With the new edition breaking through the game charts next year, Need For Speed Most Wanted is certainly the most eagerly anticipated game for speed freaks. The earlier edition proved as the most selling and played out car racing games across the globe. Its popularity and interesting features made the upcoming edition of the game worth waiting. Already, the purist of speed and the enduring challenges of the game are some special features which have outclassed any other game in its category. However, the best part of the game is the interaction that it provides to the players to drive some of most powerful and elegant cars from different automakers. Need For Speed Most Wanted car list has all such car models which will set you freak out with adrenaline and make you jump out from the seats. Let us take a detailed look at some of the most wanted car list of this game.
1. BMW M3 GTR
Certainly the most popular version of BMW 3-series is a consequent model of E30, E36, E46 and E90/E92/E93 3-series. The car has attractive features like convertibility and powerful engine making it one popular choice among the speed lovers. The model has improved handling, suspension and braking which makes the car a benchmark for sedans like Mercedes-AMG and Audi Quattro GmbH (Audi RS). The car has a 4 litre V8 engine which delivers the power of more than 400 bhp. The braking features of the car are quite impressive with the special front and rear brake calipers and rotors. However, the car has a manual transmission and has two Getrag 265 5-speed gearboxes. The car has the length of 171.1 inches, whereas the width and height of the car measure 66.1 inches to 53.9 inches respectively. The powerful engine provides the car with the horsepower of 444 and torque of 354 LB/FT. The car goes from zero to sixty in less than 4 seconds (3.4 secs) and attains the top speed of 200 MPH. All such features make the car the most wanted model in the game.
2. R34 Skyline
Generally, regarded as the ultimate turner car, R34 Skyline is one of the most successful car models of the Japanese automobile company Nissan. Launched by the ending century the car had an environmentally friendly RB25DET NEO engine. The engine didn’t last for too long and was later powered by the RB20DE NEO engine. The car has a five speed gearbox and also a four speed automatic transmission. The car is also available in five gears and six gears manual transmission. The car comes as 4 door sedan and a 2 door coupe. The car has the length of 185.2 inches, whereas the width and height of the car measure 67.9 inches to 54.1 inches respectively. It is powered by 3.0 L STRAIGHT 6 engines which produce the horsepower of 280 and torque of 293 LB/FT. The car goes from zero to sixty in less than 5 seconds (4.9 secs) and attains the top speed of 155 MPH.
3. Ford Fiesta ST
Often referred as the Ford super-mini car, Ford Fiesta ST is certainly the swiftest car in the game. The car has a 2.0 L Duratec petrol engine and a six speed Hewland sequential gearbox. The car was launched at the Birmingham Auto Show, it was mainly designed for the Super 1600 rally. The car can be selected from a 3/5-door hatchback, to a 3-door panel van and 4-door sedan. The car is available in petrol and diesel variant. Like the car variants, the transmission is also available as 5-speed IB5 manual and 4-speed automatic models. The car can have the lengths from 154.3–154.5 inches, whereas the width and height of the car can measure from 66.3 inches to 57.6–57.8 in inches respectively. The 1.6 L STRAIGHT 4 engine produces the horsepower of 197 and packs 150bhp. It goes from zero to sixty in less than 7 seconds and attains the top speed of 129 MPH.
4. Lamborghini Diablo SV
Being the proudest producers of speed cars, Diablo SV is a super car model by Lamborghini which was launched in the year 1995. The car is based on the standard Diablo but has a noticeable powerful engine. The secret to the power to the car is the 5.7 L (348 cu in) V12 engine which provides the car the maximum power of 517 PS (380 kW; 510 hp) and torque of 580 N·m (428 lb·ft). Basically the car is available as 2-door coupe and a 2-door roadster with a layout of Mid-engine, RWD / AWD. The car has a rear mid-engine, rear-wheel drive and servo-assisted four-wheel disc brakes. The weight to the super car is 1,576 kg (3,474 lb) and is distributed in 41/59% front/rear combination. The 5.7 L (348 cu in) V12 engine produces the horsepower of 510 hp. The car goes from zero to sixty in 3.4 seconds and attains the top speed of 209 MPH.
