Company McLaren has launched a one-year test of its new hybrid supercar called Speedtail. Company McLaren unveiled the first sample of ypacara Speedtail. The vehicle will last for a year, after which the model will run in serial production, writes the Chronicle.info with reference on Autoblog
The first model bears the name of Albert, in honour of the McLaren F1 prototype. The novelty became the ideological successor to the legendary F1, which from 1993 to 2005 was considered the fastest production car in the world. Albert received a special livery and the hybrid powertrain, which will use the serial hitakari. According to unofficial data, it was based on a four-liter twin-trubo V8 engine working together with two electric motors.
Total return units have 1,050 horsepower. Thrust is transmitted to the rear wheels. McLaren Speedtail able to accelerate from standstill to 300 km/h in 12,8 seconds. 2.7 seconds faster than the McLaren P1, and 0.3 seconds. – Bugatti Chiron. The maximum speed of the car amounted to 403 km per hour. Hypercar ultralight is built around a unique carbon fiber monocoque, whereby the weight of the car amounted to just 1,430 kilograms.
The length of the car is 5137 mm, 549 mm longer than the former will P1. Like the McLaren F1, the new hypercar got a triple cabin, where the driver’s seat is centered and the two passenger – side behind the pilot. The novelty has small compartments for Luggage in the front and in the rear of the car.
The British company will release 106 such cars, the cost of each of which will be about 2.3 million dollars. At the moment all the hypercar is already sold. The first customers will receive their cars in early 2020.