McLaren planning to revive the sport car F1 with Hyper GT in 2018

For long time the sport car McLaren P1 has been considered the spiritual alternative to the legendary sport car F1, but McLaren is planning to produce a special limited version to celebrate F1. According to Autocar magazine, the sport car name is Hyper GT at the moment, and it will carry many special features come from F1, such as doors that open to the top with a part of the roof, and the slot for the air in the middle of the roof, and the interior equipped with three seats.


The sport car will develop by McLaren Special Operations team called MSO, and that team is planning to use carbon fiber to build the McLaren Hyper GT, especially in the Chassis, and the driving wheel in the middle, as is the case with F1. And the magazine says that it will be the most pure McLaren car, with indoor closer to being a piece of art than a car.

The car will provide a copy of an upgraded V8 bi-turbo 3.8-liter engine, and 700 horsepower, and a maximum speed of 322 km / h, and on the contrary P1, it will not supply any electric motor. It also will be better than the 650S in power-to-weight ratio. According to the magazine, the car will not overtake the 675LT in acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h despite the performance difference, so the time that the sport car need to achieve the acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h will be slower than 2.9 seconds.


The magazine did not disclose the name of the car yet, but indicated that it will carry the internal name BP23, which refers to being a private car with two seats or three seats. McLaren will produce 64 copies of this car, just like the number of F1 that allow to drive in street, and at a price of up to 2 million pounds.
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