Bugatti Veyron Super Sports

Model Years 2011-now
Top Speed (mph) 267
Horsepower 1200
Torque (lb-ft) 1106
0-60 (sec.) 2.5

The Bugatti Veyron SS is the undisputed king of the supercar world and is made entirely out of ridiculous numbers and statistics. It features an outrageous 8.0-liter, quad-turbocharged, W-16 that creates a whopping 1200 horsepower and an incredible 1106 lb-ft of torque. And despite numerous weight saving techniques including a bare carbon fiber body, the Veyron SS still weighs over 4000 pounds. Remarkably enough, even though it has all of that incredible bulk to haul around, the Veyron's unique all wheel drive setup allows the car to utilize its incredible power and torque and the Veyron SS can rocket from 0-60 in a world-record 2.5 seconds. The Veyron was not designed to be a pretty car, rather it was designed to be as aerodynamic and slippery as possible. The rounded body produces a 0.39 drag coefficient, and by combining that with the incredible engine, the Veyron SS can hit an incredible 267 miles per hour. Unfortunately, in the interest of protecting the $42,000 Michelin tires, the Veyron SS is limited to "just" 258 miles per hour. However, the driver could never get to the point where the tires shred because at top speed, the Veyron SS will consume an entire 26.4 gallon gas tank in less then 10 minutes. Now don't go thinking that because the Veyron SS was designed for speed means that the interior is sparse. The Veyron's interior features diamond-tufted leather seats and the same tufted leather covers the entire dashboard. Rather then going crazy with buttons and levers on the inside, Bugatti gave the Veyron a rather simple center stack that features simple audio and climate controls. The only real sense of outrageousness on the inside are the indicator and wiper stalks. Both are made from a single piece of hand-forged, hand-polished magnesium that costs $15,000 dollars apiece. But, then again, the Veyron SS was never meant to be cheap and a new SS will set the owner back a cool $2.25 million. But as the old saying goes, if you have to ask how much it costs, you can't afford it.


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