Koenigsegg

Watch This Kawasaki Ninja H2R Drag Race a Fighter Jet, F1 Car, and a Modified Tesla

An Aston Martin Vantage and Lotus Evora were also present presumably for, y'know, posterity.<p>Global News/YouTube<p>Ever wondered how the fastest …

Military Aircraft

Which Production Cars Have the Best Wings and Spoilers?

Sometimes wings provide downforce. Other times they just look cool, but which is the best?<p>A wing is one of the coolest things you can have on a road car. In some cases, they're just there for aesthetics, while in others, they actually provide downforce. Which is your favorite?<p>My favorite wing to …

Koenigsegg

10 Supercars Costing North of $2 Million

It would be great if you had a few million dollars just laying around wouldn’t it? Or if you were able to upgrade your family hybrid to one of the …

Supercars

Only 37 Percent of New Cars Worldwide Come With a Manual Handbrake

The number is even lower in the US, much to the horror of handbrake-turn enthusiasts.<p>According to a research by British car shopping site <i>CarGurus</i><i>, "</i>only two mainstream manufacturers offer manually-operated parking brake on their entire model range." And since we are talking about the UK here, those …

Top Gear

12 Fastest Sport Cars In The World (And Best Picture Fastest Sports Cars)

Fastest Cars in the World – There are many ways to measure automotive excellence, but top speed is the one everybody secretly cares about the most. …

Aston Martin

The Mitsuoka Orochi is the craziest-looking exotic you probably forgot about

Whenever you think of supercars and exotics, the obvious builders pop into your head: Lamborghini, Ferrari, McLaren, even Porsche. Even lesser-known …

Posters

6 Fastest Cars in the World Right Now

A car is much more than a number, yet non-enthusiasts and enthusiasts alike cannot resist the urge to brag or judge based on specifications. It’s …

Supercars

10 Supercars With Muscle Car Engines

Because good ol' American engineering is tried and trusted.

Engines

Fastest car in the world featured on Jay Leno’s Garage

Jay Leno’s Garage is back tonight with a brand new episode and this week’s feature is perfect for speed demons. Racer Jessi Combs is the guest and …

Jay Leno

Jay Leno's Garage: Jay Leno Gets Behind The Wheel Of A 1963 Corvette Sting Ray

Then, Jay speeds up the pace in the fastest car in the world— the record-breaking Koenigsegg Agera RS. It’s the definition of mind-blowing! …

Jay Leno

When will we see the first 400mph production car?

So SSC reckons its upcoming 1,750bhp Tuatara could be the world’s first 300mph production car. Engineering a car to do that sort of speed is such a …

Equations

Bugatti boss claims Chiron could hit 280 mph, but don't expect an attempt

Koenigsegg set the industry ablaze when it used an owner's car to set a 277.9 mph top speed world record for street legal production cars. Since …

Bugatti

The Koenigsegg Regera Has "the Strongest Torque Converter Ever Made"

That's what happens when you have 1475 lb-ft of torque and no transmission.<p>Koenigsegg's Regera hypercar is special in a lot of ways. But perhaps the most interesting part of the car is the fact that it doesn't have a transmission. The twin-turbo V8 sends power to three electric motors—one mounted …

Sports Cars

Jay Leno Is In Awe Of Koenigsegg Regera After Taking A Drive

The Agera RS is in the garage, too.<p>Jay Leno welcomes Christian von Koenigsegg into his garage to discuss the Swedish automaker's Agera RS and Regera. …

Jay Leno

You Have To See To Believe This Hypercar Garage Actually Exists

The amount of carbon fiber and horsepower in this garage is overwhelming.<p>We’ve reported a Ferrari collection in L.A. earlier wherein its owner David …

Carbon Fiber

Watch Koenigsegg’s test driver lap the Nürburgring in a Mazda MX-5

Let’s just take a quick look at some of the performance machines that have ‘failed’ (I use that term <i>very</i> loosely) to lap the notorious Nürburgring in …

Autos (Canada)

Spyker's Koenigsegg Engine Supply Deal Has Been Canceled

Koenigsegg says Spyker couldn't hold up its half of the deal, so it won't be getting any 600-horsepower V8s.<p>Remember back during the Geneva Motor Show last year when Spyker announced it had struck a deal with Koenigsegg for the Swedish supercar maker to supply bespoke 600-horsepower V8 engines for …

Autos

Koenigsegg preparing car capable of doing 0-400km/h in 14s

Koenigsegg, the Swedish hypercar maker, is developing a new car capable of going from 0-250mph (402km/h) in around 14 seconds. In a chat with Top …

Roadsters

Watch The First Customer-Delivered Koenigsegg Regera In Action

The hybrid hypercar makes its way to one very lucky California owner.<p>Koenigsegg has grown over time into one of the world's greatest, most …

Autos

Tesla Roadster Delights Us In New Images: Wallpaper + Video

Tesla Roadster – white or red. Can’t go wrong with either.Tesla, in parallel to its European presentation of the Roadster at the Grand Basel in …

Tesla Roadster

Koenigsegg sees new Tesla Roadster as the 'gauntlet' thrown down

He's doubling down on an even more energy-dense combustion engine<p>Christian von Koenigsegg, the man behind the company that holds the current record for world's fastest car, does not like to be outdone. So he did not particularly enjoy hearing the numbers regarding the forthcoming next-generation …

Roadsters

Koenigsegg: Agera successor will have 1,400 bhp with room to grow

It sounds otherworldly.<p>Ever since Koenigsegg boss Christian von Koenigsegg announced there’d be a replacement for the Agera RS, there have been …

Top Gear

Spurred by Tesla, Koenigsegg aiming for 250 mph in 14 seconds

Koenigsegg currently produces the world's fastest production car in the Agera RS, but the company isn't stopping there. Especially not after learning …

Tesla

Tesla's Roadster prompts Koenigsegg to rethink its supercars

It's reworking engines to remain competitive with the future EV.<p>Did you suspect that supercar manufacturers would be nervous when Tesla vowed that its next-gen Roadster would deliver a "hardcore smackdown" to gas-powered performance cars? Your hunch was well-founded. In a chat with <i>Top Gear</i>, …

Roadsters

Koenigsegg Frustrated By Tesla Roadster’s Insane Acceleration

Check out Koenigsegg chief’s reaction when he learns of the upcoming Tesla Roadster and its crazy numbers.Christian von Koenigsegg surely isn’t the …

Top Gear

300mph Will Be A 'Baseline' For The Hennessey Venom F5

It seems like a new top speed war is brewing, doesn’t it? Last November Koenigsegg astonished the motoring world by sending an Agera RS down a closed …

Supercars

Hennessey: ‘300mph is where the F5 begins’

It’s an oft-quoted adage that the world is getting smaller. In our little world, it’s also getting <i>faster</i>. Faster to the point of disbelief. For John …

Sports Cars

The Morning After: Leaving your Pixel 3 in a Lyft

And IFA 2018 wrap-up.<p>Hey, good morning! You look fabulous.<p>Welcome back! While some in the US take Labor Day off, we're wrapping up our coverage from Europe's biggest tech show and testing some unpretty wearables and tiny compact cameras with incredible zoom skills. We also give our verdict on …

Sony Cyber-shot

Koenigsegg 'Ragnarok' to have 1070kW - report

Koenigsegg's upcoming replacement for the wild Agera RS could have over 1070kW and be named after Norse mythology's doomsday, according to a new …

Auto Shows

10 Hot Cars That We All Want

Hot cars are about so much more than transportation. They are rolling pieces of art that encapsulate everything that a gearhead could ever want in a …

Carbon Fiber