14 May 2021: Bugatti's one-of-a-kind La Voiture Noire to debut on May 31
The production version of the one-off Bugatti La Voiture Noire hypercar, which was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show in 2019, will make its debut on May 31.
The Chiron-based vehicle is a tribute to Jean Bugatti's Type 57 SC Atlantic that got lost during World War 2.
It has a carbon fiber body and draws power from an 8.0-liter, quad-turbo, W16 engine.
Exteriors: The car has six exhaust vents
Bugatti's La Voiture Noire has an aggressive look, featuring a sloping roofline, a muscular bonnet with vents, a wide air dam, swept-back headlights, and gloss black paintwork.
On the sides, it is flanked by ORVMs, two doors, sharp body lines, and designer wheels.
A single wrap-around taillight, six exhaust tips, and 'Bugatti' lettering are available on the rear end of the vehicle.
Fact: The production model will run on a 1,500hp, 8.0-liter engine
The production-specific version of the Bugatti La Voiture Noire will draw power from an 8.0-liter, quad-turbo, W16 engine that churns out a maximum power of 1,500hp and a peak torque of 1,600Nm. Gearbox details are unavailable as of now.
Interiors: The vehicle will have a luxurious 2-seater cabin
The interior details of the Bugatti La Voiture Noire are yet to be revealed. However, it will have a luxurious 2-seater cabin with ventilated leather seats, auto climate control, cruise control, and a multifunctional power steering wheel.
It is expected to house a touchscreen infotainment panel with support for the latest connectivity options. Multiple airbags and a 360-degree-view camera should ensure the passengers' safety.
Fact: Bugatti La Voiture Noire: Pricing and availability
The production-ready Bugatti La Voiture Noire hypercar will make its debut on May 31. This one-off beauty is priced at an eye-watering €18.7 million (approximately Rs. 137 crore). But who owns it? Well, to this day, the owner's identity remains a mystery.