Bugatti 18/3 Chiron 

  • 1999
  • 555 HP 6.3L
  • 186 mph
 
Fabrizio Giugiaro of Italdesign was responsible for the design with input from Hartmut Warkuss from the VW design center in Wolfsburg.
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Much of this air was extracted though vents located forward of the front wheels.
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Road Tests Real world tests of the Bugatti 18/3 Chiron

Top speed

18/3 Chiron
186 mph
Venom GT
270 mph
Veyron
253 mph

Data points Key details of the Bugatti 18/3 Chiron

Number built

18/3 Chiron
1 car
LaFerrari
499 cars
Veyron
300 cars

Horsepower

18/3 Chiron
555 HP
Venom GT
1,200 HP
Veyron
987 HP

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Bugatti 18/3 Chiron

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Subtle details of the Chiron included eight spokes wheels wrapped in 20 inch tires that were similar to the cast aluminum wheels first found on Louis Chiron's Type 35B.
Fabrizio Giugiaro of Italdesign was responsible for the design with input from Hartmut Warkuss from the VW design center in Wolfsburg.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Bugatti
Type of car Concept car
Year 1999
Number built 1 car

power & handling

Maximum hp 555 HP @ 6,800 RPM
Maximum torque 479 ft-lb @ 4,000 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 6,250 cc
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 11.5:1
Bore/stroke 3.01 in / 2.98 in

physical dimensions

Width 78.5 in
Height 45.3 in
Length 174 in
Wheelbase 104.3 in

road tests

Top speed 186 mph

design

Chief designer Fabrizio Giugiaro, Hartmut Warkuss

transmission

Drivetrain 4WD
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 5 gears

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
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