Top 20 most expensive cars in the world 2019
20. Ferrari LaFerrari
Price: $1.4 million
The F150, or LaFerrari, is a limited edition hybrid sports car built by the Italian car manufacturer Ferrari. LaFerrari is the first hybrid product manufactured by the Italian car brand, providing the highest power of all Ferrari road cars while reducing fuel consumption by about 41%. Ferrari claims that the car has a top speed above 348 km/h (218 mph), similar to the top speed of the Enzo, but that it is able to accelerate from a stop to 100 km/h (62 mph) in less than 2.4 seconds, 0-200 km/h (0-124 mph) in less than 7 seconds and 0-300 km/h (0-186 mph) in 15 seconds. The car was unveiled at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show and only 498 units were produced.
19. Zenvo TS1 GT
Price: $1.9 million
The Zenvo TS1 GT is a Danish limited edition sports car built by Zenvo Automotive. It was unveiled at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. The car's production is expected to be capped at 5 units per year, which represents an increase over the limited total production of 15 cars of its predecessor TS1. The Zenvo TS1 GT is powered by a 5.8-litre V8 engine.
18. Koenigsegg One
Price: $2 million
The Koenigsegg One:1, Koenigsegg has built six cars in addition to the one presented at the Geneva Motor Show. The car is equipped with a variant of the same 5.0-litre twin-turbo V8 engine with dual turbocharger used in the other Agera versions. It generates a maximum power of 1,360 hp (1,000 kW; 1,341 hp). The gearbox is a 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox, like the one used in other versions of the Agera. The name One:1 comes from the power-to-weight ratio (1,360 PS for 1360 kg) which gives 1 PS for 1 kg of mass. The power of 1,360 PS is equivalent to one megawatt, which, according to Koenigsegg, makes One:1
17. Lamborghini Sesto Elemento
Price: $2.2 million
The Lamborghini Sesto Elemento is a high-performance limited edition racing car produced by the Italian manufacturer Lamborghini. The name Sesto Elemento is a reference to the atomic number of carbon, due to the extensive use of carbon fibre in the car. The Sesto Elemento is equipped with a 6-speed semi-automatic transmission and all-wheel drive, coupled with a 5.2-litre V10 engine borrowed from the Gallardo Superleggera, producing 570 hp (419 kW; 562 hp) and 540 N⋅m (398 lbf⋅ft) of torque. The Lamborghini Sesto Elemento has an acceleration time of 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) of 2.5 seconds, a time of 0-200 km/h (0-124 mph) of 8.0 seconds and a maximum speed exceeding 354 km/h (220 mph).
16. Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta
Price: $2.4 million
Named LaFerrari Aperta, it is the open-top version of the LaFerrari. Initially, 200 cars were sold and nine others were reserved for Ferrari's 70th anniversary celebrations. Another unit was then auctioned off. The Aperta comes with a removable carbon fibre hardtop and a removable canvas roof. Other changes include more efficient powertrain control electronics, tilted radiators to direct air outward along the underbody instead of on the hood, a longer front air dam to help increase downward force, an L-shaped flap on the top corner of each windshield pillar to reduce compression at the rear of the cab in the absence of a roof. The car was unveiled at the Paris 2016 Motor Show. Like the old Ferrari models with an open roof, it uses the Aperta label to indicate its removable roof. According to Ferrari, all units were already pre-sold to customers.
15. Ferrari FXX-K
Price: $2.7 million
The high-performance, limited production tracked daytime car manufactured by the car manufacturer Ferrari in Maranello, Italy The Ferrari FXX K . The hybrid engine used in the FXX-K has a total power of 1,050 hp (772 kW; 1,036 hp) and more than 900 N⋅m (664 lb⋅ft), of which 860 hp (633 kW; 848 hp) are supplied by the V12 ICE and 190 hp (140 kW; 187 hp) by the electric motor. The V12 engine has been set for track use as well as the HY-KERS system. With a dry weight of 1,165 kg (2,568 lbs.), the FXX-K generates a tensile force of 540 kg (1,190 lbs.) at 200 km/h (124 mph). The car has a top speed of 349 km/h (217 mph).
