Koenigsegg Agera R was first showed in march 2011 Geneva motor show. This sports car is mainly meant for those who would love speed. The Koenigsegg Agera R comes with a Air core hollow carbon fibre wheels, boosted power and best aerodynamics. The best thing is that it is only the roadster Hyper car with a detachable and stowable hardtop, thereby offering the best of two worlds.
KOENIGSEGG AGERA R-The NFS most wanted Fastest Sports car coming next to Hennessey Venom GT
THE POWER TRAIN
The Koenigsegg Agera R is packed with a 5.0L bi-turbo V8 engine that gives a power output of 1140 hp @ 7100rpm. The big motor can produce a maximum torque of 1,200 Nm @4100 rpm. The best thing about the engine is its weight that is just around 198kg along with flywheel, clutch, dry sump system, exhaust manifold and turbo.
The Koenigsegg Agera R accelerates from 0-100km/h(0-62mph) in just 2.8 seconds. It is the second fastest car in the world when going from 0-300km/h. The first one is the Hennessey Venom GT which takes 14.51 seconds and Agera r takes 14.53 seconds.
The fuel consumption of Koenigsegg Agera R on highway is 12.5l/100km with a combined efficiency of 14.7/100km.
To drive the engine there is specially developed 7-speed dual clutch , 1 input shaft transmission with paddle shaft and electronic differential.
The front tyres of Agera R uses ventilated ceramic discs, 40mm wide with 6-piston callipers and the rear tyres uses the same ventilated ceramic discs, 34mm wide with 4-piston callipers.
The interior of the Agera R is made specialized from aluminium, carbon fibre, precious metals, alcantara and aniline leather that gives it never seen before look. The cabin has many new like ghost light, which makes the solid aluminium buttons gleam with LED powered symbols that appear a if out of nowhere.
The symbols looks very clean and stylish and are framed by all new carbon fibre centre console. The steering wheel got airbag and incorporates almost all the functions of that are needed in the car. The infotainment system provides you with the control of audio functions, satellite navigation, Bluetooth connectivity etc.
The aerodynamics of Koenigsegg Agera R are designed and tested many hundred times to reduce the maximum drag and to ensure maximum acceleration and speed. The result is that drag of Agera R is only Cd 0.33 in high speed mode and Cd 0.37 in track mode.
The car comes with the special type of suspension system named triplex rear suspension system. The one rear wheel can influence the other under this system. The benefit of this system is that it works in series with the car’s regular spring and dampers, allowing their spring and damping rates to be lowered. This in return will increase your comfort and offers better handling on rough and wet surfaces.