After years of lively discussion, the successor to the legendary McLaren F1 car finally disclosed officially. McLaren car called P1 has just made his debut in Paris.
The appearance of this car is as seductive flavor and this is the first appearance and last before McLaren was officially launched in early 2013.
The car was shown at the Paris Motor Show which is being held. At the car show, whose real name Mondial de l’Automobile McLaren explains that this is a preview of the successor to the McLaren F1 supercar that is planned will they reveal in the coming months.
“McLaren P1 will be the result of a history of 50 years on the track and on the streets,” said Executive Chairman Ron Dennis McLaren.
“Twenty years ago we limit the McLaren F1 supercar performance and our goal is to define P1 McLaren once again,” he added.
“Our goal is not always to be the fastest in the business topspeed but a series production road car the fastest and most profitable in the circuit. This is a true test of all abilities supercar and technical statements are more important. Our goal is to make McLaren P1 to be the most interesting, most capable, the most technologically advanced and most dynamic ever achieved supercar ever made, “said McLaren Automotive Managing Director Antony Sheriff.
The design looks very sexy, but still continued into account the technical side such as aerodynamics and downforce which makes it a road car capable of racing cars. This car also has the function of the DRS (drag reduction system) like a race car.
Unfortunately, McLaren did not want to divulge the machine what would be the heart. Only Chief Design Engineer McLaren Dan Parry-Williams says that the car body will be made of lightweight carbon fiber materials but this will be a powerful exotic cars that will have great power but still easy to control and not wild.
“Downforce is amazing really makes driving easier and faster. As you go faster, you actually feel more in control. Every body panel, air intake and exhaust is designed to guide the air from the most efficient and maximize cooling, “straightforward Head of Vehicle Technology McLaren Automotive, Simon Lacey.
Rumors thrive if the machine is to be used with a capacity of 3800 cc V8 engine that is able to bring this car accelerates from rest to 100 km / h in just 2.5 seconds.