Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse | Jean Bugatti
After the success at Pebble Beach of Cali during the usual and exclusive Concours d’ elegance from the series Les Légendes de Bugatti, the famous brand exclusivity automaker has unveiled the Grand Sport Vitesse Jean Bugatti. It is dedicated to the eldest son of the founder, Ettore Bugatti and the creator of the legendary Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic. Replicated in only three specimens, the Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse Jean is sold at € 2.280.000. Jean is the heir of Ettore Bugatti that has been able to follow his father’s footsteps taking the reins of the company in 1936, just 27 years old. But in 1939 following a car accident Jean Bugatti was killed prematurely leaving only his extraordinary projects. Such as the Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic universally recognized as one of the most fascinating sport cars of all time.
Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse Jean Bugatti face
Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse Jean Bugatti front
The Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse Jean Bugatti is set up on the basis of the Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse with 8 liter W16 engine credited with 1.200 hp and a torque of 1.500 Nm between 3.000 and 5.000 rev / min. The acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h is scorching 2.6 seconds. The body of the Jean Bugatti is made entirely of carbon fiber and painted transparent. The typical horseshoe on the front grille and the logo EB on the rear are made of platinum, a material used for the first time. The fuel tank cap is engraved with the laser signature of Jean Bugatti.
Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse Jean Bugatti side
Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse Jean Bugatti rear
Always starting from the reference of the historic Voiture Noire, the designers have set up the interior of Jean Bugatti with shades of beige and brown of skin and leather of the seats, panels and dashboard. The shapes of the Type 57SC Atlantic are embroidered in silk on the cover of the storage compartment between the seats and door panels.
Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse Jean Bugatti interior
Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse Jean Bugatti Dashboard
More on Bugatti: The Bugatti 57SC Atlantic wins Villa d’Este 2013, Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse.