Koenigsegg has introduced the UK premiere of the Gemera “mega GT” on the Salon Prive, which is scheduled to run between September 23 and 26, until the coronavirus pandemic throws a spanner within the works.
The organizers of the occasion on the Blenheim Palace will take all necessary health safety measures, so guests can have their temperature examined upon arrival and one-way programs throughout the lawns can be arrange.
There may even be a number of meals factors and bars to take away queuing, in addition to self-service drinks on all tables and hand sanitizers, whereas a medical crew and an isolation room can be on website. Ought to the Authorities impose a most variety of friends, then ticket consumers can be refunded, on the last-in, first-out foundation.
A real hypercar for the household, with 4 seats and carry-on baggage area, the Gemera packs a tiny 2.0-litre three-cylinder engine with twin turbochargers that pumps out 600 HP and 442 lb-ft (600 Nm) of torque. If that sounds puny for a Koenigsegg, you’re proper: whole system output will increase to a neck-snapping 1,700 HP and a pair of,581 lb-ft (3,500 Nm) of torque when the three electrical motors kick in.
The plug-in hybrid powertrain will let drivers smoke not solely a number of the quickest machines on 4 wheels recognized to man, but additionally tremendous bikes, because the 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) acceleration is estimated at a mere 1.9 seconds and the highest velocity at 248 mph (400 km/h).
“The Gemera is a game-changing model for Koenigsegg, and we will’t consider wherever higher than Salon Prive to provide the automotive its UK debut”, mentioned founder and CEO Christian von Koenigsegg. “It’s grown into a necessary occasion for the motoring world’s best manufacturers, and we’re excited to indicate off the Gemera to its discerning friends.”
“An increasing number of premium manufacturers are selecting Salon Prive to launch new fashions, and we couldn’t be extra excited to welcome Koenigsegg and the revolutionary Gemera to Blenheim Palace”, added the occasion’s director, David Bagley. “This 12 months is shaping as much as be one of the vital spectacular gatherings of hypercars and supercars ever held, and now we have little doubt that the distinctive Gemera will play a central function in that.”