Since it debuted Bugatti Veyron deserved iconic status because it offered more than 1000 hp and max speed of more than 400 km/h. On the other hand the Ferrari LaFerrari is all new breed of supercars, or better say hypercars, which, in this case, employs hybrid powertrain.
Even Veyron debuted all the way back in 2004 and was delivered to the market as 2005 model. It brings incredible W16 engine that comes with quad turbocharger and more than impressive power figures. This 8.0 liter engine delivers 1001 hp at 6000 rpm and 1250 Nm from 2200 to 5500 rpm. Power goes to all four wheels through 7 speed DSG transmission and you can expect it to accelerated from 0 to 100 km/h in about 2.5 seconds, from 0 to 200 km/h in about 7.3 seconds and from 0 to 300 km/h in about 16.7 seconds.
When it comes to latest hypercar from Ferrari, the LaFerrari, it is also impressive machine. This hybrid combines V12 engine that can pump out 800 hp at 9000 rpm and can rev up to 9250 rpm, with electric motor that offers 163 Cv. Max power of this system is 963 hp and more than 900 Nm of torque. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h is done in less than 3 seconds, it can reach 200 km/h from standstill in less than 7 seconds while it will hit 300 km/h in about 15 seconds, insane, just insane performances. Max speed is more than 350 km/h making this vehicle decent opponent to Veyron.
Fantastic drag race shows us which one of these two is faster at least in straight line. It is not just a quarter mile race since we can see that Ferrari reaches and goes over 200 mph. Camera is in the LaFerrari and shows you what it can do against Veyron in a drag race.
Which one would you choose? Base price for Ferrari LaFerrari is set to $1,420,000 while Bugatti Veyron can be bought for $1,700,000, at least when it was launched.
Here is the video, enjoy: