Koenig Specials / Tuninghistory com The history of the world tuning

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Mercedes-Benz SL 600 500hp R230

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Willy started independent tuning in 1974 with the first 365 BB supplied to Germany. This was by tuning on a large number of models, and then on vehicles other exclusive makes, as Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Lamborghini, and Porsche, among others. It was in that Willy König a Cooper from Graf von Trips for Junior Formula

In 1962, Willy König was Mountain Champion in a Ferrari and was invited by Enzo Ferrari to an event held in his honour in Willy König drove legendary racing cars, the Ferrari 275 GTB Competitions, Ford GT 40, T 70, Abarth, Lotus, and many besides. From 1987 to Willy König drove in the BMW M 1 the Porsche 962 C1, the Porsche 935 K 3-Le and in 1990 he was German STT-Champion the 935 K3.

The 365 BB and 512 BB have been fitted a 330 kW 450 h.p. engine and complete modification, suitable also for road traffic, and have successfully used in the racing High-performance twin-turbo engines are for nearly all 12-cylinder models the 512 BBi onwards.

Only the finest materials are tested on test stands, in tunnels, and under extreme and road conditions, and tested and by the German Technical Supervisory (TÜV). This is how the most model of all the KOENIG SPECIALS, the COMPETITION, came into based on the Ferrari Testarossa, a 735kW/1.000 h.p. bi-turbo which at the time was superior to all intended for road use. designs were also

Mercedes-Benz SL 600 500hp R230

Over the years KOENIG and special designs have been delivered to celebreties, as the Diablo Special Roadster an 590kW/800 h.p. twin-turbo The most successful model on a BMW is the 840/850 Coupé with a with up to 370kW/500 h.p. and KOENIG SPECIALS modification. supercharger engines are available for a lot of BMW

Another amazing development KOENIG SPECIALS, based on the F 50, is the 625kW/850 h.p. /800 NM engine with improved chassis, and brakes, and at a power-to-weight of only 1.47 kg per h.p. is one of the road sportscars anywhere.

The German motor trade «Sportauto» named this as Readers’ Choice as Sportscar of the 1999, in the highest sportscar

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