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Fast cars, strong cars, popular cars. Car records!

Posted on: July 31, 2018

Fast cars, strong cars, popular cars. Car records!

Ever wondered what’s the fastest car of all time? How about the most expensive? Maybe on occasion you’ve wondered what’s the most sold car of all time. To satisfy your curiosity, we’ve put together a list of some of the most amazing car-related records to have been recorded. So strap on your seat-belts and let’s get started 🚗!

Fastest Production Car

Hennessey Venom F5

With 1,600 HP (horse power), the Hennessy Venom F5 can reach an impressive 484 KPH. The Hennessey team have consistently produced fast cars capable of leaving other cars in the dust.

hennessey venom f5

Most Expensive Car

Rolls-Royce Sweptail

When people think of a Rolls-Royce they may think of class and style. When you hear the price of the Rolls-Royce Sweptail you jaw just may drop. At a staggering $13M US. Taking close to 4 years to piece together, this car shattered the record for most expensive car.

Rolls-Royce Sweptail

Most Sold Car

Toyota Corolla

Since 1974, the Toyota Corolla has been the best-selling car of all time. With over 40,000,000 cars sold since its introduction in 1966, the Corolla continues to be one of the most sold cars. How long will it be until you next spot a Corolla?

Toyota Corolla

Heaviest Car

Rolls-Royce Phantom

The second Rolls-Royce to be featured on this list. The Phantom weighs an astonishing 2,745 KG making it the heaviest production car.

Rolls-Royce Phantom

Lightest Car

Smart Fortwo

The 2015 Smart Fortwo is recorded as one of (if not) the lightest car in the world. Weighing around 800 KG, you might think the wind would blow it over. The car has two seats and measures less than 3 metres in length.   

Smart Fortwo

Strongest Car

Nissan Patrol

Car brand Nissan promoted the Nissan Patrol by having it tow an airplane. The car pulled a loaded Il-76 cargo jet (weighing at 170 tonnes) over 55 metres to claim the record of strongest car. 

Nissan Patrol

One for the record books

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