Bugatti Veyron remains exclusive – be it aesthetics, power, performance or price. There is no alternative of this car in the world. The most beautiful beast among the cars is produced in limited numbers and there are also a few special editions built specially for the prized customers. One of these special editions is this Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Venet which can rightly be deemed as the “fastest artwork ever”.
Bugatti contacted New York based French conceptual artist Bernar Venet to create something unique for Bugatti Veyron for Art Basel Miami Beach event which is to take place this week. Hence, the Venet in the name of the car. Bernar Venet is famous for creating unique art pieces with considerable influence of mathematics and science. The peculiar feature of this special edition is the artwork inside and out. The Veyron Grand Sport Venet also has dozens of mathematic and scientific formulas running from the front of the car and over its flanks.
What’s more interesting about this car is it has all the formulas that Bugatti engineers used when developing the Veyron. Venet’s theme for Bugatti has a base coat of black paint, front is painted orange that jells well with two colors into mathematical iconography. The same theme continues inside, as the door panels are covered with bright orange formulas, so is the dashboard and leather is trimmed with more of a rusty looks.
Just to recapitulate for ardent fans, Bugatti Veyron Veyron Grand Sport Venet is based on Grand Sport version. With 8.0-liter W-16 engine that generates 1001hp takes it all the way to touch a top speed of 252mph but with its removable roof detached the speed is confined to 224mph. With these performance figures, immaculate design, Bugatti cars are already considered the pieces of art. However, Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Venet is the most unique of them all.