Bold, technical and elegant, Bugattis have made their mark on generations all over the world. Discover the ten most beautiful Bugattis in history.
Founded in 1909 by Ettore Bugatti, the Bugatti brand remains firmly rooted in the history of the automobile. A luxury brand par excellence, it will give birth to exceptional and iconic models.
Now part of Volkswagen, the Molsheim automaker soon celebrates 112 years in business, a career full of ups and downs.
Here are the 10 most beautiful Bugattis ever designed, which have forever left their mark on people’s minds .
1 – Bugatti Type 57 SC Atalante :
It is one of the most beautiful Bugatti ever designed. In clear evolution compared to its predecessors, with its distinctive bodywork and its more qualitative and luxurious interior.
2 – Bugatti Type 57 Ventoux :
In 1931, Ettore Bugatti entrusted his factory to his son Jean, who created the Type 57 Ventoux. The Bugatti Type 57 Ventoux is arguably the most mythical of all Bugatti creations. Around 700 of them were designed, and they are known for their luxury and prestige.
3 – Bugatti Type 35 :
Unveiled in 1924, the Type 35 has a record of 2,000 victories in motorsport. It owes its success to its handling and reliability. It will be available in numerous versions for a total of 640 units.
4 – Bugatti Type 101 :
The Type 101 aims to relaunch post-war production. With only 8 units produced, it has established itself and become part of history. Following the death of Bugatti’s founder, Ettore Bugatti, his son Roland tried to take over the torch, without success. The brand was sold in 1963.
5 – Bugatti EB 110 :
Designed for the 110th birthday of founder Ettore Bugatti, hence the initials EB and the number 110, this Bugatti is the first modern sports car. It was presented in 1991 at the Arche de la Défense. The first car built since the long break in 1956. It conceals 560 hp under the hood, and can reach a top speed of 344 km/hour.
6 – Bugatti Type 41 Royale :
As its name indicates, the Royale is the most luxurious and prestigious car of the brand. Designed in 1926, in only six examples, it is one of the most expensive in history.
7 – Bugatti Chiron
:Appearing at the Geneva Motor Show in 2018, the Bugatti Chiron is breathtaking. With its W16 8.0-liter 4-turbo engine and 1,500 hp, the model can reach a top speed of 420 km/h. It is one of the most beautiful Bugatti models to date.
8 – Bugatti Veyron :
Bought by Volkswagen in 1998, Bugatti relives its success. Developed years before, the Bugatti Veyron was launched in Alsace in 2005. With a power output of up to 1,200 hp, it impresses with its performance and technology.
9 – Bugatti Type 59 :
Another limited edition of only 6. The Bugatti Type 59 won the Grand Prix de Deauville 1936. Distinguished by its simple, uncluttered and refined design, this rarity is on display in the Ralph Lauren collection.
10 – Bugatti Type 55 :
Designed in 1935 to replace the Type 43, the Type 55 is produced in only 38 units. With its 130 hp engine, it can reach 180 km/h (180 mph). Moreover, Jean Bugatti took up a challenge with a Molsheim-Paris in 3h47, a record time!
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