When an automaker builds a hypercar that depends on a Formulation 1 engine, you already know it may be a correct performer.
Forward of its debut on the Frankfurt Motor Present in September, Mercedes-AMG has thrown out another teaser for the Mission One hypercar. The automaker claims it can pack greater than 1,000 horsepower with a prime velocity in extra of 217 mph. It is in step with different hypercars such because the LaFerrari and McLaren P1. However it doesn’t matter what, it is nonetheless blisteringly quick.
Earlier this 12 months, Mercedes-AMG gave us an early take a look at the automobile’s inside workings. The gasoline engine is a 1.6-liter gasoline V6 derived from the Formulation 1 powerplant of the identical dimension. It will hook up with 4 electrical motors — one at every entrance wheel, and two built-in into the powertrain out again.
It is an especially difficult setup, however when you’re spending seven digits on a automobile, it ought to be. When you’ve ever needed to drive a Formulation 1 automobile on public roads, this would be the closest probability you get, when you’re fortunate sufficient to get your arms on one. We won’t wait to see it in Frankfurt.