The increasing popularity of sports car racing such as NASCAR, Formula 1, 2, and 3 has a huge impact on sports car industry. Every car enthusiast wishes to have the sort of vehicles that are being used in the racing sports. Throughout the last century to date, a number of sports cars have been introduced in the markets that have built the legacy of racing cars and the adventure associated with them.
Usually, when we think of sports cars, Ferraris, Porsches, Bugattis, and Lamborghinis are few of the famous cars of all time. However, many other come in the category of legendary sports car of all time too. Here is the list of top sports cars of all time keeping in mind their mechanical performance, durability, commitment to perform high, tenacity, speed, and drive:
Mercedes Ben 300SL Gull Wing
It was first introduced in 1954 in a New York Auto Show. The very first model of Mercedes Benz was a little less powerful but highly fuel injected. However, later on the modifications and up gradations in new models made it popular among car aficionados quickly. Initially it was two-seater and covered sports car, which was later modified as an open roadster.
Chevrolet Stingray Corvette
The Chevrolet Stingray Corvette was first introduced in 1953 as a concept car at the GM Motorama. At that time, the maximum speed of Chevrolet Stingray Corvette is about 245 KMPH.
Jaguar is an icon sports car of 60’s. It comes at competitive prices and has a great high performance. The popularity of Jaguar E-Type can be understood by the fact that its more than eighty thousand unites were sold during its span at that time. The top speed of Jaguar E-Type is around 240 KMPH and attains 0-60 in 77 seconds which is why it was voted as the best car in March 2008 in the list of 100 most beautiful cars of all time.
It is named after its founder carmaker Enzo Ferrari in 2002. The Ferrari Enzo is truly considered as the sports car cause of its high performance 12-cylinder mid engine. It is built on the formula 1 technology i.e. ceramic composite disc brakes, shift transmission, fiber reinforced Silicone Carbide, and carbon fiber body are the key components being used in it. The top speed of Ferrari Enzo is around 350 KMPH and it attains 0-60 in just about a time of 3.3 seconds.
Every car enthusiast loves these cars because of their great responsive, balance, quick acceleration, and excellent braking.