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Bugatti Baby II Revealed at Bugatti’s 110th Anniversary

Prototype Baby II test driven by customers at the brand’s 110th anniversary in Molsheim Molsheim, 18 September 2019. For the celebration of the 110th anniversary of Bugatti, a very special surprise was prepared for the enthusiasts of La Marque: the unveiling of the first Bugatti Baby II prototype. Earlier this year, at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, Bugatti had revealed the reimagining of the iconic Bugatti Baby as a 3D printed model. It captured the imagination of automotive enthusiasts around the world, and the limited edition run of 500 cars sold out completely within three weeks. “When a company [...]

Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+ – a gift to celebrate the record

BUGATTI CELEBRATES 110 YEARS IN MOLSHEIM, SHOWCASING THE NEW EDITION MODEL SUPER SPORT 300+ Nobody is faster. Just a few weeks after the sensational record-breaking run undertaken by Bugatti – when for the first time a hyper sports car drove faster than 300 miles per hour – the French brand is showcasing a very special edition based on this new Chiron1 derivative: the Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+*. Last Saturday evening, Bugatti presented the new model to a selected group of customers as the highlight of the celebrations to mark the 110th anniversary of the tradition-steeped company in Molsheim. [...]

Grande Fête – 110th anniversary of Bugatti is celebrated in Molsheim

Historic and current models as well as two premieres in Molsheim Molsheim, 9 September 2019. What a sight. More than 40 historic Bugatti models from different eras standing in front of the Château in Molsheim, at the heart of Alsace, France. This is where Ettore Bugatti founded his famous company 110 years ago. At the Grande Fête – the major anniversary celebration at the weekend – modern-day Bugatti hyper sports cars are parked casually in between their predecessors: Chiron1, Divo2, La Voiture Noire2, Centodieci2 and a new model. The famous Schlumpf Collection of the Cité de l'Automobile – the [...]

Breaking News – Bugatti Chiron breaks 300 mph barrier

A NEAR PRODUCTION BUGATTI CHIRON PROTOTYPE REACHES 304.773 MPH FOR THE FIRST TIME. WORLD RECORD! Bugatti is the first manufacturer to break the 300-mile-an-hour barrier. On a test track in Germany, a near production prototype derivative of the hyper sports car Chiron1 surpassed the magic limit with a speed of 304.773 mph (490.484 km/h). A world record. "What a record! We're overjoyed to be the first manufacturer ever to have achieved a speed of more than 300 miles per hour. It’s a milestone for eternity. I would like to thank the whole team and driver Andy Wallace for this [...]

Historical Celebration of Modern Bugatti Hyper Sports Cars

Le Domaine Bugatti shines with an exhibition that is second to none Molsheim / Pebble Beach, 18 August 2019. The Monterey Car Week is heading towards the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, the end of a stunning week for car collectors and enthusiasts worldwide. Following Bugatti's world premiere of the Centodieci for Friday's highlight at The Quail - A Motorsports Gathering, the new Bugatti now joins a unique exhibit at Le Domaine Bugatti. In the year of its 110th anniversary, the French hyper sports car manufacturer celebrates the models of modern company history. "It is a unique sight to have [...]

Bugatti Centodieci – Exclusive small series in extraordinary design

French luxury brand echoes historic super sports car EB110 Molsheim, 16 August 2019. Exceptional design and vast power have been the hallmark features of Bugatti vehicles for around 110 years. The French manufacturer of hyper sports cars now consistently pursues this path further with the new special-edition Centodieci. In addition, Bugatti is echoing its recent history with an exclusive and extraordinary small series. “With the Centodieci, we pay homage to the EB110 super sports car which was built in the 1990s and is very much a part of our tradition-steeped history,” says Stephan Winkelmann, President of Bugatti. “With the [...]

40,000 days of Bugatti

The Bugatti brand is one of the oldest of the automotive world. Since its creation in 1909 by an Italian immigrant named Ettore Bugatti, all the way to its modern era with the hyper sports cars such as the Chiron1 or the Divo2, the constructor has known many events. Today is Bugatti’s 40,000th day of existence and very few automotive brands can say they have lasted this long. How is it possible for La Marque to have survived for so many decades? Well, it is simply because, for each of these 40,000 days, Bugatti was brought to life by [...]

The Alsatian cultural heritage of Bugatti showcased

Bugatti at the Salon Auto-Moto Classic 2019 in StrasbourgMolsheim, 26th of April 2019. The Bugatti brand is known all around the world, but it is before anything else French and more precisely Alsatian. It is important to celebrate this heritage, especially when it comes to participating at local or regional events. Therefore, from the 26th to the 28th of April 2019, La Marque will be present at the second Salon Auto-Moto Classic in Strasbourg.“Bugatti is undeniably part of the French cultural heritage and best represents the Alsatian automobile industry”, explains Stephan Winkelmann, President of Bugatti. “This regional auto show is [...]

Coachbuilding – new interpretation of a long- established tradition

Since Bugatti was founded 110 years ago, its vehicles have been beyond compare – both technically and aesthetically superior. As company founder Ettore Bugatti put it: “If it can be compared with anything, it’s no longer a Bugatti.” From an early stage, the French luxury brand offered exceptional options for Bugatti customers with demanding aesthetic standards in its coachbuilding – the craft of evolving exclusive vehicles into an even more exclusive form. The word coach is used to refer to a carriage or car: “It’s equivalent to haute couture in the fashion industry. Coachbuilding is synonymous with uniqueness; custom-tailored [...]

Bugatti Baby Reborn: a 110th Surprise Birthday Present

The car that brought Automobiles Ettore Bugatti to fame in the 1920s, the Bugatti Type 35, is generally acknowledged as the most successful racing car of all time. During its long career it won around 2,000 professional and amateur races, averaging more than fourteen per week at its peak. In 1926 Ettore and his son Jean decided to build a half-scale Type 35 for Ettore’s youngest son, Roland, on the occasion of his fourth birthday. Now, on the occasion of the company’s 110th birthday, Bugatti and Junior Classics are reviving the idea of the Bugatti ‘Baby’, presenting the first [...]