We’ve all heard the terms sports car and supercar but what in the world is a hypercar? Don’t worry, we’ll give you a short crash course in the new classification before bringing you 5 Hypercars That Will Take Your Breath Away.
Hypercars are aerodynamically sound vehicles built with speed and performance in mind. However the real magic in the definition comes from the fact that these hypercars are also hybrids. Ouch! We just felt the car purists cringe at that phrase.
You read correctly, these cars are born with efficiency in mind at all times. It also means that these vehicles are extremely expensive and in some cases, pretty much unattainable. Another couple of amazing aspects to hypercars is that their popularity and design will totally take your breath away.
So, without further delay, we bring you 5 Hypercars That Will Take Your Breath Away. Let us know which one of these beasts catches your attention.
5 Hypercars That Will Take Your Breath Away
5. McLaren P1
The McLaren P1 has a design that far exceeds our generation. It is one of the most beautiful modern vehicles and mechanically sound. The P1 features a 3.8-liter 727-hp V-8 and a 177-hp electric motor. That’s just over 900 combined hp in one car.
4. Acura NSX
The Acura NSX is a modern day marvel modeled after one of the most legendary supercars to come out of Japan. Acura’s NSX boasts three electric motors along with a twin-turbo 3.5-liter V-6 for a combined 573 hp. This vehicle is also said to compete with Nissan’s GT-R supercar.
3. Koenigsegg Regera
This monster of a car has a total of 1500hp. We think that’s more than enough horsepower for the average speed junkie. The Regera has a V8 traditional engine that is paired with an electric Direct Drive system from Koenigsegg.
2. Porsche 918 Spyder
The Porsche 918 Spyder is the companies venture into the world of hybrid vehicles. It has a traditional V8 engine that is paired with two more electric motors to power the front wheels and rear wheels. The vehicle below is what 889 hp looks like in prime form.
1. Ferrari LaFerrari
The big bad boy on this list of hypercars is the utterly breathtaking Ferrari LaFerrari. This $1.4 million car features a screaming V-12 engine and a single electric motor that together has a combine hp of 950. Beauty doesn’t quite describe this machine.