A McLaren P1 customized by MSO has been recently spotted lapping Ferrari’s famous Fiorano track.
If you though that vehicles which aren’t produced in Maranello aren’t allowed on the Fiorano track, think again, because one of the main rivals of the LaFerrari, the McLaren P1, has been spotted recently lapping the track which has been frequented by the LaFerrari. The hybrid supercar in question has been customized by MSO (McLaren Special Operations) and it is rumored to be actually the only Italian registered edition, being owned by a an owner or a future owner of the LaFerrari.
The McLaren P1 is the company’s first ever hybrid supercar and also its fastest and most powerful production model ever. This has been officially presented to the public during the 2013 Geneva Motor Show and it is packing a 3.8 liter twin turbo V8 engine under its hood, which is rated at 727 HP and 719 Nm. The internal combustion unit is backed up by an electric motor providing an extra 176 HP and 260 Nm of torque. The total output produced is 903 HP and 978 Nm, enough for a 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) sprint made in 2.8 seconds and a top speed of 350 km/h (217 mph).