Most powerful cars

Top 40 most powerful cars ever made. Updated August 2022.

The key to performance is power. Even heaviest sedans and SUVs can beat lightweight sports cars, if they have enough engine power.

Advanced fuel injection systems and high precision manufacturing is allowing for ever increasing power output and higher performance.

Advancement in battery technology and power electronics also brings electric cars amongst the most powerful of all time. Some examples are claimed to produce over 2000 horsepower - well over a megawatt!

# make & model Power (hp)▼ Image
1. 2019 Aspark Owl 2012 Photo of 2019 Aspark Owl
2. 2022 Estrema Fulminea 2011 Photo of 2022 Estrema Fulminea
3. 2019 Lotus Evija 1973 Photo of 2019 Lotus Evija
4. 2018 Rimac Nevera 1914 Photo of 2018 Rimac Nevera
5. 2019 Pininfarina Battista 1900 Photo of 2019 Pininfarina Battista
6. 2022 Hennessey Venom F5 Roadster 1817 Photo of 2022 Hennessey Venom F5 Roadster
7. 2017 Hennessey Venom F5 1817 Photo of 2017 Hennessey Venom F5
8. 2019 9ff Salvatore 1775 Photo of 2019 9ff Salvatore
9. 2009 Keating TKR 1750 Photo of 2009 Keating TKR
10. 2021 SSC Tuatara Striker 1750 Photo of 2021 SSC Tuatara Striker
11. 2019 SSC Tuatara 1750 Photo of 2019 SSC Tuatara
12. 2020 Koenigsegg Gemera 1700 Photo of 2020 Koenigsegg Gemera
13. 2021 Koenigsegg Jesko Absolut 1603 Photo of 2021 Koenigsegg Jesko Absolut
14. 2020 Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+ 1600 Photo of 2020 Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+
15. 2021 Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 1578 Photo of 2021 Bugatti Chiron Super Sport
16. 2023 Bugatti W16 Mistral Roadster 1578 Photo of 2023 Bugatti W16 Mistral Roadster
17. 2019 Koenigsegg Jesko 1578 Photo of 2019 Koenigsegg Jesko
18. 2019 Bugatti Centodieci 1578 Photo of 2019 Bugatti Centodieci
19. 2019 Bugatti La Voiture Noire 1500 Photo of 2019 Bugatti La Voiture Noire
20. 2014 Hennessey Venom GT2 1500 Photo of 2014 Hennessey Venom GT2
21. 2019 Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport 1479 Photo of 2019 Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport
22. 2018 Bugatti Divo 1479 Photo of 2018 Bugatti Divo
23. 2016 Bugatti Chiron 1479 Photo of 2016 Bugatti Chiron
24. 2016 Koenigsegg Regera 1479 Photo of 2016 Koenigsegg Regera
25. 2018 Bugatti Chiron Sport 1479 Photo of 2018 Bugatti Chiron Sport
26. 2015 Hennessey Venom GT '16 1451 Photo of 2015 Hennessey Venom GT '16
27. 2013 9ff F97 A-Max 1400 Photo of 2013 9ff F97 A-Max
28. 2023 Koenigsegg CC850 1385 Photo of 2023 Koenigsegg CC850
29. 2023 Hongqi S9 1381 Photo of 2023 Hongqi S9
30. 2019 Tushek TS 900H 1360 Photo of 2019 Tushek TS 900H
31. 2016 Nio EP9 1341 Photo of 2016 Nio EP9
32. 2015 Koenigsegg Agera RS 1341 Photo of 2015 Koenigsegg Agera RS
33. 2014 Koenigsegg One:1 1340 Photo of 2014 Koenigsegg One:1
34. 2016 Pagani Huayra Pearl 1332 Photo of 2016 Pagani Huayra Pearl
35. 2013 SSC Ultimate Aero XT 1300 Photo of 2013 SSC Ultimate Aero XT
36. 2020 Czinger 21C 1250 Photo of 2020 Czinger 21C
37. Zenvo ST1 50S 1250 Photo of Zenvo ST1 50S
38. 2023 Czinger 21 C V Max 1250 Photo of 2023 Czinger 21 C V Max
39. 2017 RAESR Tachyon Speed 1250 Photo of 2017 RAESR Tachyon Speed
40. 2014 Fahlke Larea GT1 S12 1242 Photo of 2014 Fahlke Larea GT1 S12

Sources

All data sourced from manufacturer's official figures.

List authored by Christian Zelcs. Last updated on 08/20/2022, last addition - Czinger 21 C V Max.