Perhaps Bugatti doesn’t look like cars to some (let’s say younger) at the moment given the current panorama of mainstream passenger cars, but for many (who are also more interested in the world) it could be that they are making their way into the history of motorsport when he was. one of the references in the world of motorsport. The manufacturer is one of the most experienced, and Little Car company has one Electric Bugatti Type 35 in limited edition.
Bugatti racing cars with their joys and worries in competition have made a name for themselves not only for their good results, but also for the elegance of its design. They wanted to keep this in this miniature version that few can get lucky.
It’s small but not a toy
It is said in Little Car Co. that the start of the Bugatti Baby II, that’s the name of this model, was motivated by the brand’s 110th anniversary (that’s nothing). That said, the minicar is, in a way, a tribute to the Bugatti Type 35, a (normal size) car whose production period was between the 20s and 30s and which has accumulated neither more nor less than 2000 victories in competitions.
Although the replica is actually taking care of a limited edition of this car at the time. In 1926, Ettore Bugatti, founder of the historic house, and his son Roland decided to build a replica of the Type 35 on a 1: 2 scale for his fourth birthday (others of this age may have – we received a micromachine kit, it was lucky ).
What was supposed to be anecdotal, a giveaway, aroused the interest of potential customers, and the “Baby” Bugatti went into production from 1927 to 1936. In this case, however, the Baby II is designed that way for adultsalthough it’s still a smaller replica than the racing Type 35.
The Baby II is three quarters of the original car and has an electric motor, like the Original Baby and unlike the Type 35. Of course, what the baby didn’t carry Lithium batteries, LED headlights and regenerative braking.
The Bugatti Baby II has two driving modes: one for beginners and one for safer drivers Speed limit at 20 and 45 km / h. For those who want to exceed the limit, of course, the manufacturer explains that we can opt for an extension of the base model with a “speed button” that adds 10 kW and exceeds 45 km / h (without specifying the maximum in this case). Something that is actually inspired by the Bugatti Chiron’s “Speed Key”.
According to Bloomberg, revealing the experience of one of the owners of this particular car (Erwin Beerens, CEO of the Beerens Group), a charged battery is 2.1 kWh are about 50 kilometers. But yes, you cannot drive on the road as it is not in compliance with the regulations.
For those interested, the Bugatti Baby II is part of the 30,000 euros for the basic model. The Yes, There will only be 500 units Around 90% of these have already been sold, according to Bloomberg, so you need to hurry. Considering there were 38 of the original, it can almost be said that there are a lot.
Considering what car collectors pay, The price is even lower than we expected. In fact, they cost less than one of the Bugatti Royole speakers the brand launched with TIDAL, which start at $ 260,000.
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