The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery

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  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
    A drag race between A 2011 Redbull RB7 F1 car and a Bugatti Chiron has finally revealed just which car is really faster.
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
    The F1 car features a 2.4-liter NA V8 that’s good for 750 horsepower and a seven-speed paddle shifted gearbox.
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
    It weighs just 1,411 pounds with a driver, and is worth roughly about $87 milllion
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
    The Chiron is powered by an 8.0-liter V-8 that makes 1,500 horsepower, while a seven-speed DCT handles shifting duties
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
    This Chiron weighs in at a whopping 4,400 pounds, mor than double that of its opponent
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
    If you do the math, the F1 car has a power-to-weight ratio of 0.532 HP per ton vs the Chiron’s 0.341 HP per ton
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
    So, the F1 car is naturally superior, but does that hold true on the track?
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
    Well, that depends on the type of race.
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
    The Chiron loses the typical 1/4-mile drag race, and honestly didn’t even stand a chance. The same thing happened on a rematch.
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
    In the end, the RB7 F1 car ran the quarter-mile in 9.2 seconds with the Chiron behind at 9.6 seconds – still an admirable time, no doubt.
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
    Things are a little different, however, when both cars start at 50 mph and race a full mile.
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
    The Chiron was lagging behind, but right at the last second, it managed to win, crossing the finish line at 205 mph.
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
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  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
  • The Bugatti Chiron is Fast, But Is It F1 Race Car Fast? - gallery
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