The world’s fastest road legal cars


According to recent reports, the worlds fastest speeding ticket was taken at 242 mph in a 75 mph zone. So which car delivered this top speed?

The top ten fastest road legal cars according to Autoexpress

In 2014 www.autoexpress.co.uk listed the world’s fastest road legal cars. The run down of these cars were:

  1. Koenigsegg Agera R
  2. Hennessy Venom GT
  3. Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
  4. RUF CTR3
  5. Pagani Huayra
  6. Noble M600
  7. Ferrari LaFerrari
  8. McLaren P1
  9. Lamborghini Aventador
  10. Porsche 918 Spyder

Let us take a look at the top three fastest road legal cars.

Koenigsegg Agera R

This stunning car is not a well known name, but with its sleek, sophisticated lines and top speeds of 273 mph this car is soon to become a well known name. Costing a cool £1.1 million, the Swedish manufactured car has topped the list as the fastest road legal car.

Hennessy Venom GT

The Hennessy Venom GT is based on the Lotus Exige. The Venom has a top speed of 270 mph, just 3 mph below that of the Agera, however is priced at a more affordable (to a rich man) £750,000.

Bugatti Veyron Super Sport

This is the most expensive of our top three cars, priced £2 million the Bugatti Super Sport is a household name. The Super Sport has a top speed of 268 mph. What packs a punch on the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport is the luxury cabin, along with its effortless speeds.

So do we know which car was being driven when that speeding ticket was issued? Unfortunately not, but we can hazard a guess as to which one it could have been.