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Ettore Bugatti, an Italian man described as an eccentric genius, founded Bugatti high performance vehichles in 1906. The original company is legendary for some of the most exclusive and fastest cars in the world. The original Bugatti brand failed like many marques did at the beginning of World War 2, and the death of Ettore’s son, Jean, was also a contributing factor. The company struggled financially into the 1960s eventually being purchased for its airplane parts business. Today the name is owned by Volkswagen AG who revived the brand as a builder of very limited production sports cars.

Most Expensive: Taste of Diamonds Champagne Costs as Much as a Bugatti Veyron

For those who have a thirst for the insane, there is ‘Taste of Diamonds’ Champagne. This bubbly can be purchased for the reasonable rate of just $1.8 million per bottle…or about the same as a brand new Bugatti Veyron hypercar. Created by luxury connoisseur Alexander Amosu, this could be the most expensive Champagne in the world. Taste of Diamonds Champagne is hard to swallow at $1.8 million per bottle. Would you rather have a bottle of bubbly and a shiny rock, a Bugatti Veyron or a lifetime of unlimited supercar rentals?  If the price sounds a little steep, relax–Taste of … Continue reading

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Bugatti Legends Series: Black Bess

It appears that the prematurely leaked 5th installment of the Bugatti Legends Series was a clever distraction. Bugatti has revealed the 5th of 6 Legends cars and it is the Black Bess. Black Bess was every ounce a legend, driven by founder Ettore Bugatti himself in many races and ahead of her time in the specs arena. Meet Black Bess. She is the 5th member of the illustrious Les Legendes de Bugatti series, of which there will be just 6.  About Black Bess Black Bess was a Bugatti Type 18 from the pre-war era. She was among the first-ever street … Continue reading

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Bugatti Certified Pre-Owned Program Begins

It is important to know the condition and history before investing in a pre-loved vehicle. Now there is a Bugatti Certified Pre-Owned program starting up to ensure that the uber-expensive and elite hypercars will remain in impeccable condition once they end up changing hands. While a car like a Bugatti is certainly a collector’s item and rarely does change owners, this program will prove crucial for buyers shelling out a million plus for a used car. Bugatti will offer its seal for pre-loved supercars in its new program. Will buyers go for some of the overly-personalized fare?  Bugatti announced at … Continue reading

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Fifth Bugatti Legends Series Car to Honor Racing Driver Elizabeth Junek

With four of just six Bugatti Legends Series cars unveiled, attention has turned to number five. Number five has apparently been leaked prematurely, and will honor racing driver Elizabeth Junek. Check out the bright yellow coloring and sharply appointed exterior in the spy shot. The shot appeared on a French Bugatti forum recently. The next installment of the prestigious Bugatti Legends Series has been leaked ahead of its unveil. The car boasts some smoking hot racing yellow and honors female racing prodigy Elizabeth Junek.  The official unveil for the fifth Bugatti Legends series car should be at the 2014 Beijing … Continue reading

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The Mansory Bugatti Veyron Vivere is More than Tricked Out

While the offerings from Bugatti at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show included the likes of the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse and the Rembrandt Bugatti Legends Car, the Mansory Bugatti Veyron Vivere demanded its fair share of attention. It was one of two black and white themed Mansory tuned supercars at the show, both loaded with carbon fiber. The other was the 1600 HP Mansory Lamborghini Aventador Carbonado GT. Mansory brought its own tuned Bugatti Veyron to this year’s show because they know how to party.  The Mansory Bugatti Veyron Vivere is the most extensive Veyron based project to date, … Continue reading

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The 4th Bugatti Legends Series Car Honors Rembrandt Bugatti

The six Bugatti Legends Series cars have been rolling out in delicious increments. The 4th edition is now here and honors Rembrandt Bugatti, popular 20th century artist and son of Ettore Bugatti. The tones for this special edition Bugatti are a low-key bronze and brown blend. The Rembrandt Bugatti edition honors son Rembrandt, who was a renowned artist. Nearly every member of the Bugatti family had a creative talent.  The Rembrandt Bugatti Legends Series car is based on the fabulous Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse and follows the first three installments, which were: The Jean-Pierre Wimille, Jean Bugatti and Meo … Continue reading

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Bugatti Racing Plane Finally Takes Flight

Back in the 1930s, Bugatti founder Ettore created the 100P sports plane. Although Ettore secured patents began work, the war prevented the plane from completion…until now. To Californians have recreated the Bugatti racing plane and it is about to take its first-ever flight. Meet a perfect Bugatti racing plane replica of the 100P. Two dedicated fans in California took extraordinary pains to recreate this plane. It is about to take flight, decades after its 1930’s predecessor. The plane is, of course, a replica, but it remains true to Ettore Bugatti’s design. Specifications of the original Bugatti racing plane include the … Continue reading

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Bugatti Opts Against Branching into Luxury Sedans

The Bugatti Galibier concept had the automotive community on high alert for the brand to branch into the luxury sedan segment. Rumors then came and went that it would or would not reach production–this madness went on for years. Bugatti president Wolfgang Schrieber is putting the brakes on the Galibier rumors for now, announcing that the company would maintain its focus on brand purity and that only means supercars. Would the Bugatti Galibier concept only serve to dilute the brand or could it create a new idea of what a luxury touring car could be? Can a brand offer both? … Continue reading

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Bugatti Belt Buckle Costs More Than Some Exotic Cars

The Bugatti Veyron currently reins king among supercars, holding tight to the title of the World’s Fastest Production Car. Now it can also hold something else: a pair of pants. The Bugatti belt buckle will hold up any pair of pants for the bargain price $84,000 USD. For that price, one could purchase a 2013 Cadillac Escalade ESV, a Porsche 911 Carrera, a 2014 Jaguar XK and many other exotic sports cars. The new Bugatti belt buckle will leave jaws on the floor, but not pants at $84,000. The clip above gives a glimpse of the belt buckle and its … Continue reading

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Just 50 Bugatti Veyron Examples Remain Available

If Santa is planning to surprise someone with a Bugatti Veyron this year, he had certainly better hurry! Just 50 Bugatti Veyron examples remain, and no more will be created (so they say). Clever marketing ploy, or saddest news ever?  Bugatti is in its final lap with the Veyron series. Where will the last 50 units end up? The Veyron that we know today lit up the supercar scene when production began in 2005. The brand announced that there would be a run of 300 coupes and 150 roadsters, and all but 50 of the roadsters are officially sold. Yes, … Continue reading

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