Two of the best hypercars ever made, the Bugatti Chiron and Porsche 918 Spyder, met on the drag strip to show which one is quicker in a straight-line acceleration.
Filmed at a devoted occasion held in Switzerland, the race did reveal a transparent winner – and no, there gained’t be any spoilers this time.
A rival to the likes of the Ferrari LaFerrari and McLaren P1, the 918 is an electrified supercar with hypercar-rivalling efficiency. Nought to 62 (0-100 km/h) takes round 2.5 seconds and flat out it would do 214 mph (344 km/h), aided by the 4.6-liter naturally aspirated V8 engine and two electrical motors, a setup that offers it 875 HP and 944 lb-ft (1,280 Nm) of torque.
The Chiron is round 660 lbs (300 kg) heavier than the 918, because it suggestions the scales at virtually 4,400 lbs (2 tons), nevertheless it does have an unbelievable energy benefit over it. As everybody and their pet is aware of, the French hypercar is powered by an 8.0-liter quad-turbocharged W16 engine and does with none type of electrification. It might hit the 62 mph (100 km/h) mark in lower than 2.5 seconds and its high velocity is restricted to 261 mph (420 km/h).
The drag race begins at 2:30 within the following video, but when you do not need to leap proper to that mark, then you will note the 918 going head-to-head with a Pagani Huayra. One other 918 was additionally filmed lining up initially line subsequent to a Bugatti Veyron, although the latter’s driver apparently missed the beginning after which couldn’t be bothered to dash to the end line.