10 Countries with Ridiculous Fast Minicabs
Are you in a rush? Do you often struggle with flight delays? Thinking about arriving in a luxury mini cab and aim to do a good first impression?
In that case, some of the fastest minicabs in the world might be of interest. We have collected information about countries and cities with ridiculous fast cabs and here is the full list, sorted by acceleration. Note
: Temporary minicab campaigns are not listed.
1. Bugatti Veyron minicab in Czech Republic
The only capital in the world where you can ride a minicab making 0-62 mph (100 km/h) in less than 2.5 seconds is Prague. In fact, Prague might be the only place in the world offering Bugatti Veyron cabs. If you are up for a real experience, this is most of the most unique and fastest minicab ever. Unfortunately, they don't have any autobahn like in Germany. Top speed on Czeck Expressways is 'only' 78 mph (130 km/h) and we're not sure how easy it is to convince the cab driver to top speed of over 250 mph.
How fast are Bugatti Veyron taxis?
: 0-62 mph in 2.46 sec (or 0-100 km/h in 2.46 sec).
: 253.8 mph (or 408.5 km/h)
: Around 1200 bhp.
2. Russian cab - Porsche Cayenne
If you want to ride fast i Moscow, why not try the TechArt Magnum tuned Porsche Cayennes. With a distinct orange colour, the surely stand out and you have an excellent view from up there. No other SUV we ever heard about are this quick, and only one other taxi. However, make sure to book quick since there are only a handful Porsche Cayenne cabs in the Russian capital.
How fast are tuned Porsche Cayenne taxis in Russia?
: 0-60 mph in 4.2 sec (or 0-100 km/h in approx. 4.0 sec).
: 175 mph (281 km/h)
: 580 bhp.
3. Another superfast Russian cab: Maybach 62 S
Russians seems to have a passion for fast cabs. The Maybach 62 S is probably the only luxurious minicabs/limo which can make 0-62 mph in less than 5 seconds. How much is it to ride a Maybach minicab in Moscow? The prices seem to be fixed at 320 USD for journeys within Moscow.
: 0-62 mph in 4.5 sec (or 0-100 km/h in 4.8 sec).
: 190 mph (300 km/h).
: 612 bhp.
: Red and black.
4. Italian Cab - Audi R8
One of few places in the world where you can find Audi R8 taxis is the town of Palermo in Sicily, Italy. There are quite a few of the yellow and black Audi R8 in Palermo, but we could not find the official website. However, the initial charge for the Audi R8 seems to be €10, each 1/4 mile cost €5 or €20 for a 1 minute ride. Do you find that cheap or expensive? More images here
How fast are Audi R8 cabs in Italy?
: 0-62 mph in 4.6 sec (or 0-100 km/h in 4.6 sec).
: 187 mph (301 km/h)
: 420 bhp.
5. Porsche Cayman S cabs in Germany
The Porsche Cayman can be bought without tax if you are a minicab driver in Germany. Taxi companies in Germany get huge discount and often choose to have very well equipped cars. These cars are often sold 'taxed' after 3 years to individuals.
How fast are Porsche Cayman S taxis?
: 0-62 mph in 5.4 sec (or 0-100 km/h in 5.4 sec).
: 171 mph (275 km/h)
: 295 bhp.
Fake super quick minicabs
There have been rumours about a Ferrari Enzo minicab in Oman, but we found out the image has been created in photoshop.
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