Dream cars are the most expensive cars in the world and come with some of the biggest price tags. When it comes to high-end tech hyper cars, a few specific companies come to mind: Bugatti, Ferrari, Koenigsegg, and Pagani, among others. These manufacturers have pasted themselves as the top dogs in the supercar and hyper car space, extending to their wealthiest clientele the fastest, rarest, prettiest, and in this case, most expensive cars in the World.
But to find out which of these unattainable-to-most vehicles is the priciest, we’ve scoured the internet and uncovered nearly 10 all worth $1 million or more. This group includes hybrid Ferrari convertibles, an American speed king, and even a one-of-a-kind Rolls-Royce built for royalty.
Note: The prices listed here are the price of the vehicles that were brand new. So, we’re not including auction cars like the Ferrari 250 GTO or overpriced second-hand sales.
List of the Most Expensive Cars in the World
Here is the list of the most expensive cars in the world goes:
- Rolls-Royce Boat Tail
- Bugatti La Voiture Noire
- Pagani Zonda HP Barchetta
- SP Automotive Chaos
- Rolls-Royce Sweptail
- Bugatti Centodieci
- Mercedes-Maybach Exelero
- Pagani Huayra Codalunga
- Bugatti Divo
- Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+
- Pagani Imola
- Bugatti Mistral
- Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita
- Bugatti Bolide
- Gordon Murray T.50s
- Lamborghini Veneno
- Koenigsegg CC850
- Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport
- Lamborghini Sian
- Aspark Owl
- Pagani Huayra BC Roadster
- McLaren P1 LM
- McLaren Solus
- W Motors Lykan Hyper Sport
- Aston Martin Valkyrie
- Gordon Murray T.50
- Ferrari Pininfarina Sergio
- Koenigsegg Jesko
- Hennessey Venom F5 Roadster
- Aston Martin Victor
- Mercedes AMG one
- Ferrari FXX K Evo
- Koenigsegg Agera Rs
- Lamborghini Countach LPI 800-4
- Pagani Utopia
- Ferrari F60 America
- Pininfarina Battista
- Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
- Koenigsegg CCXR
- Aston Martin Vulcan
- Delage D12
- McLaren Speed Tail
- Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta
- Lotus Evija
- Hennessey Venom F5
- Koenigsegg One:1
- Zenvo TSR-S
- Aston Martin One-77
- Pagani Huayra
- Ferrari LaFerrari
1. Rolls-Royce Boat Tail
A supercar with both quality and quantity is one of the most expensive cars in the world. Rolls-Royce Boat Tail has a unique coach-build design with a stunning framework.
As the name suggests, it has the features of a 1932 Boat Tail and a J-Class yacht. Rolls-Royce Boat Tail has 563 horsepower with a 6.75-liter twin-turbo V12 engine and is introduce as Italy’s Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este in 2021.
2. Bugatti La Voiture Noire
The French supercar manufacturer, Bugatti, introduced one of the most expensive cars in the world with a minimalist design. Instead of giving it a unique design and name, Bugatti sticks to making it minimal with simplicity and class, hence the name La Voiture Noire meaning The Black Car.
It has a carbon-fiber shell with 1500 horsepower and a quad-turbo W16 8.10L engine. La Voiture Noire produces an acceleration of 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) in 2.4 seconds and 260 mph (420 km/h) top speed.
3. Pagani Zonda HP Barchetta
Pagani automobile house introduced its first hyper car, the Pagani Zonda, one of the most expensive cars in the world. Because of its boat-like built design, it is known as Pagani Zonda HP Barchetta, meaning ‘little boat’ in Italian.
The acceleration is 0-60 mph or 0-100 km/h in 3.4 seconds with 220 miles per hour (355 km/h) top speed. It is 21 inches tall (0.5 meters) and has a minimized windshield with a unique design.
4. SP Automotive Chaos
The Greek automobile company Spyros Panopoulos launched the most expensive cars in the world with advanced materials. This unique design has been making a lot of conversation in the market.
