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24 Head-turning Cars: Part 2

Thursday 11 September 2014

Car person or not, you've got to appreciate these next 12 head-turning cars that are universal stunners. These are the type of cars that'll make you look twice instinctively. Let's not waste time but rather jump straight into the grand selection of new, not-so-new, and more mature legends. Have fun and don't forget to comment to tell us your favourites!
2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Coupe

Cylinders: V8
Transmission: 7 Speed Manual
Bluetooth, Navigation&Heated Seats? Check.
A more affordable option if you're into sporty cars.

(via toplistpoint.com)
2015 Lamborghini Huracan

The 2015 Lamborghini Huracan is undoubtedly a super sports car of note. Need for speed? You're in luck. The 5.2-litre V10 engine reaches 0-100km/h in 3.2 seconds and hits 200 km/h in an impressive 9.9 seconds. Speedy indeed.

Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

The Jaguar F-Type R Coupe's 5.0 V8 405kW Supercharged engine with 680Nm of torque promises pure performance. Get from 0 to 100km/h in only 4.2 seconds. Plus: best-in-class power, torque, power-to-weight, and torque-to-weight. What's not to love?

McLaren P1

We wouldn't be surprised if you obsess over this one. The P1 features a 3.8-litre twin-turbocharged V8 petrol engine. With both motors, the P1 will have a total power output of 903 bhp and torque output of 978 Nm. More impressive numbers to look at:

0 to 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds
0 to 200 km/h in 6.8 seconds
0 to 300 km/h in 16.5 seconds
(5.5 seconds faster than the F1)
Top speed? Hold on to your seat: 349 km/h!

1967 Chevrolet Camaro RS

Compared to the regular 1967 Camaro, the irresistible RS variant boasted attractive cosmetic characteristics such as the blacked-out grille complete with hidden headlights (we certainly can't see them on this picture), altered parking and taillights, improved interior trim, and RS badging.

Ferrari LaFerrari

Introducing a hybrid supercar: LaFerrari (F150), built by Ferrari – limited production. Here are some facts:
First mild hybrid from Ferrari.
40% Decreased fuel consumption.
Highest power output of any Ferrari.
Boasts a 65° V12 Internal Combustion Engine.
View power & torque output and find out more about.
the KERS unit (which provides short bursts of extra power) here

According to Ferrari:
Top Speed Exceeds 350 km/h
100 km/h in under 3 seconds
200 km/h in under 7 seconds
300 km/h in 15 seconds

Bugatti Veyron Rembrandt Legends Edition

So awesome, we had to feature it twice-the Bugatti Veyron Rembrandt Legends Edition-the fastest production roadster ever built.

The numbers: 8 Litre W16 Engine
Torque: 1 500 Nm from 1 200 PS at 3 000 – 5 000 rpm (this is unparalleled).
From 0-100 km in 2.6 seconds. Max speed: 408.84 km/h (with roof down).
View previous feature.

Maserati GranCabrio

Most will agree this one is a true beauty. After appearance, the questions of engine details and performance usually come up. Here's what you need to know:

Max Power Output: 331 kw (450 hp)
Engine Speed @ max power: 7,000 rpm
Max Torque: 510 Nm (50 kgm)
Engine Speed @ Max Torque: 4,750 rpm
Max Engine Speed: 7,200 rpm

Top Speed: 285 km/h
0-100 km/h Acceleration: 5.2 Seconds
0-400 m Acceleration: 13.9 Seconds
0-1000 m Acceleration: 24.8 Seconds

1970 Dodge Challenger RT 426 Hemi

There were eight 1970 Challenger models. Find all about the Challenger's exterior (including paint and stripes), interior, transmission and drivetrain, wheels and tyres, and much more, here.

Matte Black Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Spyder

Meet the irresistible Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Spyder. We especially love the matte black finish.

Max Power: 550 CV (405 kW) @ 8,000 RPM
Max Torque: 540 Nm (397 lbft) @ 6,500 RPM

Top Speed: 319 km/h
Acceleration 0 – 100 km/h: 4.2 s.

2014 SRT Viper Roadster

Distinctive, attractive and ready to thrill. But you probably knew that already? Well then, on to some more specific details about the 2014 SRT Viper Roadster.

The 640 HP, 600 lb ft of torque 8.4-liter V-10 engine "delivers the most torque of any normally aspirated sports car engine in the world..."(Source)

Top speed: 331 km/h
0-100 km/h in the 3-second range
0-160 km/h takes less than 12 seconds

(via bestwallpapersfan.com)
2013 Bentley Continental GTC V8
The 2013 Bentley Continental GTC V8 is definitely easy on the eyes. This specific colour might not be for everyone but with a 4.0 Litre V8 engine and a total of 500 HP and 487 lb ft of torque, does the colour really matter?


If you enjoyed this post, see 24 Head-turning Cars: Part 1 to check out the following featured cars:
Maserati Alfieri Concept, 1957 Buick, Alfa Romeo 4C, Ferrari 458, Mercedes Benz S-Class Coupe, Aston Martin DB5, Rolls-Royce Wraith, Porsche 918 Spyder, Audi RS 7, Bugatti Veyron, Jaguar E-Type Speedster Created by Eagle, and the 2014 Volkswagen GTI Roadster Concept.