Most powerful cars

Top 40 most powerful cars ever made. Updated June 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. 2021 SSC Tuatara Aggressor 2200 Photo of 2021 SSC Tuatara Aggressor
2. 2019 Aspark Owl 2012 Photo of 2019 Aspark Owl
3. 2019 Lotus Evija 1973 Photo of 2019 Lotus Evija
4. 2018 Rimac Nevera 1914 Photo of 2018 Rimac Nevera
5. 2018 Rimac C-two 1914 Photo of 2018 Rimac C-two
6. 2019 Pininfarina Battista 1900 Photo of 2019 Pininfarina Battista
7. 2021 SSC Tuatara Striker 1750 Photo of 2021 SSC Tuatara Striker
8. 2019 SSC Tuatara 1750 Photo of 2019 SSC Tuatara
9. 2020 Koenigsegg Gemera 1700 Photo of 2020 Koenigsegg Gemera
10. 2021 Koenigsegg Jesko Absolut 1603 Photo of 2021 Koenigsegg Jesko Absolut
11. 2020 Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+ 1600 Photo of 2020 Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+
12. 2017 Hennessey Venom F5 1600 Photo of 2017 Hennessey Venom F5
13. 2021 Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 1578 Photo of 2021 Bugatti Chiron Super Sport
14. 2019 Koenigsegg Jesko 1578 Photo of 2019 Koenigsegg Jesko
15. 2019 Bugatti Centodieci 1578 Photo of 2019 Bugatti Centodieci
16. 2019 Bugatti La Voiture Noire 1500 Photo of 2019 Bugatti La Voiture Noire
17. 2014 Hennessey Venom GT2 1500 Photo of 2014 Hennessey Venom GT2
18. 2019 Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport 1479 Photo of 2019 Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport
19. 2018 Bugatti Divo 1479 Photo of 2018 Bugatti Divo
20. 2016 Bugatti Chiron 1479 Photo of 2016 Bugatti Chiron
21. 2016 Koenigsegg Regera 1479 Photo of 2016 Koenigsegg Regera
22. 2018 Bugatti Chiron Sport 1479 Photo of 2018 Bugatti Chiron Sport
23. 2015 Hennessey Venom GT '16 1451 Photo of 2015 Hennessey Venom GT '16
24. 2013 9ff F97 A-Max 1400 Photo of 2013 9ff F97 A-Max
25. 2019 Tushek TS 900H 1360 Photo of 2019 Tushek TS 900H
26. 2016 Koenigsegg Agera Final One of 1 1360 Photo of 2016 Koenigsegg Agera Final One of 1
27. 2016 Nio EP9 1341 Photo of 2016 Nio EP9
28. 2015 Koenigsegg Agera RS 1341 Photo of 2015 Koenigsegg Agera RS
29. 2014 Koenigsegg One:1 1340 Photo of 2014 Koenigsegg One:1
30. 2016 Pagani Huayra Pearl 1332 Photo of 2016 Pagani Huayra Pearl
31. 2013 SSC Ultimate Aero XT 1300 Photo of 2013 SSC Ultimate Aero XT
32. 2020 Czinger 21C 1250 Photo of 2020 Czinger 21C
33. Zenvo ST1 50S 1250 Photo of Zenvo ST1 50S
34. 2017 RAESR Tachyon Speed 1250 Photo of 2017 RAESR Tachyon Speed
35. 2014 Fahlke Larea GT1 S12 1242 Photo of 2014 Fahlke Larea GT1 S12
36. 2019 Drako GTE 1200 Photo of 2019 Drako GTE
37. 2010 Hennessey Venom GT 1200 Photo of 2010 Hennessey Venom GT
38. 2012 Hennessey Venom GT Spyder 1200 Photo of 2012 Hennessey Venom GT Spyder
39. 2019 Ultima RS 1200 Photo of 2019 Ultima RS
40. 2010 9ff GTurbo 1200 1200 Photo of 2010 9ff GTurbo 1200

Sources

All data sourced from manufacturer's official figures.

List authored by Christian Zelcs. Last updated on 06/08/2021, last addition - Bugatti Chiron Super Sport.