The base Earth Version model has 2,048 horsepower. However, it reaches 3,065 horsepower with a quad-turbo V-10 engine with the zero-gravity variant. The acceleration goes to 62 mph (100 km/h) in 1.55 seconds and a quarter mile in 7.5 seconds.
5. Rolls-Royce Sweptail
Rolls-Royce Sweptail is not just a supercar but a fan-loving version. It is formulate by the special demand of its fanatics and is known as one of the most expensive cars in the world. It is truly a unique and quality model.
The design is what makes it unique, an old-fashioned built with the glamour of the 30s. It looks like the silhouette model of Rolls-Royce with a combination of technology and innovation.
6. Bugatti Centodieci
The car has only 10 manufacturers one of which is bought by Christiano Ronaldo, the famous football player, Bugatti Centodieci lives up to the mark. This car is not just known for its luxurious looks but also for its performance.
It has the quickest acceleration with a 1577-hp quad-turbo W-16. Bugatti produces an acceleration of 0-62 mph (or just over 0-100 km/h) in 2.4 seconds and 236 mph, or 379 km/h top speed.
7. Mercedes-Maybach Exelero
Mercedes-Maybach Exelero is well-known for its commendable tires and is on the list of one of the most expensive cars in the world. The tires of this car are by Fulda, a German tire company.
With 690 horsepower it has a twin-turbo V-12 and 752 lb-ft of torque. These unique features are what make it brilliant in speed and power. Besides, this also benefits the road presence.
8. Pagani Huayra Codalunga
A car was design after two Pagani collectors communicated and came up with a unique automobile design with the look of 1960s race cars. Pagani Huayra Codalunga is one of the most expensive cars in the world and has an iconic long-tail design.
The car is set for example of an old-fashioned built car with modern and top-notch technology. It has a V-12 engine that produces an 828-horsepower. One of the reasons why Pagani tops the chart is because it knows what the customer wants and designs accordingly.
9. Bugatti Divo
With the resemblance to Bugatti Chiron, the new Bugatti Divo have a lot of similar features. However, the difference is the more exclusive and more exotic look of the Divo. It comes in the list of the most expensive cars in the world.
With a total of 40 Divo’s produced, it has a new dorsal fin, increased speed with a lighter frame, and better suspension. It has 1500 horsepower with an 8.0L W-16 engine with 4 turbochargers. The acceleration is over 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) in 2.4 seconds.
10. Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+
The Chiron model is not known only for its speed and performance, but the build is what makes it more appealing and one of a kind. This beauty is indeed one of the most expensive cars in the world.
Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+ has an acceleration of 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) in 2.4 seconds and 300 mph, or 483 km/h top speed. Moreover, it has a stunning infotainment system that supports Android products as well as Apple products.
11. Pagani Imola
Considered a beast, Pagani Imola is crossing the bars by being an excellent performer and one of the most expensive cars in the world. It has 800 horsepower with a front splitter, a giant new fixed wing, and a diffuser that puts the power altogether. Besides, it only has five running units produced.
12. Bugatti Mistral
As we speak, Bugatti never disappoints when it comes to hypercar build and performance. Always on the list of the most expensive cars in the world, it also offers great speed and power.
With the Bugatti W-16 engine, it has a 261 mph (240 km/h) top speed. It is definitely in the race of becoming the fastest open-top production car in the world.
13. Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita
Details are what Koenigsegg seeks. Moreover, when we are talking about the CCXR model, it is all about the design and detailed features. Being one of the most expensive cars in the world, Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita is an excellent hypercar.
It has features like a white diamond carbon fiber finish that makes it unique and appealing. Besides, they only launched two models of this version and one of them is own by Floyd Mayweather, the boxing champion.
14. Bugatti Bolide
Concept cars are built to do experiments with and get any kind of result. Bugatti Bolide was a concept hypercar that turned out to be one of a kind. The most expensive cars in the world with extreme power are what Bugatti produces.
