McLaren has released a new video with the final production version which is showing the hybrid supercar being tested in extreme heat.
The brand new McLaren P1 is being placed into the spotlights once again, after it was officially unveiled back in March 2013, during the Geneva Motor Show, and then brought to other important automotive events across the globe, this time with the help of a new video, which has been released by the company. The footage posted below is showing the impressive McLaren P1, in its final production version, being tested in extreme heat, in California, so if you want to see it in action, all you have to do is scroll down and click play.
The McLaren P1 is the company’s first hybrid supercar. The model is rivaling with the Ferrari LaFerrari and with the Porsche 918 Spider, or the Icona Vulcano, if the company decides to put it into production. The McLaren P1 is powered by a 3.8 liter twin turbo V8 engine, backed up by an electric motor. The total output produced stands at 916 HP (674 kW) and 900 Nm of torque (663 lb-ft). This is enough to allow the supercar to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just over 3 seconds, before reaching a top speed of 350 km/h (217 mph).
McLaren has released a small set of images with the P1 in its attempt to become the fastest production car on the Nurburgring.
The British based automaker has recently confirmed a “less than 7 seconds” time for the P1 on the Nurburgring and it has even released a small video with the hybrid ...