The God of the wind
The Pagani Huayra (pronounced: wai-rah) is an Italian mid-engined sports car produced by Pagani. Succeeding the company's previous offering, the Zonda, it costs € 1,198,000 ($1,600,000). It is named after Wayra Tata, which means "God of the winds" inQuechua, the official language of the Inca Empire. The Huayra was named "The Hypercar of the Year 2012" by Top Gearmagazine and received a very positive review when tested by Richard Hammond on Top Gear. The Huayra is currently the fastest car to go around the Top Gear Test Track, setting a time of 1:13.8, beating the previous record of 1:15.1 set by the Ariel Atom V8 in January 2011.