Most powerful cars

Top 40 most powerful cars ever made. Updated December 2021.

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. 2017 Hennessey Venom F5 1817 Photo of 2017 Hennessey Venom F5
7. 2019 9ff Salvatore 1775 Photo of 2019 9ff Salvatore
8. 2009 Keating TKR 1750 Photo of 2009 Keating TKR
9. 2021 SSC Tuatara Striker 1750 Photo of 2021 SSC Tuatara Striker
10. 2019 SSC Tuatara 1750 Photo of 2019 SSC Tuatara
11. 2020 Koenigsegg Gemera 1700 Photo of 2020 Koenigsegg Gemera
12. 2021 Koenigsegg Jesko Absolut 1603 Photo of 2021 Koenigsegg Jesko Absolut
13. 2019 Bugatti Bugatti Bolide Production 1600 Photo of 2019 Bugatti Bugatti Bolide Production
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. 2019 Koenigsegg Jesko 1578 Photo of 2019 Koenigsegg Jesko
17. 2019 Bugatti Centodieci 1578 Photo of 2019 Bugatti Centodieci
18. 2019 Bugatti La Voiture Noire 1500 Photo of 2019 Bugatti La Voiture Noire
19. 2014 Hennessey Venom GT2 1500 Photo of 2014 Hennessey Venom GT2
20. 2019 Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport 1479 Photo of 2019 Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport
21. 2018 Bugatti Divo 1479 Photo of 2018 Bugatti Divo
22. 2016 Bugatti Chiron 1479 Photo of 2016 Bugatti Chiron
23. 2016 Koenigsegg Regera 1479 Photo of 2016 Koenigsegg Regera
24. 2018 Bugatti Chiron Sport 1479 Photo of 2018 Bugatti Chiron Sport
25. 2015 Hennessey Venom GT '16 1451 Photo of 2015 Hennessey Venom GT '16
26. 2022 Elation Freedom 1427 Photo of 2022 Elation Freedom
27. 2013 9ff F97 A-Max 1400 Photo of 2013 9ff F97 A-Max
28. 2019 Tushek TS 900H 1360 Photo of 2019 Tushek TS 900H
29. 2016 Koenigsegg Agera Final One of 1 1360 Photo of 2016 Koenigsegg Agera Final One of 1
30. 2016 Nio EP9 1341 Photo of 2016 Nio EP9
31. 2015 Koenigsegg Agera RS 1341 Photo of 2015 Koenigsegg Agera RS
32. 2014 Koenigsegg One:1 1340 Photo of 2014 Koenigsegg One:1
33. 2016 Pagani Huayra Pearl 1332 Photo of 2016 Pagani Huayra Pearl
34. 2013 SSC Ultimate Aero XT 1300 Photo of 2013 SSC Ultimate Aero XT
35. 2020 Rezvani Hercules 6x6 1300 Photo of 2020 Rezvani Hercules 6x6
36. 2020 Czinger 21C 1250 Photo of 2020 Czinger 21C
37. Zenvo ST1 50S 1250 Photo of Zenvo ST1 50S
38. 2017 RAESR Tachyon Speed 1250 Photo of 2017 RAESR Tachyon Speed
39. 2014 Fahlke Larea GT1 S12 1242 Photo of 2014 Fahlke Larea GT1 S12
40. 2019 Drako GTE 1200 Photo of 2019 Drako GTE

Sources

All data sourced from manufacturer's official figures.

List authored by Christian Zelcs. Last updated on 12/16/2021, last addition - Keating TKR.