Since we are little kids one of our passion if not the first one, is the love for cars, we grow up playing with little cars to eventually get us a real one. Almost every men´s dream is to own one of those cars they see on TV, movies, and even the streets.
Not only for men this is a passion but for women too, depending on your necessities and your style, you can define which type of car fit you the most. And not only to fulfill your necessities but to represent you.
In this article, are going to be mentioned the top luxury brands and cars that are available today.
The well known Italian company of the “red cars” and “The black horse” is and has been one of the top luxury car brands in the world. The company was founded by Enzo Ferrari in 1929.
The brand first started with the production of racing cars, and later in 1947 the included to the production sports cars.
- Ferrari LaFerrari
This spectacular car is the successor of the previous Ferrari Enzo, is also the first hybrid car (that works with both gasoline and electric engine) made by Ferrari.
This potent car that reduces the total consumption of gasoline in 40% is considered by the brand as the most powerful car ever produced.
With an engine V12, the speed acceleration is (0-62mph) in 2.90 seconds, and reaches a maximum speed of 234 mph.
The cost for this beautiful car is 2$ million and was only fabricated 499 units.
- Ferrari 812 Super-fast
This is the latest car made by Ferrari, in fact, it was mentioned earlier in 2017, is the successor of the F12berlinetta of 2012-2017. It has an engine V12 with 6.5-liter.
Despite being the newer version of the company it doesn’t beat the previous Ferrari LaFerrari, it reaches a maximum speed of (210 mph) and an acceleration speed (0-60 mph) in 2.9 seconds. The amounts of units that are going to be made are not determined.
Lamborghini is another massive Italian car company established in 1948 by Ferruccio Lamborghini, the company was in first place producer of tractors, and in 1963 started making sports cars. Lamborghini and Ferrari are the biggest Italian cars rivals.
The characteristic symbol of Lamborghini is the well know bull, in fact, some of the names in the Lamborghini cars comes from real fierce fighting bulls like (Murcielago, Diablo, Aventador).
Fran Sinatra popularized the company by saying: “You ride a Ferrari when you want to be somebody; you ride a Lamborghini when you are somebody”.
- Lamborghini Centenario LP-770
The Centenario is a super-sport car developed in March 1st of 2016; its name means “centenary” and was a dedication to the founder of Lamborghini Ferruccio Lamborghini who would have been 100 years in 2016.
There are only 40 units of this car and all of them have been bought, the Centenario has an engine v12 6.5-liter and a maximum speed of 219 mph, an acceleration speed (0-62 mph) of 2.8 seconds. The cost of every unit was 2.5€ million.
- Lamborghini Veneno
The Veneno which means “Poison” in English is the most expensive car ever made by Lamborghini and was only made 3 units in 2013-2014. The Veneno has engine similarities with the Centenario they both have the same maximum speed and acceleration speed.
The idea was to make a more dynamic and competition-friendly car based on the Lamborghini Aventador
The price of this piece of art was 3€ million and all of them 3 are sold, so, unfortunately, you can’t have one of them.
Bugatti is a company established in 1909 by the Italian car maker Ettore Bugatti but with a location in Mosheim, France. The company is currently owned by the German company Volkswagen.
Bugatti was since the beginning producers of racing and luxury cars.
- Bugatti Veyron
This car was for many time the fastest car ever, in fact, they even got a World Records Guinness as the fastest car in 2007 with a maximum speed of 252 mph it has an engine W16.
The record was taken from them for a while, and then when the Bugatti Veyron Supersport came out with a maximum speed of 270 mph they took the record back.
The Bugatti Veyron has a price of 1.6€ million without taxes, and the number of units that are going to be created are 500 the standard version and 300 convertible. By the date, they still make them.
The Veyron has a gas tank of 26 gallons that if you go at maximum speed will last you just 8 minutes. Bugatti was considered the most expensive brand of luxury cars by Forbes.
- Bugatti Chiron
This supercar is the successor of the Bugatti Veyron and a mastered one too. It has an engine W16 with 4 turbos, the maximum speed of this “monster” is 288 mph.
Despite that maximum speed, it has a regulation system that only allows you race it at 260 mph.
This beast has a price of 2.66$ millions and there are 500 units of them, and there is availability if you want to purchase one.
Koenigsegg can be described as the baby company of luxury cars, but that doesn’t mean they are babies at all. Koenigsegg is a small Swedish company founded by Christian von Koenigsegg in 1994; the company only has 50 workers.
All started when Christian was making his own sports car.
- Koenigsegg CCXR Tevita
The first thing that has to be mentioned about this car is that it is the most expensive car in the world, with a price of 4.85$ million. It has a technology of “diamond carbon fiber” that makes it shine like a diamond when is in sunlight.
The car has a V8 engine 4.7-liter, its maximum speed is 254+ mph, and there are only 2 units in the entire world.
- Koenigsegg Regera
This is another monster machine, regera means in Swedish “to reign”. This supersport car is a hybrid that can beat a lot of regular cars. Koenigsegg meant to create a more luxury and practical car with the creation of the Regara.
The fact that Regara is in production puts the company in a simultaneous elaboration of cars, creating 2 at a time which is a difficult task.
The Regara has an engine V8 5.0-liter and 3 electric engines twin-turbo, being said that the car can reach a maximum speed of 290 mph, and can reach the speed of 250 mph in just 20 seconds.
The company assures that the experience in the Regara is unforgettable because you won’t be able to listen to any engine noise. Its price is 2.5$ million, and there are only 80 units of them around the world.
There are many other luxury car companies that offer another luxury and beautiful cars. For man the need for speed has become a requirement when getting a car, we always want to ride the fastest car and the prettiest too.
Companies nowadays can get us in cars with a ridiculous speed and advanced designs, who would know how is going to be in 10 years from now.