Koenigsegg Jesko : Price, Engine, Transmission, and Performance, Fastest Car Ever?

Koenigsegg Jesko
Koenigsegg Jesko

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
Koenigsegg Jesko

Koenigsegg Jesko Price

Koenigsegg Jesko Comes in 2 variants, a base model and a track only variant.

Koenigsegg Jesko$2,800,000
Koenigsegg Jesko Absolut$3,419,000
Koenigsegg Jesko Price

Engine, Transmission, and Performance

Koenigsegg Jesko
Koenigsegg Jesko

 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 mph2.5 seconds
Koenigsegg Jesko Top Speed350 mph / 563 kmph

Koenigsegg Jesko Key Specifications & Features

Engine5.0L Twin-Turbo V8 Gas
Transmission9-Speed Multi-clutch transmission
DrivetrainRear-Wheel Drive
Key Features5.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine (1,261 hp/1,106 lb-ft of torque)
Adaptive suspension
Nine-speed multi-clutch transmission
Carbon Fiber monocoque
Active rear steering
Dimensions181.0 in x 80 in x 47.6 in (L x W x H)
Wheelbase106.0 in
Kerb Weight1420 Kg
Trunk and Cargo Space1.8 cubic feet (rear) & 3.5 cubic feet (front)
Koenigsegg Jesko Key Specifications

Interior, Infotainment and Connectivity

Koenigsegg Jesko
Koenigsegg Jesko

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.

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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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