American supercars have been famous for all good reasons. People around the world love them for their looks and features, altogether. Here is a list of supercars which you need to know for sure. Checkout!
Have you been thinking of exotic supercars?
Well, automakers big and small based in the United States have turned out with most amazing creations. Have a sneak peek at the top 6 cars which you cannot afford to miss at any cost.
This one is an Italian supercar which was manufactured by Lamborghini when it was owned by Chrysler. Being the first raging bull–badged vehicle this one surpassed the 200 mph barrier. In addition to this, in the second iteration it became the first all-wheel drive to cope with ferocious levels of power.
It differentiates from the original GT40, which inspired this car, and it was built from the start to be a road-going supercar. Basically, it was built with an aim, which remains constant, i.e. it had to surpass the benchmark set by Ferrari. Having the supercharged 5.4-liter V8 engine it offers 550 hp, a 0-60 mph time of 3.9 seconds, and 205 mph top speed. Isn’t that amazing?
The SCC Ultimate Aero
Back in the year 2007, this car made global headlines when its launch overtook the Bugatti Veyron. Do you know it became the world’s fastest production car and it attained a Guinness-verified speed record of 256.14 mph?
Plus, this supercar includes a twin-turbocharged Chevy V8 engine, which made it steal away Bugatti’s record.
The Saleen S7
This one has been heading back into very limited production. It has been popular for almost a decade now. Being famous with the title of the first true American mid-engine supercar, it has been the latest in a long line of supercars with an American helping hand.
The DeTomaso Pantera
Though this one has been built in Italy, yet it was designed by an American, Tom Tjaarda. Having American horsepower in the Ford V8 block shape this one was imported directly into the U.S. by Ford. It was then sold to Mercury dealerships and ironed out to rule out all the Italian-built cars of the era. Here it is worth noticing that due to Ford’s direct involvement, the Pantera turned out into a genuinely good car with features sufficient enough to challenge big brands such as Ferrari and Lamborghini.
The Hennessey Venom GT
It would be unfair to list out supercars and not list this one. Reason being, among the finest U.S. performance cars, Venom is the one to meet crash testing regulations. However, all the other elements of this car are 100 percent American mechanical know-how.
Carrying a twin turbo V8 engine, it is capable of outputting 1,415 hp. Moreover, the Spyder version is currently the world’s fastest open-top street-legal car. It consists of a set a top speed of 265.6 mph.
So, these were top 6 American supercars which you need to know.
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