Archive for April, 2007

Captioan Slow (James May) in Bugatti Veyron At Volkswagen AG test track

Saturday, April 21st, 2007

Captioan Slow (James May) is doing flat out with the Bugatti Veyron at Volkswagen AG secret test track. Enjoy.

The Bugatti Veyron 16.4 is currently the fastest, most powerful, and most expensive street-legal full production car in the world, with a proven top speed of over 400 km/h (407.5 km/h or 253.2 mph),[1] though several faster or more expensive vehicles have been produced on a limited basis. It reached full production in September 2005. The car is built by Volkswagen AG subsidiary Bugatti Automobiles SAS in its Molsheim (Alsace, France) factory and is sold under the legendary Italian/French Bugatti marque. It is named after French racing driver Pierre Veyron, who won the 24 hours of Le Mans in 1939 while racing for the original Bugatti firm. It is also the world’s second supercar with 16 cylinders, after the Cizeta Moroder V16T.
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Easter Island (Rapa Nui)

Saturday, April 7th, 2007

Easter Island, known in the native language as Rapa Nui (”Big Rapa”; but see below) or Isla de Pascua in Spanish, is an island in the south Pacific Ocean belonging to Chile. Located 3,600 km (2,237 statute miles) west of continental Chile and 2,075 km (1,290 statute miles) east of Pitcairn Island.

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