Recently Bugatti announced the world’s most powerful and fastest cabrio car, Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport itesse. If you are looking for the meaning of Vitesse, here is the definition; in French Vitesse means speed! And Grand Sport is a quite quick enough to deserve Vitesse! Extra information, Bugatti is French but owned by German car manufacturer Volkswagen Group. Technically, it is half French half German.
Let’s move to Grand Sport Vitesse’s technical information. It has an 8-lt W16 quad turbo petrol engine produces 1200 PS and 1500 nm of torque. 7-speed double clutch (DSG) auto gearbox, you may have this gearbox in your VW Polo as well, so there is a reason to be happy for Polo owners! It is also four-wheel drive and best part is coming! It consumes 37,2 lt/km in city, 14,9 lt/km out-of-city and 23,1 lt/km in combined. For sure, these values are the official numbers, it is really hard to achieve these.
And if you floor the throttle 410 kph is your top speed with 1,4 g lateral acceleration. g-force value means, when you accelerate with Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse your body will face 1,4 times of your body weight. If you weight 100 kg and driving this car, when you accelerate, you will feel 140 kg!
And this huge car can stop from 100 kph to 0 in 31,4 meters! This is really short distance, probably your internal organ change their places! And best bit is coming, Grand Sport Vitesse emits 867 g/km CO2 in city, if you want to be more environmental you need to be out-of-city and achieve 348 g/km CO2, and if you want to be partially environmental 539 g/km combine CO2.
If you want to know more about the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse’s technical details just check the link below. It has everything from gearbox shift time to airbrake’s angle!
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