Posts Tagged: Koenigsegg

Best Spoilers of the past 50 years

Spoilers never hurt anyone, except movie-goers. Whale tail, duck tail, wing – whatever you want to call it it’s a spoiler, a vital part of a sports car to increase downforce and add some flare. Spoilers can make or break the look of a car and even some of the time define the car. Here’s…

Koenigsegg One:1 FINALLY ON TRACK!

Those crazy Sweeds really know how to make us drool over a car. The Koenigsegg One:1 is the ultimate experiment in carbon fiber materials, 3D printing technologies and weight shedding resulting in a 1,340kg “megacar” producing 1,340 horsepower from a 5.0L twin-turbo V8. It’s a beautiful piece of automotive art with the precision and aerodynamics…

Inside Koenigsegg 2 – 3D Printing is the Future

As the One:1 continues to come together Christian von Koenigsegg gives us insight on just how much of it is 3D printed. The Koenigsegg One:1 is easily one of the most technologically advanced production cars in today’s market. It not only displays modern ingenuity in engineering but also how far the technology of 3D printing…

One:1 Active Rear Wing on Inside Koenigsegg 2

With the Koenigsegg One:1 they’re innovating in more ways than any other automaker out today. In this episode of Inside Koenigsegg 2, Christian von Koenigsegg explains how their Active Rear Wing increases the car’s performance and helps stabilize it on the road. With the world’s first top mounted rear wing, and the most horsepower ever…

Inside Koenigsegg Season 2 – Preparing the Koenigsegg One:1 for its Debut

Christian von Koenigsegg’s One:1 marvels the industry and cements his legacy amongst the likes of Enzo Ferrari, Ferruccio Lamborghini, and Horacio Pagani. Defined as the first Megacar because of its 1-megawatt power output – for us here in the states that means roughly 1,340 hp – the Koenigsegg One:1 is in fact the most technologically…

Need For Speed Movie Trailer

Need For Speed Movie

The latest Need For Speed Movie trailer has just been released! The typical life of a car mechanic is nothing extravagant or luxurious, unless you’re Aaron Paul in 2014’s blockbuster Need For Speed. The movie, based off of the hit video game series, is sure to pack all the punches that we normally get from…

Carbon Fiber Construction Presented by Koenigsegg

Ever wondered how carbon fiber is made for car parts? Let’s just say it’s not as simple as Tony Stark telling Jarvis to start fabrication. The process is quite labor intensive. So who better to explain the process than the guy who’s cars have over 400 carbon fiber parts in them, Christian Von Koenigsegg.

Inside Koenigsegg, How The Swedish Hypercar is Innovating for the Future

Got an hour to kill? “Inside Koenigsegg” is a new series that Drive released in January. Dive deep into the behind-the-scenes action with Christian von Koenigsegg, the founder of the Swedish Hypercar, as he takes you through the thought and process behind manufacturing a work of art. Follow along as Christian explains all the innovations…