McLaren is selling a very rare F1 with less than 2,800 miles

The McLaren F1 is regarded by many as the car which rewrote the supercar rule book. With only 64 roadcar examples built between 1993 and 1998, the original McLaren F1 is one of the rarest and highly-regarded models among collectors, enthusiasts and petrolheads. McLaren Special Operations (MSO) continues to maintain and manage McLaren F1s globally, and is offering one of last ever and finest examples of this highly-regarded model for sale. McLaren F1 chassis #069 is in factory condition, having covered less than 2,800 miles since new.

During 1998, only six examples of the original McLaren F1 were completed, and chassis #069 was the 60th model overall to be hand-built in Woking, England. It is presented in Carbon Black complimented by subtle detailing throughout, including a stealth finish to the 17-inch centre-locking magnesium wheels. The central driving seat is finished in black and contrasting red leather, with the dual passenger seats upholstered in Alcantara®.

McLaren F1 chassis #069 is UK registered with all UK taxes paid and offered for sale exclusively through McLaren Special Operations Heritage division with fitted luggage, complete Facom titanium lightweight tool kit and Facom tool box, all books and literature, including the correct numbered LM Edition of the ’Driving Ambition’ McLaren F1 book and limited edition McLaren F1 owner’s watch.

Designed by Gordon Murray and Peter Stevens, the McLaren F1 was developed and designed with a no compromise approach, world-beating Formula 1 expertise and technology, and the most driver-focused driving experience at its core. A true pioneering tour de force, the McLaren F1 was the first road car to feature a full carbon fibre chassis, and with a central driving position, engine bay lined with gold and famed McLaren obsession for technical excellence, is considered a true modern-day automotive icon. Powered by a bespoke naturally-aspirated mid-mounted 6.1-litre V12 engine producing 636PS (627bhp), it broke the record for fastest production roadcar with a top speed of 390.7km/h (242.8 mph) and, more than 20 years on, still holds the title of fastest naturally-aspirated production road car ever built.

160426-McLaren_F1_MTC-03

160426-McLaren_F1_MTC-04

McLaren F1-21

McLaren F1-50 2

McLaren F1-77

McLaren F1-95

McLaren F1-155

 


RELATED POSTS

Peugeot teases a new concept car for Beijing Motor Show debut
Porsche launches three new... bikes
Citroen C4 Cactus Aventure concept revealed ahead of Geneva Motor Show debut
Volkswagen Golf GTE plug-in hybrid revealed
Watch the next Ford Mustang SVT / GT350 testing on the Nürburgring
Jay Leno gets to drive the all-electric Harley-Davidson LiveWire prototype
1962 Ferrari 250 GTO auctioned for a record breaking $38M (£22M) [VIDEO]
Rolls-Royce launches "Inside" Exhibition Tour
Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Pirelli Edition revealed
Next-generation Porsche Cayenne will be faster than Bentley Bentayga SUV
Kia releases first images of all-new Picanto
McLaren P1 LM sets 6min 43sec Nürburgring lap time
Tags: , , , ,
linode.com