Meanwhile, in the Automobile World

This car – called simply, “La Voiture Noire” – was just sold by Bugatti to an anonymous buyer for USD $19M :no_mouth:

If you want one of your own, you are out of luck, because it’s a one-off.

It was meant to evoke one of Bugatti’s most famous vehicles – and one of the most valuable cars in the world at close to USD $50M – the Type 57SC Atlantic:

Aside from the price difference, the 1936 model has 200 HP, while the 2019 incarnation produces almost 1500 HP.


I’m not really a car person, but one thing I happened to come across the other day was the Pininfarina Battista. Supposedly the fastest street-legal car, and it’s completely electric. Here’s a link to the article I read: