10 September 2009

McLaren MP4-12C Supercar

McLaren Automotive (MA) introduced a new supercar concept car MP4-12C, 9 September 2009. After months of testing lurking sports media with a wrapped body, can finally see the real view.

Previously, MP4-12C was known as the P11 as the successor to the success of the previous McLaren supercar, the McLaren F1 SLR. Marketed in 2011 and competed at the Porsche 911 Turbo and Ferrari 458 Italy.

There are some F1 technology adopted, make MP4-12C advantage over its competitors in terms of innovation. Like the body structure of the carbon fiber material and "brake steering" system. This last technology that helps drivers can eliminate the symptoms of understeer and the rear wheels spin by pressing the brake. While reducing the speed of the car.

Installed capacity of 6.0L engine twin-turbo V8 that has 600 personnel to 700 dk. Transmission is equipped with 7 levels of acceleration (7-speed) and can penetrate a top speed of 320 km/hour.

Interestingly, in the car could use a computer because it has wi-fi. Not only that, the suspension can adjust itself to road conditions. So, open the door to the model.

"Companies do not just build a car. In particular, more to the brand," said CEO Ron Dennis MA, a former McLaren F1 team boss. In the next 6 years, he continued, you can see the 3 model MP4-12C. Birth is no other car to remind success MP4-12C in the arena of F1 race in 1997.