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Bugatti chief rules out platform sharing and hybrid drivetrains

Stephan Winkelmann, CEO of Bugatti, has laid out his thinking for a second model, what might power it, and how it will affect the brand's exclusivity. He told Autocar any second model for the Bugatti range would be a car "to be used on a daily basis" and not "only for weekends". It has long been speculated the company is keen to add a high-performance crossover or four-door grand tourer to its lineup...

2020 Bugatti Chiron Noire: Limited-run hypercars revealed

Exclusivity is at the core of the Bugatti mystique. When it launched, the brand promised to build just 500 examples of the Chiron, making it one of the rarest vehicles on earth. But for some, even that isn’t enough. Which is where special editions like the Chiron Noire come in...

Bugatti boss wants to add a crossover to the range

Bugatti is reportedly keen on a more affordable and practical model for its range, which currently only consists of the Chiron and its many limited edition derivatives. Stephan Winkelmann, Bugatti's CEO, has told Bloomberg the company wants to add a second model to its range...

2020 Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+ revealed

Earlier this year, Bugatti once again broke the record for the fastest road car. Andy Wallace took a modified Chiron past 300mph (482km/h) to a record 304.77mph (490.48km/h) at the Ehra-Lessien test track in Germany. To celebrate, Bugatti is producing 30 versions of the monumental prototype, fittingly called the Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+...

Bugatti Chiron tops 300mph as company looks to leave the speed record game

Bugatti has sent a modified Chiron where no near-production car has gone before, topping 300mph (482.8km/h) at the recently-resurfaced Ehra-Lessien test track. The company says its 300mph run spells the end of its obsession with top speed, having "shown several times that we build the fastest cars in the world"...

Ferdinand Piech: A short history of the man who transformed Volkswagen

Ferdinand Piech, the man who shaped the modern Volkswagen Group during his tenure as CEO and chairman, has died. In a statement to the press his wife, Ursula Piech, confirmed the former Volkswagen boss died "suddenly and unexpectedly" on Sunday, European time. According to Bild and Handelsblatt, Piech and his wife were dining at a restaurant in Bavaria when he collapsed...

2020 Bugatti Centodieci leaked

Images of the new Bugatti Centodieci have leaked on the internet this week, giving us an early look at the company's super-exclusive tribute to its EB110 supercar of the 1990s. Published by Carscoops, the images show a Chiron-based hypercar with various cosmetic modifications inspired by its 25-year old relative, including the frontal treatment, the circular cutouts behind the side windows, along with the intricate tail-light pattern that mimics the rear detailing of the EB110 Super Sport...

Bugatti mulling electric SUV - report

Not even legendary Bugatti is immune to the spread of SUVs. Automobile reports the Chiron and Divo may be getting a new companion in the form of an electric crossover. Surprised? This rumoured all-electric crossover allows Bugatti to join the ranks of Rolls-Royce, Bentley, Aston Martin, Ferrari and Lamborghini in the ultra-luxury crossover market...

Interview: Bugatti chief, Stephan Winkelmann

Bugatti President, Stephan Winkelmann says the time has come for the supercar manufacturer to look at adding a second model which could be an SUV and will almost certainly be electrified. And Australia is on its plans. “Electrification is a big challenge but we have to decide what to do next...

Bugatti La Voiture Noire: $17.6 million hypercar unveiled

The Bugatti La Voiture Noire has been unveiled on the second press day of the 2019 Geneva motor show, complete with the largest price tag ever affixed to a new car. La Voiture Noire, literally The Black Car, is said to be inspired the Type 57 SC Atlantic designed by Jean Bugatti, son of the company's founder Ettore Bugatti...

Bugatti Chiron Sport '110 ans Bugatti' unveiled

The Bugatti Chiron Sport '110 ans Bugatti' has been unveiled with a subtle two-tone exterior paint job. At the rear, the matte Steel Blue paint is said to evoke the texture of hot-rolled steel, while Steel Blue Carbon finish used elsewhere allows the underlying carbon-fibre to seen. Other unique touches include matte black wheels in front of French Racing Blue brake calipers...