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2013 McLaren P1 specs

2013-10-22 12:42

HYBRID POWER: McLaren’s P1 hybrid engine enables the sports car to sprint from 0-100km/h in 2.8 seconds. Image: MCLAREN

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Type: twin turbo V8 and an electric motor
Displacement: 3.8-litre
Max power: 673kW
Fuel type: Petrol


0-100km/h - 2.8sec
0-200km/h - 6.8sec
0-300km/h - 16.5sec
Standing quarter mile (400m) - 9.8sec @ 245km/h
Top speed: 350 km/h (electronically limited)

100-0km/h - 30.2m in 2.9sec
200-0km/h - 116m in 4.5sec
300-0km/h - 246m in 6.2sec

Fuel consumption: 8.3 l/100km
Emissions CO2: 194 g/km


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Yamaha XJ6F Diversion specs

2013-07-28 19:37

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