REGERA is the Koenigsegg’s Targa top 2-door limited production sports car which was unveiled at Geneva Motor Show in March 2015. only 80 units of this $2.2million prized beast will be built and sold. It is a plug-in hybrid sports car having 5-litre twin-turbocharged V8 ICE and 3 electric motors.
The Koenigsegg V8 is the most downsized homologated production ICE in the world, with 220hp per liter (using regular pump gas). In addition to the powerful twin-turbo V8 combustion engine. Regera also has three electric motors and cutting-edge battery power via new powertrain technology called Koenigsegg Direct Drive. This revolutionary technology removes the traditional gearbox, making the car lighter and more efficient, first in the industry. Yes, you heard right!
Top level of figures
This hybrid super sports car produces over 1500hp of power and 2000Nm of torque in which 1100hp of ICE, 700hp of electric propulsion and 1250Nm of ICE and 900Nm of electric.
World’s first In..
- The REGERA has the newly invented technology called “Autoskin”. The Regera is the first car in the world that operates all body closures completely automatically, at the touch of a button.
- The REGERA has foldable, active top-mounted rear spoiler which can be folded while parking and optimizing drag while cruising. Again the world’s first.
- After huge research and testing, Koenigsegg REGERA becomes world’s first 800V production car having 4.5kWh battery pack weighs just 75kgs. This battery is liquid cooled and has the highest cooling capacity in the history of automotive.
Article credits: Koenigsegg officials