Koenigsegg Automotive AB is a Swedish manufacturer of high-performance sports cars based in Ängelholm.
The company was founded in 1994 in Sweden by Christian von Koenigsegg, with the intention of producing a world-class supercar. Many years of development and prototyping led to the company’s first street-legal production car delivery in 2002.
Norwegian designer and entrepreneur Bård Eker bought a 45 percent share in the company in late 2005, and is currently the largest owner with 49 percent. Christian von Koenigsegg owns 18 percent, and the balance of the stock is held by some 90 small investors.
The Koenigsegg CCX is a mid-engined roadster from Swedish car manufacturer Koenigsegg. The CCX has been engineered to comply with the U.S. regulation and market demands and is a newer design that replaced the Koenigsegg CCR.
CCX is an abbreviation for Competition Coupé X; the X commemorating the 10th anniversary, (being the Roman numeral … Read More