The Koenigsegg Regera is a car designed by Christian von Koenigsegg, and is revolutionary in its design. The car was unveiled at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. The name Regera means to reign in Swedish. Only 80 unites are rumored to be built for a price tag of 1.9 million. The car is seen as more practical and a luxurious alternative to Koenigsegg’s line up. Koenigseggs claims that the Regera is the most powerful and fastest accelerating production car ever built.
The specifications for the Koenigsegg Regera are very interesting and contains technologies and ideas that are completly new. The Transmission, or lack there of, was invented by Christian von Koenigsegg and is a Direct Drive System. The Koenigsegg Regera system eliminates the need for a transmission and allows for a pure use of the electronic engine. The system has a on gear direct drive single speed setup, called direct drive, which means that the power of the engine is put directly to the wheels, making its acceleration extremely impressive at 2.8 seconds from 0-60 mph, and 0-100 in 12.3.
Unlike any other Koenigsegg’s build , the luxury of this car has increased. But it is Koenigsegg and thus the concept of “luxury” is Swedish, that means that its a minimal upgrade for later Koenigsegg’s cars. The noise in the cabin has been repressed, there are cameras on all sides with recording capabilities, Apple carplay, a new sound system, ambient lighting, and 3G and Wi-fi connectivity.