The Bugatti Centodieci is a contemporary tribute to the Bugatti EB 110. That is mirrored not solely within the exterior styling, but in addition the inside of this limited-edition supercar.
The Centodieci inside was particularly impressed by the Tremendous Sport model of the EB 110, Bugatti mentioned in a press launch. Italian businessman Romano Artioli launched the EB 110 within the Nineties in an ill-fated try and revive Bugatti. All variations featured a quad-turbocharged 3.5-liter V-12, and whereas the usual EB 110 had 552 hp, the Tremendous Sport boasted 592 hp.
This gave the EB 110 earth-shattering efficiency for its day. Bugatti mentioned it might do 0-62 mph in 3.2 seconds, and a 218-mph prime velocity briefly made the EB 110 the world’s quickest manufacturing automotive.
Whereas it was a industrial failure, the early Nineties revival of Bugatti additionally laid the groundwork for Volkswagen’s buy of the model in 1998 and the eventual improvement of the Veyron and Chiron. So the Centodieci has fairly a legacy to reside as much as.
The Centodieci relies on the Bugatti Chiron, however almost each a part of the inside was custom-made, based on Bugatti. The armrests, door panels, central tunnel, roof liner, and seats are all distinctive to the Centodieci, the automaker mentioned, including that these parts had been developed “just about from scratch” in slightly below a yr.
Callbacks to the EB 110 Tremendous Sport embrace a chessboard upholstery sample and an embossed “EB” emblem within the headrests. Clients can swap the latter for their very own personalised logos, Bugatti famous. The complete inside takes about 16 weeks to finish.
Bugatti EB 110
The Centodieci pairs its retro inside with the Chiron’s 8.0-liter quad-turbocharged W-16. Right here the engine is tuned to ship 1,577 hp, or 97 hp greater than the Chiron. Bugatti claims the Centodieci will do 0-62 mph in 2.4 seconds, 0-124 mph in 6.1 seconds, and 0-186 mph in 13.1 seconds. The highest velocity is electronically restricted to 236 mph, which is decrease than the usual Chiron’s ruled prime velocity of 261 mph.
Manufacturing is proscribed to 10 models priced at roughly $8.9 million every, all of which offered out inside hours of the Centodieci’s 2019 unveiling. After nearly three years, Bugatti says improvement work is full. It plans to ship the primary buyer automobiles in a couple of weeks.