2016 Bugatti Chiron, Son of fastest Bugatti Veyron.
Bugatti has officially sold out all the 450 Veryon cars. So it is time for a replacement. We could get a glimple of the replacement on Sunday at Pebble Beach in California. The company has released a teaser which says ‘Imagine the Impossible’.. ‘Imagine Bugatti’
There replacement will be called 2016 Bugatti Chiron (pronounced Shir-on) in all probability. The car has been caught testing on the famed Nurburgring with some kind of equipment on the rear as seen from the images.
The company will go all out to better the fastest car in the world. Speculation suggests that it will have the same W16 quad turbocharged engine carried over from the previous car. However it will be tuned for a much larger power output. Some say it might even be around 1500 bhp and have a 0-100kmph speed of less than 2.5 seconds and top speed in excess of 450kmph.
Though Volkswagen, the parent company of Bugatti haven’t announced anything, we can cay that we will see the Chiron in 2016.
Since its launch in 2005, Bugatti has sold all the planned run of 300 coupes – the Veyron 16.4 with 987bhp and the Veyron 16.4 Super Sport with 1,183bhp. 150 roadsters – the Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport with 1,001 PS and the Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse with 1,200 PS hav been sold.
Interesring Fact: Volkswagen lost more than $6 million on each Veyron it sold, even after pricing it more than $2 million.