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Sales of ultra-luxury top-end vehicles is facing its worst time thanks to a weak Indian Rupee and high import duties. A report on The Economic Times says that sales of models like the Koenigsegg Agera and Bugatti Veyron has stagnated and brands like Gumpert have exited India, citing no sales. High import duties coupled with poor infrastructure is driving people away from buying these machines. The...

Bugatti has unveiled its 4th Special Edition model – Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse Rembrandt Bugatti – ahead of the Geneva Motor Show. This Special Edition honours Rembrandt Bugatti, known commonly as Rembrandt, a very notable and artistically independent sculptors of the early 20th century. The company has announced that the special edition is based on the Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse...

Bugatti has officially scrapped its four-door super-saloon Galibier. Its place, Autocar reports, would be taken by a successor for the Bugatti Veyron. The Galibier is “officially dead”, said VW Group chief Martin Winterkorn to the magazine. The Galibier saloon concept was revealed in 2009, but progress was always slow, with officials from Bugatti pushing back the launch date to at least...

Bugatti has announced that the 400th Veyron has been produced and sold. The Veyron, with production limited to only 450 units, made its debut in 2005. It has since found 300 customers for its coupes and 100 for its roadster models, meaning just 50 cars are left to be delivered. The milestone 400th unit was the Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse Legend Jean-Pierre Wimille Edition, which is limited to only...

Bugatti showcased the Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse Meo Costantini at the Dubai Motor Show. After the Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse Jean Bugatti and Jean-Pierre Wimille editions, this is the third special model to be part of the “Les Légendes de Bugatti” series. The Bugatti Legend Meo Costantini was shown at the 2013 Dubai Motor Show. Like the previous cars in the series, this is also based on the...

Autoblog.com reports that Bugatti has applied for trademark of the name ‘Rembrandt’. Rembrandt is Ettore Bugatti’s younger brother, who was named after the famous Dutch painter. Rembrandt Bugatti designed Bugatti’s hood ornament (an elephant on its hind legs, with its trunk pointed towards the sky). It capped the nose of the Bugatti Type 41 Royale, but like other hood ornaments,...

Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse “Jean Bugatti” edition front three quartersBugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse “Jean Bugatti” edition rear three quarter

The Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse “Jean Bugatti” edition premiered at the Volkswagen Group Night, ahead of its first public outing tomorrow at the Frankfurt Motor Show.

For about the past one year, speculations were rife that a Bugatti Super Veyron was in the works with some publications even claiming that a concept could be shown by the end of this year. The supposedly ‘ultimate’ version of the Veyron would have in excess of 1,600bhp and would be capable of doing the […]