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Bugatti Chiron Super Sport Requires a Special Dynamometer

Bugatti's new dyno is the most technologically advanced in the world, and the only one capable of handling the Chiron.

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Daniel Golson

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Bugatti Chiron Super Sport Dyno Testing
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Bugatti developed a new dynamometer specifically for the Chiron Super Sport.

Bugatti Chiron Super Sport Dyno Testing
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The Chiron is too fast and powerful for a regular dyno.

Bugatti Chiron Super Sport Dyno Testing
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It features single rollers, which are more accurate than two-roller setups.

Bugatti Chiron Super Sport Dyno Testing
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The car is held down by custom underbody plates with high-strength screws and crisscrossed chains.

Bugatti Chiron Super Sport Dyno Testing
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Actual speeds of up to 248 mph are achievable.

Bugatti Chiron Super Sport Dyno Testing
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A 13-meter-tall fan can create airstreams of up 143 mph.

Bugatti Chiron Super Sport Dyno Testing
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The dyno itself is huge and heavy, with each roller weighing 3.5 tons.

Bugatti Chiron Super Sport Dyno Testing
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Through using the dyno Bugatti discovered the Chiron Super Sport actually makes 1,596 horsepower, 18 hp more than initially thought.

Bugatti Chiron Super Sport Dyno Testing
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Bugatti says the Chiron is the only car in the world that can push the dyno to its limits.

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It's freakin' cool.

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