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Top 10 Best Convertible Supercars Ever

Before the Pagani Huayra Roadster appeared at the Geneva Motor Show 2017, Top Gear has voted 10 best convertible supercars in the world.

1.Lamborghini Aventador SV Roadster

The Roadster version of the Lamborghini Aventador SV is 50 kg heavier than the Coupe version. Therefore, the car has a total mass of 1,575 kg. Thanks to the reinforced structure, the volume of new cars has increased. The hood is made from carbon material and weighs about 6 kg.

Lamborghini Aventador SV Roadster

The car still carries the aerodynamic body kit and windshield after power can be moved. Lamborghini only produces 500 supercar Aventador SV Roadster. The first cars will be delivered to customers early next year, the retail price in the US is $ 530,075.

The engine for the Aventador SV is a 6.5 liter V12, which produces 750 horsepower and 690 Nm of torque. Combined with a seven-speed ISR gearbox with full-time 4-wheel drive.

With such a power, the convertible takes only 2.9 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h and reaches a top speed of over 350 km/h.

2.Porsche Carrera GT

Porsche is not a firm of supercar, but its catalog still has supercar models, including the Carrera GT.

Although the production line lasted until May 2006, Porsche had consumed 1,270 supercars, with a shipping price of $ 450,000 and $ 604 for US customers.

Porsche Carrera GT

Thanks to modern technologies and improvements in design, the car was featured in Popular Science magazine in 2003 as the best new idea (Best of What’s New) when it first appeared as a concept car (idea). The frame is made up of a combination of carbon fiber panels and honeycomb structures, both surprisingly strong and lightweight. The entire car weighs only 1,380 kg.

Having a 5.7-liter V10 engine with a capacity of 612hp at 8,000rpm, the Carrera GT easily starts and reaches a speed of 100 km/h in just 3.9 seconds. The clock moves to 160 km/h and 200 km/h in less than 7 seconds and less than 10 seconds. Maximum speed is 330 km/h. Only equipped with 6-speed gearboxes and accelerated too fast but Carrera GT is still one of the few super cars that customers like to drive every day.

3.LaFerrari Aperta

The LaFerrari Aperta is a limited edition – only 200 cars in the world – priced at $ 2 million each. The car has just been on display at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. However, these 200 were sold out before the show. The list of buyers was not fully disclosed, but some of them were celebrities, such as Chef Gordon Ramsay.

LaFerrari Aperta

The LaFerrari Aperta features a 6.3-liter V12 petrol engine, capable of 789 horsepower, combined with a 161-horsepower electric motor, with a power output of 950 horsepower.

With this power, the supercar runs as fast as a bullet that can accelerate from 0-100 km/h in just under 3 seconds and reach 124 mph (200 km/h) in under 7 seconds.

Ferrari’s new supercar is focused on two main areas: chassis and aerodynamics. The reinforced frame allows to withstand different pressures in a dome structure.

Comes with engine system is 7-speed DCT transmission. In particular, the car’s battery is equipped with high-tech KERS system that allows self-charging during vehicle braking.

4.McLaren 675LT Spider

Launched to meet the needs of special customers, the 675LT Spider is similar to the 675LT Coupe and has a sportier exterior with large front diffuser, new side windshield intake and initiative Longtail air intake slot.

McLaren 675LT Spider

This high-performance convertible also features a 19-20 inch alloy wheels and ultra-light alloy wheels. The special Zero P Trofeo R with hardtop can move, open and close at a speed of 30 km/h.

Meanwhile, cabins also equipped with lightweight materials, the air conditioning system can be removed or leave at unchanged cost.

Under the bonnet, the McLaren 675LT Spider uses a 3.8-liter V8 twin-turbo engine, which comes with new turbochargers, 675hp, 700Nm, up 25 horsepower and 22Nm with the 650S Spider. The car can accelerate from 0-100km/h in 2.9 seconds, before reaching a top speed of 326 km/h.

5.Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse

Official debut at the Geneva show, Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse is the brightest ‘star,’ representing Bugatti attend the major car events.

Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse

Named as the world’s most powerful convertible, the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse is powered by a W16 engine block with four large turbochargers for up to 1,200 horsepower and maximum torque of up to 1,500 Nm. Thanks to that, the maximum speed of the car can reach to 410 km/h, though can not reach the milestone 431 km/h compared to the ‘brother’ Super Sport but also far exceeds many models of convertibles present in the market.

The Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse version is based on the Super Sport inspired, with reinforced carbon fiber chassis, grille and cavities that have been optimized. New roof panels reduce wind noise and vibration inside the car. Vitesse is also equipped with multiple inlets for engine cooling; xenon headlights, dual diffusers and dual exhaust.

