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Day: September 10, 2018

Engineers Bugatti are going to increase the power of the motor W16

Engineers Bugatti are going to increase the power of the motor W16

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As part of his recent interview to profile publications, Stefan Winkelmann, the general director of the French company, said that their 4-cylinder power unit W16, with a working capacity of 8.0 liters, is the "last of its kind". According to Wikipedia (free encyclopedia) data more than 100 years ago the Frenchman Gaston Muzheott came up with the idea of ​​creating a W16 engine. And in 1995 was created in a single copy of the car Jimenez Novia. Under his hood was an inflatable 4.1-liter W16 engine, created by the fusion of four Yamaha motorcycle motors, and its total power was 560 horsepower. After about 10 years, the French automotive brand Bugatti introduced the Veyron hypercar with a 4-cylinder 8.0-liter W16 engine that could develop an impressive 987 hp. Over time, this figur