McLaren made public the official specs of their MP4 12C supercar only yesterday. The new car will launch McLaren back into the globally renowned performance car makers with its exceptionally light weight and great corner carving abilities. If some rumours are to be believed, the MP4-12C is the new king of the ‘Ring. Yesh, you guessed it right, the engineering blokes seem to develop a mysterious smirk on their face every time someone talks about the new supercar’s lap timing at the Nurburgring.
The new Mclaren is powered by a 3.8-liter twin-turbo V8 engine, putting out 600 PSand 600 Nm. 0-100 comes in 3.3 seconds (3.1 with special tires), 0-200 in 9.1 seconds and top speed is an impressive 330 km/h.
Just to put things in perspective, here is a drag race video between the formidable Ferrari F458 Italia, the MP4 12C, and Porsche 911 – 997 Turbo. The Mp4 12C takes the lead from the outset, and keeps building it till the time it remains in the sight. Have a look.