14. Bugatti Chiron
Price: $2.7 million
The Bugatti Chiron is a two-seater sports car with an intermediate engine developed and manufactured in Molsheim, France, by the French car manufacturer Bugatti Automobiles. Chiron was first presented at the Geneva Motor Show on March 1, 2016. The car is based on the Bugatti Vision Gran Turismo concept car. The main component of the Veyron is the W16 engine with four 7,993 cm3 (8.0 L) turbochargers. The Chiron uses a carbon fibre body structure, independent suspension and Haldex all-wheel drive system. The carbon fibre body has a rigidity of 50,000 Nm per degree. Chiron can accelerate from 0-97 km/h (0-60 mph) in 2.4 seconds according to the manufacturer, 0-200 km/h (0-124 mph) in 6.5 seconds and 0-300 km/h (0-186 mph) in 13.6 seconds. The maximum speed of the Chiron is electronically limited to 420 km/h (261 mph).
13. Mercedes-AMG One
Price: $2.72 million
The Mercedes-AMG One is a limited production plug-in hybrid sports car manufactured by Mercedes-AMG, featuring Formula 1 derived technology. It was unveiled at the 2017 International Motor Show in Germany. Mercedes-AMG received orders for four times the production quantity, producing 275 units. The car is equipped with five engines with different functions: an internal combustion engine (ICE) and four electric motors. The powertrain has a power output of 775 to 918 kW (1,054 to 1,248 hp; 1,039 to 1,231 hp) thanks to a hybrid transmission that shares many characteristics with modern Formula 1 cars.
12. Pagani Huayra BC
Price: $2.8 million
The Pagani Huayra BC is a track version of the Huayra that was unveiled at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. Huayra BC is named after the late Benny Caiola, a friend of Horacio Pagani and the first Pagani customer. The Huayra BC has an improved version of the standard Huayra 6.0L V12 twin-turbo V12 engine, with 755 hp (555 kW; 745 hp) and 1,100 hp (811 lbf⋅ft). The Huayra BC uses a brand new 7-speed Xtrac sequential manual transmission. Pagani opted for a single clutch transmission because it weighs 40% less than dual clutch transmissions. The 20 units of the Huayra BC coupe have been sold.
11. Ferrari Pininfarina Sergio
Price: $3 million
The Pininfarina Sergio is a concept car produced by the Italian car designer Pininfarina. It was presented at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. The car is a barchetta built in coach that is based on the mechanical bases of the Ferrari 458 Spider. Inspired by the 1965 Ferrari Dino prototype, which was Ferrari's first solo project by Sergio Pininfarina, as well as the Mythos and Modulo concept cars, the car's design is a simple open-top car that displays design purity through the use of simple and sensual elements. Weight reduction and the incorporation of unique aerodynamic design elements allow the car to accelerate from 0 to 62 mph (100 km/h) in 3.4 seconds.
10. Aston Martin Valkyrie
Price: $3.2 million
The Aston Martin Valkyrie (also known by its code names AM-RB 001 and Nebula) is a limited production electric hybrid sports car built in collaboration with British automaker Aston Martin, Red Bull Racing and several other manufacturers. The sports car is the result of a collaboration between Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing to develop a track car that is fully usable and pleasant as a road car. Car manufacturers claim the title of the fastest legal car in the world for this.
9. Bugatti Veyron
Price: $3.3 million
The Bugatti Veyron EB 16.4 is a sports car with a central engine, designed and developed in Germany by the Volkswagen Group and manufactured in Molsheim, France, by the French car manufacturer Bugatti. It owes its name to pilot Pierre Veyron. The original version has a maximum speed of 407 km/h (253 mph). The Super Sport version of the Veyron is recognized by Guinness World Records as the fastest legal production car in the world, with a top speed of 431,072 km/h (267,856 mph). The Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse was the fastest roadster in the world.
8. Lykan Hypersport
Price: $3.4 million
The Lykan Hypersport is a limited production Lebanese sports car manufactured by W Motors, a company based in the United Arab Emirates, founded in 2012 in Lebanon with the collaboration of Lebanese and Italian engineers. It is the first sports car designed and produced locally in the Middle East. The car's production was limited to a planned total of only seven units. At $3.4 million, the Lykan HyperSport was the third most expensive production car at the time of production. The HyperSport is the first car to have headlights with integrated jewellery; they contain titanium LED blades with 420 diamonds (15cts). The car also uses a holographic display system on the centre console with interactive motion functions, as well as gold stitching on the seats.
