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  Bugatti Type 40
 

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Country of origin:France
Produced from:1926 - 1930
Numbers built:Type 40: 745
Type 40A: 35
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:Before December 1st, 2004
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Click here to download printer friendly versionTo replace the Brescia Bugatti launched the small Type 40 in 1926. The Type 40 was a combination of parts of different cars on a new chassis. The engine was a modified version of the Type 37 racer launched in 1925, as were the brakes and the gearbox and drivetrain were derived from the Type 38. A total of 780 chassis were completed of the small nimble car. Some were fitted with the Type 49 engine and a new body and renamed Type 40A. The fine handling Type 40 was the last of small Bugatti road cars.
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