Car racing is one of the most popular and elite sports and sports cars also known as super cars or racing cars are the most expensive cars available in the market. The incredible technology, amazing safety measures, streamlined body curves, graceful and slim exterior and comfortable interior make the cars even more impressive. Following are a few popular and expensive sports cars which I have listed down.
10. Mercedes Benz SLR McLaren ($450,000)
Mercedes Benz SLR McLaren
This extremely dandy and expensive looking car is a result of the joint efforts of Mercedes Benz and McLaren Automotive. This car proves that joint ventures can lead to amazing outcomes. The car is a 2 door coupe with front-mid engine. The engine is 5.4 Liter in capacity. It has good brake system and excellent active aerodynamics. Top speed of the car is 334 km/hr.
9. Lamborghini Murcielago LP670-4 Superveloce ($450,000)
Lamborghini Murcielago LP670-4 Superveloce
Lamborghini Murcielago LP670-4 Superveloce is an Italian 2 door, 4 wheel racing car. It was debuted in Geneva Motor Show in 2009. The car has an amazing exterior and a light yet powerful exhaust system. It’s top speed is 337 km/hr. The car has 6.2 Liter V12 engine. The car has a horse power of 661 hp and a torque of 6500 rpm. The next model is expected to come in 2012.
8. Saleen S7 Twin Turbo ($550,000)
Saleen S7 Twin Turbo
This elegant racing car has turbo twin 7.0 Liter naturally aspirated V8 engine. The car is American. This light and easy to drift car has a body made entirely of aluminum and carbon fiber. It has a capacity of 7000 cc. Saleen S7 Twin Turbo has a horse power of 750hp and a top speed of 394 km/hr. It’s functional, highly advanced technically and luxurious.
7. Pagani Zonda Roadster F C12S 7.3, Clubsport version – ($667,320)
Pagani Zonda Roadster F C12S 7.3, Clubsport version
This Italian car is a mid engined sports car manufactured by Pagani. Pagani is a small company in Italy but the car is not small in terms of excellence and performance. It is a powerful car with a horse power of 650hp. The company is known for making elite and smashing exteriors of their cars. This version of Pagani Zonda Roadster was launched in 2002 and has a displacement of 7291 cc. It’s top speed is 354.1 kph / 220 mph and attains the speed of 100 km/hr in 3.7 secs.
6. LeBlanc Mirabeau ($748,140)
This beautiful 4700 cc supercharged car, with bright colors and sharp exterior is a high performance sports car which was designed to participate in 24 Hours Le Mans race. It is a Swiss car manufactured by LeBlanc. It’s top speed is 370 km/h. It has a front engine ,4.7 Liter V8 produced by Koenigsegg. The car has a horse power of 700hp.