Koenigsegg has partnered with Creaform, that makes 3D measurement technologies for the automotive industry, to streamline and enhance its quality control processes to production. Koenigsegg Automotive AB, the Swedish producer of high-performance sports cars of high-performance cars incorporates portable metrology at various stages of their production procedure to improve general item quality. Utilizing the MetraSCAN
The Christian von Koenigsegg is paying a tribute to Prince, the music artist who passed away on Thursday. On the same night, Koenigsegg posted on its Facebook page a purple-wrapped CCXR, with the caption “Purple – in memory of Prince. RIP Kid. Gone away too soon.” As the public reception to the post was rapturous,
Swedish manufacturer Koenigsegg based in Angelholm, the company was founded in 1994 by Christian von Koenigsegg, with the intention of producing a world-class supercar. Many years of development and prototyping led to the company’s first street-legal production car delivery in 2002. Now Koenigsegg has announced that the Agera R has been launched in the United
You may or may not know that the Swedish car manufacturer, Koenigsegg makes some of the best supercars in the world. When they released the Agera R at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, it was soon obvious that this model was no exception. First of all, the Koenigsegg-developed 5.0L V8 Twin Turbo engine provides a
The Swedish supercar maker, Koenigsegg has announced that it has broken no less than six world land speed records for a production car over the weekend. The protagonist of our story is the Koenigsegg’s latest beauty, the 1,115 horsepower Agera R. The six new records set were as follows: 0-186 mph = 14.53 sec 0-200 mph
The high speed roof-box which had been proposed as an accessory to the Koenigsegg Agera R made it a star attraction at the Geneva Show. Other details of the car had been wanting till the car maker came out recently with these details. In the performance figures, the Agera R can sprint from 0 to
The Koenigsegg Agera has been selected as the 2010 Supercar of the year and very rightly so at that. It is not only the general public that has been attracted towards the car but also the family of the Oman Royal house. It therefore goes without saying that the car is no ordinary unit but
Swedish supercar maker Koenigsegg celebrates 15 years of making dream cars, by unleashing a new model – the Koenigsegg Agera. Agera is Swedish verb and means to “to act”. Agera is also short for the Greek word Ageratos, which in ancient Greek means “ageless”. Power comes from the in house built 4.7-liter twin-turbo V8(also power
1018 hp Koenigsegg CCXR is one of the rarest and fastest supercars in the world. Top speed is 250+ mph (400+ km/h). 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) comes in just 3.1 seconds. This year Koenigsegg will deliver 10 CCXR’s and all or already spoken for.
Looks like the sale of Saab to supercar maker Koenigsegg is in the final stage, as General Motors confirmed it has signed a stock purchase agreement with Koenigsegg Group AB regarding the sale of 100% of the shares of Saab Automobile AB. The deal is expected to conclude in the next months and will then
There are not many details as the sale has not been finished yet, but Koenigsegg and a group of Norwegian investors have already signed a letter of intent with Saab to take over the dying brand from GM. Why is Koenigsegg, maker of some of the rarest supercars in the world interested in Saab?