Swedish supercar maker Koenigsegg officially announced to be returning to the US market with their first ever dealership in the states, which will be established in “the greatest city in the world,” New York.
According to their statement, the brand has actually been absent from America for a “few years.” Though, with the assistance of Manhattan Motorcars, Koenigsegg will ahve an official dealer for the northeastern United States. To help celebrate the moment, Koenigsegg will be showing off an all-new Agera R at the New York International Auto Show in April.
“We are truly delighted by the opportunity to work with such a passionate and well respected dealer like Manhattan Motorcars,” Christian von Koenigsegg said in the statement. “We will do our utmost to support Manhattan Motorcars in the best possible way and are looking forward to a fruitful long-term relationship.”
For the press release, check out it after the jump.
Koenigsegg re-enter North American car market – Manhattan Motorcars
After a few years of absence in USA, it brings us great joy to introduce Manhattan Motorcars of New York City as our official dealer for the American northeast.
Manhattan Motorcars is an award winning New and Pre-owned retailer for Porsche, Bugatti, Rolls-Royce, Bentley, Lamborghini and Lotus located in New York City.
They are respected as one of the most successful luxury and performance automotive dealers in the world, and have set unmatched records in sales and service continuously from 1995 to present day.
The partnership between Koenigsegg Automotive and Manhattan Motorcars is effective as of today.
Manhattan Motorcars will represent Koenigsegg at the New York International Auto Show, displaying a 2014 Agera R model. The New York International Auto show is scheduled to run from the 18th to the 27th of April. For more details about the show, please visit their website
Christian von Koenigsegg
-We are truly delighted by the opportunity to work with such a passionate and well respected dealer like Manhattan Motorcars. We will do our outmost to support Manhattan Motorcars in the best possible way and are looking forward to a fruitful long-term relationship.
CEO & Founder Koenigsegg Automotive AB
-I can’t tell you how excited myself and my team are to be representing such an exciting and innovative automotive brand and look forward to a long and fruitful relationship with Christian and the team at Koenigsegg and putting these gorgeous cars on the road.
President & Founder Manhattan Motorcars
Jens G Sverdrup
-I couldn’t be happier with the choice of partner. Since 1995 Brian Miller and his group have created a dealership with almost iconic status in the middle of New York City. Their friendly, relaxed, knowledgeable and down to earth attitude fit very well with our brand values, so it’s the perfect match.
Regional Director & Head Of Sales – Koenigsegg Automotive.
So, without further a due we wish Brian Miller and Manhattan Motorcars welcome to the Koenigsegg family.
Brian Miller of Manhattan Motorcars will be available for comments at the Koenigsegg stand at the Geneva International Motorshow the 5th of March between 11 and 13.