Christian von Koenigsegg explains how to start a car company

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

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Audi RS 3, Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+, Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series: This Week’s Top Photos

Audi’s redesigned RS 3 was spotted this week and is expected to follow a formula similar to its predecessor. This means a turbo-5 up front and power to all four wheels.

2022 Ram 1500 Rebel TRX spy shots – Photo credit: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Another vehicle we spotted was the long-awaited Ram 1500 Rebel TRX. Powered by the Hellcat 6.2-liter supercharged V-8, the super pickup truck should make 707 horsepower and reach showrooms before 2022.

2021 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series spy shots - Photo credit: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2021 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series spy shots – Photo credit: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Yet another vehicle spied testing this week was Mercedes-AMG’s upcoming GT Black Series. The vehicle is tipped to deliver as much as 710 hp from a new V-8.

Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+

Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+

Bugatti detailed how it is expanding the use of 3D printing components for its hypercars. The process enables the automaker to develop parts that are both lighter

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2021 Chevrolet Camaro, 2022 Ram Rebel TRX, Twin-turbo C8 Chevy Corvette: The Week In Reverse

The 2021 Chevrolet Camaro came into focus; the 2022 Ram Rebel TRX was spied; and the mid-engine C8 Chevrolet Corvette has already been turbocharged. It’s the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority.

The 2021 Chevrolet Camaro will receive minor updates, though none of them will change the way it looks. A 10-speed automatic transmission will be available for the first time on SS models with the 1LE Track Performance Package, while convertibles will get a new color for the soft top: Wild Cherry Tintcoat. Inside, every Camaro will feature wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and 3LT and 2SS models will have wireless charging for mobile devices.

Apple released iOS 13.4 this week. The latest update to the iPhone’s operating system enables third-party navigation applications to integrate into CarPlay’s Dashboard. The Dashboard screen allows users to view the media player and navigation map at the same time.

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2020 Goodwood Festival of Speed postponed due to coronavirus

Organizers for the Goodwood Festival of Speed in the United Kingdom announced Thursday that this year’s running, scheduled for July 9-12, has been postponed due to the current Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic.

The organizers are monitoring the situation and will provide an update on a new date in due course. They are looking at late summer or early fall but the event’s running will fully depend on the outcome of the pandemic.

Anyone who has already bought tickets will be able to use them for the postponed event.

2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed

While the Goodwood FoS isn’t technically an auto show, automakers in past years have used it to debut new cars. One of the debuts rumored for this year’s event is Volkswagen’s redesigned Golf R. Any reveals scheduled for the July running will likely still happen online.

Numerous other events have either been cancelled or postponed due to

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Jay Leno goes on patrol in a 1966 Dodge Coronet police car

Quite a few police cars have been featured on Jay Leno’s Garage. Jay previously drove a 1961 Dodge Polara that served with the California Highway Patrol. This time, he’s looking at a another ’60s Dodge patrol car.

“This is the car that was around when I was a kid, that always struck fear when you saw it in the rearview mirror,” Jay says of this 1966 Dodge Coronet police car.

“It got the job done,” responds Fred Iversen, the car’s owner and a retired Los Angeles County Deputy Sheriff. Iversen drove these cars when they were new.

It’s easy to get nostalgic about cars like the Coronet today, but in the 1960s they were simply tools to be used and abused. Like modern police cars, the Coronets were kept in service for a relatively short period of time (about two years), but they racked up a lot of miles.

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1996 Porsche 911 GT2 for sale through online auction

One of the most extreme air-cooled Porsche 911 sports cars ever offered from the factory can be yours…if you have a lot of cash. RM Sotheby’s is currently accepting bids on this 1996 Porsche 911 GT2, and it’s expected to sell for as much as seven figures.

The 1996 model was part of the first generation of the Porsche 911 GT2, and it was based on the 993-series 911, the last of the air-cooled models. It used the engine from the 911 Turbo, but with rear-wheel drive instead of the Turbo’s all-wheel drive. Porsche created the GT2 to get around bans on all-wheel drive by racing sanctioning bodies, according to the RM Sotheby’s listing.

Eliminating all-wheel drive also made the GT2 significantly lighter than the Turbo. Porsche also removed the rear seats and used aluminum for the front fenders and front trunk lid to shed more pounds.

The twin-turbocharged

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