Home » News » Bugatti » 2013 Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse Jean-Pierre Wimille unveiled at Pebble Beach

The Molsheim based car manufacturer Bugatti has unveiled at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance the new Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse Jean-Pierre Wimille Special Edition. The new car is a part of a six-model “Legend” lineup that will pay tribute to the company’s most important names in its history.

The new special version is was named after Jean-Pierre Wimille, the driver who managed to win in 1937 and 1939 the 24 Hours of Le Mans in a Bugatti Type 57G Tank. On the outside, the model comes with some Le Mans inspired vinyl and some logos of the legend driver signature.

Inside the cabin, the 2013 Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse Jean-Pierre Wimille has a two tone (Bleu Wimillle – Lake Blue) leather upholstery stitched with light blue. There are also some carbon fiber accessories and a special “Les Legendes de Bugatti” badging.

Under the hood, the customers will get the same 8.0-liter W16 engine that can deliver 1.200 horsepower and 1.500 Nm peek of torque. The engine resources are put to the ground via a seven-speed double clutch gearbox. In these conditions, the 2013 Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse Jean-Pierre Wimille can sprint from stand still to 100 km/h in just 2.6 seconds, while the top speed is clocked at 408.84 km/h (254 mph).

The 2013 Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse Jean-Pierre Wimille will be built in only three units and, of course, each one will have a special price tag.

Related Articles

Leave a Comment

Fields marked with * are required
Name *:
Email *:
Comment *:
Code *:
  CAPTCHA
  • Email
  • YouTube
  • RSS
  • Twitter
  • facebook
  • feedburner

Related Specs

  1. 2009 Bugatti 16/4 Veyron Grand Sport

    Engine: Aluminum, Narrow Angle W16, Power: 746.4 kw / 1001 bhp @ 6000 rpm, Torque: 1250.1 nm / 922 ft lbs @ 3300 rpm
  2. 1928 Bugatti Type 35A Grand Sport

    Engine: Inline-8, Power: 55.9 kw / 75 bhp @ 4000 rpmN/A
  3. 1926 Bugatti Type 37 Grand Sport

    Engine: Water Cooled, Inline-4, Power: 52.2 kw / 70 bhp @ 4500 rpmN/A
  4. 1926 Bugatti Type 38 Grand Sport

    Engine: Inline-8, Power: 44.7 kw / 60 bhpN/A
  5. 2006 Bugatti 16/4 Veyron

    Engine: Aluminum, Narrow Angle W16, Power: 746.5 kw / 1001 bhp @ 6000 rpm, Torque: 1250 nm / 922.0 ft lbs @ 3300 rpm

New Vehicles

Ford “Ole Yeller” Mustang is the most track ready Mustang everFord “Ole Yeller” Mustang is the most track ready Mustang ever
To raise some money for charity and also offer its clients a track-ready Mustang, Ford unveiled a special edition called “Ole Yeller” Mustang, that ...

Concept Cars

BMW 2002 Hommage Concept Turbomeister unveiled in Pebble BeachBMW 2002 Hommage Concept Turbomeister unveiled in Pebble Beach
BMW has unveiled the all-new BMW 2002 Hommage Concept Turbomeister at the 2016 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. The prototype was special developed to ...

Custom Cars

Honda introduces the Sonic Civic special editionHonda introduces the Sonic Civic special edition
The best-selling Honda car in the US was chosen for an important mission by Sega, the famous video game producer. Sega has tapped the current Civic to ...

Future Cars

Audi electric cars will reach 25% of US market by 2025Audi electric cars will reach 25% of US market by 2025
One of the main actors in Dieselgate scandal, Audi will try to concentrate its efforts in the green zone. Audi is investing in new technologies, more ...

Market News

Fiat 124 Spider Anniversary Edition sold out in UKFiat 124 Spider Anniversary Edition sold out in UK
Fiat 124 Spider is starting to become a hit, even if it is just a rebranded Mazda MX-5, more expensive than its Japanese brother. The car enjoys a very ...

Gadgets

Volkswagen introduces particulate filters for its petrol enginesVolkswagen introduces particulate filters for its petrol engines
After the Dieselgate scandal, Volkswagen is making the best of its particulate filters in order to not repeat the mistake. The German manufacturer announced ...

Various News

Ford 1.0‑litre EcoBoost engine wins another prizeFord 1.0‑litre EcoBoost engine wins another prize
Ford is one of the best carmakers when it comes to small engines. And that is because it`s 1.0‑litre EcoBoost engine has been voted best in class at ...

Motorsports

Porsche GT4 Clubsport MR is a new race-bred carPorsche GT4 Clubsport MR is a new race-bred car
During this year Total 24 Hours of Spa, a special Porsche GT4 Clubsport will be introduced. The guys behind this new creation are the engineers of Manthey-Racing. ...

Videos

1989 Honda NSX battles the new generation NSX1989 Honda NSX battles the new generation NSX
Honda is now hunting Ferrari and Lamborghini supercars with the launch of the new generation NSX. Just like in the good old times when the legendary NSX ...