Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport set a new speed record for production cars: 431 km / h! All officially, all of the rules: in the presence of Germany’s technical inspection TUV and the Guinness Book factory pilot Pierre Henri Raphanel fulfilled races landfill Era-Lessin.
Arrivals were conducted in both directions, GPS showed 427, 933 km / h acceleration in one direction and 434, and 211 km / h in another. The end result is the arithmetic mean: 431 km / h. Bugatti engineers admitted that they are very satisfied with the alignment, as calculated by the number 425 km / h.
Engine Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport is increased to 1200 hp and maximum torque of 1500 Nm. The potential of the car have already demonstrated, but for cars on sale, the maximum speed limit at 415 km / h – more can not stand the tire.
In addition to the redesigned engine and chassis primarily for the sake of a safer pilot at high speeds: slightly increased the course of the suspension, installing more powerful stabilizers and shock absorbers for racing. Lateral acceleration Veyron Super Sport can reach 1.4G.