The much anticipated Koenigsegg Agera RS is sure to not feature extra comfort, the RS is a more track focused version of precious Agera models. The Koenigsegg Agera RS will be handcrafted in only 35 examples.
The Agera is the third generation of Koenigsegg after the 2002 CC8S and the 2006 CCX. The RS is the fifth in the Agera line after the Agera, the R, the S, and the One:1. Latest model is luxury megacar Regera as a alternative to Koenigsegg’s traditional extreme lightweight race-like road cars.
Measurements of Koenigsegg Agera RS seem to be similar to those of its 2015 predecessors with a length of 4293 mm,width 2050 mm and a height of 1120 mm which can be electrically adjusted with option active and self-levelling chassis package . It has a total frontal area of 1.873m square. However, this new model features some changes and improvements. It features same wheel base as predictor with aluminum forged wheels with the front wheels measuring 265/35-19” and 345/30- 20” for the back .The use of lightweight material in its design makes the Koenigsegg Agera RS lighter, with total weight of 1295 kg. Body made from pre-impregnated carbon fiber/ kevlar and lightweight sandwich reinforcements.
Leg space for passenger and driver is in plenty. The cabin is equipped with touch screen displays, navigation system and new entertainment systems.
Not to mention sensor and camera technology for safety,3G internet connection,11″ LED screen, MP3 player, USB connection, climate control, digital warning and info system, G sensor, alarm, tire monitoring system, Koenigsegg shield alarm fob, leather carpets, roof storage bag, car cover, Koenigsegg car charger… High quality material are used to make the interior design even better; adjustable heated seats, leather feel for seats and great passenger and driver space.
Engine Specs and Performance
The new Koenigsegg Agera RS scores high on performance. Thanks to its lightweight design, performance and fuel economy are improved.The vehicle offers engine option of 5.0 liter V8 twin turbo engine that provides power. The engine connects to a 7-speed transmission to distribute power to rear wheels. A 1160 horsepower is produced by the engine at 7800 rpm and about 1280 Nm of torque at 4100 rpm. The Koenigsegg Agera RS has a maximum speed of about 273 mph (443 km/h), accelerate from 0-186 mph in just 14 seconds. The car can be modified to run on an E85 for greater horsepower output. The engine runs on regular gas.
PRICE AND RELEASE DATE
The Koenigsegg Agera RS was unveiled early March 2015 at the Geneva International Motor Show. Based on the general outlook and engine capacity, the car is priced at $1,500,000 – $1.650.000.