Best supercars 2016

Mclaren 650S supercar
6 Jan, 2016 3:00pm Sam Naylor

Our top 10 supercars are some of the fastest, coolest and distinctive cars available today

Eye-watering performance, sensational styling and a hefty price tag are just a few of the things that define the modern-day supercar, but the old question of which is the best remains on the lips of most car fans. 

These days there are a host of options to choose from and, with most manufacturers offering something slightly different, finding the best supercar has never been tougher. The likes of Ferrari, Porsche, Lamborghini and McLaren have been joined by more focused companies such as Pagani, Koenigsegg, Noble and Ariel.

All supercars come with a huge price tag - but they get the performance to match. It's not uncommon these days for a supercar to be able to top 200mph and to go from 0-62mph in less than 3 seconds. Thee figures don't tell the whole story though - the experience of power in a supercar is like nothing else.

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These cars don't just provide enjoyment for those who own them, though - we can all enjoy their outlandish and beautuiful bodywork and spine-tingling exhaust notes. Nothing stirs the soul of a petrolhead more than seeing and hearing a Ferrari, Lamborghini or McLaren rocketing past.

Our top 10 features supercars that really do tick all of the boxes - they are powerful, packed with tech, stunning to look at and, importantly, still great to live with day-to-day. We think the car that manages this best is the superb McLaren 650S, the replacement for last year's 12C. Porsche, Lamborghini, Aston Martin and Ferrari are also extremely prestigious names in the supercar world and their cars also play a major part in this list.

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Top 10 best supercars 2016

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