Swedish car maker Koenigsegg made a name for itself when it made the world’s fastest car the Koenigsegg Agera RS that topped the speed of 278 mph which was practically insane. Well, now we have its successor, the Koenigsegg Jesko which comes with A 1280-hp V-8 twin-turbo engine backed up by a state-of-the-art nine-speed transmission which is developed by Koenigsegg only. This one hell of a car will leave a pocket in your hole with a price tag of almost $3 Million. Let’s take a look at Koenigsegg Jesko’s Engine, Transmission, and Performance, Interior, Exterior and Price.
Koenigsegg Jesko Price
Koenigsegg Jesko Comes in 2 variants, a base model and a track only variant.
|Koenigsegg Jesko Absolut||$3,419,000|
Engine, Transmission, and Performance
With a 5.0-liter V-8 that generates 1280 horsepower and 1106 lb-ft of torque, the Koenigsegg Jesko will be unbeatable in its segment. Koenigsegg claims that the Jesko has the world’s lightest crankshaft which weighs just 28 pounds and is crafted from a single solid steel billet. The Jesko also gets a nine-speed gearbox referred to as the Light Speed Transmission (LST) which poses a multi clutch design that helps in quick gear shifts. All models gets heightened performance because of the rear-wheel-steering system.
Koenigsegg Jesko 0-60 mph & Top Speed
|Koenigsegg Jesko 0-60 mph||2.5 seconds|
|Koenigsegg Jesko Top Speed||350 mph / 563 kmph|
Koenigsegg Jesko Key Specifications & Features
|Engine||5.0L Twin-Turbo V8 Gas|
|Transmission||9-Speed Multi-clutch transmission|
|Key Features||5.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine (1,261 hp/1,106 lb-ft of torque)|
Nine-speed multi-clutch transmission
Carbon Fiber monocoque
Active rear steering
|Dimensions||181.0 in x 80 in x 47.6 in (L x W x H)|
|Kerb Weight||1420 Kg|
|Trunk and Cargo Space||1.8 cubic feet (rear) & 3.5 cubic feet (front)|
Interior, Infotainment and Connectivity
When you sit inside the Koenigsegg Jesko, you will know that the $3 million spent was worth every penny. Premium Materials like Carbon Fiber, Leather and Aluminium are generously used across this car. The two seater Jesko also gets a detachable rooftop for fresh air.
Koenigsegg’s Jesko comes equipped with a 9.0-inch central touchscreen infotainment system that supports Apple CarPlay.
Is the Koenigsegg Jesko a good car? Final Verdict
Well, no Koenigsegg Jesko has been recalled yet and only 125 units will be made available. Each and every single Koenigsegg Jesko is an Engineering Marvel and it happens to be a worthy successor to the Koenigsegg Agera RS which was a great car in itself. If you can shed $3 million then The Koenigsegg Jesko is worth every penny.
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