Bugatti Chiron Mileage Revealed — Better Than The Veyron In Every Way?

Written By:

The Bugatti Chiron is the world's most powerful production car on sale today. With an 8.0-litre quad-turbo W16 engine producing 1479bhp and 1,600Nm of torque, the Chiron can blitz the 0—100kph sprint in under 2.5 seconds and has a claimed limited top speed of 420km/h (limited for safety reasons).

However, like every other car in the world, the Chiron has to go through testing that determines its fuel economy and emission figures to get it ready for the different markets it goes on sale in, and one such bout of testing has revealed the mighty Bugatti's mileage.

bugatti chiron mileage

The US Environmental Protection Agency finally released the Chiron's mileage figures as per the Agency's testing criteria. The Chiron returned a combined mileage figure of 11 miles to the gallon (mpg) which translates to 4.67kpl averaging 9mpg (3.82kpl) in the city and 14mpg (5.95kpl) on the highway. 

The Chiron is fitted with a 100-litre fuel tank, which at its limited top speed of 420kph empties out in just 9 minutes. The fact that the Chiron prefers high Octane fuel (98-octane)should make it the darling of all the fuel stations in its vicinity.

bugatti chiron mileage

Despite its rather rubbish fuel economy figures, the Chiron is actually more economical than its predecessor, the Bugatti Veyron, which returns 10mpg (4.25kpl).

DriveSpark Thinks!

The fact that Bugatti Chiron is less of fuel muncher isn't going to bother Chiron owners much considering the fact that French hypercar manufacturer claims the average Bugatti customer has about 84 cars, 3 jets, and 1 yacht. With collections like that, most Chirons will end up as low-mileage museum pieces only taken out for special occasions, which is a real shame.

Read more on: #bugatti
Story first published: Sunday, July 30, 2017, 22:08 [IST]

Latest Auto Expo Images

Latest Auto Expo Videos

Get Instant Auto Updates From DriveSpark

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Drivespark sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Drivespark website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more