The new modified Koenigsegg CCX, an extreme car

This Koenigsegg CCX is said to be the latest version of the models of the CC/CCR. According to the Swedish car maker Koenigsegg, CCX is produced to allow the company to penetrate the world. The concept first appeared in 2006 at the Geneva Motor Show. CCX means Competition Coupe X. X represents the 10 years since the CC model was first produced. X also means another word and that is extreme. There are a lot of modifications that were done on CCX.  This is essentially the CCR but with a lot of changes done to it. The front area is made to comply with the standards for collision.

Koenigsegg CCX front view with doors open

Koenigsegg CCX front view with doors open

In order to comply with the back end impact standards, the body was lengthened up to 88 millimeters.  The headroom is also increased by two inches. This is done so that tall people can fit in the car.

Koenigsegg CCX interior

Koenigsegg CCX interior

Quite amazing is its video and picture system. This is not something you see on every car.

Koenigsegg CCX video and picture system

Koenigsegg CCX video and picture system

Another very important feature of the Koenigsegg is the engine. It was designed to meet the standards related to emission. This is now capable of running an octane 91. In terms of performance, the CCX is contoured so it has good aerodynamics. It was made of carbon fiber and Kevlar. This move resulted in a very light weight body. The CCX was rated with .30 which is very low. The design is complemented with diffusers, spoilers and generators which can generate great force. The car speed is about 120 mph.

Koenigsegg CCX front view

Koenigsegg CCX front view

The wheels of the car are made of magnesium alloy. However you can upgrade to carbon and magnesium composite wheels. This is heavier by 3 kg more than the standard wheels. The four wheels have 14.3 in disc brakes for great stopping power.

Koenigsegg CCX rear view

Koenigsegg CCX rear view

The engine is a V8 which is similar to the one found in the CC/CCR model. Although this is the case, it is thoroughly modified so it can be considered as brand new. The engine block is lighter and stronger because it is surrounded by aluminum. The two super chargers can produce up to 17.5 psi. This can boost it up to about 806 hp.

Koenigsegg CCX engine

Koenigsegg CCX engine

The engine is complemented with a 6 speed manual transmission which is made by Sima. You can also opt for the sequential manual. The numbers produced by CCX are something that you can’t deny. Its acceleration can reach up to 100 mph in 3.2 seconds. There are tests done by experts that produce 0 to 300 to 0 in just 29.2 seconds. You can definitely say that this car modelis an extreme car. These numbers can’t be achieved by other cars in the market.

Koenigsegg CCX

Koenigsegg CCX

This car is definitely made to reach the extreme speed. If you look at the reviews made to the CCX, you will be amazed at how extreme it is.

One Comment

  1. WOW!! What can I say about Koenigsegg CCX? This is first time I read a review about such extreme car and really enjoyed. Thanks

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