Road Legend

Take a stylish spin inside a very special edition of one of the world’s most sophisticated rides this season on the road of your preference.
Text by Bill Lindsey Photos courtesy of Bugatti | June 14, 2018 | Luxury

If Batman wanted to upgrade from The Batmobile, the Bugatti Veyron would be his choice. Blending breathtaking beauty, 1,001 hp and mind-numbing technology, the Veyron represents the pinnacle of what a car can be. While Veyrons are rarely seen, there’s an even more exclusive option: the Les Légendes De Bugatti. To commemorate the firm’s 90th Anniversary, this edition honors Jean-Pierre Wimille, a factory driver who, after taking a leave of absence to fight with the French Resistance in WWII, brought home a pair of Le Mans wins and was well on his way to the first Formula One World Championship when he died in a mysterious racetrack accident in Argentina. Based on the Grand Sport Vitesse Veyron — the fastest roadster on Earth — only 6 of this exquisite, unique edition will be created, all featuring an arresting color scheme that carries over to the interior and is accented by distinctive wheels;