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Bugatti Model Cars – 5 Best Picks of 2018

Bugatti Model Cars

This article is about the Best Bugatti Model Cars currently in the market, I have selected the best options for your convenience which are chosen based on the criteria listed below in this article. I know that picking the right model for you is hard, and you do not want to make a mistake in this task.

Any type of collector would benefit from this article as long as they are a fan of Bugatti. If you are just starting a new collection, then be rest assured that my picks are carefully chosen for you. For the collectors that wants to add something new to their collection, this article will also help you. No need to make this harder for you as  I have listed the 5 best picks in the Bugatti models in this article.

The article is divided into few parts, the first one is what is a diecast model since it is our top priority in choosing a good model. The Second one is a little summary on Bugatti and why we should have a Bugatti model in our collection. Next is the list of the criteria we will look upon in choosing the right model for us, and then the list of the Bugatti models I carefully picked to suit everyone’s needs.

Bugatti Model Cars

You can just skip the introduction and get to the list easily through the table of contents below.

A Diecast Model

diecast model is any collectible or toy made by a technique called die casting. This technique uses metals in the production of a model. Due to this, diecast models tend to be sturdier and could even last a lifetime with proper care. Which is the reason why it is favored by collectors.

Diecast models are also favored by Manufacturers because it provides a cheaper means of mass production. The products are made with high quality at a reasonably cheaper price.

Quality of the models are also great with this method as it is said that models made by this technique are more detailed and have smooth surface. Which are favored by collectors since one of the reason in getting a model is that it should be as life-like as possible and detailed as possible.

In my website, I have a list of some of my articles on other diecast models based on the car brands. Feel free to look at some of my other diecast model car articles, I will provide links down below for you to have a quick peek. Maybe one of them will interest you.

I also have other article such as Motorcycle model and Aircraft models, whichever you are interested in.


Bugatti

Automobiles Ettore Bugatti was a French car manufacturer of high-performance automobiles, which was founded in 1909 in Germany.

Their cars were known for their design beauty and their awards in many race victories.

Bugatti is known for their design because its founder, Ettore Bugatti, is an artist himself. Other than that, Bugatti also enjoyed great success in early Grand Prix motor racing. in 1929, Bugatti won the first ever Monaco Grand Prix. Racing success where further achieved when it won the 24 hours of Le Mans twice in 1937 and in 1939 respectively.

However, because of the death of both Ettore Bugatti in 1947, and Jean Bugatti in 1939. The company did not have any successors and was in the verge of downfall as it released its last model car in 1950.

In the 1990s, it revived as a builder of limited production exclusive sports cars. Today, the name is owned by the Volkswagen Group.

Currently, it is one of the renowned high performance vehicle manufacturers which we all love.

Why have a Bugatti Model

Bugatti is a very popular car manufacturer in the world. They create unique and high performance vehicles. Its name is important as we know how unique their cars are.

Because it is popular in our time due to its design, collectors love to have Bugatti model cars as part of their collection. That is definitely a valid reason as its design is something that the company itself is proud of.

Bugatti is a symbol of unique design, performance and wealth. No wonder it is something that is wanted by a lot of collectors. Each car models are made with exquisite quality, and top performance. It is engraved in our minds how unique each models are, making us want to have these models in our collections.


How to Buy a Model

There sure are tons of criteria not just on the Bugatti model itself, there are also a lot of things to consider inside the models available.

We can’t just choose which one is right for us to buy given a certain circumstance. I definitely understand how excited you are to choose a good model for you, but you never wanted to make a mistake.

That’s the reason I made this article and I really hope that it could help you out in your decision making process, because I certainly understand that choosing which one to buy is a intimidating task to do.

To help you, I have placed here some of the considerations you need to keep in mind in buying a model and we will be discussing them as I show you my best picks below.

The considerations and criteria I have used in order to properly and carefully choose the models are listed below.

Feel free to use them for you convenience. This will definitely make choosing the right model for you a lot more easier. If you have hard time using them, do not worry, because I will explain in each of the models below why they are part of this list. I am very excited to see you make a wise choice!

