The 2015 Koenigsegg Agera R –The Next Big Thing?
The 2015 Koenigsegg Agera R has appeared on the market because of a famous name from Sweden, Christian von Koenigsegg, an entrepreneur who once dreamt of having his own automobile company during his childhood. His dream turned into reality 15 years ago and he now owns his very own car company. To start off, Let us take a look at the dimensions of the vehicle. The length of the Agera R is 169-inches, whereas the width is about 78.6-inches and like many other vehicles in this category, it is only 44-inches tall.
If you translate Agera R in English, you will find out what this vehicle is all about. It’s a Swedish word which means “take action”. The vehicle contains a seriously powerful engine, a 5.0-L twin -turbo V8 that is capable of producing 1140 HP and the torque of 885 lb-ft. These figures are mouth-watering for any individual passionate about speed. The 2015 Koenigsegg Agera R only weights about 2,932-lbs and from a stand still, it can go up to 62 mph in a matter of 2.8 seconds. The vehicle is capable of hitting the top speed of 273 mph.
The interior of the all new 2015 Koenigsegg Agera R, offers room for two. The seats are leather-upholstered with contrast stitching. In order to reduce weight, the manufacturers have used carbon fiber in the steering wheel, console in the center and in other parts of dashboard.
The vehicle contains digital gauges which provide the driver with all the information regarding fuel pressure, speed of the car, the temperature of water and oil and not only that, it also shows the amount of horsepower the vehicle is generating at any point.
The HD screen is placed right in the middle of the dashboard which provides navigation, entertainment, climate control and connectivity, all in a single unit.
If you are planning on buying a super car, the capacity for cargo would be least of your concerns; however, with Koenigsegg you get the largest room for cargo in its category, providing about 4.2 cubic feet of space.
The equipment that comes as standard with the 2015 Koenigsegg Agera R include, adjustable seats and paddles, power steering, power windows, navigation, car’s cover and many others. While the optional equipment include, ten different colors for exterior, camera for rear view, three different designs for wheels, heated seats and plenty other for drivers to choose from.
As far as the safety is concerned, Koenigsegg Agera R offers all the standard features that a super car should contain, including, dual airbags, stability control, pressure monitoring for tires and traction control which is inspired by the formula 1.
Like every vehicle, Koenigsegg Agera R too has competitors. Some of the major names include, Lamborghini Aventador, the famous Bugatti Veyron and Pagani Huayra. The 2015 Koenigsegg Agera R has all the ingredients to be a perfect super car. Although, it is never easy to compete against names like Bugatti Veyron and Lamborghini Aventador, the Agera R still has enough to attract any buyer towards it.