Bugatti’s Chiron W16 Engine
The Bugatti Chiron is a mid-engined, two-seated sports car, created and developed by the Volkswagen Group as the successor to the Bugatti Veyron. The car was first revealed at the Geneva Motor Show on March 1st, 2016. The Bugatti Chiron is named in honor of the Monegasque driver, Louis Chiron!
The main carryover piece will be the 8 litre W16 quad-turbocharged motor. This car has 1,479 bhp of power and 1,180 lb·ft of torque starting from 2000 rpm. Like it precursor Veyron, it has a carbon fibre body structure, independent suspension and 4WD system.
The Chiron will accelerate from 0-62 mph in less than 2.5 seconds, 0-124 mph in less than a 6.5 seconds and 0-186 mph in under 13.6 seconds. The top speed is electronically limited to 261 mph for safety reasons, but the full top speed is believed to be around 288 mph. At full speed Chiron`s 100 liter fuel tank would be empty in 8 minutes.
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