Road Tests Real world tests of HyperSport vs Veyron

Top speed

HyperSport
239 mph
Veyron
253 mph

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Lykan HyperSport

Reasons to consider the
Lykan HyperSport

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Lighter curb weight 3,087 lb vs 4,162 lb More than 25% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating
Side view of Bugatti Veyron

Reasons to consider the
Bugatti Veyron

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Way more more powerful engine 987 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 740 HP @ 7,100 RPM Around 35% stronger engine
Much bigger engine 7,993 cc vs 3,746 cc Around 2.2x bigger engine
More torque 922 ft-lb @ 2,200 RPM vs 708 ft-lb @ 4,000 RPM More than 30% stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
Faster top speed 253 mph vs 239 mph 14 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

HyperSport  vs
Veyron 
Brand Lykan Bugatti
Type of car Production car Production car
Year 2014 2005

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 4.17 lb/hp 4.22 lb/hp
Maximum hp 740 HP @ 7,100 RPM 987 HP @ 6,500 RPM
Maximum torque 708 ft-lb @ 4,000 RPM 922 ft-lb @ 2,200 RPM

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc 15.8 in Cross-drilled Ventilated Discs
Rear brakes Disc 15 in Cross-drilled Ventilated Discs
Front wheels 483/? 216 265/22 20
Rear wheels 508/? 318 365/25 21

road tests

HyperSport  vs
Veyron 
Top speed 239 mph 253 mph

transmission

Gearing Traditional Continuously-variable
# of gears 6 N/A

engine

Displacement 3,746 cc 7,993 cc
Air compressor Turbocharger Quad turbocharger
Fuels
Gas

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,087 lb 4,162 lb
Width 78.5 in 78.7 in
Height 46.5 in 47.4 in
Length 177 in 175.6 in
Front track width 59.3 in 67.5 in
Wheelbase 103.3 in 106.7 in
Lykan HyperSport
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Bugatti Veyron
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