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Porsche 918 Spyder vs Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Drag Race

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It’s a battle between two hypercars: one hails from France, the other from Germany.

During the fourth annual Stars Rallye Télévie event in Europe, TheCaraf witnessed the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 take on the Porsche 918 Spyder hybrid hypercar. The race itself occurred at the Circuit of the Pole des Ardennes in France.

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They thankfully uploaded a video of the race to YouTube Oct. 20, so the entire world can see the two automotive brutes face off against each other. You can see this video below.

Spec-wise, how do these two stack up against each other? Here’s a quick breakdown.


Engine: 4.6-liter V8, 2 electric motors

Transmission: 7-speed PDK dual-clutch

Horsepower: 887

Torque: 944 lb-ft

Dry Weight: 3,650 lbs

0-60 mph: 2.6 seconds

Top Speed: 211+ mph



Engine: 8.0-liter W16

Transmission: 7-speed DSG

Horsepower: 1,001

Torque: 922 lb-ft

Dry Weight: 4,162 lbs

0-62 mph: 2.5 seconds

Top Speed: 253 mph

Veyron Listings

(Source: YouTube)

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