2013 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse – Review

2013 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse – Review
29 Jan 2013

The Veyron EB 16.4 is all set to hit the roads in 2013. The car is stuffed with advance features and occupied a  unique rank in terms of its fast speed.  Here are some of the specifications of this special edition Veyron producing close to the 1,200 horsepower output.

2013 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse

Specifications of Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse

  • Design (Exterior)

    The car uses special Michelin PAX run-flat Tyres which are specially designed to hold car’s top speed. The  brakes of the car come with cross drilled, radially expelled carbon fiber resistant (C/SiC) compound discs having a much superior resistance to brake fade. The airflow to the engine is also improved by means of a bigger grille, additional inlets down low and fine air vents on top of the headlights for cooling the face discs. The xenon headlights on the Grand Sport Vitesse are also a latest addition.

    2013 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse
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  • Design (Interior)

    The interior of the car along with  Aluminum and Magnesium has hordes of carbon fiber with central console extension, cover with the EB logo on the rear-bulkhead leather trim. Some of the additional aspects included in the interior package of Veyron Vitesse’s are knee pads in the middle tunnel area, an added 12 V socket in the glove box, self-control systems, an illuminated start and parking lock button,  restraint systems and a gadget huddle with shift-up information.

  • Mechanical

    The Veyron features an 8.0 liter, quad-turbocharged, W16 cylinder engine that is equal to two narrow-angle V8 engines. Each of the cylinders boasts four valves making a sum of sixty four. The  engine is fed by four turbochargers and relocates 7,993 cubic centimeters (487.8 Cu in), with a square 86 by 86 mm (3.4 by 3.4 in) bore and stroke. Bugatti widely reinforced all drive gears in order to transfer the massive forces coming on account of the additional power.

  • Speed

    The car is known for its speed. In fact, it is named as the world’s fastest car. Its top speed is planned at 350 km/h (220 mph). Once the car reaches 220 km/h (140 mph), hydraulics reduce the speed of the car up to a ground clearance of approximately 9 cm (3.5 in). The wing and spoiler also deploy all at once. During this entire managing process, a down force of 3,425 newtons is provided by the wing that holds the car to the road.

    The estimated price of this car is around $2.5 million.
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