Blow up a Bugatti, then die – Turbo.fr

Take off from the ground a supercar whose value approaches four million euros? No problem for the fastest man in the world.

At the start of the last decade, Andy Wallace, a professional driver who won the 24 Hours of Le Mans in particular, was beginning to feel too old to continue racing. So he decided to join his friend Pierre-Henri Raphanel by crossing the Bugatti door, to become a factory pilot for the Molsheim brand.

Since the beginning of this new activity of “pre-retirees of the races”, Andy Wallace assists customers and bad journalists during their handling of the cars of the mark. He also drives certain models as part of their technical development, for example when it was necessary to drive at 490 km / h in a Chiron Super Sport 300+ at Ehra Lessien.

The jump of death

And recently, Andy Wallace found himself behind the wheel of the prototype of the new Chiron Pur Sport on the Nardo circuit in Italy. On this occasion, he was immortalized in what looks like one of the most beautiful shots of all time: four wheels in the air in a car worth around four million euros including all taxes. Who else in the world can claim to have made such a machine take off? Isn't this the highest degree of class possible? What can you do in life after this? Sacred Andy …

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