Road Tests Real world tests of Agera vs Veyron Super Sport

0-60mph

Bugatti says the Vitesse's brakes generate a maximum 2.0 g, hauling it to standstill from 62 mph in just 103 feet.
Veyron Super Sport | by www.autoweek.com

Top speed

Agera R
260 mph
It's been made clear to us that the Super Sport isn't strictly about top speed runs around a banked circuit.
Veyron Super Sport | by AutoBlog (Nov, 2010)

1/4 mile

Bugatti says it runs the quarter-mile in 10.0 seconds.
Veyron Super Sport | by www.autoweek.com

Differences What are the advantages of each

Side view of Koenigsegg Agera

Reasons to consider the
Koenigsegg Agera R

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Sticky cornering g 1.6 g vs 1.4 g Around 15% sticky cornering g
Significantly lighter curb weight 3,157 lb vs 4,052 lb More than 20% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating
Better power-to-weight ratio 2.83 lb/hp vs 3.38 lb/hp More than 15% better power-to-weight ratio
Side view of Bugatti Veyron

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Bugatti Veyron Super Sport

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Way more expensive sticker price $2.6M vs $1.40M Around 90% more expensive harder to own
Faster to 60mph 2.4 s vs 2.9 s More than 15% faster to 60mph
More torque 1,106 ft-lb @ 3,000 RPM vs 888 ft-lb @ 5,600 RPM Around 25% stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
Much bigger engine 7,993 cc vs 5,000 cc Around 60% bigger engine
Slightly faster in the quarter mile 9.8 s vs 10.1 s Around 5% faster at the drag strip
Faster top speed 267 mph vs 260 mph 7 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
More powerful engine 1,200 HP @ 6,400 RPM vs 1,115 HP @ 6,900 RPM Around 10% stronger engine
Faster to 200kph 6.7 s vs 7.5 s More than 10% faster to 200kph

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Agera  vs
Veyron Super Sport 
Brand Koenigsegg Bugatti
Price 1,400,000 2,640,000
Type of car Production car Production car
Year 2011 2010

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 2.83 lb/hp 3.38 lb/hp
Maximum hp 1,115 HP @ 6,900 RPM 1,200 HP @ 6,400 RPM
Maximum torque 888 ft-lb @ 5,600 RPM 1,106 ft-lb @ 3,000 RPM
Engine placement Mid Mid
Steering system Rack and pinion Hydraulic Power Assisted Rack and Pinion

engine

Displacement 5,000 cc 7,993 cc
Cylinders V8 W16
Air compressor Twin turbocharger Quad turbocharger
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 9.2:1 8.3:1
Valvetrain DOHC Dual overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Valves per cylinder 4 4

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,157 lb 4,052 lb
Width 78.7 in 78.7 in
Height 44.1 in 47.7 in
Length 169.1 in 175.7 in
Front track width 66.9 in 67.5 in
Wheelbase 104.8 in 106.7 in

road tests

Agera  vs
Veyron Super Sport 
Top speed 260 mph 267 mph
1/4 mile 10.1 s 9.8 s
0-60mph 2.9 s 2.4 s
0-200kph 7.5 s 6.7 s
Lateral acceleration 1.6 g 1.4 g
Drag coefficient 0.3 0.39

transmission

Drivetrain RWD w/E-Diff 4x4
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 7 7
Gear ratios
1: 3.36:1
2: 2.88:1
3: 1.77:1
4: 1.27:1
5: 1:1
6: 0.83:1
7: 0.71:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc Bugatti 15.8 in Cross-drilled Crossed drill inner vented
Rear brakes Disc Bugatti 15 in Cross-drilled Ventilated Discs
Front wheels 483/? 241 508/? 284
Rear wheels 508/? 318 533/? 366
Koenigsegg Agera R
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