Peugeot Onyx concept hybrid supercar in action at 2013 Goodwood festival of speed

The audience of the prestigious annual Goodwood Festival of Speed was able to admire the ultra-exclusive Peugeot Onyx concept hybrid supercar in action. The Peugeot Onyx concept was presented at the 2012 Paris motor show but its driving premiere was at 2013 Goodwood event. During the public demonstration, two UK residents were able to take part in a special to ride of the breathtaking hybrid supercar after taking part in a special contest.

Peugeot Onyx concept car

Peugeot Onyx concept power and performance

The mid-engined Peugeot Onyx is powered by a 3.7-litre V8 hybrid HDi FAP engine generating the impressive 600 horsepower. The drivetrain is mated to a six-speed sequential gearbox. Thanks to a specially designed lithium-ion batteries, the power system recovers kinetic energy and offers an additional 80bhp when the vehicle accelerates.

Peugeot Onyx concept car

Peugeot Onyx concept design

The Onyx diesel hybrid concept is based on Peugeot prototype 908. The carbon-fibre shell of the racing car car weighs only 1,100kg. The driver compartment is made out of compressed felt, while the body panels are from polished copper. Peugeot Onyx concept design is based on a contrast of colours. The copper sheet is used unprotected so its colour changes when gaining a patina. The effect is accentuated in a combination with a matt black carbon fibre.

Peugeot Onyx concept car

Peugeot Onyx concept Technical data

Engine
Turbocharged 3.7-litre V8 hybrid system
Power
600 hp (447 kW) from a petrol engine
80 hp (60 kW) from an electric motor
Engine type
Rear-wheel drive
Transmission
Six-speed sequential
Body
Two-door coupe
Weight
2425 lbs (1100 kg)
Dimensions
Length 183.1 in (4650 mm)
Width 86.6 in ( 2200 mm)
Height 44.5 in (1130 mm)
Suspension
Double wishbone,  in-board controlled
Tires Michelin

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One-off Chocolate brown Bugatti Veyron Super Sport

The fastest production supercar ever Bugatti Veyron Super Sport in Chocolate brown finish is offered for sale in Dubai. The one-off is displayed in Man Exotics showroom.

Chocolate Brown Bugatti Veyron

This French supercar has covered 0 miles. The heart of the Veyron Super Sport is an 8.0-liter quad-turbo W16 engine. It boasts 1200hp.  The hypercar hits 0- 62mph time in the incredible 2.5 seconds and reaches a record top speed of 267mph.

Dubai is one of the biggest luxury car markets in the world. The Arab city can be compared to some of the biggest Chinese markets. Last year, the car sales in the UAE rose by more than 20 percent.

Bugatti Veyron SUPER SPORT

Brown Bugatti Veyron Super Sport data

TRANSMISSION : AUTO
MILLAGE : 0 KM
ORIGIN : DUBAI