Cars of the Hip-Hop Stars

Hip-hop music is the identity of the modern music genre giving way for singers with special tune for the special music. Also, flashy vehicles are indispensable custom of the hip-hop culture. Forbes.com is a site that gives recognition to prestigious people like the hip hop singers and one of their segments featured these people and what their cars are. No wonder that the transports of these songsters are also not just the average autos but have special tunes too. Here they are:

Pharrell Williams
Ferrari Enzo (est. $652,000)
Named after the founder of the Italian sports car line, the Ferrari Enzo was built for speed. It does zero to 60 in 3.14 seconds and its V-12 engine can crack 200 miles per hour. Fewer than 400 were made.

Jay-Z
2007 Mercedes G55 AMG (est. $108,000)
Originally built as a military vehicle, the G-Class recently emerged as a competitor of luxury SUVs, like Cadillac’s Escalade. Its four-wheel drive, 493-horsepower V8 engine is paired with all the comforts you would expect from a Mercedes luxury sedan.

Busta Rhymes
Lamborghini Murcielago Roadster (est. $330,000)
This Lamborghini can do zero to 60 in less than four seconds. Its 6.5-liter V12 engine is helped by an aerodynamic design that includes fold-in mirrors and an adjustable spoiler.

Scott Storch
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 (est. $1.4 million)
The Veyron’s 16-cylinder engine takes the car from zero to 60 in 2.46 seconds and can reach a top speed of 253 miles per hour. At full throttle, the Veyron would burn through a tank of gas in 12 and a half minutes.

The Game
1970 Chevrolet Chevelle (est. $79,000)
This popular Chevy was made for 14 years. In 1970, the company removed its restrictions on fuel displacement; thus, the ’70 Chevelle is widely considered to define the height of the muscle-car era.

Wyclef Jean
McLaren F1 (est. $1 million)
Only 100 McLaren F1s were ever built, and only 72 of them were street legal. Its 6.1-liter V12 engine gets the F1 from zero to 60 in 3.2 seconds, and its top speed has been recorded at 242 miles per hour

Funkmaster Flex
1966 Impala SS 396 (est. $46,000)
The Impala Super Sport 396 was Chevy’s high-performance version of one of its best-selling automobiles. The V8 big-block engines of the 1960s have made them restoration favorites among collectors.

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