Only the richest crowned heads, the wealthiest magnates and the most opulent oligarchs will be able to afford the most beautiful cars of the year. They are made by brands unknown to the general public such as Arash, Mazzanti or Zenvo, and by others, enjoying international fame and synonymous with powerful cars like Ferrari or Aston Martin. Beside, BMW and Bentley can go get dressed.
These brands have, without a doubt, designed works of art because their cars have attractive new lines and are still extremely powerful. Be certain, they are not just cars. They all have racing chassis and embark powerful engines to leave you speechless. They have amazing amounts of horses and can sometimes have more than 1,000 unbridled equines under the hood. You will not go unnoticed at the wheel of one of these race animals.
However, limited series require, they are often all sold well before the start of production. Buyers rush on before even knowing exactly what they will look like. You may never see one in real life unless you are a doorman at a luxury hotel in Doha, Shanghai, Abu Dhabi or Beverly Hills. It is even certain that most of them will almost never leave the garage of their owners where they will be coaxed alongside other cars of the genre.
In this article, we present the 10 most expensive and coveted cars in the world in 2018. They can be considered as the superhero of the world of mechanics because they can reach 100 km / h in less than 3 seconds. Their only fear is the gasoline outage.
The most expensive cars of 2018 are even better than in our dreams.
All the prices mentioned below are either estimated from previously obtained information or rounded up to 100.000 €. Features and availability are subject to change.
1. McMaren Senna: € 820,000 ($ 1 million)
Named after famed Formula 1 driver Ayrton Senna, the McLaren newcomer is designed for touring but has been approved for road racing. Despite its extravagant lines, its structure is entirely made of carbon fiber and it is equipped with a V8 bi-turbo 4.0 liter engine with no less than 789 horses. Its forward and aft aerodynamics guarantee it an exemplary handling.
2. Arash AF10 Hybrid: € 980,000 ($ 1.2 million)
This car with sharp lines was imagined by an English manufacturer of limited series. This “technological vessel” combines a 6.2-liter V8 engine and four electric motors arranged in a “jet fighter”. This car is as fast as a rocket, with its 2,080 horsepower, it can reach 100 km / h in 2.8 seconds.
3. Mazzanti Evantra Millecavalli: € 980,000 ($ 1.2 million)
With only 25 units, this hyper Italian carbon fiber coupe can count on the twin-turbocharged V8 engine of the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 which has 1,000 horsepower that can reach 100 km / h in 2.7 seconds. No wonder when you know that it can reach the speed of 400 km / h.
4. Zenvo TS1: € 1.55 million ($ 1.9 million)
Made by a small Danish manufacturer, this Zenvo TS1 two-seater presents an exceptional design. Equipped with a V8 bi-turbo engine 5.9 liters, it has 1,100 horses. It can reach 100 km / h in 2.8 seconds and reach the 375 km / h. Only one problem, there are only 15 copies.
5. Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta: € 1.80 million ($ 2.2 million)
This is the cabriolet version of the LaFerrari Hybrid. With a production of only 250 copies, Ferrari has already sold them all. Like the coupe version, the LaFerrari Aperta has a V12 engine with 800 horsepower. It is the most powerful turbocharged engine ever installed on a road car by Ferrari. It is accompanied by an electric motor of 120 kw for a total number of horses around 950. It can drive more than 100 km / h in less than 3 seconds and its maximum speed is 350 km / h.
6. Pagani Huayra Roadster: € 1.96 million ($ 2.4 million)
The eccentric builder Horacio Pagani removes the roof of his Huayra and replaces it with a carbon and glass hood. It is equipped with the Mercedes-Benz AMG V12 2.0-liter twin-turbocharged engine with 764 horsepower allowing you to reach 100 km / h in less than 3 seconds. With a production of 100 copies, they have all found takers.
7. Koenigsegg Regera: € 1.63 million ($ 2 million)
The name of the last car of Christian Von Koenigsegg could be translated into French as “reign”. It is indeed the queen of the road because it is a hybrid combining a 5.0-liter V8 bi-turbo engine and three electric motors for a total power of 1822 horses. Its elegant design is enhanced by a constellation of small lights that gives it the impression of shining like a diamond. Only 80 copies should see the light of day.
8. Bugatti Chiron: € 2.2 million ($ 2.7 million)
The Bugatti Chiron follows in the footsteps of the coveted Veyron 16.4. It embeds the improved version of the W16 engine (two V8 engines) 8.0 liters that offers 1500 horsepower and can propel both places to 100 km / h in 2.4 seconds. Its production is limited to 500 copies, 300 have already been awarded.
9. Aston Martin Valkyrie: € 2.6 million (€ 3.2 million)
This circuit star has been developed in partnership with Red Bull Racing. It is very bold because it consists of a carbon fiber structure and a V12 engine in the rear center position. The occupants are in the “reclining” position which is reminiscent of Formula 1. The production will be between 99 and 150 copies of this car, the first deliveries should take place this year.
10. Lamborghini Veneno Roadster: € 3.7 million ($ 4.5 million)
The most expensive car in the world in 2018 is another convertible. Approved for driving on the road, the Veneno has angular aerodynamics with a beautiful shape. Its 6.5-liter V12 engine does not have a turbo, but it still has a power of 740 horsepower. The brand has built only 9 copies of this little wonder.