Koenigsegg recently took a trip to Nevada, USA, where we broke 5 world speed records with the Agera RS. Our Swedish compatriots from Hasselblad decided to come along for the ride, testing out their flagship 100-megapixel HB H6D medium format digital camera. Toshi Oku was the photographer brought in to shoot the Agera RS in […]
A Koenigsegg Agera RS driven by factory driver, Niklas Lilja, achieved five new world records for a production vehicle on November 4th, 2017, in Pahrump, Nevada: THE HIGHEST TOP SPEED FOR A PRODUCTION VEHICLE Calculated using an average of two runs, one in either direction. The record speed achieved is 447.19 km/h (277.87 mph) 0-400-0 […]
On Sunday, October 1st 2017, a Koenigsegg Agera RS accelerated from 0 to 400km/h and back to 0 in 36.44 seconds. The Agera RS was driven by Koenigsegg factory driver, Niklas Lilja, at Vandel Airfield in Denmark. The Agera RS took 26.88 seconds to accelerate to 400 km/h over a distance of 1,958 meters. Deceleration […]
We’d like to get out ahead of the car spotters on this one, so here goes: Koenigsegg will be at the Nürburgring in the near future. Now, let me explain…… Last year we announced plans to go to the Nürburgring with the Koenigsegg One:1 and attempt a new lap record. Those plans were cut short […]
Koenigsegg has outperformed existing production car speed records during a practice session in the groundbreaking Koenigsegg One:1 Megacar, headlined by a 0-300-0 kmh time of just 17.95 seconds. Koenigsegg stunned the world in September 2011 when it set a Guinness World Record time of 21.19 seconds for the 0-300-0 kmh run in the Koenigsegg Agera […]
The first production One:1 is successfully registered in Germany. The process highlighted an interesting technicality – the German registration system could only input power values up to three digits in kW. The One:1 pushed Germany to reconfigure their system to handle the first Megacar!
Today the 2nd of September 2011 at 12.08 pm a standard Koenigsegg Agera R took several new production car world records at the Koenigsegg proving ground in Ängelholm, Sweden. All data was measured and collected by a third party with the officially accepted Racelogic VBox performance recorder. The Records truly show the Agera R’s phenomenal […]