Road Tests Real world tests of Pantera GT5 vs Veyron

0-60mph

Pantera GT5
5.5 s
Veyron
2.7 s

Top speed

Pantera GT5
137 mph
Veyron
253 mph

0-100mph

Pantera GT5
14.1 s
Veyron
5.1 s

1/4 mile

Veyron
10.2 s

Differences What are the advantages of each

Default view of De Tomaso Pantera GT5

Reasons to consider the
De Tomaso Pantera GT5

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Lighter curb weight 3,250 lb vs 4,162 lb More than 20% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating
Side view of Bugatti Veyron

Reasons to consider the
Bugatti Veyron

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Faster top speed 253 mph vs 137 mph 116 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
Much faster in the quarter mile 10.2 s vs 14 s More than 25% faster at the drag strip
Much faster to 100mph 5.1 s vs 14.1 s 2.8x faster to 100mph
Much more expensive sticker price $1.50M vs $55k More than 27.2x more expensive harder to own
Much more powerful engine 987 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 350 HP @ 6,000 RPM More than 2.8x stronger engine
Much more torque 922 ft-lb @ 2,200 RPM vs 333 ft-lb @ 3,800 RPM More than 2.8x stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
Much bigger engine 7,993 cc vs 5,763 cc Around 40% bigger engine

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Pantera GT5  vs
Veyron 
Brand De Tomaso Bugatti
Price 55,000 1,500,000
Year 1986-1990 2005

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 9.29 lb/hp 4.22 lb/hp
Maximum hp 350 HP @ 6,000 RPM 987 HP @ 6,500 RPM
Maximum torque 333 ft-lb @ 3,800 RPM 922 ft-lb @ 2,200 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 5,763 cc 7,993 cc
Cylinders V8 W16
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 8.2:1 9:1
Bore/stroke 4 in / 3.5 in 3.39 in / 3.39 in

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,250 lb 4,162 lb
Width 77.6 in 78.7 in
Height 41.6 in 47.4 in
Length 168.1 in 175.6 in
Front track width 59.4 in 67.5 in
Wheelbase 98.8 in 106.7 in

road tests

Pantera GT5  vs
Veyron 
Top speed 137 mph 253 mph
1/4 mile 14 s 10.2 s
0-60mph 5.5 s 2.7 s
0-100mph 14.1 s 5.1 s

transmission

Drivetrain Mid Engine / RWD 4x4
Gearing Traditional Continuously-variable
# of gears 5 N/A
Gear ratios
1: 2.23:1
2: 1.47:1
3: 1.04:1
4: 0.85:1
5: 0.7:1
6: 0.62:1
7: 0.55:1
Axle ratio 4.22:1 3.64:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc 15.8 in Cross-drilled Ventilated Discs
Rear brakes Disc 15 in Cross-drilled Ventilated Discs
Front wheels 381/? 254 265/22 20
Rear wheels 381/? 330 365/25 21
De Tomaso Pantera GT5
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