Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Weilong 2012 Edition Debuts in Beijing
Based on the Veyron Grand Sport convertible Bugatti has rolled out yet another special edition Veyron at the 2012 Beijing Auto Show this week. The stunning one-off was built to commemorate the Chinese year of the Dragon and developed together with Königliche Porzellan Manufaktur Berlin. The same firm was responsible for last year’s equally stunning Veyron L’Or Blanc.
With a pearl white exterior most of the pieces feature several high-quality porcelain motifs and a dragon on the body of the car. The interior is carmine red with the headrests embroidered with the Chinese Dragon and withdragon embossed hand-crafted pure silk floor mats. Powered by a quad-turbocharged 8.0-liter W-16 engine that produces 1,200 horsepower and 1,106 pound-feet of torque this model guarantees 0-60 mph acceleration in just 2.6 seconds and a top speed of 255 mph. The bespoke model is currently for sale and is priced from €1.58 ($2.07 / £1.29) million.