As the date of Paris Motor Show is getting closer, the latest details about McLaren F1 are also leaking. This is also helping the digital artists to connect the dots for the latest teaser images. According to the experts, it is considered that the P12 will be most likely powered by the modified version of 3.8-liter v8 engine. This will be available with the MP4-12C that is capable of pumping hp at 9,100 rpm. It is also expected that the new model will be fitted with KERS (Kinetic Energy Recovery System), which can offer an additional 160 hp (119 kW), which makes it an amazing total of 963 hp (718 kW).The report provided by the experts is also indicating that the new model comes with a curb weight of less than 1,225 kg, which can also do the 0-100 km/h sprint in 2.8 seconds. Therefore, this amazing super car will be able to run a quarter mile in 9.1 seconds at 161 mph (259 km/h). According to the recent tests, the car was able to reach a top speed of 239 mph (384 km/h).
Some of the other great features that you will be able to notice in the new McLaren P12 is the active aerodynamics as well as the spectacular design. The plan of the company is to produce only five hundred units of this supercar model. Moreover, each of these models will be built based on the specific needs of the customers. This service will be provided through the McLaren Special Operations.
Currently, there are only rumors. Therefore, you will have to wait and watch when the car will be displayed at the Paris Motor Show. The new model will be named MP4-24C, which may cost around $1,390,000 or more.