  • Availability – What’s the point of this article if the model is unavailable? I do not want to drool you over something that you can’t buy. I want you to have a great pick, and part of my job is to always ensure that the models are available in the market. That’s why I check out my articles monthly for updates on the models, or to find a newer model, so you will not miss out on anything you like.
    Do not hesitate to save or bookmark this website so you will always be updated on the trends in the diecast models available.
  • Quality – We always choose die-cast models since they are made with metals. As I said above, these metals will definitely bring great tensile strength, durability and quality to each models. It will ensure that what you are buying will last a long or even a lifetime with proper care. Also, take note that old diecast models are considered collectibles, so you can sell them in the future for larger and reasonable price. Depending on their rarity. If you are here for investments in the future,  it is definitely a criterion to consider.
  • Design – The car’s design for itself. Is it the design that puts you into awe? The car’s style and design are actually one of the most important aspect for some people in picking a diecast model for themselves. In fact, most people buy models because of its design so it is one of the factors in the decision-making process. Bugatti models are always said to have a great and unique designs as you will see later in this article
  • Reality – We need the car model to be as life-like as possible, which have exactly the same designs as the real ones.
  • Name – Did the car made an impact in the car industry? Is it named for someone important? We also need to check them out. Did the car engraved something in history? This is also important in our decision-making process in choosing the right model for us.
  • History – the history of the car itself, it might have a significant impact in the car industry? or did it made a huge impact of the company’s history? Is it the first one with a specific engines. Or the first in-line with a successful generation of cars? These things are difficult to forgo in picking.
  • Emotion – Is it the car that you have an emotional attachment with? There are car model or brands that you just want to get because of an emotional attachment. Maybe you really want to have that ever since you are a child, or a gift to someone very dear to you that keeps on saying “Bugatti” or “Cars” in conversations. In buying, emotion is actually one of the forgotten factors in buying a diecast model, but one of the most important.
  • Achievements – If a car won an award or won a race, any special mention of these cars will greatly ease our minds in choosing since we know that not just us, but other people also like them.

I have put all of these considerations into mind and I am proud to introduce our top picks on the best Bugatti car models that you may choose from.


Bugatti Car Models

Please note that the list in this article are not ranked. They are the best that are currently in the market. You can’t quantify the best of them all because it depends on people’s preference.

What I present here is the best that are currently available in the market, which would be a good part of your diecast collection.

I hope you are ready because, I am proud to present to you my top picks for the best Bugatti Car Models currently available in the market!


Bugatti Veyron 16.4 

  • Car Model: Bugatti Veyron 16.4
  • Size: 17.1 x 6.5 x 6 inches
  • Weight: 2 pounds
  • Model Produced by: Rastar
  • Reason to Buy: Achievements
  • Scale: 1:18

The Bugatti Veyron EB 16.4 is a mid-engined sports car designed by Bugatti. It was named after the racing driver Pierre Veyron.

This Super Sport version of the Veyron is recognised by Guinness World Records as the fastest street-legal production car in the world, with a top speed of 431.072 km/h

It was named Car of the Decade and best car award by the Top Gear. The standard Bugatti Veyron also won Top Gears Best Car Driven All Year award in 2005.

With its achievement, I can not see why this shouldn’t be part of this list. The Bugatti Veyron EB 16.4 is definitely one of the best out there in terms of achievement. It is also considered as the fastest production sports car in the world.

If you are into achievements, then this is a must for you. You will not regret having this in your collection. This is one of the most popular after all.

Check out a video of Bugatti Veyron 16.4 here:

Bugatti Chiron 

  • Car Model: Bugatti Chiron
  • Size: 11.9 x 7.2 x 4.8 inches
  • Weight: 2.05 pounds
  • Model Produced by: Bburago
  • Model Number: 11040BK
  • Reason to Buy: Speed, Design
  • Scale: 1:18

Bugatti Chiron is a mid-engined sports car developed and manufactured by Bugatti  as the successor to the Bugatti Veyron. It was first introduced in the Geneva Motor show in 2016.

At the 2017 IAA show, Bugatti announced that the Chiron broke the record of fastest 0–400–0 km/h  completing it in 41.96 seconds in a span of 3.2 kilometres.

Its design is also simple amazing, imaging a car that can produce 1,500 bhp with this state of the art design. No wonder it is the successor of the Veyron, it broke another record in the IAA show. This is also an excellent treat for your collection. You have to check it out for sure!

Check out the video of Bugatti Chiron, courtesy of the Bugatti channel itself.

 

Bugatti Type 35

  • Car Model: Bugatti Type 35
  • Size: 10 x 3.75 x 3 inches
  • Model Produced by: CMC
  • Model Number: 100B004
  • Reason to Buy: Achievements, History
  • Scale: 1:18

The Bugatti Type 35 was one of the most successful of the Bugatti racing models. It was phenomenally successful, winning over 1,000 races in its time.

