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Koenigsegg doors - Art of Speed

Posted On: 28 Oct 2020   |   Posted By: EVO

Koenigsegg doors - Art of Speed

Christian von Koenigsegg was never going to be your average sort of chap. Aged five, he knew that, one day, he would build the world's fastest car. And with the Agera RS - a 1380bhp evolution of the already ludicrously rapid Agera R , he did just that, hitting 277.9mph.
That the inspiration for this Bugatti -toppling ambition came from a Norwegian movie about a bicycle repairman (who, with his friends, cobbled together a racing car that blew the wheels off the big-brand competition) should be equally unsurprising. CvK's Swedish car business has been a fusion of inspiration and innovation from the beginning. Original ideas simply tumble out of the man. He's had a go at storing music on microchips and, way before it was adopted as an industry standard, invented a click-together way of joining floor panels without adhesive or nails. More than a clear thinker, von Koenigsegg has clever bones.
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