After countless “final” editions behold the venerable Veyron is suggesting a survivor: the Geneva Motor Show was presented Chiron, the new Bugatti supercar developed specifically to impose on the throne of the best performing cars of the planet.
For a decade and a half, Veyron took the crown of laurels to this section of hypercarurilor top thanks performance, price and luxury offered. Now, just a few months after the last announcement which was announced late Veyron, Bugatti emerges ramp with a new production that has all superlatives related to the automotive field. 1500 hp W16 engine developed by 8-liter, Chiron is the most powerful production car on the planet. Also, the 16-cylinder (joined by the joining of two V8 supercharged by four turbochargers, generating a torque thundering, 1600 Nm, offered constant value between 2000 and 6000 rpm. With these resources at hand, “filtered” through a box full 7-speed transmission, Chiron accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h in less than 2.5 seconds from 0-200 km / h in just 6 seconds!
With the new Chiron, Bugatti president said that Bugatti has left behind dimensions that define the operation of all market players and established new paradigms that did not exist previously. “Bugatti has tested the limits of physics. There is no area where we have not made significant improvements. ”
Thanks monocoque carbon fiber, combined with the chassis adaptive newly designed tires specially developed for Bugatti and other innovative technologies, Chiron is not only a champion in terms of maximum acceleration, but also a Bugatti agile, which features a maximum maneuverability.
Bugatti Chiron design combines two elements are significantly antithetical “beast” and “beauty”. Design language introduced by the new Bugatti Chiron has a more aggressive tone, defining the character of the car. The designers have managed to reinterpret DNA Bugatti with its distinctive features in a modern manifestation, while adding new features resulting from technical performance requirements. Thus, Chiron remains unmistakably a Bugatti.
“Chiron is the quintessential extreme super sports car: ultra-modern, incredibly fast, agile and strong, with a demanding style and design with the highest possible levels of comfort,” said Wolfgang Dürheimer. “This combination is not offered by any other player market, ensuring Bugatti’s unique position in the market. Our customers form an exclusive group of collectors cars. With the Veyron, they had the best sports car series in the last 10 years. This is why the requirements and expectations for our next step was so high, “said Dürheimer.
Reactions of customers shows that Bugatti was a hit! Of the 500 copies expected to be produced over a third have already been ordered, without any of these customers to see live the new Chiron!