Famous Radio2 DJ Chris Evans has recently picked up his brand new Italian hypercar and took it to the Top Gear test track for a few flying laps around it.
Chris Evans is one famous Ferrari collector and considering the fact that he just received his red LaFerrari, he couldn’t help himself and took it to the Top Gear test track for a few fast laps. In fact, those willing to donate 1, 000 GBP to his charity were allowed to step inside it and dive it on the track. I wonder if his insurance company knew that.
The Ferrari LaFerrari has been officially unveiled more than 1 year ago during the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, in its final production form. It is the company’s fastest model ever and also its first hybrid supercar. It has a two-door coupe body style with a rear mid-engine and rear-wheel drive layout and it has been produced in just 499 units, each one costing more than 1 million GBP. Power comes from a 6.3L V12 engine and by an electric motor, producing a total output of 950 HP (708 kW) and 900 Nm (664 lb-ft) of torque. The 0 to 100 km/h sprint is made in less than 3 seconds and top speed stands at 350 km/h (217 mph).