Many costly and expensive high-end Super cars are going to hit the road in 2012.We had selected the best of the best super cars in 2012. But keep in mind these are mostly limited editions and have a very high price tag usually near and above the million dollar range.These cars are sometimes built for money-making or for Automobile companies showing supremacy over other cars and thus improving the Brand value.Here goes the list of 2012 super cars..These cars may can be used on road but are mostly meant for high speed racing on the race circuit and less frequent in day to day life.
10.Ferrari 458 Spider
The car is powered by a V-8 engine with a 90 degree angle.The engine produces a massive 560 Horsepower and reaches a top speed of 199 miles per hour which equals to 320 kilometres per hour.The engine can rev up to 9000 RPM and the car accelerates from 0-60 mph in 3.7 seconds.The car is the Roadster version of the popular Ferrari 458 Italia.The total body work is made from Carbon fibre.The car has stunning looks and has unmatched brand value the Ferrari carries with them.The car is priced at $ 257,000.
It has a 7 Litre (7,000 cc)V-8 configuration engine and churns out 620 hp and revs up to 6600 rpm.The car accelerates from 0-60 mph in 3.6 seconds.Given the large displacement the engine ha s a great potential for tuning.The toal weight of the car is 2,785 lbs.The total body is made from Carbon-fibre.The car has a starting price at $ 195,000.
It was a car first appeared in a play station 3 game Gran Tourismo and later went into production with limited availability and the price of the car was rumoured to be $ 2.1 million.It is the second most expensive car in the world after Bugatti Veyron.It uses a Ford v-8 petrol engine which produces 646 hp and the total weight of the car is 1400 kgs (3,086 lbs).Only six cars are built.It is the most exotic looking sports car.The top speed is estimated in excess of 320 km/h.
It is mostly derived from Formula 1 cars technology and the emphasis on the car is done more on weight savings.The car has a top speed of 330 km/h.The engine is of V-8 configuration twin turbo charged with 3.8 l (3,800 cc) displacement.The car accelerates from 0-60 in 3.3 seconds.The car is priced at $ 229,000.
As the name suggests only 77 cars are produced and the limited edition car was priced at $ 1.4 million and becomes the fourth most expensive car in the world.There are still 10 cars left for sale in 2012.The engine is a V-12 with a total of 48 valves and the car uses a special camshaft which is called alloy quad over head cam shaft (Quad means four).The total displacement of the car is 7312 cc. It is the worlds most powerful naturally aspirating engine with a power output of 750 hp.as it is a naturally aspirating engine it doesn’t have turbo charging or super charging.The car has a top speed of 347 km/h.
5.Pagani Zonda Cinque
It is priced at $ 1.9 million making it the third most expensive car.The car has a Carbon-Titanium body and only five are produced and the acceleration from 0-100 km/h (0-60 mph) 3.4 seconds and it has a top speed of 350 km/h.The Mercedes Benz AMG engine used on this car produces 678 hp.The weight of the car is 1,200 kg.
4.Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4
It has a v-12 engine the engine blocks are banked at 60 degree angle and the total displacement of the car is 6,500 cc.The engine produces 700 ps @ 8,250 rpm.It has a fuel tank capacity of 90 litres.It accelerates from 0-60 Mph in 2.9 seconds.The top speed of the car is 350 km/h.The car is priced at $ 379,700.
The Swedish Super car is priced at $ 1.35 million.It is the fifth most expensive car on the list.The 5.0 litre (5,000 cc) displacement V-8 engine with Double Over Head Camshafts produces a massive 1115 hp at 6,900 rpm and the engine has a red line at 7,250 RPM.The car accelerates from 0-60 mph in 2.9 seconds and has a top speed of 418 kilometres per hour.
2.Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
With a price tag of $ 2.2 million it is the world’s most expensive car and also the world’s fastest production car in the world and SSC Tuatara when comes into production can beat Buagtti Veyron in top speed and acceleration.The engine is a specially configured W-16 engine and the total displacement of the car is 8,ooo cc.The engine produces 1,184 hp and the car accelerates from 0-60 mph in 2.6 seconds.The top speed of the car is 431 km/h.
The Shelby Super Cars (SSC) from America is the main competitor for Bugatti Veyron once the previous model of SSC ultimate Aero TT was successful in the mission to dethrone Bugatti Veyron as the fastest production car in the world then Veyron Super sport had arrived and it has out done the SSC ultimate Aero TT.The new Tuatara want to take on the Veyron Grand Sport to become the worlds fastest production car.The car has a projected top speed of 450 Kilometres per hour and accelerates from 0-60 Miles per hour in 2.5 seconds.The engine produces a massive 1350 hp and the engine red line s at 9000 rpm.The price details and the total units of production are not yet known.