Bugatti Veyron Super Sport makes a new land speed record

The formidable Bugatti Veyron is about to go out of the production scene. Creating a worthy successor to what was once the fastest street legal car would have been one tough job, but Bugatti has accomplished it, and done it well. Meet the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport, the 1200hp successor to the 1001hp Veyron. The new car also has 1,106 pound-feet of torque and revised aerodynamics.


The Super Sport was put on Volkswagen’s Ehra-Lessian high-speed oval, and the mighty beast clocked runs of 265.9 and 269.8 mph, putting the average at 267.81mph. Well, that is the new land speed record people, and what you see here is the new Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sports. High-res image gallery follows.

Via: Autoblog