Koenigsegg returns to the U.S market, naming Manhattan Motorcars as its Northeast dealer today at the New York International Auto Show.
The "beyond bespoke" 2014 Agera R is the result of Christian von Koenigsegg’s, right, endless pursuit of perfection and has an incredible top sped of 273 mph! With Aircore hollow carbon fiber wheels, upgraded power and enhanced aerodynamics, the Agera R can accelerate from a standing start to 186 mph in 14.53 seconds and decelerate from 186 mph to 0 in 6.66 seconds. Sprinting from 0 to 200 mph takes 17.68 seconds and back to 0 in just 7.28 seconds!
Available in left or right-hand drive, the Agera R is the only Hypercar roadster with an easily detachable and stowable hardtop, thereby offering the best of both worlds. This, in combination with a fair amount luggage space, truly delivers extreme performance with everyday usability. This is a car that's been built for real world driving
The Koenigsegg 5-litre V8 bi-turbo engine, above, develops more than 960 horsepower on 95-octane gasoline. It delivers in excess of 738 pound-feet of torque from 2,500 rpm and 811 pound-feet from 3,500 to 6,000 rpm, showing great real world flexibility with no sacrifice of drivability.
2,000 horsepower gas engine. This means that the Agera R’s return-less fuel system has
the highest capacity of any car presently in production.
Manhattan Motorcars is an award winning New and Pre-owned retailer for Porsche, Bugatti, Rolls-Royce, Bentley, Lamborghini and Lotus, located in New York City and representing Koenigsegg at the New York International Auto Show, displaying a 2014 Agera R model. The NYIAS is scheduled to run from the 18th to the 27th of April. For more details about the show, please visit http://www.autoshowny.com.
“I can’t tell you how excited myself and my team are to be representing such an exciting and innovative automotive brand and we look forward to a long and fruitful relationship with Christian and the team at Koenigsegg. And, putting these spectacular cars on the road,” said Brian Miller, President & founder, Manhattan Motorcars, at today’s announcement.
Special thanks to John Resnick, GM, Manhattan Motorcars, for getting us private time with Mr. Koenigseeg and his magnificent Agera R.
For more information about the latest Hypercars from Koenigsegg, please visit http://www.koenigsegg.com/
Technical specifications of Agera R, http://www.koenigsegg.com/models/agera-r/