Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse - full specs
Bugatti has unveiled the Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse at the Geneva Motor Show. Now, the manufacturer has released full details about the new convertible Grand Sport.
2012 Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse is powered by an 8.0 liter W16 quad-turbo engine with mind blowing 1200HP (883 kW) and 1500Nm (1106 lb-ft) of torque. The engine is paired with a 7-speed DSG gearbox. It sends all that torque to an AWD system. 0-100 km/h in 2.6 seconds and to 200 km/h in 7.1 seconds, to 300 km/h in 16 seconds dead. The top speed is 410 km/h (254 mph). ¼ mile is covered in 10.0 seconds flat and 1 mile in just 25.0 seconds.
Other interesting disciplines like 0-100-0 km/h take 5.9 seconds and 0-200-0 take 12.9 seconds. The interesting 0-300-0, which is brutal for the brakes take 23.9 seconds.
The official fuel consumption is 23.1 liters per 100 km on average cycle and the city cycle is around 37.2 liters per 100 km, so the owners will visit gas stations very often.
The overall weight of the vehicle is 1990 kg and the fuel tank can take up to 100 litres of fuel or around 250 km range in city.
The suspension features three different settings: Standard, Handling and Top Speed.
The brake system includes 400 mm front discs with 8 piston calipers and 380 mm discs at the rear with 6 piston calipers.
|Curb weight||1 990 kg|
|Max. laden weight||2 240 kg|
|Tank capacity||100 l|
|Power output||1200HP (882 kW) at 6400RPM|
|Torque||1500Nm at 3000RPM|
|Power distribution||Front axle differential with Haldex|
|Clutch, rear axle with transverse|
|Wheel suspension||Double wishbone front/rear|
|Max. weight per axle||1010/1230 front/rear kg|
|Tyres front||265-680 ZR 500A|
|Tyres rear||365-710 ZR 540A|
|Tyre pressure||3.0 bar front/rear|
|Suspension height||Standard – 115/155 mm, Handling 80/95 mm, Top speed 65/70 mm (front, rear)|
|Brake disc diameter||400 mm / 380 mm (front, rear)|
|Brake disc material||Ceramics|
|Pistons per caliper||8 /6 (front, rear)|
|Brake pads||4 / 2 (front rear)|
|Top speed||410 km/h|
|0-100 km/h||2.6 seconds|
|0-200 km/h||7.1 seconds|
|0-300 km/h||16 seconds|
|¼ mile||10.0 seconds|
|1 mile||25.0 seconds|
|Braking distance||31.4 m 100-0|
|Acceleration and braking|
|0-100-0 km/h||5.9 seconds|
|0-200-0 km/h||12.9 seconds|
|0-300-0 km/h||23.9 seconds|
|0-100-0 mph||9.5 seconds|
|0-200-0 mph||27.1 seconds|
|Gearbox shift time||0.1 seconds|
|City cycle||37.2 l/100 with 867 g/km CO2|
|Highway cycle||14.9 l/100 with 348 g/lm CO2|
|Combine cycle||23.1 l/100 with 539 g/km CO2|
|Fuel type||Super lead free 98 RON/ ROZ|
|Max rate of gear at 6500RPM|
|Wing/ spoiler angle|
|Standard||Retracted 6 cool-down position|
|Handling with rood/without roof||16 / 27, 21 / 27|
|Brake setting||55 / 27|
|Special features||Central hyndraulics / double diffusor|
|Three suspension heights|
|Standard||For town traffic and speeds of up to 180 km/h. From 180 km/h,
automatic configurations switches from Standard to Handling
(flaps in front diffusers open)
|Handling||For open roads and highways or manually selectable for race
tracks (flaps in front diffusers open)
|Top speed||For very high-speed driving (over 375 km/h), manually
selectable with separate key (flaps in front diffusers closed)