Road Tests Real world tests of Sesto Elemento vs Agera

0-60mph

Agera R
2.9 s

Top speed

Sesto Elemento
217 mph
Agera R
260 mph

Differences What are the advantages of each

Side view of Lamborghini Sesto Elemento

Reasons to consider the
Lamborghini Sesto Elemento

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More expensive sticker price $2.20M vs $1.40M More than 55% more expensive harder to own
Faster to 60mph 2.5 s vs 2.9 s Around 15% faster to 60mph
Significantly lighter curb weight 2,200 lb vs 3,157 lb More than 30% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating
Side view of Koenigsegg Agera

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Koenigsegg Agera R

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Much more powerful engine 1,115 HP @ 6,900 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM More than 95% stronger engine
Faster top speed 260 mph vs 217 mph 43 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
Much more torque 888 ft-lb @ 5,600 RPM vs 398 ft-lb @ 6,500 RPM Around 2.2x stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
Better power-to-weight ratio 2.83 lb/hp vs 3.86 lb/hp More than 25% better power-to-weight ratio

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Sesto Elemento  vs
Agera 
Brand Lamborghini Koenigsegg
Price 2,200,000 1,400,000
Type of car Concept car Production car
Year 2010 2011

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 3.86 lb/hp 2.83 lb/hp
Maximum hp 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM 1,115 HP @ 6,900 RPM
Maximum torque 398 ft-lb @ 6,500 RPM 888 ft-lb @ 5,600 RPM
Engine placement Mid Mid
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc Disc
Rear brakes Disc Disc

physical dimensions

Curb weight 2,200 lb 3,157 lb

road tests

Sesto Elemento  vs
Agera 
Top speed 217 mph 260 mph
0-60mph 2.5 s 2.9 s

transmission

Drivetrain 4x4 RWD w/E-Diff
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 6 7

engine

Displacement 5,204 cc 5,000 cc
Cylinders V10 V8
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 12.5:1 9.2:1
Valves per cylinder 4 4
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