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A Koenigsegg Agera RS Just Broke The Record For Going From Zero To 249 MPH And Back To Zero

Just last month, a Bugatti Chiron went from zero to 249 mph and back to zero in an incredible 41.96 seconds. On Sunday, a Koenigsegg Agera RS broke that record, performing the same feat in 36.44 seconds.

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The Koenigsegg broke the record at an airfield in Vandel, Denmark. Here’s the video they published Thursday, documenting the act, replete with hype music and what at first seems like a teaser before the (rather calm, frankly) cockpit footage.

“0 - 400 - OMG!” indeed.

News Editor at Jalopnik. 2008 Honda Fit Sport.

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Gaseous Clay

I love Koenigsegg and this is cool and exciting (and the Agera would be cool even if they failed here) but the best thing about this whole scenario is this: Bugatti’s tacky Chiron with a big 42 in the grille to commemorate their new record, is now commemorating nothing. Hopefully there’s a really wealthy Douglas Adams fan out there to buy it