Review Koenigsegg CCX

The Koenigsegg CCX in essence is definitely an updated version from the successful CC / CCR models. The most aim of developing this car, consistent with Swedish auto maker Koenigsegg, is to permit their company to penetrate the planet market, particularly the United States. The CCX, which first appeared throughout the 2006 Geneva Motor Show, is so named because this really is an acronym that stands for Competition Coupe X, using the X marking the 10 years since the very first CC car was developed in 1996. However the X could afford stood for an additional word : extreme.  Lux Expensive Koenigsegg CCX White Edition

So do you know the modifications made to the CCX? It‘s essentially the CCR with lots of modifications made. The front bumper was made to adjust to low speed collisions rules, and in order to adjust to rear impact rules, one‘s body was lengthened by 88 millimeters. Additional headroom of 2 inches is likewise incorporated in an effort to fit larger people inside the car. And perhaps most especially, Koenigsegg has designed a brand new engine in an effort to meet emissions standards and to really make it proficient at running on octane 91 fuel.

Performance Koenigsegg CCX

 First, the aerodynamically contoured CCX is constructed from carbon fiber and Kevlar. This structure impacts on its light curb weight. And merely how aerodynamic this car is? The drag coefficient to the CCX was rated at 0. 30, a phenomenally low figure. Its design, along side its group of diffusers, spoilers, and vortex generators, is known to generate some serious down force ; 60 kilograms upon the front and 65 kilograms upon the rear at 120 miles each hour. The wheels used for that car are made out of magnesium alloy, though it could be upgraded to some carbon / magnesium composite wheel that‘s lighter by 3 kilograms when compared with the conventional wheels. Supplying the stopping power is 14. 3 inch disc brakes located in the least 4 wheels.
Koenigsegg CCX Rearview
The engine for this car is really a V8 engine much like the Ford Modular engines they have used inside the CC and CCR. But it was eventually thoroughly modified towards the point that it could be considered a new engine in itself. Featuring a lighter yet stronger heat treated aluminum engine block ; It‘s designed with 2 superchargers that able to do to your house creating boost of as much as 17. 5 psi. The output is rated at 806 horsepower while using 91 octane gasoline. This engine is mated having a 6 speed dual clutch manual transmission designed by Cima, though a sequential manual is optional equipment.


General Info
Vehicle Type: Super Sport Coupe Base Price: $540,000.00
Length: 169 in. (429 cm) Width: 78.6 in. (199 cm)
Height: 44.1 in. (112 cm) Wheel Base: 104.7 in. (266 cm)
Dry Weight: 2821 lbs (1280 kg) Ground Clearance: 3.94 in. (10 cm)
Luggage Capacity: 4.2 cu ft Maximum Seating: 2 people
Engine: 32-valve DOHC V8 Displacement: 4700 cc
Horsepower: 806 HP Max RPM: 7000 RPM
Torque: 693 lb-ft @ 5500 rpm Transmission: 6-Speed Manual
0-60 mph: 3.2 seconds Maximum Speed: 245 mph (395 km/h)

Koenigsegg CCX Interior Dashboard

The performance amounts of the Koenigsegg CCX just can‘t be denied. Acceleration amounts of zero-to-100 kilometers each hour at 3. 2 seconds and zero-to-200 kilometers each hour at 9. 8 seconds suggests that this car is really a force to become reckoned with. And also a zero-to-300-to-zero time of 29. 2 seconds (made by Sport Auto ) is really a record holder. And in 2007, it held the record for the quickest lap time recorded inside the TV show Top Gear, clocking in at 1 : 17. 6 seconds.

There isn‘t any doubt the Koenigsegg CCX is definitely extreme car. Achieving numbers most cars is allowed to imagine, it‘s a creation that‘s built to obtain extreme speed.