903 hp. Zero to 124 mph in less than seven seconds. The McLaren P1 ($1.15 million) expected to start delivery in early 2014 can deliver on both and I want one. The 3.8- liter twin-turbo V8 combined with an electric motor and a seven-speed dual-clutch puts out 664 lb-ft of torque and has a top speed of 218 mph. And lets say you want to hit the track – there’s a mode for that. The P1 comes with modes including Launch, Track, Race, Sport, and E and at a push of a button you can adjust suspension height and firmness, change powertrain programming, chassis settings, and stability control. Only 375 of these guys are going to made so you better step on it if you want one.
Looks like Bentley is going after Rolls Royce’s Wraith with the unveiling of the Bentley Continental GT V8 S ($TBA) at the Frankfurt Auto Show. The specs are pretty amazing, the GT V8 S has a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 that has 521 horsepower and 502 foot pounds of torque. The 0-60 time is a respectable ...[Read More]