Speed is a shared passion among car enthusiasts. IndianAuto will give you the ultimate list of the ten fastest petrol cars in India.
Speed. It is the most prioritized factor when it comes to the world of fancy sports cars. Sports car manufacturers across the world always challenge themselves to set new records for the fastest car in the world. Fast cars keep growing faster, constantly pushing the speed limit toward an unbelievable level. The prices of these fast cars are also in accordance with its speed, meaning only the well-off can afford to purchase these lighting speed cars. Even though the price tags set a limit to the number of customers can buy these cars, it cannot prevent us from dreaming about these cars. IndianAuto will give you the list of the ten fastest cars in India with petrol engines in order of price.
Price: Rs 74.63 lakh
Max speed: 250 kmph
Rated at Rs 74.63 lakh, Ford Mustang is the most affordable car in the lot,even though it really isn't affordable in India at all! At the moment, the Ford Mustang competes against the Audi TT and Mercedes-Benz SLC. However, none of these rivals can match the high performance of the Mustang. With the 5.0-litre V8 engine under the hood, this sports car can attain a maximum speed of 250 kmph. This car is mated to a 6-speed automatic gearbox which does the duties of sending power to the two rear wheels. This drivetrain is capable of making 395 PS and 515 Nm.
Price: Rs 1.43 Crore (ex-showroom)
Max speed: 250 kmph
The BMW M5 is the performance version of the 5 Series sedan. This car is a perfect combination of high-performance engineering and a charming appearance. The 5 Series can reach the highest speed of 250 kmph. It takes 3.9 seconds to rev from idle all the way to 100 kmph. The powerful performance can be contributed to the 4395cc 8-cylinder turbocharged engine which can develop a sheer top power of 592 Bhp and 750 Nm with support from an M xDrive all-wheel-drive system. The M5 is imported to India shore via the CBU route. BMW M5’s main rival in our market is the Mercedes AMG E63 S 4Matic+ sedan. Previously, the BMW has added a M5 Competition variant to the line-up, which is initially priced at 1.55 crore. This variant makes use of the same 4.4-litre V8 engine but with a detuned power outcome with a maximum power of 616 Bhp and peak torque of 750 Nm. It is packed with a faster performance which can sprint from standstill to 100 kmph in just 3.3 seconds.
The legendary Porsche 911 is one of the most desirable cars on earth. With a long-history brand name, this 2 seater convertible can bring you pride and class, most importantly, the thrill from its lighting speed. These cars are offered in two variants, Carrera S and Carrera S Cabriolet. Porsche comes with only one 3-litre 6-cylinder petrol engine. This engine is capable of generating a maximum power of 450 Bhp and a top speed of 530 Nm. The power will be delivered to the rear wheels via either a 7-speed manual or an 8-speed manual gearbox. Acceleration from idle to 100 kmph takes 3.7 seconds. The maximum speed the 911 can reach stands at 307 kmph for the Carrera S and 305 kmph for the 4S.
Price: Rs. 2.21 crore
Max speed: 315 kmph
Nissan is usually known for its more popular models in the more affordable cars like Nissan Sunny, Kicks, Micra and Terrano. In Nissan’s line-up, the Nisan GT-R stands out for its tremendous high price. Offered at the price of 2.12 crore, Nissan GT-R comes with one single variant, the 3.8 V6. The power output derives from a high-performance 3.8-litre V6 which can churn of 562 Bhp and 638 Nm. This engine comes with a 6-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox. It takes less than 3 seconds to propel from idle to 100 kmph. At its top speed, the Nissan GT-R can hit 315 kmph.
Audi R8 is currently at its second generation. This flagship coupe from the German marquee is powered by a naturally-aspirated 5.2-litre V10 engine paired with a 7-speed S-Tronic gearbox. This motor can churn out a top power of 610 Bhp and a maximum torque of 560 Nm. It also features an active suspension system and an all-wheel-drive Quattro system. The coupe features a maximum speed of 330 kmph. Audi R8 can sprint from 0 to 100 kmph in 3.2 seconds.
Price: Rs. 2.72 crore
Max speed: 325kmph
After its debut at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, the Lamborghini Huracan has made its way to our market within months. The super soon became a hit in the international market and one of the most popular names when it comes to supercars. The car makes its name thanks to its powerful 5.2-litre V10 engine which can deliver a top power of 630 Bhp and a peak torque of 600 Nm. This engine is mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission. The total time it takes to hit the 100 kmph sprint is 2.9 seconds. The top speed stands at 325 kmph. Another highlight of the Lamborghini Huracan is its good fuel mileage of 11.9 kmpl which is higher than most of the coupe available in the market. Lamborghini Huracan is now on sale with four variants, LP 580 2, LP 610 Avio, RWD Spyder and Avio Limited Edition. The price range starts at Rs 3.53 crore and Rs 4.38 crore.
Bentley Continental GT is also another luxury car with a rich history dated back to 1952. During the course of nearly 7 decades, the car has been loved and cherished as a symbol of superiority and excellence. This coupe is available in 10 variants with two option of engines. One engine option is the 4.0-litre twin-turbo petrol engine which propels a maximum power of 523 Bhp and a highest torque of 660 Nm. The highest speed this powertrain can reach is 303 kmph. The bigger petrol engine is a 6.0-litre twin-turbocharged W12 engine with a top power of 626 bhp and a max torque of 900 Nm. It can run from idle to 100 kmph in 4.8 seconds.
Price: Rs 4.40 Crore
Max speed: 330 kmph
When talking about fast cars, we can hardly skip Ferrari. This Italian car marquee is well known for its range consisting of the world’s most desirable and worshipped sports cars. On this list, IndianAuto will include two cars from this renowned car maker. The first name is the Ferrari 488. This car comes with a 3.9-litre twin-turbocharged V8 petrol engine. Located in the middle of the car, this engine can unleash a maximum power 660 Bhp and a peak torque of 760 Nm. The power can Bentley Continental GT delivered to the rear wheels. With all these specs, the 488 can reach a full speed of 330 kmph. 0-100 sprint be done in 3 seconds while 0-200 kmph only takes 8.3 seconds.
Lamborghini Aventador is a common items in the wishlist of many car maniacs. This car's price starts at Rs 5.01 coror and goes all the way to Rs 6.25 crore. The coupe sports a single engine option of a 6.5-litre unit that delevelops a shocking highest power of 770 Bhp and a 720 Nm of peak torque. This engine allows the car to propel up to a top speed of 351 kmph. It can accelerate from stanstill to 100 kmph in just 2.8 seconds, which is the smallest on this list.
Ferrari 812 Superfast
Price: Rs 5.20 Crore
Max speed: 340 kmph
The 812 Superfast is the flagship car of Ferrari in the India market. This car costs Rs 5.20 crore, making it the most expensive cars on the list. To justify the sheer amount of money it cost, the car is capable of building up the power to 800Ps and 718Nm thanks to the 6.5-litre naturally aspirated V12 petrol engine. The top-speed of the 812 Superfast is rated at 340 kmph. In 2.9 seconds, the car can hit the 100 kmpl sprint from stanstill.
Top 10 Fastest Petrol Cars In India 2020 - Price, Top speed, 0-100 kmph