It is true that money can’t buy happiness but somehow it is much more comfortable crying in your dream car than on a bicycle. With a dream car comes the thrill of an adrenaline rush as you are pushed back in your seat by the break neck acceleration or sit up with the spine chilling instant braking.
Whether it is the Lamborghini you wish to travel to work in or the Bugatti Veyron, here is a list of the meanest automobiles available to buy, and no, the Rolls Royce is not even close to the bottom.
1. Maybach Exelero ($8 million)
This monster is powered by a twin turbo V12 engine and is a custom design produced for Fulda Reifenwerke in 2004.
2. Lamborghini Veneno ($4.5 million)
This limited edition Lamborghini Veneno had only three units produced and can clock its speed as high as 350 km/hr.
3. Lykan Hypersport ($3.4 million)
Lykan Hypersport was designed in 2012 by W Motors as a limited edition model. With a top speed of 385 km/hr it boasts of a turbo flat-six 3.7 litre engine from Porsche. Titanium LED blades with about 420 diamonds in the headlights is just an additional feature!
4. Bugatti Veyron Super Sports ($2.4 million)
Bugatti Veyron has been recognised by Guinness World Records as the fastest street-legal production ever -408.47 km/hr.
5. Lamborghini Reventon ($2 million)
Being one of the most expensive road car costing $2,000,000, Reventon was launched at the 2007 Frankfurt Motor Show. It comprises of three TFT liquid crystal displays and two diverse display modes.
Reventon also includes a g-force-meter and its top speed has been recorded up to 221m/h.
6. Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster ($1.85 million)
This amazing piece of automotive engineering can pull off a 0-60 mph dash in a break neck 3.4 seconds! It comes with a top speed of 349 km/hr and is widely popular among auto enthusiasts.
7. Aston Martin One-77 ($1.85 million)
The very popular Aston Martin One-77 boasts of accelerating from 0 to 60 mph in 3.4 seconds with a maximum speed of 354 km/hr.
Only 15 units of this model were manufactured and sold only to handpicked loyalists. Its most talked about feature is that it is powered by a 6.8-litre V8 engine that clocks a top speed of 375 km/hr.
9. Koenigsegg Agera R ($1.6 million)
This bad boy can reach a top speed of 418 km/hr however to ‘unlock’ the actual top speed, you have to sign a waiver. Normally, it can reach 378/hr where it is electronically limited.
10. Pagani Huayra( $1.6 million)
The Italian monster Pagani Huayra is named after the God of the winds. This one is fuelled by a twin-turbo V12 engine from Mercedes and can speed up from0 to 60 mph in just 3 seconds.