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Offline RMV

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cause i dont think anything road legal in oz can beat this beast.
:gnasher: :doh:

errrrrrrrrrr, there's a McLaren F1 in Melbourne that might beg to differ.



Offline DL599

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errrrrrrrrrr, there's a McLaren F1 in Melbourne that might beg to differ.
but is it road legal?
if your car feels safe, your not going fast enough



Offline RMV

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but is it road legal?

Of course!  It's registered and seen around the traps on occasion.



Offline ACP

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Of course!  It's registered and seen around the traps on occasion.

I reckon it would be close around a track. Brakes, suspension, tyres have played a big role in the last 15 years. Straight line drag would be interesting though.



Offline tdc911


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Of course!  It's registered and seen around the traps on occasion.
I believe that the Orange F1 GTR that was here a few years ago was registered too.



Offline RMV

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I reckon it would be close around a track. Brakes, suspension, tyres have played a big role in the last 15 years. Straight line drag would be interesting though.

You'd think that around a track, the SV would have the F1's measure (for the reasons you've stated).  Straight line drag, my money would be on the McLaren F1. 



Offline RMV

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I believe that the Orange F1 GTR that was here a few years ago was registered too.

Yeah, I certainly remember it was wearing numberplates!  GTR-???



Offline beankeen456


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I reckon it would be close around a track. Brakes, suspension, tyres have played a big role in the last 15 years. Straight line drag would be interesting though.
i read a thing about the mclaren f1 last year in motor magazine and apparently mclaren had a upgrade for the f1 where is would get 691bhp over its 620 before, carbon ceramic brakes, 63kgs lighter so its weighs 1077kgs, apparently the top speed will be significantly over 250mphs(according to mclaren), a few changes to the chassis, bodywork changes like removal of the automatic brake and balance aerofoil system as well as the active underbody air management
system, 0-100 2.9.



Offline ACP

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Yeah, I certainly remember it was wearing numberplates!  GTR-???



Offline ACP

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i read a thing about the mclaren f1 last year in motor magazine and apparently mclaren had a upgrade for the f1 where is would get 691bhp over its 620 before, carbon ceramic brakes, 63kgs lighter so its weighs 1077kgs, apparently the top speed will be significantly over 250mphs(according to mclaren), a few changes to the chassis, bodywork changes like removal of the automatic brake and balance aerofoil system as well as the active underbody air management
system, 0-100 2.9.

It was BS. Hoax.



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