With a design inspired by the legendary Bugatti Type 57 SC Atlantic launched nearly a century ago, this unique supercar is a collector’s birthday gift for his wife.

Recently, the Bugatti Sur Mesure special department introduced information about the project to create the world’s most unique Bugatti Chiron Super Sport “57 One of One” supercar. The inspiration for the Chiron Super Sport is the legendary Bugatti Type 57 SC Atlantic with chassis number 57374. With Petrol Blue Metallic paint, this car was released in 1936 and sold to Victor Rothschild.

It is known that this is a birthday gift that a tycoon specializing in collecting unique supercars thoughtfully ordered for his wife on the occasion of her 70th birthday. According to Bugatti, this customer’s wife this time I first saw the original 57 SC 2 decades ago and have since fallen in love with the sophisticated design of the classic French car model. Her husband went to Bugatti’s Molsheim facility to order a Chiron Super Sport as a gift for his wife.

“During the customer’s visit, when we walked past the miniature model of the Type 57 SC – the first Atlantic and the exact one she had seen so many years ago – we immediately recognized that this would be the inspiration for this special project” – recalls Jascha Straub, Chief Designer of the Sur Mesure department at Bugatti..

Customers asked the company to add unique details to the Type 57 SC Atlantic such as Petrol Blue metallic paint, grille with shiny chrome-plated vertical spokes. The typical 5-spoke sports wheels of the Chiron Super Sport line also have a similar color scheme. Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires can withstand speeds of over 400 km/h. The image of the Bugatti Type 57 SC Atlantic is also sketched on the underside of the active aerodynamic wing, accompanied by the large words “57 One of One”.

Meanwhile, the car’s interior is finished in Gaucho leather and also features blue details, a “57 One of One” plaque on the center console and Bugatti’s famous elephant motif on the seat backs. 

While other women in their 70s often prefer compact hatchbacks with moderate speeds or hand over the wheel to their children and grandchildren, this wealthy woman surprised herself by owning a Bugatti Chiron Super Sport. The parcel has a capacity of more than 1,578 horsepower.

“For many years I have dreamed of redesigning this iconic Type 57 SC Atlantic, so I had my own idea of what could be done to honor the most elegant car ever. designed. That means we can immediately sit down with the company and start developing designs to bring our ideas to life together.”

As an upgraded version of Chiron, Bugatti Chiron Super Sport was first introduced in June 2021 with many impressive equipment. Only 60 units of the Super Sport version are limited to production globally. This Super Sport “57 One of One” will also be one of the last Chirons produced before this car line comes to an end.

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