It took the Grand Prix World Championship in 1926 after winning 351 races, and setting 47 records in the two prior years. At its peak, it averaged 14 race wins per week. Bugatti won the Targa Florio for five consecutive years, from 1925 to 1929, with the Type 35.

As I always say, Bugatti is just phenomenal. Imagine a car like this that dominated in its time. No wonder it is very popular. A car that won over 1,000 races is not just for show, it is a perfect symbol of performance and the reputation of Bugatti as a manufacturer of a high performance super cars.

If you are a collector who seeks achievements, this is the perfect one for you! It has also engraved something in history as a car that won 1,000 races in its prime.

Look at how amazing this vehicle is! Courtesy of YouTube

 

Bugatti Type 59 

  • Car Model: Bugatti Type 59
  • Size: 10 x 4 x 3 inches
  • Weight: 1.45 lbs
  • Model Produced by: Bburago
  • Model Number: 18-12062
  • Reason to Buy: Vintage feel, Unique Design
  • Scale: 1:18

The Bugatti Type 59 was supposed to be the successor of the Type 35 however, it was unable to compete with the government-supported German and Italian offerings. Nevertheless, as a successor of one of the most notable cars in history, this deserves to be part of this list.

The model’s design is surely astonishing, too bad that it didn’t had the luxury to be part of some races. Nevertheless, this is a unique model for its design. Surely your collection will thirst for some unique items in it. Make sure to also check it out!

Here is a video of the Bugatti Type 59, look at how unique its design is. Fact, the design is for its alignment with the center of gravity

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1937 Bugatti Type 57SC

  • Car Model: 1937 Bugatti Type 57SC
  • Size: 13 x 6 x 7 inches
  • Weight: 2.05 lbs
  • Model Produced by: CMC
  • Model Number: M-085
  • Reason to Buy: History, Legacy
  • Scale: 1:18

What makes the Bugatti Type 57 special is it is personally designed by Jean Bugatti, the son of the founder Ettore Bugatti.  This makes it unique among the Bugatti family of cars. It was a legacy left by Jean himself.

The Bugatti Type 57SC is a modified type of the type 57, S stand for “Surbaissé”, which means lowered, and C stand for “Compresseur” which is the product of the Bugatti customer’s desire for an increase in power.

What makes this part of the list is not just the legacy left by Jean Bugatti, but also the diecast model itself. It is a handmade diecast model which is perfect for collectors, it has a great attention detail and the collectors who ordered a model are always satisfied with it. If you are in to rare, handmade collector’s item, then this is a perfect one for you. The quality is astonishing. Make sure to also check it out below.

Check the car out in this video below!


Conclusion

In whatever circumstance, no matter what model you choose. Always remember that you had made a great pick.

All of the picks I placed above are absolutely the best picks that I would definitely recommend to a friend asking for suggestions.

In this matter, I am 100% sure that you will not regret it. You will definitely be happy as you place it into as a display or as a collection in your home.

All of these picks are amazing in each of their own way and I know that one of them will definitely be the perfect one for you, depending on your taste and preferences.

Do not also forget that you can always go back to my website, and make sure to check out other models in case you want to add something new to your collection.

You should definitely bookmark this website or save it, so you can always find this website fast.

Recommendation, Comments, Suggestions

I also recommend you to browse for more soon. We definitely have a lot to offer you in the diecast model industry, we are a hundred percent sure that you will come back for more.

In case you want to check out other diecast models, feel free to browse my website and I promise you that I will update my list every time to give you the most up to date and available diecast models currently available in the market.

In addition, if you have further comments, suggestion or anything related to this website to make it better, such as If you want me to make more of these types of articles. Feel free to drop down a comment below and I will surely help in any way I can.

Thank you for spending your time reading my article, I hope it helped you in choosing which Bugatti car model is right for you.

Have a wonderful day,

Jason
The Diecast Model

Sources

I would like to thank the following website links because this article wouldn’t be possible to make without the information they provide.

  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Die-cast_toy
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bugatti
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ettore_Bugatti
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bugatti_Veyron
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bugatti_Chiron
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bugatti_Type_35
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bugatti_Type_51
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bugatti_Type_57

I would like to thank the following YouTube channels for not their channels, I wouldn’t have any reference for each models in this Article.

  • Top Gear
  • Bugatti
  • Jay Leno’s Garage
  • cwclynes
  • Motor Trend Channel

 

 

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