Top 10 fastest cars in the world in 2018

04/09/2018

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The Hennessey Venom F5 is wearing the crown as the fastest car in the world now.

To make things straight, here are 10 fastest cars in the world in 2018. Try not to drool too much.

1. Hennessey Venom F5

This high-performance sports car is built by a division of Hennessey Performance Engineering - Texas-based Hennessey Special Vehicles. First introduced at the 2017 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, the Hennessey Venom F5, with its projected 301 mph top speed and 2.0 second 0-60 mph, has pushed back the Bugatti Chiron to set a new world speed record.

Hennessey Venom F5 angular front

The Hennessey Venom F5 has pushed back the Bugatti Chiron to set a new world speed record

2. Bugatti Chiron

Priced at $2.6 million (N936 million), the Bugatti Chiron features a 1500-hp engine and cool ex- and interior design. So how fast is it? Its top speed is up to 271 mph.

Bugatti Chiron angular front

The Bugatti Chiron features a 1500-hp engine and cool ex- and interior design

3. Koenigsegg Agera RS

On October 1, 2017, a Koenigsegg Agera RS driven by Niklas Lilja rocketed from the standstill to 400 kmph and back to zero within 36.44 seconds at an airfield in Vandel, Denmark.

Koenigsegg Agera RS side view

The Koenigsegg Agera RS rocketed from the standstill to 400 kmph and back to zero within 36.44 seconds

4. Koenigsegg Agera One:1

Revealed at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, the Koenigsegg Agera One:1 is motivated by a variant of the same 5.0L twin-turbocharged V8 engine seen in the other Ageras cranking out 1,379 PS at 7,500 rpm and 1,371 Nm of torque at 6,000 rpm, mated to a 7-speed dual clutch paddle shift. Total weight of the power plant is just 197 kg thanks to the aluminum construction and a carbon fiber intake manifold.

Koenigsegg Agera One:1 on the road

The Koenigsegg Agera One:1 is motivated by a variant of the 5.0L twin-turbocharged V8 engine

5. Hennessey Venom GT

Another Hennessey on this list of fastest cars in the world is the Venom GT. With a 1,244 hp/1,155 pound-feet 7.0L twin-turbocharged V8 mill, this workhorse can top out 270 mph. It only needs 2.8 second to reach 62 mph and 14.51 second to whir from 0 to 200 mph. How impressive!

Hennessey Venom GT angular front

With a 1,244 hp/1,155 pound-feet 7.0L twin-turbocharged V8 mill, this workhorse can top out 270 mph

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6. Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse La Finale

This is the 450th example of the Veyron and the 150th roadster model. Similar to the “standard” Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse, La Finale packs the company’s massive 8.0L W-16 engine pushing out astonishing 1,183 hp and a max torque of 1,106 pound-feet, making this Veyron the world’s most powerful production vehicle.

Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse La Finale angular front

This is the 450th example of the Veyron and the 150th roadster model

7. Koenigsegg Regera

Pegged at $2.000.000 (N720 million), this 1628-kg Koenigsegg Regera is able to attain a top speed of 255 mph. Its total power is 1790 bhp.

Koenigsegg Regera on the road

This 1628-kg Koenigsegg Regera is able to attain a top speed of 255 mph

8. Lykan Fenyr SuperSport

In 2013, W Motors announced it would produce the second line of supercars which will run a 900hp/1,100 Nm 4.0L twin-turbocharged Flat-6 with a 0-60 mph performance time of 2.7 seconds along with a top speed of over 245 mph.

Lykan Fenyr SuperSport angular front

The vehicle is powered by a 900hp/1,100 Nm 4.0L twin-turbocharged Flat-6 

9. Zenvo TS1 GT

The Zenvo ST 1, which can be had for €660,000 (N335 million) is a high-performance supercar hand-made by a small team of workers of the Danish company Zenvo. It can easily reach 233 mph and is well capable of completing the 0-60 mph sprint in a tamer 3.0 seconds. Owing to a 6.8L V8 engine with 1,104 hp and and 1,050 lb-ft of torque, the vehicle can do the 0-200 mph in 8.9 seconds. Besides, it likewise comes with outstanding features like a keyless-entry system and telescopic steering wheel adjustment.

Zenvo TS1 GT angular front

The car can easily reach 233 mph and is well capable of completing the 0-60 mph sprint in a tamer 3.0 seconds

10. Pagani Huayra Roadster

This supercar from Pagani is believed to be the one of the fastest cars in the world in 2018. Driving the car is a twin turbo 6.0L V12 engine with 730 hp and 738 lb-ft of torque. These figures enable the Huayra to top out 230 mph on the road.

Pagani Huayra Roadster side view

This supercar from Pagani is believed to be the one of the fastest cars in the world in 2018

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