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Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport Shatters Land Speed Record ( 431 km/h) for Production Car.

Updated on September 18, 2010

On July 3rd , 2010 - The Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport achieved a new land speed world record for production cars with an average top speed of 431 km/h.

The test was conducted in front of the German Technical Inspection Agency and a representative of Guinness Book of Records.

Two test was conducted, in the first test the car achieved an overwhelming speed of 427.9 km/h.

In the second test, the car run much faster clocking 434 km/h. The car performed better than what Bugatti Team has expected out of it.

According to Chief Engineer, Dr. Wolfgang Schreiber Bugatti in a press release, “Initially we will target speed 425 km / hour. However, the sunny weather allows we drove over”

The driver of the world record car was Bugatti´s official tester, Pierre-Henri Raphanel.

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sports Pictures


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      kannan 5 years ago

      very good

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      saqib and anwar 6 years ago

      we likes sports cars

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      Eidul Ameen Bin Sahul Hamid 7 years ago from Part Buntar, Malaysia

      Hi Mr HP, you're welcome. The tester really need to have nerve of steel to drive the car at that speed.

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      H P Roychoudhury 7 years ago from Guwahati, India

      In the days of technology everything is possible. Thanks for sharing.