Are you familiar with the blockbuster film, Fast and the Furious? It has garnered several positive remarks from viewers all over the world especially the cars enthusiasts. The latest Fast and the Furious film entitled Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift was released in 2006. At present, Vin Diesel, Jonathan Harp, and American film producer and founder of Original Film Neal H. Moritz are developing the sixth Fast and the furious film. It is due to be released in theatres in 2013. The plot is relatively the same as the story goes around car racing, infiltrating Los Angeles street racers, busting hijacking ring and testing of loyalties between friends.
If you are so fascinated with cars and you like fast speed velocity, you may be interested to know the fastest cars in the world.
Bugatti Veyron Super Sport 0-60 Time: 2.5 seconds
According to car experts, the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport car is second to none when it comes to speed and power. This super sport car is built in France. It was designed by the Germans. At present, it cost around 2.5 million dollars. If you can splurge on 2.5 million dollars, then the $25,000 tires will not be a problem for you. The sports edition was first shown in public in 2010 during the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance which is an automotive charitable event. James Daniel May, a notable English television presenter, verified the car’s exemplary speed. He said that at top speed the engine of Bugatti Veyron Super Sport consumes 45,000 litres (9,900 imp gal) of air per minute. This is comparable to the amount of air a single human breathes in four days. That shows how powerful the engine of the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport truly is.
Hennessey Venom GT
If you like chic and fast cars, you will certainly be a fan of the Hennessey Venom GT. This superb car is manufactured by Hennessey Performance Engineering. Its remarkable chassis is said to be assembled in Silverstone, England. Since Hennessey manufactures their power plants at Sealy, Texas, the engine of the Hennessey Venom GT is assembled in Texas. This super sports car costs approximately $725,000 for the 725 HP variant. It can still go up to $950,000 for the 1200 HP model. According to research, the Hennessey Venom GT specs features lightweight carbon fibre bodywork. It runs in a supercharged 6.2 litre LS9 V8, which is similar to the Corvette ZR1. At top speed, this amazing car can run up to 275 mph.
Koenigsegg Agera R
Last year, this super car is noted by Top Speed as the supercar of the year. The Agera R can run smoothly at 0-62 mph (100 km/h) in 2.9 seconds. It can reach up to 275 mph (442.569 km/h), making it one of the fastest cars in the world today. To reduce wind resistance and to force the wing downward, the manufacturers of the Koenigsegg Agera R developed a dynamic rear wing. When it comes to performance, the Koenigsegg Agera R is one of the world’s best.
2012 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale
In spite of its long name, this impeccable sports car is one of the world’s finest. The weight of the 2012 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale is 1,340 kilos. The weight LP 570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale is greatly reduced because its bodywork is made of aluminum and carbon fibre. It can hit the road in 0-62 miles per hour in 3.4 seconds.
With the advancement of technology, cars are becoming more innovative than ever. Above are just some of the fastest cars in the world. In the future, expect to see more promising cars even faster than the ones mentioned in this article. Just imagine how far the car industry has gone starting from Flintstone’s prehistoric cars.