It doesn’t make a lot sense to be testing the Divo on the monitor after presenting it two years ago and commencing deliveries again in April, however for no matter cause, that is precisely what Bugatti did, and we can’t complain, as we don’t usually get an opportunity to take a look at such a uncommon beast in motion.
Based mostly on the identical platform because the Chiron and that includes distinctive styling, the Divo boasts improved aerodynamics which have resulted in an additional 198 kilos (90 kg) of downforce. It boasts improved cooling, upgraded brakes, four-tailpipe exhaust system and is 77 lbs (35 kg) lighter than the ‘common’ hypercar.
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The Divo is powered by the Chiron’s W16 engine, with 8.Zero liters in displacement and a minimum of 4 turbochargers. It nonetheless pumps out 1,479 HP (1,500 PS / 1,103 kW) at 6,700 rpm and 1,180 lb-ft (1,600 Nm) of torque between 2,000 and 6,000 rpm, which is equivalent to the Chiron. The output is channeled to each axles by way of the seven-speed dual-clutch computerized transmission, and the 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) dash takes solely 2.four seconds. Do you have to discover a straight highway lengthy sufficient with no pace restrict, you’ll finally see 236 mph (380 km/h) on the speedometer.
The gasoline consumption might curiosity nobody who can afford to blow €5 million ($5.6 million) on a set of wheels, however it’s WLTP-rated at a mixed 12.9 mpg US (18.three l/100 km), though you’ll have to be very light on the throttle, in any other case it’ll return 5.three mpg (43.three l/100 km).
Described as “Bugatti’s first coach-built hyper sports activities automotive of the 21st century”, the Divo is proscribed to solely 40 items, and all of them have been spoken for.