Mercedes-AMG Super hybrid will make it lighter and more powerfulNovember 23, 2018
For this, the company had to postpone the launch of Mercedes-AMG One hybrid in a series
Mercedes-AMG had to postpone the launch of the One hypercar series due to problems with the adaptation of the formula powertrain. In addition, according to information obtained from anonymous sources, it became known that engineers are going to make the hybrid coupe easier and more powerful.
About it writes The Supercar Blog with reference to insiders. According to rumors, the mass of the commodity super hybrid will not exceed 1,350 kilograms, and the power will be slightly higher than the originally planned 1054 horsepower. Also for One, they are developing a package of Motorsport options, which will include more extreme aerodynamics, coupled with an increased power output.
The company is confident that the dynamic characteristics of the super hybrid will be at a high level: up to 300 kilometers per hour, One will accelerate in 11 seconds. Therefore, we intend to establish the absolute record of the Nurburgring for vehicles with access to public roads. We are now actively preparing for the race.
The prototype of the super-hybrid Mercedes-AMG Project One was presented last September at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Coupe equipped with a power plant from a racing car Mercedes F1 W07 Hybrid. It includes a 1.6-liter turbo engine, an eight-band robotic gearbox, five electric motors and lithium-ion batteries. According to preliminary information, the total output of the unit will be 1054-1,248 horsepower.