Mercedes-AMG hypercar buyers will remove handprints

Mercedes-AMG hypercar buyers will remove handprints

February 18, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

For each customer 1000-hp hybrid hypercar Mercedes-AMG One will manufacture unique racing gloves

Buyers of the hybrid hypercar Mercedes-AMG One will be taken handprints. This will make for the manufacture of unique racing gloves, the preparation of which the company will Wibra, according to the Dutch edition of Autoblog.

The ability to order individual gloves will be one of the steps to personalize the hypercar in accordance with the wishes of the client. In addition, the automaker noted that the correct selection of gloves will have a positive impact on the result, which the driver will show on the racetrack.

Mercedes-AMG One will be equipped with a hybrid power plant based on a modified 1.6-liter supercharged unit V6, which is used on the cars of the factory team Mercedes in Formula 1. The internal combustion engine operates in tandem with an electric motor on the rear axle, with which they give a total of 680 horsepower. The front wheels are fitted with one more auxiliary electric motor. The total power of the units exceeded 1000 horsepower.

According to unofficial data, the Mercedes-AMG One can accelerate from a spot to a hundred km/h in about 2.5 seconds, and to accelerate to 200 km / h it will take no more than six seconds. The maximum speed of the hypercar will exceed 350 km per hour.

All will be released 275 copies of the Mercedes-AMG One, the cost of each of which will be about 2.5 million euros. At the moment, all the hypercars are already sold out, but the first cars will reach the buyers no earlier than 2020.