Sometimes cars are more than just a means of transportation despite their functionality. Some people love fancy and luxurious cars that can come at mind-blowing prices. Of course, it is all not only because of the hefty price tag, but also because of what it has under the hood, or the beautiful design it offers. Here are some of the most expensive cars in the world. Knowing what these cars offer, you will understand why these cars not exactly affordable for all people.
Lamborghini only built 14 Veneno in 2014 and 2015, and it comes in two type coupe and convertible. It has a powerful machine under the hood which can produce 740 horsepower and 509 pound-feet torque. With this powerful engine, Lamborghini Veneno can run up to 60 miles per hour only in 2.9 seconds. This car is sold at $4.5 million each but depends on the spec. To this day, Lamborghini Veneno is the most expensive Lamborghini car ever.
Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita
The Koenigsegg produces the next car on this list with the CCXR Trevita. This car uses a twin-turbocharged 4-8 liter V8 engine that capable of producing 1,004 horsepower and 797 pound-feet torque. However, this car doesn’t only boast its powerful machine but also its lavish design. The car is coated with Diamond Weave, which making its hefty price understandable. Koenigsegg only produced three CCXR Trevita which was sold for $4.8 million each.
Mercedes also comes with an expensive car with its Mercedes-Benz Maybach Exelero. The car has a twin-turbo V12 engine with 752 pound-feet torque and 690 horsepower. This engine can run the car up to 218 miles per hour. When it was first debuted in 2004, the car was sold at $8 million. However, if we are about to adjust it to today’s money, it would cost around $10 million.
Rolls-Royce is known to produce a luxurious and lavish car. This Sweptail model is one of the most expensive cars they produced and has become one of the most expensive cars in the world as well. This car’s price is estimated at $12.8 million.
Bugatti La Voiture Noire
The last one is the Bugatti La Voiture Noire which is priced at 18.7 million after taxes. It has a quad-turbo 8.0-liter W16 engine which can generate 1,479 horsepower and 1180 pound-feet of torque.
Expensive rides are not only about functionality but it often also serves as collectible items. However, who doesn’t love riding in a fast and luxurious car?