7. McLaren P1 LM
Price: $3.6 million
McLaren P1 LM is a derivative of P1 GTR. In order to convert the cars to the P1 LM specification, Lanzante Motorsport made hardware modifications to the powertrain (to increase output power), used a modified rear wing and larger front separator, and dive plans (to improve descent effort), removed the air cylinder system and installed Inconel catalytic converter pipes and collectors, light coolers, Lexan windows, lightweight seats (identical to those used on the F1 GTR) and a titanium exhaust, screws and fasteners (to save weight). The maximum speed is limited to 345 km/h (214 mph). Five LM P1s have been sold and the sixth, the prototype LM P1 called XP1 LM, has been retained and is now used for the development and testing of future models.
6. Lamborghini Veneno Roadster
Price: $4.5 million
The Lamborghini Veneno Roadster was unveiled on the Italian aircraft carrier Cavour moored in Abu Dhabi's Mina Zayed port in 2014, followed by the Las Vegas 2014 consumer electronics show. The performance of the roadster remains identical to that of the coupe, with the roadster being 50 kg (110.2 lb) heavier than its coupe counterpart due to the chassis reinforcement elements. Only nine units of the roadster were produced, all already sold.
5. Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita
Price: $4.8 million
The Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita is a limited edition of the Koenigsegg CCXR with a diamond woven carbon fiber finish. Trevita is an abbreviation in Swedish and means "three whites". It is equipped with the Koenigsegg Shimmering Diamond Weave bodywork, a two-stage carbon fibre rear spoiler, an inconel exhaust system, ceramic carbon brakes with ABS, airbags, F1 paddle shifter, chrono handset, infotainment system, tire monitoring system and hydraulic lifting system.
4. Bugatti Divo
Price: $5.8 million
The Bugatti Divo is a sports car with a central engine, developed and manufactured by Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S. It bears the name of the French driver Albert Divo, who ran for Bugatti in the 1920s winning the Targa Florio race twice. The car is inspired by the Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic and the Bugatti Vision Gran Turismo concept in terms of design and performance on the track. The car includes a redesigned exhaust system with four exhaust pipes, a fixed 1.8-metre wide rear fender (23% wider than the Chiron's retractable fender), a NACA duct on the roof that channels air to the rear of the car on a central wing and finally to the rear wing, a large front deflector on the chin, a thinner side skirt, wider front air intakes, new headlights and taillights, a cooling port in the front part for improved cooling and cooling holes in the radiator hood, wheel vents for brake cooling.
3. Mercedes Benz Maybach Exelero
Price: $8 million
The Maybach Exelero is a unique high-performance sports car from the German manufacturer Maybach-Motorenbau GmbH, a subsidiary of DaimlerChrysler. The Exelero has been commissioned by Fulda, a German subsidiary of Goodyear, to test its new range of Carat Exelero tires. In collaboration with Maybach, the initial design of the Exelero was to be influenced by the Maybach SW 38 and built on the platform of the Maybach 57. Fulda also stipulated that the car must be able to reach speeds above 350 km/h (217 mph) so that the physical limits of Exelero tires can be tested. The Exelero is powered by a dual turbocharged V12 engine manufactured by Maybach
2. Rolls-Royce Sweptail
Price: $12.8 million
The Rolls-Royce Sweptail is a one-off large luxury car made in the United Kingdom by Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. At the time of its May 2017 debut at the yearly Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este event it was the most expensive new automobile in the world, costing around $12.8 million, surpassing the Bugatti Chiron, which costs around $2.8 million. In 2019 the Sweptail was in turn overtaken as the world’s most expensive car by La Voiture Noire, also made by Bugatti. The Rolls-Royce Sweptail is hand-built, and inspired by coachbuilding of the 1920s and 1930s. The Sweptail was commissioned bespoke in 2013 as a one-off automobile, at the request of a super-yacht and aircraft specialist who had a unique idea in mind.
1. Bugatti La Voiture Noire
Price: $18.9 million
The Bugatti La Voiture Noire is a luxury prototype supercar built by Bugatti Automobiles. It was unveiled at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, in tribute to the history of the brand, and to the 110th anniversary of its founding in 1909 by Ettore Bugatti. Based on the Chiron, the design of the car harkens back to the Type 57 SC Atlantic and is a celebration of the company’s distinctive design history. The La Voiture Noire is powered by the same 8.0-litre quad turbocharged W16 engine from the Chiron having the same power output figures but the 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox and the all-wheel-drive system are heavily revised in order to allow for a more relaxed driving experience. Softer dampers and a revised chassis contribute to the factor. The car has six exhaust pipes. The car was sold for a price of $18.9 million, making it the most expensive car built to date.