Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse 2012Posted on Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 in Bugatti.
The brand new Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse has a amazing maximum torque of 1,500 Nm (at 3,000-5,000 revoltions per minute) in the 7.9-litre capacity of their W16 engine. The maximum output (1.200 hp) is arrived at at 6.400 rpm. These figures permit the vehicle to achieve 100 km/h (62 miles per hour) from waiting in unbelievable 2.6 seconds. The very best speed of 410 km/h (255 miles per hour) helps make the four-wheel drive (like all Veyrons) Grand Sport Vitesse the quickest production roadster ever. The utmost speed is arrived at on closed tracks with special safety safeguards. In “normal” handling mode, the Grand Sport Vitesse is digitally restricted to 375 km/h (233 miles per hour).
The 199 hp increase within the Grand Sport continues to be mainly accomplished by utilizing four bigger turbochargers with new intercoolers. In addition, Bugatti has extensively strengthened all drivetrain components to be able to securely transfer the immense forces whatsoever occasions. The gearing from the seven-speed dual-clutch gearbox (DSG) particularly continues to be modified towards the new needs. Within this context, as around the Super Sport, Bugatti has additionally modified the environment ducting around the drivetrain. As a result of the bigger turbochargers and also the overall reduced back pressure, it had been easy to lessen the fuel consumption slightly regardless of the elevated output. The fuel system, having a four-pump tank, continues to be obtained from the Super Sport.
Bugatti is promoting a brand new roof spoiler for that Grand Sport Vitesse that considerably reduces wind noise and buffeting within the interior. In addition, you will see a brand new windbreak for that roadster that may be saved away compactly within the luggage compartment if not being used. Both particulars may also be readily available for the Grand Sport. Together, they permit very relaxed, open-top driving even at speeds close to 200 km/h (124 miles per hour).
Graphite is (together with stainless metals for example Aluminium and Magnesium) even the dominant material within the interior from the Grand Sport Vitesse. Numerous interior parts are actually produced from graphite within the 1,200 hp roadster. Including the center console extension, a protective cover with EB logo design within the rear-bulkhead leather trim (between your chair backrests) and also the belt outlet covers around the seats. The décor around the center console, the doorway card inserts and also the adjoining trim around the instrument panel will also be produced from graphite. The bicolor black trim parts will also be new within the Grand Sport version, and thus is really a special chair design for that Grand Sport Vitesse. The 2-tone leather chair covers are enhanced by contrasting stitching between your chair base and also the side sections. Contrasting stitching can also be featured around the leather armrest between your seats, which will come with no typical quilting.