One of many stars of this yr’s Monterey automotive week was the Koenigsegg CC850. It’s a tribute to the primary manufacturing hypercar produced by the Swedish model. It additionally has a novel transmission that can be utilized as a easy automated or a extra partaking stick-shift handbook.
Following its unveiling at Pebble Seaside, the CC850 has been travelling everywhere in the US. Previous to an occasion in New York, the automotive dropped by the Ammo NYC studio for a fast TLC.
Transport supervisor Christer Hultberg was sort sufficient to supply Larry a experience within the CC850. They went for a fast spin on public roads earlier than Larry and his staff might get on to detailing the automotive.
The CC850’s design is closely impressed by the CC8S and it seems to be completely gorgeous. It’s a contemporary interpretation of the unique hypercar that put the model on the world stage.
The CC850 is powered by a 5.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine. It develops 1185 hp on pump fuel and 1385 hp on E85, whereas peak torque is rated at 1020 lb-ft at 4800 rpm. Apparently, it comes with a “manualize Lightspeed transmission” that comes with a 3-pedal setup and a correct H-pattern shifter.