5. BMW 1 Series M
Developed by BMW’s motorsport branch, BMW 1 Series M is a high-performance version of the BMW 1 Series Coupe. The car was launched in the tear 2010 and variant was marketed as a spiritual follow-up to the famous E30 M3. The car has the twin-turbocharged N54 engine and produces 340 PS (250 kW) and 332 LB/FT (450 N·m). Even with all such spectacular features the car is still the least expensive in the series. The 3.0L STRAIGHT 6 engine produces horsepower of 320 hp and torque of 331. The car goes from zero to sixty in 4.7 seconds and attains the top speed of 155 MPH which is electronically limited.
6. Audi RS3
Audi RS3 is the sports version of the Audi A3 and has a 5-cylinder, 2,480 cc turbocharged engine. The car has a vermicular-graphite cast iron crankcase, seven-speed S tronic transmission. The car is available in two automatic models and one manual model. More surprisingly the car has ventilated brake discs, aluminum brake disc covers and four-piston fixed calipers. Due to the sports model the car has RS logos, electronic stabilization program, prominent sill panels and exterior-mirror casings in matt aluminum, roof spoiler, high-gloss black diffusor insert, two elliptical exhaust tailpipes on the left, black interior, sports seats. The 2.5L cylinder turbo engine produces horsepower of 335 hp and torque of 332LB/FT. The car goes from zero to sixty in 3.8 seconds and attains the top speed of 155 MPH and is electronically limited.
7. Aston Martin DB5 Vantage
Commonly referred as the Bond’s car, Aston Martin DB5 Vantage is certainly one of the best car models manufactured by Aston Martin. The first model was launched way back in 1964 which had three Weber twin-choke 45DCOE side-draft carburetors and revised camshaft profiles. The earlier model became so popular that it was soon followed by DB5 convertible model in the successive year. Basically, the car is built on the FR layout and is available in three body styles that are 2-door 2+2 coupe, 2-door convertible and2-door shooting brake. The car has the length of 179.9 inches and width of 66.1 inches. The car has a 4-speed manual transmission and is also offered in ZF 5-speed all-synchro manual and Borg Warner DG/Model 8 automatic transmission. The powerful 3,995 cc TadekMarekI6 engine produces the power of 282 hp and torque of value 288 LB/FT. Top speed to the car is 142 MPH and goes from Zero to sixty in &.1 seconds.
8. Alfa Romeo MiTo
Alfa Romeo MiTo is a supermini luxury car designed by Juan Manuel Diaz and was launched in 2008 in Milan. Based on the Fiat Small platform, the car was set to compete with the MINI and the newer Audi A1. The car has 3-door hatchback body style and is available in 5-speed manual and 6-speed manual transmission. However, the car is also available in a 6-speed Dual Dry Clutch Transmission. The car has the length of 160 inches, whereas the width and height of the car measure 67.8 inches to 56.9 inches respectively. The power to the car is generated from 1.4L 4 cylinder, producing horsepower of 168 and the torque of 184 LB/FT. The car achieves the speed of sixty from zero in 7.5 seconds and attains the top speed of 136 MPH.
9. Pontiac Firebird Trans Am
Pontiac Firebird Trans Am was the upgraded version of Pontiac firebird with the advancement in horse power, suspension and handling. The car was built on the FR layout and had the F-type platform. The earlier models were 2-door convertible which were later followed by the 2-door coupe. The first generation of this car model used 400 cu in (6.6 L) Pontiac Ram Air III V8 which produces 366 bhp. However, the successive model used 400 cu in (6.6 L) Pontiac Ram Air V V8with the rare dealer-installed option. Similarly the third generation model used 305 cu in (5.0 L) Throttle Body Injection V8 and 231 cu in (3.8 L) Buick Turbo V6 engine. The engine was quite powerful and produced the horsepower of 440 and a torque of 324 LB/FT at 3750 RPM, this is why it goes from zero to sixty in 8.5 seconds.