For decades, supercars have captivated the imagination of the car-obsessed public. Even though those models are extremely expensive, highly impractical and notoriously hard to live with, most people can’t help feeling mesmerized by their design, advanced technology and ultimate performance. Supercars are the absolute pinnacle of car design and engineering. Also, they are timeless representations of automotive passion on four wheels.
But, what are the world`s best supercars? What are the exact criteria on which to measure a great supercar? Is it performance, power, design, exclusivity or relevance? In fact, it is the combination of all five that will decide what are the best supercars they ever made. So here are the top 50 greatest supercars the world has ever seen.
From those famous icons of the industry to the more obscure models, this list has them all. And, instead of concentrating on the last 40 years when they built most supercars this list covers the entire automotive history. So keep reading to find out why these handpicked cars have supercar potential, regardless of their power and performance.
In the early 2000s, Steve Saleen decided to branch out and enter the supercar market. And, he did just that with his S7 model. It was a fast, good looking and powerful exotic car that featured the latest technology and proven V8 power. The result was the 550 HP Saleen S7 they introduced in 2000. Immediately, it drew attention from the supercar crowd.