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Koenigsegg built the first car with a body of “naked” carbon

Koenigsegg built the first car with a body of “naked” carbon

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Koenigsegg commissioned by a customer from Switzerland built the first car, the body of which is entirely made of a material called KNC (Koenigsegg Naked Carbon). It is a “clean” carbon fiber, from which the epoxy resin layer left over after baking the composite parts in an autoclave is manually removed. This method of carbon processing allowed us to reduce the mass of the hypercar, in this case the Regera, by 20 kilograms. (more…)