Just One Koenigsegg One Allowed to Join Agera Stateside

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Attention extreme automotive fans: The aggressive Koenigsegg One shall be joining its 1,140 horsepower sibling, the Agera, stateside. Now there will be two Koenigsegg supercar models available to the U.S. market, but only one Koenigsegg One car is coming. There are six Koenigsegg One cars total–with this one is coming under special conditions because it does not meet federal regulations.

As it stands, the Koenigsegg Agera is available exclusively at Manhattan Motorcars in New York. The dealer will also be given the privilege of selling the One. read more

What the Koenigsegg One Looks Like Tearing Ass Across an Airstrip

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The Koenigsegg One is fast. And by fast I mean the Road Runner cartoon after replacing the water in its coffee with Red Bull and then taking a shot of adrenaline. Watch the insane Koenigsegg One tear ass across an airstrip in the clip below before I say more.

Automotive enthusiast Shmee150 hit up an abandoned airstrip in Sweden to get personal with the Koenigsegg One:1. He forgot to call me up to join him..

The Koenigsegg One boasts the perfect power-to-weight ratio of just 1. That is including all fluids and the weight of an average sized driver…which is nearly unheard of. Some vehicles can achieve the ideal power-to-weight ratio, but only dry. The Koenigsegg One is named for accomplishing this enormous feat. She also packs more power and is lighter than the epic Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, which weighs in at over 4,000 pounds. read more

The 1,340 HP Koenigsegg One at the Geneva Motor Show

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Here it is in all of its glory: The Koenigsegg One on stage in Geneva. Notice how the lights set off all of that delicious carbon fiber and take in all of the racing inspired design cues. With the perfect power-to-weight ratio and the perfect exterior, it is a force to behold.

The Koenigsegg One outshines most on stage in Geneva this year with ample horses and carbon fiber.

As I have mentioned before, the Koenigsegg One gets its name from the fact that it boasts the perfect power-to-weight ratio: One. That means that its 1,340 horses are perfectly matched to its 1,340 kg weight, which includes all fluids and an average sized driver. That ratio is no easy feat for an automaker to accomplish. The Bugatti Veyron Super Sport produces 1,200 horses and tips the scales at around 4,000 pounds, yet has managed to remain the ‘Fastest production car’ since 2010.  read more

Koenigsegg One to Emerge in Geneva Next Month

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The wait is almost over for the next Koenigsegg hypercar! The brand has announced that the Koenigsegg One will grace the stage of the 2014 Geneva Motor Show in Palexpo next month. The Geneva Motor Show is possibly the most exciting show of the year, brimming with new supercars and technology, and the Koenigsegg is geared up to ignite further excitement.

The press days for the 2014 Geneva Motor Show begin on March 4th and 5th, with the show opening to the public the 6th-16th. Following months of speculation and build up, the Koenigsegg One will finally be revealed in full and official detail. read more

Will The Koenigsegg One Be the Next Fastest Production Car?

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The folks at Koenigsegg are making some hefty claims about their latest hypercar, the Koenigsegg One. They say that not only can it top the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport’s top speed, but that it can get there twice as fast. The Veyron Super Sport currently holds the title as the world’s fastest production car, with a heart-stopping top speed of 268 miles per hour.

Talk of the Koenigsegg One has been going on for a while, but the beast has finally been confirmed by founder Christian von Koenigsegg.  read more

Koenigsegg One: There Can Be Just 5

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More renderings and speculation has been trickling out regarding the Koenigsegg One, a potentially potent rival to the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport. The Swedish-made dream machine is drenched with carbon fiber and if you believe the rumors, packing some seriously amplified power beneath its shapely hood.

The Koenigsegg One could be unveiled as soon as November at the 2013 Guangzhou Auto Show. If all 5 examples are not sold already, they certainly will be during the show.

Just five examples of the Koenigsegg One will be created, and they are likely all spoken for. They will only be available in China and will likely set their owners back a cool $2 million dollars. The special edition car is being developed in cooperation with FFF Automobile, China’s go-to luxury auto dealer. read more