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  • Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport

    Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport -

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Key facts

2008 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport information summary

What body style?
roadster with 2 seats
How long?
4462 mm
How heavy?
1968 kg
What size engine?
8 litre, 7993 cm3
How many cylinders?
16, W
How much power?
1001 PS / 987 bhp / 736 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
1250 Nm / 922 ft.lb / 127.5 kgm @ 2200-5500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 2.70 s
How fast?
407 km/h, 253 mph
How economical?
41.9/15.6/24.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
596 CO2 g/km

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2008 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport technical specifications

Introduction

The Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport is a 2 door roadster-bodied road car with a mid positioned engine powering all four wheels.
The 16 cylinder, double overhead camshaft turbocharged engine has 4 valves per cylinder and a volume of 8 litres. This unit musters power and torque figures of 987 bhp (1001 PS/736 kW) at 6000 rpm and 1250 Nm (922 lbft/127.5 kgm) at 2200-5500 rpm respectively. Lubrication is of the dry sump-type.
This power is delivered to the wheels by means of a 7 speed semi-automatic gearbox.
Stated weight at the kerb is 1968 kg.
Maximum quoted speed is 407 km/h, or 253 mph, stated fuel consumption figures are 41.9/15.6/24.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 596 g/km.
2008 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport data
2008 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport data
bodywork
Body type2 seater roadster
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2710 106.7
Track/tread (front) 1714 67.5
Track/tread (rear) 1617 63.7
Length 4462 175.7
Width 1998 78.7
Height 1204 47.4
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.65
Kerb weight 1968 kg 4339 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 100 litres 22 UK Gal 26.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.360
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Bugatti
Engine code
Cylinders W 16 in 15° vee
Capacity 8 litre
7993 cc
(487.763 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86 × 86 mm
3.39 × 3.39 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
64 valves in total
maximum power output 1001 PS (987 bhp) (736 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 123.5 bhp/litre
2.02 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 1250 Nm (922 ft·lb) (127.5 kgm)
at 2200-5500 rpm
Specific torque 156.39 Nm/litre
1.89 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump dry sumped
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1965.2 kPa (285 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.56 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor 4 turbochargers
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 2.70 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 407 km/h (253 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 508.5 PS/g
373.99 kW/g
501.52 bhp/ton
0.22 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 2.67 kg/kW
4.47 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 41.9/15.6/24.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km41.915.624.9 l100km urbanextra-urbancombined
km per litre2.4/6.4/4.0 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG6.7/18.1/11.3 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG5.6/15.1/9.4 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 596 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 577.68 g/km
VED band (UK) M
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position mid
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering rack & pinion PAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.DW.
Rear suspension I.DW.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front Michelin Pilot Sport Pax 265-680 R 500A
Tyres rear Michelin Pilot Sport Pax 365-710 ZR 540A
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 400 mm
Rear brake diameter 380 mm
Gearbox 7 speed semi-automatic
Top gear ratio 0.80
Final drive ratio 2.47
general
Carfolio.com ID186329
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 73.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2008 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport added 2008-08-18.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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