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American tuner to build a 1000-strong British supercar (photos)

American tuner Hennessey Performance plans to build a “charged” version of the supercar McLaren 600LT motor, which will produce over a thousand horsepower.

The head of the company John Hennessey told Top Gear magazine.

The base is equipped with a 600LT McLaren 3.8-liter Biturbo “eight”, an outstanding 600 horsepower and 620 Nm of torque. From zero to “hundred” car can accelerate in 2.9 seconds and its top speed is 328 km / h.

In the Studio Hennessey decided to produce the model for three options of improving power plant, increasing returns to 719, 817, 1016 horsepower. In the first case, the coupe can accelerate from zero to 96 kilometers per hour in 2.6 seconds, and the second for 2,4 seconds and the third for 2.1 seconds. The most powerful supercar will pass dragovol the distance of a quarter mile (402 m) in 9.6 seconds. The speed of the car at the end of the line will be about 251 kilometers per hour.

The most powerful serial “McLaren” is now the model Speedtail. It is equipped with 1050-horsepower hybrid powertrain that allows the car to accelerate from zero to 300 kilometers per hour in 12.8 seconds. The maximum speed of the coupe is 403 kilometer per hour. Results will be released 106 copies Speedtail. They are already sold on pre-orders.

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