One of the most expensive cars ever built – the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse now has a super exclusive edition named after brand founder`s brother and famous sculptor – Rembrandt Bugatti. This is the fourth model in the special lineup “The legend of Bugatti” (Les Legendes de Bugatti).
Last year the French auto builder unveiled three of the six special editions dedicated to persons who were very important for the Bugatti success through the years.
After Bugatti Jean-Pierre Wimille, Bugatti Jean Bugatti and Bugatti Meo Costantini, the Rembrandt edition has been presented at the Geneva International Motor Show.
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse Rembrandt Performance
The fourth Bugatti legend is based on the Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse. It uses the same 8 litre W16 engine. This supercar accelerates from 0–60 mph in 2.6 seconds. The fastest production roadster sprints with a maximum speed of 408.84 km/h.
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse Rembrandt Design
The Bugatti Vitesse Rembrandt supercar features exterior panels made out of bronze finished clear-coated carbon fiber. The bottom part and wheels is colored in elegant light brown (Noix). Platinum finish covers the front grille, and the EB icon at the rear. The Rembrandt signature can be found onto the oil cap.
The cabin is wrapped in fine light brown leather. The famous Rembrandt’s sculpture of an elephant, which is a brand symbol, can be seen on the box between the seats. The Cognac-colored interior contrasts with platinum logo on the steering wheel and bronze clear-coated carbon on the center console.
The Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse Rembrandt price is $3 million (€2.18 million). The French supercar manufacturer will build only three Rembrandt cars. All nine Bugatti Legends hypercars presented last year were sold.
About Rembrandt Bugatti
Rembrandt Bugatti was born in 1884 in Milan, Italy. He is considered one the most talented sculptors of the 20th century. He created more than 300 bronze sculptures and paintings. The natural elegance of the animals was great inspiration for the young artist. Rembrandt modeled the dancing elephant sculpture that became a brand symbol. The talented sculptor died in 1916.