Road Tests Real world tests of Agera vs Apollo

0-60mph

Agera R
2.9 s
Apollo Sport
3.28 s

Top speed

Agera R
260 mph
Apollo Sport
224 mph

1/4 mile

Agera R
10.1 s
Apollo Sport
12.7 s

Differences What are the advantages of each

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Reasons to consider the
Koenigsegg Agera R

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A lot faster in the quarter mile 10.1 s vs 12.7 s More than 20% faster at the drag strip
Much more expensive sticker price $1.40M vs $344k More than 4x more expensive harder to own
Much more powerful engine 1,115 HP @ 6,900 RPM vs 691 HP @ 6,300 RPM More than 60% stronger engine
Faster top speed 260 mph vs 224 mph 36 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
Significantly more torque 888 ft-lb @ 5,600 RPM vs 648 ft-lb @ 4,000 RPM More than 35% stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
Slightly faster to 60mph 2.9 s vs 3.28 s More than 10% faster to 60mph
Bigger engine 5,000 cc vs 4,200 cc Around 20% bigger engine
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Lighter curb weight 2,640 lb vs 3,157 lb More than 15% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Agera  vs
Apollo 
Brand Koenigsegg Gumpert
Price 1,400,000 344,200
Type of car Production car Production car
Year 2011 2012

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 2.83 lb/hp 3.82 lb/hp
Maximum hp 1,115 HP @ 6,900 RPM 691 HP @ 6,300 RPM
Maximum torque 888 ft-lb @ 5,600 RPM 648 ft-lb @ 4,000 RPM
Engine placement Mid Mid
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 5,000 cc 4,200 cc
Cylinders V8 V8
Air compressor Twin turbocharger Turbocharger
Fuels
Gas
Valvetrain DOHC DOHC
Valves per cylinder 4 5

road tests

Agera  vs
Apollo 
Top speed 260 mph 224 mph
1/4 mile 10.1 s 12.7 s
0-60mph 2.9 s 3.28 s
0-200kph 7.5 s 8.9 s

transmission

Drivetrain RWD w/E-Diff RWD w/Torsen LSD, Adj ASR
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 7 6
Gear ratios
1: 3.36:1
2: 2.88:1
3: 1.77:1
4: 1.27:1
5: 1:1
6: 0.83:1
7: 0.71:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc Disc
Rear brakes Disc Disc
Front wheels 483/? 241 483/? 254
Rear wheels 508/? 318 483/? 330

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,157 lb 2,640 lb
Width 78.7 in 78.7 in
Height 44.1 in 43.9 in
Length 169.1 in 175.6 in
Front track width 66.9 in 66.1 in
Wheelbase 104.8 in 106.3 in
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