“Ruthie” – The name that the car brand favors for the Koenigsegg Agera RS that broke the speed record in 2017. This is one of 25 Koenigsegg Agera RS ever produced and the car that broke the record about the fastest commercial vehicle ever with a speed of up to 447.18 km/h on a closed highway in Nevada in 2017, from here continuing to affirm the name of the young car company from Sweden.

Recently, the car that set this record was given a makeover by talented artist James Jean. “Ruthie” has been given a new colorful art coat in decal style, making the Koenigsegg Agera RS the fastest “Art Car” model ever seen in the world. This decal layer is inspired by the painting “Pomergranate” by artist James Jean. This work of art was first introduced to the public by the artist in 2016. He worked with the company Wrap Legends to adapt and redesign his work with layouts in harmony with the design. of the world’s top class Hypercar.

The painting “Pomergranate” depicts a young woman using red dripping from a pomegranate as her makeup. The woman in the painting seems to be trying to surround herself with the strong vitality and outstanding appearance inherent in the abundance and fertility of pomegranates. The work takes full advantage of the vivid colors that are a unique feature of woodblock prints to create eye-catching color contrasts. The composition of the painting is mixed with the woman as the center, surrounded by a pomegranate tree with fresh, vibrant pomegranates.​

Overall, James Jean covered the painting vertically with the image of a woman interwoven with details on the roof of the car, the hood is the lower part of the painting with a fresh pomegranate pattern. On both sides of the car’s body is the border of the painting with fresh, striking colors mixed together, giving the Swedish Hypercar a colorful appearance. The colors used on this decal layer are the colors that appear in the original “Pomergranate” painting with the main colors red, light pink red, moss green as well as sky blue.

James Jean dressed “Ruthie” Agera RS in his colorful artwork to help celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Festival of Children Foundation in Southern California. The world’s fastest Art Car will be on display at Ghost Squadron at South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa until the end of the month in honor of the Festival of Children Foundation.

Koenigsegg only produced 25 units from 2015 to 2018, each equipped with a 5.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine capable of producing up to 1,160 horsepower. Thanks to the power of more than 1,100 horsepower that the brand equips the car, the Agera RS nicknamed “Ruthie” was able to reach an average two-way maximum speed of 447.18 km/h in November 2017 and helping Agera RS become the fastest commercial car in the world. Agera held this record for more than two years before the Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+ reached higher speeds.

Agera RS is equipped with an upgraded 5.0-liter V8 engine, producing a maximum capacity of 1,160 horsepower and maximum torque of 1,280 Nm at 4,100 rpm. The engine is combined with a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, so the Koenigsegg Agera RS can accelerate from the starting position to 100 km/h in just 2.5 seconds before reaching a maximum speed of 400 km. /H.

Originally, this record-setting Koenigsegg had a plum red exterior, combined with white trim details. The carbon tire parts of the car are also highlighted in white, combining harmoniously with the dark plum red coat of “Ruthie”.

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