GENEVA – Volkswagen AG has slated the W-16-engined Bugatti EB 16.4 Veyron for a 2003 launch. And when it hits the street, it promises to instantly be the world's fastest production car by a wide margin. Flying the banner of Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S., a Volkswagen satellite company established in 1998, the mid-engine 2-seater is credited with a top speed of 250 mph (402 km/h) and acceleration to 185 mph (298 km/h) in less than 14 seconds. The Bugatti EB 16.4 Veyron is claimed to ...

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