This is a list of the top 10 most expensive sports cars for 2017, if you want your new and shiny high performance cars, check it out here. But be warned, the price of these cars are not going to be pretty. In order to be eligible to be listed on this top 10 list, the car needs to be a sport car and it need to be newly released. There are a lot of expensive sports cars out there, but if they are released years ago, they will not be included here. Of course, being expensive sports cars, the products chosen here are all high performance monster, don’t believe us? Let us check then.
Top 10 New and Expensive Sports Cars
1. Porsche Cayman GT4 ($84,600)
The Porsche Cayman GT4 is the most expensive trim levels from the Porsche Cayman line, and this trim level is focused on high performance driving. A very beautiful looking sport car, it is not surprising that the inside of the car is pretty cramped. It offers virtually none cargo space, as you can only carry only a little. But the Porsche Cayman GT4 is excellent on the road; it is also very agile and has superb handling. The engine it has is the 3.8L 6 cylinder engine with 385 horsepower and 309 pound feet of torque; the least powerful car on this list.
2. BMW M5 ($94,100)
The BMW M5 is a luxury sport car which has more focus on performance and power, but it still able to offer you a luxurious cabin worthy as the other luxury car of its price. Unfortunately, you will be able to fully appreciate the luxurious cabin only if you are either small or sit at the front. Because while the back seats are comfortable, the space is too small; adults will have difficulties staying comfortable. The other problem with the car is the optional features, while it has a wide range of it; they put some of the most vital safety features as optional instead of initial. This means you have to spend more money just to get some safety features that should be available from the start. Fortunately, the BMW M5 is very strong, with 560 horsepower and 500 pound feet of torque coming from its 4.4L V8 twin turbo engine; the new M5 is also coming with the rear wheel drive and 8 speed manual transmissions as the standards.
3. Mercedes Benz C63 AMG S ($73,250)
The Mercedes Benz C63 AMG S is the most expensive trim levels from this year Mercedes Benz C Class. This trim level is priced like that due to its high performance and still offers you the luxurious cabin of the other C Class trim level. This is one versatile sport sedan, as you can practically use it for various purposes. And it will make sure whoever you carry on the back seats will stay as comfortable as they can. The Mercedes Benz C63 AMG S will be using a much more powerful engine than the standard version. The engine used for this trim level is the 4.0L V8 twin turbo engine that has 503 horsepower and 516 pound feet of torque, with acceleration to reach 60 mph in 3.9 seconds and top speed of 180 mph as well.
4. Maserati Alfieri (Approximately $150,000)
The Maserati Alfieri is a sport car through and through, different to the other super sport car on the list, this sport car does not relies entirely on its power to give you a driving experience like any other. This car is small and lightweight, so it handles very well in even the most difficult of corners; it is very agile and very sporty. It was first shown in 2014, and it is planned to be released soon this year with price ranging from $70,000 to $150,000 depending on the type. The engine used for the Maserati Alfieri is going to be the 3.0L V6 twin turbo engine which has “only” 410 horsepower, way below the other cars on this list, it also got the 8 speed automatic transmission system.
5. Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 (approximately $150,000)
The 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 I different to the regular Corvette, this one is made purely to give you the satisfaction of speed. A super high performance sport car that has the speed of a supercar and the agility of a sport car. This car was first shown in 2012 and it is planned to be released soon this year; probably at the end of the year. So if you want a more affordable sport car with power rivaling a much more expensive supercar, you go with this. So, what does the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 has to offer? First, it got a V8 engine that has over 700 horsepower, then it is believed that it has a top speed ranging from 180 mph to 200 mph, in which this car also able to reach 60 mph in just 3.5 seconds.
6. Bentley Bentayga ($231,825)
Looking at the above cars, all of them are focused on performance and performance alone, the Bentley Bentayga tries to offer you something different. It might not look like it, but this car is a sport car as well, the Benga is a luxurious sport car with comfortability and luxury as its main focus. It offers you super high tech infotainment system and; probably, the most luxurious cabin you will ever see from a car. But do not underestimate the Bentley Bentayga, it can be a speed beast as well, with a 6.0L W12 twin turbo engine. This luxury sport car got 600 horsepower under its belt; and 664 pound feet of torque. The car will be available with the all wheel drive and the 8 speed automatic transmission system.
7. Ferrari 488 GTB ($242,737)
Do you know what Ferrari car that the McLaren P14 Supercar is aiming to beat? It is the new Ferrari 488 GTB, and as usual with Ferrari high performance supercar, this sport car looks ridiculously stylish and luxurious. For this year model, this supercar comes with better performance focused features; unfortunately, it means there are other features that got cut. And most importantly, some of those features are the safety features; it also still uses outdated infotainment features. The Ferrari 488 GTB does not really offer much except for its performance and looks, but let us check just how good this sport car really is. The car runs extremely well and is very agile; it got 3.9L V8 twin turbo engine which can generate 661 horsepower and 560 pound feet of torque.
8. McLaren P14 Supercar ($280,225)
Well, the McLaren P14 Supercar got Supercar on its name, so this is going to be a high performance sport car with expensive price point. This car is made with the objective of beating Ferrari in mind. So most of the development will go to its performance on the road, while still having a supercar look. The McLaren P14 Supercar is not only looks though, it is a supercar, and it has supercar’s performance. This car is equipped with the newly modified 3.8L V8 twin turbo engine, the supercar will have more than 720 horsepower from this engine; it is believed to be 725 horsepower, with the top speed of 205 mph.
9. Ford GT (Approximately $400,000)
The Ford GT is as like the name says, it is going to be the second generation to the Ford GT line that was first started in 2005, so for those who are already a fan since 10 years ago, then you can rejoice because the new one is coming. This new one will be a lot different to the first generation, as the advancement of technology allows the second generation to use new technologies and such. But is this sport car worth the money? The second generation Ford GT is going to be available with the 3.5L V6 turbocharged engine, this allow the car to have more than 600 horsepower, it also uses the s7 speed semi automatic transmission system.
10. Bugatti Chiron (approximately $2,600,00)
This year’s super sports car, the Bugatti Chiron, you know when you heard of the Bugatti, all of the things that is going through your mind is going to be super car with tremendously ridiculous speed. This Chiron is also one of that kind of car, it is a mid engine sports car that is built for one thing only; super high speed and performance. Let see what the Bugatti Chiron can do and whether or not it deserve that kind of price point. The Chiron has 12 cylinder turbocharged engine with around 1,479 horsepower, so you know what you are getting into, as this supercar can reach 60 mph from zero speed in just 2.4 seconds. The top speed of this Chiron is presumable around 288 mph, although it shows that it can manage to reach 310 mph. if you want this supercar, then be quick, as only 500 of this unit will be manufactured and produced.
There you have it; the top 10 most expensive sports cars, some of them are very expensive and are limited in numbers, so take that onto your consideration.