New hypercar Bugatti has become the most expensive car in the world

New hypercar Bugatti has become the most expensive car in the world

March 5, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Bugatti presented at the Geneva Motor Show a unique hypercar La Voiture Noire, built in a single copy. The cost of new items exceeded 16 million euros, which makes the coupe the most expensive new car in the world.

A special hypercar was launched to celebrate the 110th anniversary of the French brand, founded by Ettore Bugatti in 1909. At the same time, the car itself was dedicated to the 1936 model-made Bugatti Type 57 SC Atlantic model car.

La Voiture Noire is based on the Chiron hypercar, but at the same time differs from its “donor” by a more pronounced radiator grille, headlights of a different shape transferred to the front fenders, as well as a completely different rear end with six exhaust pipes.

Bugatti La Voiture Noire is equipped with the same eight-liter W16 engine with four turbines, the return of which has not yet been called. It is assumed that the unit produces the same 1500 liters. with. and 1600 N · m of torque.

For example, this motor allows the “Shiron” to accelerate from the spot to the first “hundred” in 2.5 seconds. The maximum speed is forcibly limited to 420 km per hour. To disable the limiter, you need a special key – in this case, the stated “maximum speed” is 485 km per hour.