Cars and guys go together like croissants go with the French. Me being a guy, there is nothing better than a mini red convertible and a long stretch of road...wait, what about speed?

Worlds Fastest Cars

10. Porsche Carrera GT


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Price: $414,800 USD
Weight: 3042 lb
Top Speed: 205 mph
0-60 mph: 3.5 seconds
The prototype engine for the GT was first built as a secret project for the FootWork Formula One team in 1992. Don't worry, the Carrera in your neighbors garage probably isn't this one, another street-legal version was developed based on this design. This sleek little car only had 1,270 ever produced.

9. Lamborghini Murcielago LP 640


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Price: $430,000
Weight: 3,638 lb
Top Speed: 222 mph
0-62 mph: 3.5 sec
Doesn't this bad boy look like it was truly made for power? You betcha'! The 6.5L engine makes 631 hp/471 kW. The name Murcielago comes from the Spanish name for "bat". It's a fitting name considering that it does look like a bat with its doors open.

8. Pagani Zonda F


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Price: $741,000
Weight: 2712 lb
Top Speed: 215 mph
0-60 mph: 3.5
Only 25 of the Zonda F model were ever made. None of them would ever become road-legal in the United States.

7. Jaguar XJ220


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Price: $345,000
Weight: 3,439 lb
Top Speed: 217 mph
0-60 mph: 4.0
The XJ220 was born from a small club of Jaguar employees who met to work on cars as a hobby. This club was dubbed "The Saturday Club" because the group members would meet and work on their projects after work and on weekends.

6. Ferrari Enzo


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Price: $643,330
Weight: 3009 lb
Top Speed: 227 mph
0-60 mph: 3.14 sec
Ferrari Enzo is named after the founder and creator of Ferrari, Mr. Enzo Ferrari.

5. McLaren F1


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Price: $970,000
Weight: 2,513 lb
Top Speed: 243 mph
0-60 mph: 3.2 sec
Only 106 cars of the F1 were ever created. Of those 106, 64 are street-legal. Also the F1 comes standard with no airbags.

4. Saleen S7 Twin-Turbo


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Price: $585,296
Weight: 2,950 lb
Top Speed: 248 mph
0-60 mph: 3.2 sec
At 160 mph this car creates an equal down force. This means that in theory at that speed, the Saleen S7 would be able to drive upside down! If you didn't think the S7 could get any faster, read on. In 2006 Saleen offered S7 buyers an extra package to improve aero dynamics, suspension, and a 33% increase in power.

3. Koenigsegg CCX


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Price: $695,000
Weight: 2601 lb
Top Speed: 259 mph
0-62 mph: 3.2
Another version of this car, the Koenigsegg CCXR, was created to run on biofuels. This different fuel gives the CCXR 25% more power than the CCX

2. Bugatti Veyron


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Price: $1,444,000
Weight: 4,160 lb
Top Speed: 2.5 secs
0-60 mph: 253 mph
Although this is no longer the fastest car in the world, it still remains as one of the most expensive vehicles. Another interesting fact is that the Veyron contains ten radiators, there is even one for the spoiler!

1. SSC Ultimate Aero


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Price: $620,000
Weight: 2,750 lb
Top Speed: 257 mph
0-60 mph: 2.7 sec
The Ultimate Aero broke the world record for top speed in West Richland, Virginia on September 13, 2007. The prototype of this beast, created in 2004, was built with a supercharged Corvette ZR1 engine. It was sold in an auction in 2008 only for an estimated $172,000 USD.