Automobiles or more commonly known as cars are naturally created for transportation.
Cars were considered a technological revolution since it was first introduced as a steam powered automobile by French inventor Nicolas Joseph Cugnot in 1768. Since then, it has cemented convenience for people around the world in terms of providing faster access to different locations.
Today, cars are now a symbol of prestige. From the sleek and simple designs to the intricate and customized ones, there is no denying that cars are now more than just a mode of transportation. The cars of today are also the play things of the rich and famous.
Here are the top ten rides that the powerful men do have their eye on.
1.) Maserati GranTurismo
This majestic Maserati Gran Tursimo coupe was first introduced into the market in 2007 and then again in 2010 which was later renamed as a cabriolet. This beast of a machine boasts a 4.7 liter V8 and 434 horsepower engine that allows this beauty to reach 62 miles per hour in just 4.9 seconds.
Its top speed is recorded to be at 183 mph. Despite its rather sleek design, this car weighs about 1.8 tonnes. This Maserati can be yours at a whopping price of $ 150,000.
2.) Porsche 918 Spyder
The powerful Porsche Spyder has an 887 horsepower engine that is capable of developing a speed of up to 62 mph in just 2.5 seconds. Its battery power lasts up to 12 miles of driving. This is also a hybrid car. One innovation that this priced beauty has is the fact that it has four wheel steering.
Owning this piece of automobile item will cost one about $ 848,000. And the reason for this hefty price tag? This is a limited edition model.
3.) Chevrolet Corvette C6 ZR1- The Blue Devil
The Blue Devil comes with a 6.2 liter V-8 engine that boasts 638 horsepower. It can reach up to a top speed of 205 mph. This car is very light in terms of its overall weight. This elegant and classy ride is yours for a prize that ranges between $112,000- $130,000.
4.) Bentley Mulsanne
This impressive machine from Bentley boasts a twin turbo 6.75 liter engine that can go to speeds of up to 60 mph. Its twin turbo engine makes it an impressive model. Despite the fact that it weighs 2.6 tonnes, it is reputed to be light, fast and powerful.
Known as a symbol of both status and class, this luxurious Bentley model can be yours for a price of $ 306,000.
5.) Aston Martin Rapide
The Aston Martin is quite synonymous with the famous James Bond franchise. And it does not come as a surprise that this particular automobile brand has made its mark as a luxury item with the quality to boot.
This Aston Martin is equipped with a 5.9 V12 engine with a 470 horsepower. This model is capable of going to speeds of up to 60 mph in five seconds flat. Its interior boasts memory seats with heating and cooling, walnut trim leather and a powerful sound system.
This particular car comes with a prize of $201,000.
6.) Ferrari 458
The legendary Ferrari takes part in this list and it comes as to no surprise. This powerful automobile is pretty powerful as it can reach speeds of up to 62 mph in 3.3 seconds. This 1.4 ton car makes one feel like they are flying instead of driving.
This incredible Ferrari can be owned for $ 237,000.
7.) Lamborghini Aventador
Here is another lightweight car that is quite powerful. With a 6.5 liter V12 engine, it does not come to a surprise that this model can go up to 60 mph in 2.9 seconds. Nicknamed as ‘The Fighting Bull,’ this car’s price ranges from $ 400,000- $ 440,000.
Production for this car is quite slow but definitely worth the wait.
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