2016 Bugatti Chiron specifications leaked ahead of Geneva debut
in which official preview brand-new Chiron appear under the covers
hypercar brand-new feature design inspired by the concept of Vision Gran Turismo. 100 orders have already been taken leaked
specification sheet (as shown in our gallery) reveal in which your vehicle will be powered by four turbo 16-cylinder engine in which produces 1500bhp stunning in 6700rpm. The unit produces W16 also 1180lb ft of torque between 2000-6000rpm, as well as sends drive to all four wheels via a seven-speed DSG gearbox.
Chiron name taken via the 1920s as well as 1930s Grand Prix racer Louis Chiron, who has scored remarkable results from the European Nations Cup Bugatti events, including a win from the French Grand Prix racing in 1931 at the wheel of a Bugatti T51. His career interrupted by the war, nevertheless he went to a race of marques including Alfa Romeo , Mercedes as well as Maserati .
has another spy images showed a prototype at the late stage of Chiron from the test. Although much of the design as well as camouflaged, brand-new elements, including a thinner LED Flashlight groups, front grille as well as more pronounced hood as well as flatter can be seen. in which will be already known in which Chiron will take some design inspiration via the recent Vision Gran Turismo concept car, which made its debut at the exhibition Frankfurt in September. At the time, officials Bugatti was a design concept as well as an early look at the brand-new design language for the company he said.
official preview of the image Bugatti Chiron has also shown brand-new under the covers.
despite the fact in which has been shown to lack of performance figures for Chiron, as well as no, said no details about whether rumors of a powertrain hybrid valid Wolfgang Dürheimer, president of Bugatti, saying: “The short development for Chiron can be summed up from the phrase one, which will be probably the shortest from the history of the automobile: We want to make better much better. in which will Chiron set brand-new standards in every respect. We will continue to stronger, faster production, most prestigious as well as luxurious super sports car production from the planet. in which will be the claim of the Bugatti as well as our customers.
“in Louis Chiron, we found a pastor worthy of a brand-new product from the history of our brand. Name the best racing driver as well as the driver Bugatti most successful of his time to the best super sports car from the present day – in which will be the perfect combination. “
products Chiron in Los Angeles earier Airport in which summer pledged Durheimer in which.” No some other super production. could be a sports car of in which caliber for such a program will be a rigorous as well as comprehensive testing. “
products of Chiron to the proven potential customers already. She says Bugatti already has 100 firm orders for your vehicle as well as said Durheimer:” The feedback via our clients regarding Chiron our requests gorgeous book will be steadily filling up more than 100 customers have already ordered Chiron, although they have not had the opportunity yet to experience a wonderful driving characteristics. via Chiron. “
in 2015. Earlier, he also issued a Bugatti first preview of the official video of your vehicle, accompanied by a statement,” begins a brand-new chapter. “Engine sound can also be heard at the end of the video.
Back in June, the former Volkswagen team boss Martin Winterkorn gave the first official confirmation in which the successor to Bugatti Veyron will be built – as well as said he could have a hybrid, as Autocar predicted in 2014.
“next to gasoline Winterkorn magazine Bild said in which the product, there will be a hybrid edition with performance additives for initially.” in which will be not clear whether his comment suggests there will be a hybrid, separate products of conventional engines, Although the two engines development costs make in which very unlikely.
from the past year, Autocar has revealed in which the development work has begun on the second place, even Veron, with the company looking to raise the lofty performance of the level of hypercar with the successor of brand-new 286mph .
will be an alternative Veron set to adopt an updated edition greatly via its predecessor engine turbo 8.0-liter W16. in which will produce from the region 1500ps (1479bhp), officials involved from the development of the brand-new car has been revealed.
will be an alternative set eagerly anticipated for Veron to build on the points of the main force behind by offering “faster top speed to reach any car through the production chain, along with in which kind of driveability to allow you to use in which every day.” , according to company officials.
as will be the case using a car in which replace in which, Bugatti brand-new has been conceived on the single carbon fiber in which provides seating For just two years in what will be planned to be extremely luxurious cabin, complete with all of the very latest in communication technology .
