Check out five cars that were the fastest automobiles of their day. Oh, look- they’re all made by Mercedes-Benz.
The latest of the lot, the Mercedes-AMG GT R, is a remarkable feat of automotive engineering. The 2018 model's 4.0-liter V8 powers it from 0 to 62 in 3.6 seconds, producing 577 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque. You can get speeds up to 198 mph through the straights.