The last millennium had presented many remarkable four-wheelers, but which ones will be remembered 100 years from now? Luxury Safes brings to you some supercars by high-end brands with a unique design and technology upgrades that made history all over the world. During the 21st century, the supercar’s microcosm offered insights into societal trends and it was marked by a palpable sense of uncertainty and impending shift. Discover which were the best modern cars of this century and get amazed by our choices.
Fitting perfectly with a luxury lifestyle, Bugatti continued the high-end brand tradition of developing supercars in diverse successful models with the Veyron 16.4 Supersport. The Veyron 16.4 Supersport expanded the limits of possibility in the automotive sector even further and set new benchmarks.
Porsche made use of an aborted Formula 1 engine and a Le Mans prototype platform to launch the Carrera GT, an ambitious 10-cylinder–powered two-seater. As one of the supercars that we present, this luxury car earned the respect and confidence of the most committed brand fanatics in recent years. See also: The Pearl 95 – A Superyacht with an Interior Design by Kelly Hoppen
The 2002 Ferrari Enzo is a mid-engined supercar by Ferrari featured in all main series titles. This luxury car features a Formula One-esque electrohydraulic shift six-speed semi-automatic transmission, active aerodynamics, and traction control, the latter two of which are banned technologies in Formula One.
The Lamborghini Murciélago is one of the high-performance supercars produced by Lamborghini and designed by Luc Donckerwolke. It was introduced in 2001 as the successor to the Diablo and it also has a rear spoiler that can be raised to an angle of 70 degrees, side mirrors that fold in to improve aerodynamics, and side scoops that automatically open to the needed size to let in just the right amount of air needed to cool its engine.
In 2005, Ford released the highly anticipated successor to the world-beating Ford GT40. The Ford GT was an epic 100th birthday present from Ford to itself, and to the driving public. Ford GT values remain strong and, compared to most supercars.