6.Lamborghini Veneno Roadster

Introduced only a few months after Veneno’s appearance, the Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is rare among only nine superstars globally. Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is the limited edition that will be released in 2013 to celebrate Lamborghini’s 50th birthday.

Lamborghini Veneno Roadster

The Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is powered by the same Aventador engine, 6.5L V12, 750 horsepower, driving 4 wheels via ISR gearbox with 5 selectable modes. Thanks to that, the car can accelerate from 0-100km/h in 2.9 seconds and reach a top speed of 355km/h.

The Lamborghini Veneno Roadster does not have a roof, but only a flip-flap to ensure safety. The highlight of the Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is its trunnion and solid frame construction, mostly made of carbon fiber reinforced CFRP and carbon-ceramic disc brakes. Many carbon fiber components also appear in the interior space.

Currently in the US, the Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is priced at over $ 4 million.

7.Mercedes CLK GTR Roadster

There are a total of 35 Mercedes-Benz CLK-GTRs ever delivered. In it, there are 2 prototypes, 7 racing cars and 26 units sold in the market as commercial versions. The CLK-GTR commercial version is divided into two models, coupes (20 units) and roadsters (6 units).

Mercedes CLK GTR Roadster

This super car has a beautiful design with the pair of 2005 E-class style lights, a grille, logo like a sedan, the car body is a super car with a cool look and very different style.

The rear end of the supercar has three tubes in it, one large mid-tube in the middle and two small side-down pipes, which have classic taillights looking like the older S class cars of 2003. The dorsal roof of the rear bending sport is modern and fashionable at the time of its launch.

Located in the middle of the CLK GTR’s body is a naturally-aspirated V12 engine that has been upgraded from 6.0 to 6.9 liters. Along with the removal of the limited filter, the car can reach a maximum power of 604 horsepower with a maximum torque of 775 Nm. Engine power is transmitted to the rear axle via a six-speed sequential gearbox. According to the Mercedes-AMG, the CLK GTR can accelerate from 0-100 km/h in just 3.8 seconds and a top speed of up to 344 km/h.

8.Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster

The Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster’s special features are set in extremely light carbon-titanium frames. As a result, the Italian supercar weighs less than 1,224 kg. The ‘heart’ of the Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster is a 7.3 liter V12 engine, producing 678 horsepower and 575 lb-ft of torque. That power allows the Zonda Cinque Roadster to accelerate from 0-96 km/h in 3.4 seconds before reaching a top speed of over 322 km/h.

Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster

In addition, the Italian supercar also features Inconel and Titanium exhaust systems, 20-inch alloy wheels, Pirelli PZero tires, Brembo carbon-ceramic brakes and premium leather interiors.

When delivered, the Pagani Zonda Cinque Roadster is sold for € 1.3 million ($ 1.65 million).

9.Ariel Atom

The new super-fast Ariel Atom powered by the V8 engine costs € 134,000 – the perfect amount of money for the 8-cylinder hearth made from two Hayabusa motorcycle engines. After proper adjustments, the Atom was rated a rocket mounted on wheels.

Ariel Atom

Ariel has equipped the Atom with an F1 racing-style air vane on its front nose and one on the rear inspired by the GT racing car design. The small but not too weak car is impressed by the ‘stop’ power thanks to the 4-piston Alcon brake grip inside the lightweight Dymag rims made of magnesium. The Atom V8 has a power/weight ratio almost never seen in a street car – more than 1,000 horsepower per ton! With less than 2.5 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h, the Atom V8 evokes a Bugatti Veyron. So 134,000 euros is definitely a bargain. Buyers not only have the opportunity to own a powerful but also relatively rare vehicle. The manufacturer said it produced only 25 Atom.

10.Koenigsegg Regera

This super car owns double supercharger V8, with electric motor, rear wheel drive. Among them, the 800-volt power system is responsible for supplying power to three electric motors, producing 670 horsepower.

Koenigsegg Regera

Regera uses a carbon fiber wheel tone sur tone with a body made of the same material. Koenigsegg’s supercar owns many distinctive colors, contrasting with the brown leather interior. The car uses Michelin Pilot Sport 4S tires.

Regera uses adjustable sports seats, supports Apple CarPlay (but does not support Android Auto).

No one buys a Koenigsegg supercar just to watch. Its 1500 horsepower engine really delivers the power of a beast. This car can accelerate to 300 km/h in 10 seconds, and take 10 seconds to accelerate to 400 km/h.

Surprisingly, it can do this while the hood is still open.