If you want to start a car company, Christian von Koenigsegg is the man to talk to.
His eponymous firm has only built a small number of high-priced supercars, but it’s still one of the few new automakers to survive in the modern era. This short video provides some of words of wisdom from von Koenigsegg.
“It’s just a lot of hard work,” he said. “If I could give any advice, it’s to stay focused, of course, [and] don’t give up.”
Christian von Koenigsegg and the Koenigsegg One:1
Mastering the everyday tasks of running a business without losing sight of the “dream” is also important, von Koenigsegg said. While he was always motivated by his love of cars, von Koenigsegg said he started his company (at age 22) for the challenge.
“I wanted to prove to myself and everyone around that, if you really want to do something, you