In the market for a new car? You may want to consider one of these 10 most expensive cars in the world. From Ferraris to Lamborghinis, these cars will definitely make a statement. If you’re looking for the best of the best, then you can’t go wrong with any of these options. But be warned – with prices starting at over $1 million, these cars definitely come with a hefty price tag. So, if you’re in the market for a new car and have some money to spend, then check out these 10 most expensive cars in the world.
Rolls-Royce Sweptail – $13 million
In May 2017, Rolls-Royce debuted its Sweptail at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este. It is a one-off custom made car for an unnamed customer. The car is based on the Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe, and features a unique coachbuilt body. It was inspired by 1920s and 1930s cars such as the Rolls-Royce Phantom II Continental, and features a long sweeping rear end with a raked windscreen. The car took four years to build, and is valued at $13 million.
Maybach Exelero – $8 million
The Maybach Exelero is a one-off luxury car built in 2004. It is based on the Maybach 62, and features a twin-turbo V12 engine that produces 700 hp. The Exelero is said to be capable of reaching speeds of over 218 mph.
The Exelero was commissioned by German tire manufacturer Fulda, to be used as a high-speed test vehicle for their new line of tires. The vehicle was designed by Maybach engineer Willi Kammerer and built by German coachbuilder Karosserie Baur.
The Exelero has appeared in several music videos, including „Flashing Lights“ by Kanye West and „Lose Yourself“ by Eminem. In 2007, it was featured in the film Transformers: The Movie.
In 2008, the Exelero was put up for sale by its owner, Fulda. It was sold to an unknown buyer for $8 million, making it one of the most expensive cars in the world.
Aston Martin Valkyrie – $3.2 million
The Aston Martin Valkyrie is a limited-edition, high performance sports car that was unveiled in 2018. It is the product of a collaboration between Aston Martin and renowned Formula One constructor Red Bull Racing. Just 175 examples of the Valkyrie will be built, each with a price tag of $3.2 million.
The Valkyrie is powered by a naturally aspirated 6.5-liter V12 engine that has been tuned to produce 1,000 horsepower. It is mated to a seven-speed automated manual transmission and all-wheel drive. The car also features active aerodynamics and downforce generation, as well as adjustable suspension and Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires.
Inside, the Valkyrie has a minimalist yet luxurious interior with leather and Alcantara upholstery, carbon fiber accents, and an infotainment system with GPS navigation and Apple CarPlay compatibility. Safety features include front, side, and rear airbags, as well as stability control and traction control systems.
Lykan Hypersport – $3.4 million
The Lykan Hypersport is a Lebanese limited production supercar manufactured by W Motors, a United Arab Emirates based company, founded in 2012 in Lebanon with the aim of producing high-performance luxury sports cars. The Lykan Hypersport was first unveiled at the Qatar Motor Show in 2013. It is the first Arab supercar.
The Hypersport is powered by a twin-turbocharged flat-six engine developed jointly with RUF Automobile, accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 2.8 seconds and has a top speed of 395 km/h (245 mph). Only 7 units were produced and all were sold.
The starting price for the Lykan Hypersport was US$3.4 million.
Pagani Huayra BC – $2.8 million
The Pagani Huayra BC is a mid-engined sports car produced by Italian manufacturer Pagani. It was named after Benny Caiola, a close friend of Horacio Pagani and the first customer of the Huayra.
The Huayra BC debuted at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. It is based on the Huayra, but features extensive modifications to increase performance. These include a new aerodynamic package, a lighter and more powerful engine, and a revised suspension setup. The result is a car that is significantly lighter and more powerful than the standard Huayra.
The Pagani Huayra BC is powered by a twin-turbocharged V12 engine developed by Mercedes-AMG. It has a power output of 789 hp (587 kW) and 1,000 Nm (737 lb ft) of torque. This makes it the most powerful version of the Huayra yet. The engine is mated to a seven-speed automatic transmission.
Performance figures for the Pagani Huayra BC have not been released, but Pagani claims it will accelerate from 0-60 mph in 3 seconds and have a top speed of 230 mph (370 km/h).
The Huayra BC weighs 1,218 kg (2,683 lb), making it 80 kg (180 lb) lighter than the standard Huayra. This weight loss is due to the use of lighter materials throughout the car, including
McLaren P1 LM – $3 million
The McLaren P1 LM is the most expensive car in the world, with a price tag of $3 million. This ultra-luxury vehicle is based on the McLaren P1 GTR, which was itself based on the McLaren F1. The P1 LM is a track-only version of the P1 GTR, and features a modified engine and suspension, as well as extensive aerodynamic changes. These include an enlarged rear wing, front splitter and diffuser. The result is a car that is significantly faster than its predecessor, and which has already set several lap records. If you’re looking for the ultimate driving experience, and can afford to pay for it, then the McLaren P1 LM is the car for you.
Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita – $4.8 million
The Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita is a Swedish supercar that was unveiled in 2008. It is the most expensive car in the world, with a price tag of $4.8 million. The CCXR Trevita is based on the CCXR, and features a unique carbon fiber body with a diamond-like coating. Only three examples of the CCXR Trevita were ever built, making it one of the rarest cars in the world.
Lamborghini is an Italian automaker that was founded in 1963 by Ferruccio Lamborghini. The company is headquartered in Sant’Agata Bolognese, Italy. Lamborghini produces sports cars and luxury vehicles.
The Lamborghini Aventador is the most expensive car in the world with a price tag of $4.5 million. The Aventador is a two-door, two-seat sports car that was first introduced in 2011. The Aventador features a 6.5-liter V12 engine that produces 740 horsepower.
The second most expensive car in the world is the Lamborghini Veneno Roadster, which has a price tag of $4 million. The Veneno Roadster is a two-door, two-seat convertible sports car that was first introduced in 2013. The Veneno Roadster features a 6.5-liter V12 engine that produces 740 horsepower.
The third most expensive car in the world is the Lamborghini Sesto Elemento, which has a price tag of $3.9 million. The Sesto Elemento is a two-door, two-seat sports car that was first introduced in 2010. The Sesto Elemento features a 5.2-liter V10 engine that produces 570 horsepower.