6 ultra-rare supercars from around the world

If you want something different from the usual Italian supercars, here are some options.

Koenigsegg Agera R
Koenigsegg Agera R
Base price: $1.5 million

You've heard of Lamborghini and Ferrari. You've even heard of Lamborghini's seven-figure cousin, the Bugatti. (Both are part of the Volkswagen Group.)

But, for those looking for something their neighbors don't already have, there are a number of lesser known supercar makers out there peddling products that are even more exotic.

Swedish automaker Koenigsegg, for instance, offers the Agera R, a car that squeezes 1,140 horsepower out of a 5.0-liter twin-turbo V8.

Koenigsegg only produces about 15 cars a year. For regulatory reasons, the Agera R may not continue to be sold in the U.S. after this year but buyers can still get one if they order soon, according to Koenigsegg.

By Peter Valdes-Dapena @PeterDrives - Last updated July 26 2012: 10:51 AM ET
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