-60: 2.7 sec.

Engine: V8 Twin Turbo 1183hp

Price: $654.4k

This became the world's fastest car beating Bugatti Veyron,

recorded by the Guinness Book of World Records. Astonishing, if you consider the

fact that it only got a Twin Turbo V8 engine, almost half of the turbo

count of the Veyron.

2. Bugatti Veyron

Bugatti+Veyron+.jpg

Top Speed: 253 mph

0-60: 2.5 sec

Engine: Aluminium W16 1001 hp

Price: $1444k

With the highest price tag, its one of the most powerful production cars ever made, this beast comes at no.2.

3. Koenigsegg CCX

Koenigsegg+CCX.jpg

Top Speed: 250 mph

0-60: 3.2 sec

Engine: 90 degree V8 806 hp

Price: $695k

Made

in Sweden, this car is expected to steal away the no.1 spot in the

future. They are currently working on a more improved version. Keep

your eyes open.

4. Saleen S7 Twin-Turbo

Saleen+S7+Twin-Turbo.jpg

Top Speed: 248 mph

0-60: 3.2 sec

Engine: V8 Twin Turbo all aluminium 750 hp

Price: $555k

The popular Mustang Tuner, Saleen, got their name big in the industry with this beauty.

5. McLaren F1

McLaren+F1.jpg

Top Speed: 240 mph

0-60: 3.2 sec

Engine: BMW S70/2 60 degree V12 627 hp

Price: $970k

Made

in 1994, it still makes the top-list after 14 years. The most amazing

car in the list, and one of the best cars ever made (not only by

speed).

6. Ferrari Enzo

Ferrari+Enzo+.jpg

Top Speed: 217 mph

0-60: 3.4 sec

Engine: F140 V12 aluminium 660 hp

Price: $670k

Only

399 ever produced, this is the fastest Ferrari. Each time a car

crashes, the price goes high. There are evidences of these cars to be

sold $670k new, and immediately sold for $1.3 million a piece.

7. Jaguar XJ220

Jaguar+XJ220.jpg

Top Speed: 217 mph

0-60: 4.0 sec

Engine: Twin Turbo V6 542 hp

Price: $345k

Even older than the McLaren F1, this car was made in 1992. It still has got what it takes to make the list!

8. Pagani Zonda F

Pagani+Zonda+F+2.jpg

Top Speed: 215 mph

0-60: 3.5 sec

Engine: Mercedes Benz M180 V12 650 hp

Price: $741k

This

is not all Pagani has got in the bag. Currently working on the Zonda R,

Pagani is sure to climb up the list with their next supercar.

9. Lamborghini Murcielago LP640

Lamborghini+Murcielago.jpg

Top Speed: 213 mph

0-60: 3.3 sec

Engine: V12 640 hp

Price: $ 430k

Awesome

design, a beautiful piece of art. Very round and smooth, the look

itself claims the car to be one of the fastest.

10.Porsche Carrera GT

Porshe+Carrera+GT.jpg

Top Speed: 209 mph

0-60: 3.9 sec

Engine: 68 degree V10 aluminium 612 hp

Price: $440k

The most attractive, fastest and expensive Porsche ever made makes at no.10.

You

must keep an eye on the next threateners for the list. Zonda R is next

to come, Koenigsegg CCX is meant to be upgraded, and McLaren might make

a decision on their next project.

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well if you look at 0-60 specially for 7,8,9

 

and for 1,2

 

bugatti is faster in the later and lambo for first...... so even in a race you don't really drive at the top speed do you???.....

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well if you wan't a cheap one why one lambo????....... better than a made in us aero something....... which they found so unreliable that the put a 76yr old to drive it to it's top speed......

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well friends....sorry to hurt anyone's feelings...but here is a VEYRON...

and for me,porsche cayenne is the fastest car,because it is the car i have driven fastest,and what i believe is..

PACE IS IN THE DRIVER,NOT IN CAR(note:i mean the cars of nearly same spec.)....

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Anjan, all ACI member@ Bugatti Veyron is once again proved that it is the world"s fastest car ever with the latest updated iformation. With pleasure, once again iam happy to re-uniform the pics with detail.

 

Fastest Cars In The World: Top 10 List 2010-2011 World's Fastest Cars

While most of us can only dream of owning the fastest car in the world, some will do whatever it takes to possess such speed and power. So, how fast are the fastest cars in the world? Here are the 10 fastest cars available on the market measures by top speed.

1. Bugatti Veyron: 267 mph, 0-60 in 2.5 secs. Aluminum, Narrow Angle 8 Liter W16 Engine with 1200 hp, base price is $1,700,000. Tested again on July 10, 2010 with the new 2010 Super Sport Version, the Bugatti Veyron once again claimed its title as the fastest car in the world at 267 mph.

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2. SSC Ultimate Aero: 257 mph, 0-60 in 2.7 secs. Twin-Turbo V8 Engine with 1183 hp, base price is $654,400. Tested in March 2007 by Guinness World Records, The SSC Ultimate Aero was the fastest car in the world from March 2007 to July 2010 until recently it fell behind the Bugatti Veyron to take the #2 spot.

ssc-ultimate-aero-red-thumbnail.jpg

3. Saleen S7 Twin-Turbo: 248 mph, 0-60 in 3.2 secs. Twin Turbo All Aluminum V8 Engine with 750 hp, base price is $555,000. Smooth and bad-ass, will make you want to show it off non-stop.

saleen-s7-twin-turbo-orange-front-view-t

4. Koenigsegg CCX: 245 mph, 0-60 in 3.2 secs. 90 Degree V8 Engine 806 hp, base price is $545,568. Made in Sweden, it is aiming hard to be the fastest car in the world, but it has a long way to go to surpass the Bugatti and the Ultimate Aero.

orange-koenigsegg-ccx-thumbnail.jpg

5. McLaren F1: 240 mph, 0-60 in 3.2 secs. BMW S70/2 60 Degree V12 Engine with 627 hp, base price is $970,000. Check out the doors, they looks like bat wings, maybe Batman need to order one and paints it black 1997-mclaren-f1-thumbnail.jpg

6. Ferrari Enzo: 217 mph, 0-60 in 3.4 secs. F140 Aluminum V12 Engine with 660 hp, base price is $670,000. Only 399 ever produced, the price goes up every time someone crashes.ferrari-enzo-doors-open-front-view-thumb

7. Jaguar XJ220: 217 mph, 0-60 in 3.8 secs. Twin Turbo V6 Engine with 542 hp, base price was $650,000. Made in 1992, this car still got what it takes to make the list.

jaguar-xj220-thumbnail.jpg

8. Pagani Zonda F: 215 mph, 0-60 in 3.5 secs. Mercedes Benz M180 V12 Engine with 650 hp, base price is $667,321. With a V12 motor, this baby can do much better.pagani_zonda_f_rank_8_revise.jpg

9. Lamborghini Murcielago LP640: 211 mph, 0-60 in 3.3 secs. V12 Engine with 640 hp, base price is $430,000. Nice piece of art, the design is very round and smooth.

white-lamborghini-murcielago-front-view-

10. Porsche Carrera GT: 205 mph, 0-60 in 3.9 secs. Aluminum, 68 Degree, Water Cooled V10 Engine with 612 hp, base price is $440,000. The most powerful and most expensive Porsche  nearly made the list as #10.

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source: thesupercars.org

 

-dinesh

(always the racer wins atlast)

dineshzma1162010-12-31 07:44:28

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