Road Tests Real world tests of Zonda vs Agera

0-60mph

Top speed

1/4 mile

Differences What are the advantages of each

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Reasons to consider the
Pagani Zonda Roadster F Clubsport

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Much bigger engine 7,291 cc vs 5,000 cc More than 45% bigger engine
Lighter curb weight 2,822 lb vs 3,157 lb More than 10% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating
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Koenigsegg Agera R

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A lot faster in the quarter mile 10.1 s vs 12.1 s More than 15% faster at the drag strip
Faster top speed 260 mph vs 214 mph 46 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
Has an air compressor Twin turbocharger vs None About half of supercars have an air compressor
Much more powerful engine 1,115 HP @ 6,900 RPM vs 650 HP @ 6,200 RPM More than 70% stronger engine
A lot faster to 60mph 2.9 s vs 3.6 s Around 20% faster to 60mph
Significantly more torque 888 ft-lb @ 5,600 RPM vs 575 ft-lb @ 4,000 RPM Around 55% stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
Sticky cornering g 1.6 g vs 1.4 g Around 15% sticky cornering g
Significantly better power-to-weight ratio 2.83 lb/hp vs 4.34 lb/hp Around 35% better power-to-weight ratio
More expensive sticker price $1.40M vs $1M 40% more expensive harder to own

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Zonda  vs
Agera 
Brand Pagani Koenigsegg
Price 1,000,000 1,400,000
Year 2006 2011

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 4.34 lb/hp 2.83 lb/hp
Maximum hp 650 HP @ 6,200 RPM 1,115 HP @ 6,900 RPM
Maximum torque 575 ft-lb @ 4,000 RPM 888 ft-lb @ 5,600 RPM
Engine placement Mid Mid
Steering system Rack and pinion w/variable power assist Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 7,291 cc 5,000 cc
Cylinders V12 V8
Air compressor None Twin turbocharger
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 11:1 9.2:1
Valvetrain Dual overhead camshaft (DOHC) DOHC
Valves per cylinder 4 4

physical dimensions

Curb weight 2,822 lb 3,157 lb
Width 80.9 in 78.7 in
Height 44.9 in 44.1 in
Length 174.6 in 169.1 in
Wheelbase 107.5 in 104.8 in

road tests

Zonda  vs
Agera 
Top speed 214 mph 260 mph
1/4 mile 12.1 s 10.1 s
0-60mph 3.6 s 2.9 s
Lateral acceleration 1.4 g 1.6 g
Drag coefficient 0.37 0.3

transmission

Drivetrain 2WD RWD w/E-Diff
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 6 7
Gear ratios
1: 2.88:1
2: 1.77:1
3: 1.27:1
4: 1:1
5: 0.83:1
6: 0.71:1
7: 0.71:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Brembo 14.9 in Ventilated Discs Disc
Rear brakes Brembo 14.9 in Ventilated Discs Disc
Front wheels 483/? 229 483/? 241
Rear wheels 508/? 330 508/? 318
Pagani Zonda Roadster F Clubsport
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Koenigsegg Agera R
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