It has a downforce design to keep the tires firm and make a stunning noise while driving. With 1,578 horsepower, it promises excellent performance and speed. Besides, its sleek design is something that always catches the eye.
15. Gordon Murray T.50s
Gordan Murray is one of the most expensive cars in the world and with Niki Lauda’s name, it is mandatory to make a statement. The Gordon Murray T.50s model is one of a kind with excellent performance.
It adds up to approx. 75 horsepower with a decrease of 200 pounds from the T.50 model. Only 25 of these models are manufactured by the company. It offers a V-12 engine with 725 horsepower at its feet and approx. 12,100 rpm.
16. Lamborghini Veneno
Lamborghini supercars are one of the most expensive cars in the world and are solely known for their excellent build. They launched the amazing car Lamborghini Veneno on their 50th anniversary.
A prototype designed for racing on the roads, Veneno is an Aventador-based model. It has nine open-top Roadsters and four Veneno Coupes. The high-class performance of this hypercar is what makes it unique.
17. Koenigsegg CC850
For the 20th anniversary celebration of the Koenigsegg brand, they introduced the new powerful and one of the most expensive cars in the world, the Koenigsegg CC850.
It has excellent performance with 1,385 horsepower and a 5.0L V-8 engine. A unique Engage Shift System (ESS) is what makes it stand out. Besides, Koenigsegg CC850 has a six-speed manual, nine-speed automatic, foot-operated clutch, and a gated shifter layout.
18. Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport
With so much complexity and quality build, Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport is one fine hypercar. It has gathered the most excellent engineering unit and has a 60–unit production. It is lighter than another Bugatti’s and is nimbler. With a such graceful look, it has a greater strength and performance quality.
19. Lamborghini Sian
The Lamborghini Sian is one of the most expensive cars in the world and means ‘lightbolt’ in the Bolognese dialect. With only 63 models made and sold, this super hybrid car is excellent in speed and performance.
It is customizable and has a carbon fiber body with various colors available. Lamborghini Sian has a 217-mph top speed and acceleration of 0 – 60 mph in less than 2.8 seconds. Its unique build and amazing power make it stand out from other cars.
20. Aspark Owl
The new Aspark Owl is famous for its outstanding performance and builds quality. Being one of the most expensive cars in the world, it does a great job with internal combustion engines.
Aspark Owl is known as one of the most advanced and modern vehicles with excellent features. It delivers 2,012 horsepower have an acceleration of 60 mph in less than 1.7 seconds. Aspark also has 4 permanent magnet synchronous motors and a low-slung roof.
21. Pagani Huayra BC Roadster
A model more similar to Huayra and familiar to the next-generation Pagani, Pagani Huayra BC Roadster is one of the most expensive cars in the world. Its build quality is what makes it unique.
It has 791 horsepower with an AMG-sourced 6.0L V-12 engine and 774 lb-ft of torque. An open roof design has 40 units and is something that makes it stand out among other Pagani.
22. McLaren P1 LM
McLaren introduced a car in 2015, called P1 GTR. It is well-known for its racetrack performance and builds design. However, it was only a racetrack model and does not travel on roads.
Later, McLaren modified the model with more features and a road-friendly build and called it McLaren P1 LM. It is one of the most expensive cars in the world with 789 horsepower.
23. McLaren Solus
McLaren being the ultimate F1 racing car, provides the same experience as racing cars. The road build has a unique design and features which makes it one of a kind. Moreover, it usually comes under the list of the most expensive cars in the world.
McLaren Solus has a HANS device, a custom-tailored helmet, a single-seat cockpit, and a steering wheel with fingertip control. It is also known as the ‘track demon.’
24. W Motors Lykan Hyper Sport
The W Motors Lykan HyperSport is not just a basic car, it is a beast car. With so many features that one can count; it comes under the list of most expensive cars in the world. Lykan HyperSport has only 7 cars in the market.
This car is solely known for its amazing build and design which makes it a modern choice. Lykan HyperSport also appeared in Furious 7 and Superbowl. The Arab company will not disappoint when it comes to the performance of this car.
