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      02-26-2013, 10:32 AM   #1
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Maclaren P1 revealed










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      02-26-2013, 10:35 AM   #2
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£866,000
3.8 V8TT = 737bhp, 531lb-ft tq
Electric motor = 179bhp, 192lb-ft tq
Total output = 916bhp, 663lb-ft tq
Weight = 1,400kg

http://www.worldcarfans.com/11302265...details-inside
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When I initially read the stats, I was pumped to see 737bhp! That's a massive number!

...then I kept reading...

916bhp!!!
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      02-26-2013, 11:40 AM   #4
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Even uglier than the 12C. It's a good thing you won't see it very long.
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Even uglier than the 12C. It's a good thing you won't see it very long.
Agreed, Gordon Murray must wonder how he got stuck designing silly city cars.
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Even uglier than the 12C. It's a good thing you won't see it very long.
Looks pretty badass to me.
Mclarens were never pretty.
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Other than the Ferrari FF, I can't call the current Ferrari range a beauties either.
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All that and it only weighs 3100 pounds.


Color me impressed by the future.
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i think it looks great. any special lease available on it?
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well god damn.......

I can only imagine driving this thing.

I wonder if Exotics Racing out in LV will get one of these, they have the mp12 so hopefully they will.
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Geez, with that kind of torque and only rwd, first gear must go to like 90-100 mph!!! ZO6 goes to 60 mph with "only" 500 ft/lbs and weighs about the same. On most tracks, you'll probably just be sitting around in 2nd gear which will be good for 60-140 mph. LOL
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It has the potential to be the first production car under 7 minutes on the Nurburgring. Cant wait to see the run.
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Love everything about this car.
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weird

mcclarens are weird to me for some reason. for the price i rather get a lambo/ferrari. I do appreciate their beauty though, they really are unique cars
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mcclarens are weird to me for some reason. for the price i rather get a lambo/ferrari. I do appreciate their beauty though, they really are unique cars
For the price of the P1, you could have a couple of each...
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