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Report: Bugatti Veyron successor to don at least 1500hp

AutoGuide learned that a Bugatti Veyron successor is definitely on the way and could be launched as early as next year, after speaking with Bugatti’s head, Dr. Wolfgang Schreiber. Details a usual are sparse, but the new Veyron model could utilize some hybrid tech, similarly to other super and hyper cars like the LaFerrari and […]

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Report: Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse Legend Elisabeth Junek Edition to premiere at Geneva

Seeing as Bugatti is sitting on a significant pile of unsold Veyrons, makes some sense that they are attempting to breathe a bit of extra life into the current product. With a name significantly longer than the actual car, the Elisabeth Junek Edition has a 1,200 bhp horsepower, 8 liter quad turbocharged W16 engine putting […]

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Report: Bugatti will pass on a production Galibier and “Super Veyron”

Many of us have been wondering, “what’s next?”, for Bugatti’s next ventures in super-supercar plans. And admittedly, the Veyron is a seriously tough act to follow. Previous rumors have suggested that Bugatti is in the works with a four-door version of the Veyron, which was hinted with the 2009 Galibier Concept. Heck, even a “Super […]

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Report: Bugatti to end Veyron production with the most extreme model ever?

AutoCarUK reports that Bugatti may be in the works to produce the most extreme Veyron ever to officially send the model off into the pages of history. According to the report, the last super-Veyron will be launched in early 2014 and has been described to be “a fantasy in terms of its performance.” “We are […]

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Report: Audi’s chief engineer Wolfgang Durheimer apparently relieved of duty

AutoCarUK is reporting via some German outlets that Audi’s chief engineer, Wolfgang Durheimer, was recently axed from his position at the Ingolstadt-based manufacturer. Taking his place is Volkswagen’s head of development Ulrich Hackenberg. Official reasons for Durheimer’s apparent departure were withheld, though the said reports speculated that Durheimer expressed reluctance towards all-electric powertrains, resulting in […]

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Video: A Bugatti Veyron vs. a custom 700hp Nissan Juke-R, who do you think will win in the standing mile?

Who do you think will win? A bone-stock Bugatti Veyron, which is one of the world’s fastest production cars to date complete with a 16-cylinder 1,001hp engine? Or a Nissan Juke-R modified to put out around 700hp? It is a tough call to guesstimate since the Juke-R does weigh quite a bit less than the […]

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2012 Bugatti Veyron Super Sport Right

Guinness World Records reinstates the “world’s fastest production car” title to the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport

After Bugatti was stripped of the Guinness World Record for the “world’s fastest production car” due to an infraction, the Volkswagen-owned supercar maker went for the gold once more by setting the world record for the world’s fastest roadster with the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse. But in an official retraction, of the original retraction, […]

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2014 Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse Record Signature

Bugatti claims title for world’s fastest roadster, the 2014 Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse

In sort of an effort to reclaim some lost credibility after being stripped of its “world’s fastest production car” title by the Guiness World Records, Bugatti has just claimed to have officially set the record for the world’s fastest roadster. The record was reportedly achieved in the 2014 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse, which […]

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Bugatti teases something via their Facebook, by cracking open some hanger doors

Bugatti has decided to tease something by opening some hanger doors leading to a very brightly lit room, it appears. Word is that this new teaser could be the rumored “Super Veyron,” which has been described to be the Veyron to end all Veyrons. Additionally, this is may also be in response to Bugatti being […]

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Report: Bugatti Veyron Super Sport has “world fastest production car” title revoked

Driving.co.uk exclusively reports that the British-based company, Guinness World Records, has revoked a rather big accolade from one of its record holders. The Bugatti Veyron Super Sport—the orange and black-colored hypercar driven by Top Gear UK’s James May, which recorded a top speed of 431.072 km/h or 267.85 mph—has been revoked of its title as […]

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