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Year of the hypercar

Ferrari, McLaren and Porsche will unveil new flagship cars featuring mind-blowing performance via electrified hybrid drivetrains

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Bugatti took the world by storm seven years ago when it launched the fastest-ever car on this planet, the Veyron. 

Illustration by Pirada Jaokaew

Armed with a mighty 16-cylinder engine boosted by four turbos, the Volkswagen Group-owned hypercar managed to sprint from 0-100kph in an eye-popping 2.5 seconds before going flat out to a staggering 431kph.

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