Continued: 10 of the world’s fastest taxis

Audi R8

Top Speed: 301 km/h

0-100 km/h: 4.6 seconds

Audi R8 Taxi

The R8 is the first supercar from Audi brand. The car was first launched in 2006 and quickly became famous because of its capabilities. This the first-gen Audi R8 that is shown above and it serves as a taxi in Italy. The car gets power from 4.2-litre V8 engine that produces a maximum of 414 BHP and 430 Nm of maximum torque.

Ferrari F360

Top Speed: 295 km/h

0-100 km/h: 4.6 seconds

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The car replaced the F355 and inducted a more curvy design. It was designed by famous Pininfarina and gained popularity quickly because of its unorthodox design of the 80s. The supercar is powered by a naturally aspirated 3.6-litre V8 engine that generates a maximum of 400 BHP at 8,500 rpm and maximum torque of 373 Nm at 4,750 rpm.

Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG

Top Speed: 249 km/h

0-100 km/h: 3.7 seconds

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The AMG arm of the Mercedes-Benz is a performance division that produces world class performance cars. Here is an E63 AMG that produces a massive power of 550 BHP and does duty in Germany. The car is powered by a massive 5.2-litre bi-turbo engine. The E63 AMG is known around the world over for its out of its performance.

Ford Mustang

Top Speed: 180 km/h

0-100 km/h: 7.9 seconds

Mustang

The American muscle car is a dream car of many around the world. A taxi service based out of the Lativa offers this 2004 Ford Mustang as a taxi. The car is powered by 4.0-litre V6 engine that generates 211 BHP at 5,250 rpm and 325 Nm at 3,500 rpm. The Mustang gets a lovely livery and regularly goes out to pick and drop special passengers.

Tesla Model S

Top Speed: 225 km/h

0-100 km/h: 5.7 seconds

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Tesla created a ripple in the automotive market with their full electric cars. Here is one Tesla Model S serving as a zero emission taxi in the Norway. The car comes with loads of space that makes it a good choice for a taxi.