Police arrested a supercar driver 10 minutes after his purchase

Police arrested a supercar driver 10 minutes after his purchase

June 29, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Police of the Canadian Vancouver sent a 600-hp 600LT supercar for a week to the penalty parking, the driver of which almost doubled the speed

The police of the Canadian city of Vancouver temporarily banned the driver from using the McLaren 600LT supercar just 10 minutes after its purchase. This was reported by CTV News Vancouver.

The incident occurred in West Vancouver, where the 39-year-old driver, who had just bought a British supercar, violated the speed limit. On the road, where you can drive at a speed of no more than 55 miles per hour (90 km / h), the motorist accelerated to 100 miles per hour (160 km / h).

Canada has very strict laws against traffic offenders. Police issued a $ 368 fine to the owner of the supercar, and the car itself went to the parking lot. The owner will be able to pick up the coupe only after seven days.

McLaren 600LT, having a design with extensive use of composite materials, is equipped with a 3.8-liter V8 engine with two turbines, developing 600 liters. with. and 620 Nm of torque. A supercar is able to gain the first hundred in 2.9 seconds, which is 0.3 seconds. faster coupe 570s. Acceleration to 200 km / h takes 8.2 seconds, and the maximum speed of the novelty was 328 km per hour.

For example, in the UK, the cost of the McLaren 600LT is about £ 185,500. At the same time, buyers have to wait for a car for at least 12 months.