25. Aston Martin Valkyrie
Aston Martin is known for its super hybrid cars that have amazing performance. It also comes under the list of the most expensive cars in the world. However, the speed and build quality are something that beats other cars and make Aston Martin stand out.
The Aston Martin Valkyrie has great performance with 1,160 horsepower (865 kilowatts) with a Cosworth-sourced 6.5-liter V12. It has a 664 pound-feet (900 Newton-meters) of torque with 200 miles per hour (321 kilometers per hour) top speed.
26. Gordon Murray T.50
Gordon Murray T.50 is a car specially made in honor of the well-known engineer of McLaren, Gordan Murray. It is supposed to make 100 cars for roads and 25 cars for tracks. Gordon Murray T.50 is one of the most expensive cars in the world.
Murray said that this car is “a bookend to the story of ultrafast internal-combustion cars.” It has a powerful naturally-aspirated V-12 engine, a six-speed manual gearbox, and a three-seat layout. Besides, it has a 220 mph (354 km/h) top speed.
27. Ferrari Pininfarina Sergio
The Ferrari Pininfarina Sergio is indeed one of the most expensive cars in the world with only 7 cars produced. It is made in the honor of Sergio Pininfarina’s 60th anniversary of working with Ferrari.
It is one of a kind and has an excellent performance. With the resemblance of Ferrari Dino, it has a naturally aspirated 4,497 cc V8 engine. It has an aerodynamic design which makes it look eye appealing and gives enough space to breathe.
28. Koenigsegg Jesko
Along with being the most expensive cars in the world, Koenigsegg Jesko is also the fastest supercar in the world in 2023. The Swedish auto manufacturer, Koenigsegg is known for making the most powerful and best-performance cars.
Jesko has a nine-speed transmission and an overwhelmingly powerful 1280-hp V-8. It has 330 mph (or 531 km/h) of top speed and despite being the fastest car, it has rear-wheel steering which helps the driver to take proper control of the car.
29. Hennessey Venom F5 Roadster
The US-based manufacturer, Hennessey, is solely known for its beast-like performance and unique build. With Hennessey Venom F5 Roadster, this brand releases one of the most expensive cars in the world.
Venom F5 Roadster has a solid build with an open roof option. Its unique design is what makes it stand out. Besides, the performance is top-notch, and the speed is incredible.
30. Aston Martin Victor
A perfect example of quality and looks is Aston Martin Victor. Being one of the most expensive cars in the world, it is made up of a prototype Aston Martin One-77. It is one of a kind vehicle that has perfect performance, speed, quality, and build.
It has approx. 77 units and is built in the honor of Victor Gauntlett, who made the company grow through bad phases. This hypercar is something that never goes out of fashion and always tops the list of the most powerful hypercars.
31. Mercedes AMG One
The long-awaited 1000-hp F1-derived plug-in-hybrid drivetrain, Mercedes AMG One is in the market now. One of the most expensive cars in the world, AMG One does not disappoint you when it comes to the power, speed, and road presence.
It has an acceleration of 0-120 mph (0-200 km/h) in 6 seconds and is a 1.6-L V6 hybrid petrol model. The specification promises a speed of approx. 350 kilometers per hour (217 miles per hour).
32. Ferrari FXX K Evo
The Italian supercar brand Ferrari never upsets us when it comes to hypercars with high power. Staying ahead of what’s already produce is what Ferrari believes in.
Ferrari FXX K Evo is a production of LaFerrari and has reworked aerodynamics and suspension which handles the force with 75% more downforce. The unique supercar is on the list of one of the most expensive cars in the world.
33. Koenigsegg Agera RS
Koenigsegg Agera RS is the world’s fastest production car and is on the list of the most expensive cars in the world. Every detail and design is solely for its high performance and speed.
It has 27 units produced with 1341 horsepower and 277.87 mph (447.19 km/h) with A 5.0L V-8 engine. Koenigsegg Agera RS topped the competition of its predecessor and made it to the top.
