Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport gets airborne during Nardo testing

Bugatti on Wednesday released photos of its hardcore Chiron Pur Sport getting a final shakedown at Italy’s Nardo circuit ahead of the start of production later this year. A more track-focused version of the Chiron, the Pur Sport was unveiled in March, and the push toward production has continued despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Engineers […]

Bugatti just won the race to 300 mph with a Chiron

Everyone can go home now. Bugatti just won the race to 300 mph. On Monday, Bugatti announced a production prototype Chiron derivative surpassed the 300-mph mark as it hit a top speed of 304.773 mph at the Ehra Lessien test track with Andy Wallace behind the wheel. That speed sets a new world speed record […]

Bugatti’s 3D-printed brake caliper tested to hypercar extremes

[embedded content] Bugatti in January revealed the largest 3D-printed component composed out of titanium: a brake caliper designed for the Chiron hypercar. Throughout 2018, the firm has continued to test the brake caliper before it enters production, and we received our first look at just how extreme the test procedures are. Video shows the titanium […]