2013 is a great year to have money to spare. The selection of awe-inspiring dream cars couldn't be better. If you're in the market for a car that looks phenomenal, is exquisitely built and offers unsurpassed performance, you're spoiled for options. The following 10 cars are sure to meet and exceed all of your expectations. In addition to providing a brief overview of each car, we're including its MSRP. You'll also find an estimate about the average annual cost to insure each super-car. Insurance information is based on a clean driver in Ontario, Canada.
Aston-Martin Rapide - You'll have to fork over a cool $235,000 to make this elegant vehicle your own, but you're sure to find that it's worth every penny. The average annual cost to insure an Aston-Martin is around $2,800, so be prepared for a hefty monthly premium. There's an incredible, 6.0-liter V12 engine beneath the hood, and it produces 470 horsepower. Soft, sumptuous leather and trim options like bamboo and alloy enhance the quality of the interior in a bold way. This car handles very well, and it's exceptionally comfortable too.
Audi R8 5.2 - At $157,000, some would say that the Audi R8 5.2 is a bargain. On a yearly basis, it costs an average of $1,908 to insure an Audi, so that's not terrible either. For that money, you will get a superb, 5.2-liter V10 that gets 525 horsepower. This car roars from zero to 60 in just 3.6 seconds, and its finely crafted interior is sure to thrill you. It also has a first-rate manual transmission that makes for a lively and engaging driving experience.
Bentley Supersports - Bentley cars are in a league of their own. This one will set you back by about $330,000. As far as insuring it, you're sure to pay at least $3,500 per year. Its 6.0-liter W12 engine produces a jaw-dropping 621 horsepower, so get ready to fly. All-wheel drive comes standard, and it has a six-speed automatic transmission. For the ultimate in luxury and comfort, the seats can be custom-fitted to suit your needs. Thanks to the sporty interior, you'll never forget that you're behind the wheel of one of the most amazing vehicles on the planet.
BMW 760i - This gorgeous luxury sedan has a price tag of $186,000. On average, BMWs cost about $2,036 per year to insure, but that's not too terrible when stacked up against other sports cars. The 760i is the best of the best when it comes to the 7-Series. Its 6.0-liter, twin-turbo V12 gets 535 horsepower, and it boasts an eight-speed automatic transmission. Its sleek, aerodynamic design ensures a smooth, exciting ride. Every last inch of this vehicle is crafted with supreme care, and you'd be hard-pressed to find more comfortable seats in any other vehicle.
Ferrari 599 Fiorano - This is the closest you can get to owning an actual race car, but you're going to pay dearly for it. With an MSRP of $350,000, the 599 is anything but cheap. You'll spend at least $3,500 a year to keep it insured too. Still, this two-seater is an absolute joy. Its 6.0-liter V12 produces an amazing 612 horsepower, and it zooms from zero to 100 km in just 3.7 seconds. Tech fiber, faux suede and premium leather spice up the interior, which also boasts sleek, carbon-fiber accents.
Jaguar XKR-S - With luxury, comfort and performance to spare, the Jaguar XKR-S is a natural choice for the 10 best vehicles of 2012. At $140,000, it is something of a bargain. You'll pay upwards of $2,700 per year to keep it insured, but it's a small price to pay for such refinement. It has a 5.0-liter V8 super-charged engine that produces 550 horsepower. Lightweight and nimble, it flies through twists and turns with ease. High-quality materials abound in its interior, and it is jam-packed with a mouth-watering selection of features. It's as fun to behold as it is to drive.
Lamborghini Aventador - When it comes to hardcore, dramatically styled super-cars, you can't go wrong with the Aventador. With a price tag of $425,000, it is the most expensive dream car on the list. Even if you have a spotless driving record, you'll pay at least $3,500 a year to keep it insured. The power and thrust of this car alone are enough to make it one of the best cars on the road today. Its 6.5-liter V12 produces 690 horsepower, so make sure you're buckled properly. You'll be tickled by its uniquely designed interior as well.
Maserati Quattroporte - In the world of Italian luxury cars, the Quattroporte is in a league of its own. At $150,000, its MSRP isn't too exorbitant. When it comes to insuring this car though, you'll pay at least $2,500 per year. Its 4.2-liter V8 produces 400 horsepower, and it positively growls. You can customize this amazing vehicle to your exact specifications, and many interior materials and colors are available. From its high-tech multimedia system to is impeccable steering and handling, this is a bona fide dream car.
Mercedes SLS - The beautiful thing about the SLS is that it has everything you could want in a luxury sports car, but it's practical enough to be driven every day. You can choose from a coupe or a roadster, and you will pay around $210,000 for it. As far as insurance goes, the average annual cost to insure a Mercedes is $2,300. You'll have all the power you need with the 6.2-liter V8, which produces 563 horsepower. The seven-speed, dual-clutch automated manual transmission is a feat of engineering. The best part of all is the unique style of the doors, which open upward.
Porsche 911 - The ever-evolving 911 continues to be one of the best dream cars out there. Many different body styles are trim levels are available, and you can expect to pay anywhere from $92,000 to $200,000. The average yearly cost to insure a Porsche is $2,400, so keep that in mind. Out of the many available engines, the twin-turbo 3.4-liter engine is a standout, and it produces 500 horsepower. On the GT2, the horsepower zooms to 620. Impeccable materials, distinctive styling and a bevy of great options make the 911 an amazing choice, and buying it is one thing you'll never regret.