Bugatti’s newest hypercar, the Chiron, accelerated from Zero to 400 kph (249 mph) and braked again right down to a cease in 41.96 seconds, which is fairly insane by itself. However a small automaker from Sweden simply stepped in and walked throughout Volkswagen’s fanciest automotive.
The Koenigsegg Agera RS did the Zero-400-Zero dash in simply 36.44 seconds, taking 5.5 fewer seconds to perform this feat than Bugatti wanted. Not solely was the Agera RS quicker throughout the entire thing, it additionally hit 400 kph in much less time than the Bugatti — 26.88 seconds versus 32.6 seconds.
The Agera RS is a beast, particularly with its non-compulsory engine improve, which brings energy as much as a meaty 1,341 horsepower. It additionally packs the corporate’s non-compulsory roll cage. The run was completed at Vandel Airfield in Denmark utilizing each GPS and an information logger.
Koenigsegg did not undertake this run for its personal boasting rights. Because it seems, the run got here on the request of this automotive’s proprietor, who needed to benchmark it towards different hypercars. If solely each automaker provided such a perk.