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The hypercar race war to break the 300mph barrier is over. In a six month collective effort between Bugatti engineers, Dallara and Michelin the Bugatti Chiron has been announced as the first manufacturer vehicle to break the 300-mile-an-hour barrier.
The highlights of the menacing Chiron created features a long tail which enhances overall aerodynamics and lowers drag, a boost to 1578 horsepower and upgraded Michelin tires to handle the increased road stress. Measuring 9.84 inches longer than a stock Chiron, stripped out interior and lower ride height for drag purposes the upgraded Chiron was in true race mode to battle the task at Ehra-Lessien test track, Germany.
Driven by the well accoladed Andy Wallace the Bugatti was in good hands, despite being described as, “Being quite difficult to do” by the driver himself. “Now Bugatti was the first to exceed the 300-mile-per-hour mark. An incredible achievement that shows what the men and women of Bugatti are capable of. But this was the last time for us. Bugatti was the first to exceed 300-mile-per-hour – its name will go down in the history books and it will stay that way forever” added Stephan Winkelmann, President of Bugatti.
The Lamborghini Beverly Hills Showroom is officially open for business! Clients and influencers alike made their mark at the Grand Opening event where the radiant 2020 Huracan EVO was unveiled in Arancio Xanto, a color unique to the new model. The EVO possesses a 5.2-liter V10 engine and embodies the “evoluzione” of the Lamborghini brand. It roars with 640 horsepower and 442 pound-feet of torque, much like the Huracan Performante and races from 0-62 MPH in under three seconds…
The “Longtail” moniker was born more than two decades ago. It was conceived with a simple idea: create the purest version of a championship winning car. The McLaren F1 GTR “Longtail” was an evolution of the only car to ever win the 24 Hours of Le Mans in its first attempt. Add power while significantly reducing weight. Increase aerodynamic efficiency. Improve braking performance, shift speeds, mechanical grip. These engineering principles developed 20 years ago stay true to the current McLaren Longtail offering – the 600LT.
Rolls-Royce Beverly Hills partnered with Cabo’s luxurious One&Only Palmilla Resort to bring Baja California to Trousdale Estates in Beverly Hills.
On March 24th, Bentley clients current and future enjoyed a full day in the lush outdoors at Oak Tree Gun Club in Newhall, California
Six product specialists were on hand from Bentley North America to show off the Bentley Bentayga’s smooth off-roading capability on a rigorous and bumpy two-mile drive on the property, transporting guests all over the range.