2012 Geneva Motor Show: Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse
Forget the Super Sport as Bugatti successfully rises the speed bar higher than before as the supercar maker brings its latest achievement on the floor of 2012 Geneva Motor Show. We are referring to the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse which we previously gave you the spoiler alert. So, what’s with this supercar, anyway? Obviously, Bugatti still wants to be the only supercar maker which holds the fastest supercar in the world and by creating this Grand Sport Vitesse, the top speed domination will still written under the name of Bugatti Veyron.
Oh, we forget to mention that what makes the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse different from other models is the fact that it is dresses in convertible or roadster model. Could it be that it is going to compete with the mysterious Lamborghini Aventador Roadster? It could be like that as we know that both has already head to head to create what we refer the fastest supercar. According to autoblog.com, the Grand Sport Vitesse is powered by none other than the 8.0L W16 which gives total power output of 1,200 horsepower.
The engine is derived from the Veyron Super Sport and Bugatti snugs it on the roofless Grand Sport Vitesse. Vitesse itself taken from French which means “speed” in English which pretty much describes what the supercar is capable of, right? Still from our aforementioned, Bugatti stated that this new supercar is the most powerful production roadster of all time. Here is what Wolfgang Durheimer said about the introductory of the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse, “Once again our engineers worked hard to demonstrate that Bugatti is able to constantly redefine the boundaries of what is technically feasible.”