The Bugatti Veyron EB 16.4 is a mid engine grand touring car. The Super Sport version is the fastest production car in the world, with an average top speed of 431.072 kilometers per hour (267.856 mph).Designed and developed by the German Volkswagen Group and produced by Bugatti Automobiles SAS. The car is named after French racing driver Pierre Veyron. It was named “Car of the Decade” (2000–2009) by the BBC television program Top Gear..The Veyron features an 8.0 liter w16 Engine with sixteen cylinders in four banks of four. The engine is fed by four turbochargers and diplaces 7,993 cubic centimeters (487.8 cu in), with a square 86 mm by 86 mm (3.4 in × 3.4 in) bore and stroke.. Bugatti sent its official test driver out on Volkswagen’s Ehra-Lessien high-speed oval with the first Super Sports to see just what it could do. With representatives of the Guinness book of records and German Technical Inspection Agency (TÜV) on hand, Raphanel made passes around the big oval in both directions achieving an average speed of 431.072 km/h (267.856 mph).
The top speed was verified in 2006, again at Volkswagen Group’s private Ehra Lessien test track, where the final-production car hit 407.9 km/h (253.5 mph) and a 0-to-60 mph time of 2.4 seconds, the Veyron has the fastest top speed of any street legal car.