Tuesday, October 4, 2022
News Koenigsegg Adds 20 More CC850 Production Cars. You Still Can't Have One

Koenigsegg Adds 20 More CC850 Production Cars. You Still Can’t Have One

CC850 birthday celebration sells out so fast they made more

  • New CC850 sold out in near-record time

  • Now 20 more have been added to the list

Koenigsegg launched the CC850 to celebrate the 50th birthday of the company’s boss. And part of that was limiting the car to just 50 examples. It sold out almost instantly, surprising even Koenigsegg. The company’s response? More cars!

“It quickly became evident that the planned number of 50 cars was too limited, as this meant that not even the most loyal of Koenigsegg owners could all get their desired share of CC850s, while hopeful new owners would also not be able to obtain one,” the company said in a statement.

So Koenigsegg reached out to several of its long-term customers who already had their names down for a CC850 and its gated automatic transmission. To ask if they’d be ok with more cars being built.

The owners said yes, or at least “their responses were positive,” so Koenigsegg is building more cars.

They’re calling it 50 as a happy birthday present to Christian von Koenigsegg and an extra 20 to mark 20 years of the company’s vehicle production.

“The response to the CC850 is overwhelming. Producing an additional 20 on top of the planned 50 CC850s is still not even close to demand, but it gives us the chance to consider the brand loyalists to a larger degree, while also welcoming a small portion of new owners,” said Christian von Koenigsegg.

”Clearly, we struck a chord with the connoisseurs and the fans by blending our roots with novel thinking and a timeless design that stands apart from the rest. We are humbled and grateful for the response and will do our outmost to exceed expectations.”


Trending Now

Every New Vehicle Sold in New York Will Have to be Zero-Emissions by 2035

The state is following California’s lead 35% of new vehicles will have to be EVs by 2026 and then 68% by 2030 A...

Mopar Lets You Make Any Dodge Challenger a Widebody

Factory parts let you make your Challenger Wider Upgrades offered include hood, Redeye nose Thanks to Mopar's Direct Connection parts catalogue, everyone can now...

Rivian Is now Certified by Transport Canada

The automaker had failed to obtain its certification earlier this week. Transport Canada has now cleared the company after receiving the requested documentation ...

The new 2023 BMW M760e xDrive is a Plug-In Hybrid Powerhouse

It more or less replaces the lauded M760Li and its boosted V12 engine. The M760e xDrive is the ICE 7 Series flagship. The BMW...

Faraday Future Raised $100 Million Ahead of the Launch of the FF91

The company reported having financial problems earlier this year. About $100 million has now been raised out of the required $325 million. The...


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.