The two runs took place on Nevada's Route 160 between Las Vegas and Pahrump.
As the on-board footage shows, the task was easily handled - the mesmerizing video with the record-breaking attempt showing the company's factory driver, Niklas Lilja, pushing the 1,360-horsepower hypercar to around 272 miles per hour (437.7 kph) during the first run and an impressive 284.3 miles per hour (457.5 kph) during the second run.
The 1000kW/1371Nm Koenigsegg still had more potential though, something Lilja seemed to know quite well, as he went back for another run. The tires that were used are Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires, and Michelin reps were on hand to be sure everything was good with the tires.
Unveiled at SEMA earlier this week, the Hennessey Venom F5 was teased with a 300mph road-sign.
Forget the Bugatti Veyron, the record for the fastest production auto has been smashed yet again.
Even the much lower average was high enough to eclipse the record set byBugatti's Veyron 16.4 Super Sport in 2010, itself a blistering 431 km/h (268 mph).
All that remains is for the world speed record, which was recorded and verified by Racelogic, to be officially recognised. If the run is successful, it will put a huge gap in front of the current Agera RS record that's going to be very hard to beat - until the next major hypercar comes along, that is.
The cornerback had spent the first half jawing at the normally reserved receiver, holding him to one catch for six yards. Ivory wouldn't find pay dirt himself, but he did more than an enough to offset the loss of Fournette for the ball game.
According to videos published on social media, smoke could be seen rising near Riyadh's King Khalid International Airport. A senior Yemeni air force official told CNN that the claims that Saudi Arabia intercepted the ballistic missile is false.
Two years after he suffered a near-fatal overdose, Lamar Odom has reportedly collapsed once again in a Los Angeles nightclub. A rep for the ex-Laker attributed Odom's collapse to dehydration and assured he is now "doing well".
Trace McSorley threw for 381 yards and three touchdowns for Penn State , but star Saquon Barkley was held in check. Penn State was missing a pair of starters in offensive tackle Ryan Bates and defensive end Ryan Buchholz.
Results: EPS of 55 cents, meeting views, but falling short of sales expectations with $5.698 billion in revenue. Starbucks said that, by selling Tazo, it would "sharpen its focus on its up-level tea strategy with Teavana ".
The anti-Trump media appears to have quite the connection to the investigation led by Special Counsel Bob Mueller. Flynn's cooperation would not only aid his son but could mean leniency in his own case.
Blizzard announced World of Warcraft Classic during its BlizzCon 2017 keynote, which is a " classic " server option for WoW. To start with, players will gain access to 6 new playable sub-races, 3 for each faction.
The former U.S. embassy in Tehran is now a cultural centre but stands as a symbol of a USA defeat for many Iranians. One senior Iranian official accused the current USA administration of a "crazy" return to confrontation with Tehran.
The 77th-ranked Krajinovic had only won 17 matches in his whole career - thwarted by a wrist injury - before this tournament. Nadal has not said whether he will be fit enough to play in the season-ending ATP Finals, starting November 12 in London.
The disgraced movie producer, 65, showed up at her building after repeatedly calling her, according to the publication. We then sought to garner corroboration - this happened seven years ago - and we found corroboration.
Nokia 5 3GB RAM version launched in India for Rs. 13499
Even though the handset ships pre-loaded with Android 7.1.1 Nougat, the company has assured Android Oreo within the next few days. Nokia 5 features a 5.2-inch IPS display with HD resolution (1280x720) and 2.5D glass with 500 nits brightness.
StarCraft 2 is going free-to-play this month
Those who are not free players can also unlock the ranked ladder by purchasing any campaign or War Chest season. If you already own Wings of Liberty , the second installment Heart of the Swarm will be available for free .
Mobile, Sprint Call Off Merger Talks
Consumers are paying less for cellphone service, thanks to T-Mobile's influence on the industry and the resultant price wars. Although it has cut its costs, Sprint is saddled with considerable debt and has endured numerous annual losses.
Why it should worry you that Trump's Twitter feed went down
The reason this happened? The error message is usually for accounts that have been deleted, rather than suspended by Twitter. A Twitter employee, on his last day at the job, deactivated the account of Donald Trump on the social network.