The company Koenigsegg was established in 1994 by Christian von Koenigsegg in Ängelholm, Sweden. In 2000, the series production began. The goal of Christian von Koenigsegg was to build a "pure driving machine ". Light weight, high engine power and the use of high quality materials have been important points. The first and only model was the CC8S that it was available in different variations. In 2010, he was replaced by the Agera.