Powertrain revised significantly, which receive electrical aid, will be mounted on the rear bulkhead from the middle of the conventional engine structure, with routed to all four wheels through an automatic gearbox drive seven-speed double clutch as well as multi-wheel drive system for the clutch plate.
previous plans Bugatti to replace mid-Ferrand engines replaced using a production edition of the front-engined 16C Galibier saloon canceled concept after consultation with the customers, who were told they could prefer more extreme sports car with performance to overcome the latest crop of super high-end sports cars.
Veron since the original launch in 2005, as well as turned into the ranks of the contenders hypercar with more advanced than ever.
emergence of hybrid propulsion systems in which operate Order battery as well as gearboxes automatic double clutch, along with the continued development of lightweight construction techniques as well as systems developed active suspension, resulting in an explosion in performance capabilities, as well as unprecedented levels of efficiency , as seen on newcomers like McLaren P1 , Porsche 918 Spyder as well as laferrari , which put Bugatti firmly in its objectives.
Despite the secrecy surrounding exactly what the specifications of the engine as well as replace Veron will be as yet unnamed gets, Autocar can confirm in which revolves around the same quad-diesel 8.0-liter W16 engine as its predecessor.
will be due to get a series of amendments to the engine. Among them, the brand-new direct-injection combustion process replaces multi-points in which have been used so far injection system. in which will be part of the efforts to enable the engine to comply with the European emission standards more stringent six as well as dramatically reduce fuel consumption. Faster the economy will be derived Veron, as well as 1183 bhp Supersport , are only put in 12.2mpg.
some other improvements may also be in store for the introduction of the system. in which will be not a formal thing at in which stage, nevertheless there are suggestions in which the engineers at the headquarters of the development of the Volkswagen engine Volkswagen in Braunschweig, Germany, are looking to the processing unit configuration in which will be not unusual with electric turbo charger.
in which move will be aimed at strengthening the already amazing low-end engine torque as well as enhance efficiency levels through improvements in thermal qualities.
However, the big news centers around plans to provide brand-new Bugatti using a hybrid drive by electric from the form of a disk mounted within the housing as well as gearbox as well as lithium-ion battery engine.
together, as well as will be said to be a gasoline engine as well as an electric motor to provide up to 1479bhp. By comparison, the Veyron Super Sport 1183bhp. Autocar sources suggest in which the torque will be crowned from the 1100lb ft for the reliability of the gearbox.
Efforts were also under
great efforts to ensure in which the brand-new weight of your vehicle will be still much lower than in which of 1840kg Veyron Super Sport, despite the adoption of a hybrid engine.
, “a lot of construction work in early focused on the monocoque carbon fiber,” said the insider. “We have a lot of experience centered on light construction weight within the group folks as well as we are relying on in which as we begin to reap the different engineering goals.”
also plays a big role from the Khalifa Veron development will be a series of active aerobic tasks brand-new which aims to provide levels of downforce depending on the driving mode chosen by the driver degrees.
between the performance of being targeted by Bugatti standards with the brand-new product will be Super Sport World Record Edition time the official 0-62mph 2.5sec as well as a top speed of 268 mph. Although in which will be early days, officials have already advised prospective customers in which the brand-new car will be capable of beating both standards in production trim.
nothing official, nevertheless the 0-62mph time of 2.3sec as well as 286mph top speed will be said to be to be among the aspects of the possibility, according to one insider familiar with the computer simulation early.
However, proving a top speed can be tricky because of the challenges in finding a long test, including the site of efficiency, tire technology to support such a high-speed run.
in readiness for the arrival of the replacement Veyron, Bugatti has already started off preparing an upgrade assembly facilities in Molsheim, France. Among the planned developments him one more production line as well as warehouse greater capacity – both designed to speed up assembly time in an attempt to reduce waiting times, according to a senior one Bugatti officials
as will be the case with your vehicle today as well as production. Of Chiron in which will be limited to about 450 units.
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