1999 Bugatti EB218


1999 Bugatti EB218

1999 Bugatti EB218

 After reviving the Bugatti name with the EB118, Volkswagen had Giorgetto Giugiaro create a four-door version. Again, it had the exotic 18-cylinder engine in a ‘W’ configuration. The car was never put into production.

In Detail

type Concept / Prototype Car
body stylist Giorgetto Giugiaro
coachbuilder Italdesign
engine 72 Valve W18
displacement 6255 cc / 381.7 in³
power 407.9 kw / 547.0 bhp @ 6800 rpm
specific output 87.45 bhp per litre
bhp/weight 251.26 bhp per tonne
torque 649.4 nm / 479.0 ft lbs @ 4000 rpm
driven wheels Front Engine / 4WD
curb weight 2177 kg / 4799 lbs
length 5349 mm / 210.6 in
width 1989 mm / 78.3 in
height 1455 mm / 57.3 in
transmission 5-Speed Auto
top speed ~249.4 kph / 155.0 mph
0 – 60 mph ~4.5 seconds