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Posted by Alex Ion in Agera, Agera R, Automotive News, Geneva Motor Show, Koenigsegg, Koenigsegg Agera R, Special Michelin, Speed Racer themed hyper car, Upcoming Events on 02 28th, 2011

Koenigsegg has come up with more details on their new to-be-debuted automobile – Agera R. The vehicle will be revealed at Geneva motor show. However this is something that makes up the pre-debut reveal.

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Agera R is considered to be a slightly improved version of the Koenigsegg Agera. The Speed Racer themed hyper car is equipped with Vortex Generating Rim (VGR) wheels. It gives a turbine effect that in turn creates some down force. The Special Michelin tires incorporated offers a speed rating of up to 260 mph (419 km/h). Well, this is considered to be the highest-speed-rated tires in the world.

It also features a custom carbon fiber roof box which is permanently attached as a single-piece to the roof panel. The standard roof panel is pulled out of the trunk, when the roof box is removed.

No performance specifications of the vehicle have been released. Well, it comes with a larger 5.0-liter twin-turbo V8 that churns out 1115 PS (1099 bhp / 820 kW) and 1200 Nm (885 lb-ft) of torque.