Road Tests Real world tests of Veneno vs Koenigsegg CCX

0-60mph

Veneno
2.8 s

Top speed

Veneno
220 mph
Koenigsegg CCX
242 mph

Differences What are the advantages of each

Side view of Lamborghini Veneno

Reasons to consider the
Lamborghini Veneno

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Much more expensive sticker price $4.106M vs $695k Around 6x more expensive harder to own
Bigger engine 6,498 cc vs 4,700 cc Around 40% bigger engine
Side view of Koenigsegg CCX

Reasons to consider the
Koenigsegg CCX

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Has an air compressor Supercharger vs None About half of supercars have an air compressor
Faster top speed 242 mph vs 220 mph 22 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
Lighter curb weight 2,822 lb vs 3,190 lb More than 10% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Veneno  vs
Koenigsegg CCX 
Brand Lamborghini Koenigsegg
Price 4,106,000 695,000
Type of car Production car Production car
Year 2013 2006

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 4.25 lb/hp 3.55 lb/hp
Maximum hp 750 HP 795 HP @ 7,000 RPM
Engine placement Mid Mid
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 6,498 cc 4,700 cc
Cylinders V12 V8
Air compressor None Supercharger
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 11.8:1 8.2:1
Bore/stroke 3.74 in / 3.01 in 3.56 in / 3.58 in
Valvetrain DOHC Dual overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Valves per cylinder 4 4

road tests

Veneno  vs
Koenigsegg CCX 
Top speed 220 mph 242 mph
0-60mph 2.8 s 2.9 s

transmission

Drivetrain All Wheel Drive 2WD
Shift system Automatic Manual
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 7 6

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc 15 in Ventilated Disc
Rear brakes Disc 14.3 in Ventilated Disc

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,190 lb 2,822 lb
Lamborghini Veneno
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Koenigsegg CCX
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