Bugatti! The name itself is an epitome of art, luxury and extreme engineering. Founded by Ettore Bugatti in 1909 it has always been known for their high performance and artistically designed dream cars. The cool cars designed by Bugatti are exquisite and still has an old world charm which is missing from today’s high performing hyper dream cars. Ever since its launch in 2001 it has been the ultimate high performance luxury car that money can buy. The car is so beautifully designed that it is truly a piece of modern art. The Bugatti Grand Sport is a rare combination of state of art technology and beauty of a convertible making it the ultimate super performance convertible luxury car.
The design of these famous dream cars is truly artistic making it one of the most desirable dream cars on the planet. The Grand Sport’s body consists of a carbon fiber monoque suspended from aluminum frame in front and a carbon fiber/stainless steel frame at the rear. Exotic materials like titanium, carbon fiber, magnesium, aluminum are used contributing in low weight and high level of functionality. Some of the other prominent features include a newly developed roof spoiler considerably cutting down the wind noise along with a wind breaker that can be easily stowed away in luggage compartment when not in use. It also features large air intakes between radiator grille, new bottom air vent stretching sideways into wheel housing, refined front spoilers similar to those used in motor racing. The newly developed LED lights along with Xenon headlights lend it a truly mesmerizing and futuristic look. In the rear it features a sporty look thanks to the double diffuser and a centrally positioned twin tailpipe. It also features two prominently redesigned air scoops on either side of engine cover assisting in supply of air to the engine as well as providing anti-roll protection apart from elegantly accentuating the overall design. One of the prominent features of this dream car is its transparent roof which is also easily removable enabling an unparalleled driving experience that’s truly out of this world.
The interior of these dream cars is truly a work of art. The entire car is handmade meticulously ensuring top-notch quality; precision workmanship and superior build quality. The interior though minimalistic in design is aesthetically pleasing and ergonomic. Only high quality soft, supple, full grain Napa leather has been used to adorn the interiors. The careful treatment of this exquisite material maintains its natural breathability along with its moisture repellent capability which is perfect for an open top sports car.
Other major component used in the interiors is carbon fiber along with an array of other exotic materials like aluminum and magnesium. It features carbon fiber center console extension, decoration on center console, door inserts and the adjoining trim on the instrument panel. Other prominent interior features include a two-tone leather seat covers with contrasting stitching, knee pads in the central tunnel area, restraint systems, illuminated start and parking lock button, instrument cluster with shift up information and power gauge.
The heart of this magnificent beast is the 7.9 litre 7993cc W16 engine producing an astonishing 1001 HP @ 6000 rpm and a gut wrenching peak torque of 1250 Nm @ 2200-5500 rpm. The engine is mated to a 7 speed DSG gear box. The car is capable 0f accelerating from 0 to 62 mph in just 2.5 sec and has a top speed of 253 mph which is unmatched by any other production convertibles. It comes with three configuration modes that optimally adjust the force impact providing maximum stability. Performance of this super car is truly of epic proportions and can easily rival modern F1 cars.
Words are really not sufficient to describe this masterpiece. One has to truly experience this gem of a car and believe me the experience is truly out of this world. A rare combination of artistic beauty and extreme engineering this dream car is truly an collector’s item for passionate car connoisseurs and is undoubtedly one of the best super car money can buy on this planet. At $ 2.4 million it is one of the most expensive cars on offer on this planet but it shouldn’t hamper the rich and famous in laying their hands on this luxury sports car as you rarely get to buy something that’s so exquisite and rare. It’s an ultimate collector’s item not only for auto enthusiasts but also for art lovers.