When you think about what track athletes do and what is most important in their field of sport, you would think about speed. For track athletes, speed and precision determines the outcome of their game and the most renowned players are those who have shown exemplary speed and skill. And to attain such speed, an athlete must be train hard to achieve a fit form and every track athlete knows that it isn’t just all about losing weight or developing muscles, it’s about achieving equilibrium or balance.
When it comes to cars, the same principles apply. The world’s fastest cars are either stripped down or muscle-bound but the true secret to speed is the power-to-weight ratio. Attaining the right balance would allow your ride to perform at its peak. To get the power-to-weight ratio, you would need to divide the power by the weight of the ride, the higher the number, the better the performance.
Here are some of the fittest cars that you will ever find existing.
- Porsche GT2RS. With a power of 620 hp and weight of 3,020 lbs, this speed monster is able to accelerate 0-60 mph in just 3.4 seconds and achieve a top speed of 205. Known as “The Widowmaker,” this sweet ride is built to cut corners with surgical precision. Power: 620 hp / Weight: 3,020 = .205.
- Ferrari F12 Berlinetta. Ferrari has been to produce fit and fast cars like the Ferrari LaFerrari and the Ferrari 488 Abu Dhabi for 70 years. True to the Ferrari line, the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta is considered as one of the most powerful road-legal Ferrari ever built. With a power of 730 hp and a weight of 3,362 lbs, this ride is able to accelerate 0-60 mph in just 3.1 seconds and achieve a top speed of 211. Power: 730 hp / Weight: 3,362 lbs = .217.
- KoenegsiggAgera R. This Swedish speed god has a power of 1,114 hp and a weight of 2,844 lbs. Talk about fast and lightweight! The KoenegsiggAgera R is able to accelerate 0-60 mph in only just 2.9 seconds and is claimed to achieve a top speed 273 mph, insane. Power: 1,114 hp / Weight: 2,844 lbs = .391 or .4.
These are only some of the world’s fittest cars. There are still numerous out there that boasts insane speed and build.