World's Luxurious Supercar Compilation
I am glad to present this hub to all of you. It’s about many people dreams to have such of this stuff. The car was identical with wealth. But for us who life in traffic jam, better use kind of public transportation or we can go to the other place by cycling, we can see this in Netherland. In the land of windmills people love to ride their bike, ranging from children, college student and others. In the Netherlands is estimated there are around 18 million bicycles. Imagine if all people choose a car, the roads would be jammed.
For the rich people, having a car is a necessity, even showing their identity. They spent a lot of money for luxurious car, many of them have many collections of these cars. We can see this phenomenon in celebrities, businessman, even for sports stars (boxing, football players, etc). From this hub I'll share about the luxurious supercar compilation. I'll take you ride around the city by these supercars.
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport
What is the fastest car in the world? Bugatti Veyron is the best answer. Bugatti claims top speed record for a mass production car with a record average speed of 431.072 km/h is the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport. This supercar has already entered the Guinness Book of Records. This speed record broke the speed record belongs to Ultimate Aero made by American companies, Shelby Supercars, 412.28 kph printed in 2007. Record-breaking was done in Ehra-Lessien circuit belongs to Volkswagen's along the 21 km with Pierre-Henri Raphanel as test driver. Veyron Super Sport will be produced only limited, not more than 30 units. In the aerodynamics side, the Veyron Super Sport is also getting some new touches on its body. With specification: Quad turbocharged and intercooled 8.0-liter, 16-cylinder engine with variable valve timing; seven-speed dual-clutch automated manual transmission; all-wheel drive with limited-slip rear differential. Horsepower/torque: 1,200 hp at 6,400 rpm/1,106 pound-feet at 3,000-5,000. Length/weight: 175.6 inches/106.7 inches. Top speed: 268 mph. The price of Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport is about $2.3 million.
Audi R8 GT
Audi R8 GT was born as the supercar. This supercar was produced in Ingolstadt as the fastest version of the R8 family. More exclusive, Cars produced only very limited around 333 units. R8 GT uses Audi's 5.2-liter V10, producing 560 horsepower and 398 lb-ft of torque. From the weight side, R8 GT Supersport has weight 110 kg lighter and more powerful than the standard version of the R8 V10. With a light weight, the acceleration of this car is from 0-100 km / h in just 3.8 seconds and has a maximum speed of 317 km/h. By reduced the weight, it also enhance the aerodynamics. Audi R8 GT with R tronic 6-speed transmission uses a V10 engine, 5200 cc, FSI, with the aluminum crankcase. Power and peak torque achieved 540 Nm at 500 rpm and 560 hp. Energy delivered to all wheels (quattro).
The interior is presented in black with gray or dark red stitching titanium. Alcantara upholstery was found on the steering wheel and the frame front and rear LED kaca.Lampu. Another feature like: air-conditioning, satellite navigation systems, information systems for the driver, an alarm system, Bang & Olufsen audio enriched with Bluetooth and a microphone on the seatbelt to serve phone conversations. The price of Audi R8 GT started at $196,800 plus the mandatory $1,250 destination charge, which bumps the price to a true opening price of $198,050.
Jaguar C-X75 Concept
Jaguar has announced a new format for the automobile concept, namely Jaguar C-X75 at the Paris Motor Show 2010. An aerodynamic coupe is powered by a turbine engine-hybrid, which uses a pair of gas turbines generators to arrange an electric motor. Jaguar C-X75 completed by 96HP twin turbine powered spraying power which is sent to the four-power 195HP electric motor at each wheel, so the total power output is 780H and a whopping 1,180 lb-ft of torque. Jaguar C-X75 is designed for long distance travel, able to travel 560 miles (more than 900 km) only with a single fuel tank. C-X75 can travel a total of 68 miles on battery power alone. Weight about 2,975 lb with two-passenger, mid-engine, all-wheel-drive coupe. This super car is able to touch a speed of 100 km/h in just 3.2 seconds with a top-speed reached 330 km/hour. For mass production, Jaguar supported by the Williams F1 technology, adapted with a form of aerodynamic body made of composite materials and hybrid technologies. Unfortunately, this super sport hybrid only made about 250 units. The price of this car is about £ 700.000 - £900.000.
Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale
At the Paris Motor Show 2010, Maserati also announced the newest Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale as a masterpiece. This car was inspired by the previous Trofeo GranTurismo MC model and other GTA race cars. GranTurismo MC Stradale is claimed capable to penetrate the speed of 300 km/hour with a maximum power of 450 hp as the fastest model, lighter, and the most powerful in its class. From outward appearances, it looks dynamic. The headlights and front grille design looks fresh. Front spoiler is also integrated with air ducts to the engine, create a sporty impression is much more viscous. Maserati Gran Turismo MC Stradale is powered by a 4.2 liter V8 engine that ejects a power of 450HP. This car is available in Europe with the price about $205.000.
Lamborghini Sesto Elemento
Stephan Winkelmann as the President and CEO of automobili Lamborghini announced about Sesto Elemento (sixth element) which plan would be produced during the preview of Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale at the Frankfurt Motor Show 2011. The utilization of carbon fiber also makes this vehicle gets its name. Carbon became the sixth element in the periodic table (carbon atoms ) and the chosen name of the sixth element in Italian to 'Sesto Elemento'. The car with weight less than 1 ton (999 kg) is equipped with 5.2 liter V10 engine and 419 kW/570 hp borrowed from the Gallardo that generate power ration and the ratio of weight about 1.75 kg / hp. Super lightweight body is also a benefit for the speed enthusiast, it's a typical Lamborghini engine which is capable of carrying Sesto Elemento ran from 0 up to 100 km/h in just 2.5 seconds, with a maximum speed reaches 354 km/h.
Actually, Lamborghini wouldn’t produce this car for the highway. However, a number of potential buyers expressed their interest, so Lamborghini decided to produce it. You don't get too excited to be able to have it. Not just because the price is so fantastic, but because these vehicles are only made in very limited editions about 20 units, and all have been booked. Lamborghini reported going to sell this car with the price about € 2 million and finished manufactured in 2013.
Hennessey Venom GT
There’s no word to describe Hennessey Venom GT. It’s a supercar is as light as feathers, sharp as a sword, and strong as a bull. Wow..... Can you imagine that? Venom GT is powered by Corvette ZR engine based on a highly modified Lotus Elise/Exige chassis. Weighing just 1155 kg along with manual six speed transmissions, Venom GT is able to reach speeds of 97 km/h in 2.9 seconds and touched 418 km/h as top speed. Venom GT has a twin-turbo charged LS9, displacing 6.2-liters, it capable producing a barely believable 1200-hp and 1155 lb-ft of torque. The most excited one is it can sprint from 0-200 mph 15.9 seconds (Bugatti Veyron = 24.2 sec.). Venom GT body was made from carbon fiber composite except doors & roof. From outer appearance Venom GT is designed for fast speed with body design similar to racing cars. The tag price starting from $950,000 and most of site said that this car was sold about $1.3-million. The price is already at the "psychological barrier" that is about $1 million.
Citroen Survolt Art Car by Francoise Nielly
I love art and we can see how the art applied in the fantastic car. This was brilliant concept and great combination between super car and famous French artist, Francois Nielly. This car was introduced at the first time at Geneva Motor Show and it had raced at Le Mans Classic 2010. Personally, I called this “art car”. There’s something special about this car, Citroen Survolt art car is made by Francoise Nielly together with Flavio Melchiorre's customized a Citroen DS3 and it won the prestigious Citroen Creative Awards Competition. Citroen Survolt measures at 3.85m long, 1.87.m wide, and 1.2m high and weight about 1,150 kg. Citroen Survolt art car has has a pair of electric motors capable of producing 300 horsepower. So, it can run 0-62 mph in under 5 seconds with a top speed of up to 160 mph (260km/h). There's no news if the Survolt art car will end up being produced.
Sorry if some of these cars here are out of date. Because there are many new comers with greatest technology and expensive as well now, like: Ferrari, Porsche, etc. But, I hope this hub represent all of those supercars out there.