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  • Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse

    Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse -

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Key facts

2012 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse information summary

What body style?
targa top with 2 seats
How long?
4462 mm
How heavy?
1990 kg
What size engine?
8 litre, 7993 cm3
How many cylinders?
16, W
How much power?
1200 PS / 1183.5 bhp / 883 kW @ 6400 rpm
How much torque?
1500 Nm / 1106 ft.lb / 153 kgm @ 3000-5000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 2.60 s
How fast?
410 km/h, 255 mph
How economical?
37.2/14.9/23.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined

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2012 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse technical specifications

Introduction

The Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse is a targa top with 2 doors and a mid mounted engine which supplies the power to all four wheels.
It's powered courtesy of a dry sumped turbocharged engine of 8 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, a 15 degree W 16 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It develops 1183.5 bhp (1200 PS/883 kW) of power at 6400 rpm, and maximum torque of 1500 N·m (1106 lb·ft/153 kgm) at 3000-5000 rpm. Lubrication is of the dry sump-type.
A 7 speed semi-automatic gearbox delivers the power to the wheels.
Claimed kerb weight is 1990 kg.
The Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse is claimed to attain a top speed of 410 km/h (255 mph), official fuel consumption is 37.2/14.9/23.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined.
2012 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse data
2012 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse data
bodywork
Body type2 seater targa top
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2710 106.7
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4462 175.7
Width 1998 78.7
Height 1190 46.9
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.65
Kerb weight 1990 kg 4387 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 100 litres 22 UK Gal 26.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
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 1200 PS (1183.5 bhp) (883 kW)
at 6400 rpm
Specific output 148.1 bhp/litre
2.43 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 1500 Nm (1106 ft·lb) (153 kgm)
at 3000-5000 rpm
Specific torque 187.66 Nm/litre
2.27 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump dry sumped
compression ratio 8.3:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2358.3 kPa (342 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 2.60 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 10.00 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 410 km/h (255 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 602.99 PS/g
443.49 kW/g
594.72 bhp/ton
0.27 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 2.25 kg/kW
3.77 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 37.2/14.9/23.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km37.2/14.9/23.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per litre2.7/6.7/4.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG7.6/19.0/12.2 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG6.3/15.8/10.2 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 535.92 g/km
VED band (UK)
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 265-680 ZR 500A 99Y
Tyres rear 365-710 ZR 540A 108Y
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
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID266651
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 73.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse added 2012-03-06.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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