34. Lamborghini Countach LPI 800-4
A car specifically designed to celebrate the golden jubilee of the same iconic car model, Lamborghini Countach LPI 800-4, is one of the most expensive cars in the world. A design solely based on future perspective; this car is what seeks the supercar design.
The Lamborghini produced approx. 112 of these car models. With the electrification feature, Countach is a stunning car. Its eye-appealing build and framework are what make it unique.
35. Pagani Utopia
The Pagani is well-known for its modern structure and is one of the most expensive cars in the world. There is a manual transmission available for its unique rear-wheel drive layout.
The best thing about Pagani Utopia is that it has a 6.0L V-12 Mercedes-AMG-sourced engine and pushes out 852 ponies. With lightweight bodywork with 2,822 pounds, it has a Carbo-Titanium core. Because of this special engine, has the power-to-weight ratio benefit.
36. Ferrari F60 America
The Ferrari F60 America is one of the rarest vehicles and most expensive cars in the World (apart from some of the one-offs). The Italian supercar maker constructed just 10 examples of the topless F12 Berlinetta in 2014 to celebrate 60 years of selling vehicles in America.
Powered by a 6.3-liter V12 that produces 730 horsepower (544 kilowatts) and 509 pound-feet (690 Newton-meters), the Ferrari F60 America could run 60 miles per hour in just 3.1 seconds. Of course, this rare supercar does not come cheap – each example costs $2.5 million when new.
37. Pininfarina Battista
In 2019, Pininfarina dazzled us all with the announcement of a high-end hypercar dubbed “Battista,” called after the company’s founder. The Battista’s full reveal appeared in March of that same year at the Geneva Motor Show, complete with 1,827 fully electric horses (1,362 kilowatts) and a speed of 0-60 mile-per-hour time of under 2.0 seconds.
Although we have not seen any full production versions yet, the company assures a limited run of 150 examples for $2.5 million each.
38. Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
Bugatti is indeed one of the most expensive cars in the world and is well-known for its speed and built design. They are always focusing on making their cars more luxurious and exclusive with super high performance.
The Bugatti Veyron Super Sport version is known for its aesthetic built with 1,184 horsepower and 8.0L quad-turbocharged W-16 engine. In 2010, this beauty also broke the speed record with an increase of 267.856 mph (431.072 km/h).
39. Koenigsegg CCXR
Koenigsegg does not produce just the most expensive cars in the world but is also known for its record-breaking speed. The CCX model has a 4.7L twin-turbo V-8 and continues to grow in further models.
Moreover, CCXR is famous for its speed and eco-friendly performance with the use of ethanol blends. It is the first company to use a method such as ethanol blends to increase performance in a better way.
40. Aston Martin Vulcan
At a such high price, comes a car that can only be driven on racetracks. Aston Martin Vulcan is solely designed for racetracks and not for roads. Moreover, there are only 24 Vulcans built by Aston Martin and is one of the most expensive cars in the world.
You have to be a lucky person to buy one. However, companies like Britain-based RML are legally capable of building this car in a way that prefers roads as well. But it is mainly known for its racetrack abilities and high power.
41. Delage D12
The French brand Delage was founded in 1905 and produced some stunning powerful cars. However, in 1953, they decided to shut the company. But, because of the highest demand and reliability, they started making cars again in 2019.
With that, Delage started building a hybrid supercar, Delage D12, with a central driving position. Mated to a 110-horsepower electric motor, it has a 990-horsepower 7.6L V-12 engine that makes it an impressive automobile. It is listed on one of the most expensive cars in the world.
42. McLaren Speed Tail
The McLaren Speedtail is the British supercar brand’s most active vehicle ever. Period. With 1,055 horsepower (787 kilowatts) and 848 pound-feet (1,150 Newton-meters) gift of a hybridized twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8, the Speedtail tops out at 250 miles per hour (402 kilometres per hour).
