Inside the Koenigsegg. Drive. Part 2, Rear Wing/Engine

The Koenigsegg One:1. Eye-wateringly fast, and mind-bogglingly complicated. And that’s just when we’re talking about the rear wing.


In its own words, Swedish mentalists Koenigsegg have – with the new One:1 – created the ‘world’s first megacar’, thanks to a one-for-one power to weight ratio. And yet despite producing 1360PS (1341bhp) and weighing in at 1360kg, speed is not the only card up the One:1’s silver sleeves. In this latest instalment from drive on the One:1 – the first of which you can find HERE – Christian von Koenigsegg walks us through the fundamentals of the rear wing. Turns out that the One:1 is much more than a 5.1-litre twin-turbocharged V8 rocket ship. It’s actually maddeningly complicated.

Take a step inside the Koenigsegg One:1 with its namesake and Drive to find out for yourself.

Source – drive

Koenigsegg One:1
Engine: V8 / twin-turbocharged / 5065cc
Power: 1341bhp (1360PS) @ 7500rpm
Torque: 1011lb-ft @ 6000rpm
Transmission: Seven-speed automated manual gearbox / rear-wheel drive / limited-slip diff
Front suspension: Double wishbones / coil springs / adaptive dampers / anti-roll bar
Rear suspension: Double wishbones / coil springs / adaptive dampers / anti-roll bar
Brakes: Ventilated ceramic discs / 397mm (front) / 380mm (rear) / ABS
Wheels: 9.5 x 19in (front) / 12.5 x 20in (rear)
Tyres: 265/35 ZR19 (front) / 345/30 ZR20 (rear)
Weight (dry) 1360kg
0-100kph: sub-2.9sec (estimated)
Top speed: 440kph (estimated)

Categories: Road


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