Deadmau5 is more ready than ever to compete in the Gumball300 rally and he shared a photo recently with his McLaren 650S and P1 as part of the “Team Blackjack”.
The famous Canadian music producer who goes by the name of Deadmau5 is known for his passion in expensive and exotic rides and since the Gumball3000 rally is just around the corner, he couldn’t have missed out on the opportunity to compete. Deadmau5 has released an image with the so-called “Team Blackjack”, which basically represents its wrapped McLaren 650S and P1, ready for the Gumball rally. The 650S has been called the “Queen of hearts” and the P1 the “Ace of Spades”.
This year’s rally will begin in Stockholm and it will pass Oslo, Copenhagen, Amsterdam and then it will cross the Atlantic to Reno, San Francisco, Los Angeles and it will end in Las Vegas. The McLaren 650S has replaced the old MP4-12C and it is offered in two body styles, currently. It has a mid-engine and RWD taking power from the 641 HP (478 kW) and 680 Nm (500 lb-ft) of torque 3.8L twin turbo V8. The same unit is also found on the more expensive P1, which is backed up by an electric motor to a total of 903 HP And 978 Nm of torque. Power is being sent to the RWD and the P1 needs just 2.8s in order to go from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph), capable of reaching a top speed of 350 km/h (217 mph).