The cost for the fastest McLaren ever is a neat $2,240,000, although, the Speed Tail is not legal in the US and all of their productions are accounted for.
43. Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta
After the limited quantity of the LaFerrari coupe ended in 2016, Ferrari proclaimed a roofless version of the lauded hyper car, dubbed the Aperta. It is one of the most expensive cars in the world.
The LaFerrari Aperta was even more expensive and rarer than the coupe, with just 210 examples produced between 2016 and 2018. And this version was pricier than the earlier fixed-roof model, too, for $2.2 million each.
44. Lotus Evija
The seven-time Formula 1 champion, team Lotus is always the best choice for expensive and powerful cars. With the new battery-electric technology, Lotus Evija is one of a kind. The design of this car is unique as it is built EV and in-house designed.
It is one of the most powerful production vehicles in the world with approx. 2,000 horsepower. Evija has 130 units attached and is customizable as per the buyer’s choice and is in the list of most expensive cars in the world.
45. Hennessey Venom F5
Hennessey finally removed the wraps off of its production Venom F5 back in December. Powered by a twin-turbocharged 6.6-liter V8, the corporation touts 1,817 horsepower (1,354 kilowatts), 1,193 pound-feet (1,617 Newton-meters), and a record-shattering top pace of 311 miles per hour (500 kilometers per hour) – although, we will have to see it to believe it.
The price for all that production is a steep $2.1 million, and deliveries are expected to kick off anytime this year. Venom is indeed one of the most expensive cars in the world.
46. Koenigsegg One:1
Koenigsegg’s first so-called “Mega car,” the One:1, was launched at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. It was an even quicker follow-up to the Regera, and although it operated on the same twin-turbocharged 5.0-liter V8, the One:1 now tapped out 1,341 horsepower and 1,011 pound-feet.
All that power gave it the ability to run at a top speed of 273 miles per hour. Naturally, all that momentum came at a cost – the Koenigsegg One:1 cost $2.0 million when new.
47. Zenvo TSR-S
You may or may not have listened about the next car on this list, the Zenvo TSR-S. It debuted early in 2020 as a follow-up to the infamous ST1, sporting carbon fiber wheels, a wild flexible rear wing, and a flat-plane 5.8-liter V8 with two superchargers.
The total yield for the TSR-S is listed at 1,177 horsepower (878 kilowatts), while the company estimates this car will run 60 miles per hour in just 2.8 seconds. Zenvo plans to create just five cars per year for €1.45 million – or about $1.63M in US dollars.
48. Aston Martin One-77
The creation of the pretty Aston Martin One-77 lasted just four years, from 2009 to 2012 and is one of the most expensive cars in the world. And in that timeframe, the company only paddled out 77 examples (as its name suggests) to some very lucky – and very rich – clients.
For $1.4 million when new, the One-77 is one of the most expensive creations of Aston Martin models ever. Powered by a 7.3-liter Cosworth V12, the One-77 produced 750 horsepower (559 kilowatts) and could run 60 miles per hour in just 3.5 seconds.
49. Pagani Huayra
Inarguably this is one of the prettiest cars on this list. The Pagani Huayra cost a neat $1.4 million when new. Like the LaFerrari, Pagani built the Huayra in very limited numbers. The company hand-constructed just 100 units of the model between 2012 and 2018.
Also, with extra 20 versions of the BC model (which makes our list further down) between 2017 and 2019. Powering each model was a Mercedes-AMG V12 capable of 720 horsepower (537 kilowatts). This car is truly among the most expensive cars in the World.
50. Ferrari LaFerrari
At $1.4 million new, the Ferrari LaFerrari is one of the most affordable high-end supercars on this list. It’s a bargain deal compared to the most expensive vehicle here.
Debuting in 2013 with 950 hybrid horses (708 kilowatts) and a top pace of around 220 miles per hour (354 kilometers per hour), this is still Ferrari’s fastest and most powerful production car model to date. The company built just 499 examples of this model between 2013 and 2016.