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Here’s what you get in a Mercedes-AMG Project One Welcome Pack

Mercedes-AMG has started sending out ‘welcome packs’ to Project One customers. Manny Khoshbin is among the lucky few who have ordered one these and has shared some of the contents of his Project One welcome pack. Ford had sent out a similar order kit to, although that contained color samples, wheels, upholstery samples, etc. Mercedes-Benz has created a special website loaded with multimedia content and perhaps a configurator. Access to this website is private, of course. To read more about the Mercedes-AMG Project One click here. Mercedes-AMG Project One welcome…

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Top 5 Supercars likely to set a Nurburgring Lap Record next

The Nurburgring is the ultimate proving ground for automakers. A lap record at the ‘Green Hell’ not just validates how fast the car is but also exhibits the brand’s engineering prowess. Time and again, automakers take their new performance cars both production and track only versions to the Nordschleife to break records set by rival brands. It all comes down to the engineering at the end – the powertrain, aerodynamics, chassis and the overall calibration. In 2013, we saw the Porsche 918 Spyder set a 6 min 57 sec lap…

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Mercedes’ Formula-E entry could spawn an Electric hypercar

Another day, another electric hypercar. We recently heard of Porsche’s potential successor to the 918 and Mclaren’s plans for the P1 replacement. Now, we have another one. Well, in this case, a potential Mercedes-AMG Project One successor.  Just how the Project One is built on top of Formula One technology, using the technology borrowed from Formula E (which Mercedes plans to enter in 2020) the brand could build a flagship all electric hypercar. When asked by Auto Express, if Formula E technology could power an all-electric Mercedes-AMG performance flagship, Dr. Dieter…

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Lewis Hamilton will get the first Mercedes-AMG Project One

The long awaited Mercedes-AMG Project One was finally out in Frankfurt this week. The hypercar built on top of Lewis Hamilton’s F1 car powertrain was unveiled by the man himself at the big event. Lewis has been involved in the development of the hypercar and sat down with TopGear to talk about his contributions to the project. “I love cars. And I’ve been saying to Mercedes for so long, why don’t you do a real car? Like, you’ve got AMG sports cars, but I’m talking about a supercar. Why is Ferrari building…

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Aston Martin Valkyrie vs Mercedes-AMG Project ONE

The holy trinity of hypercars launched 4 years ago were described by many as Formula One cars for the road – the closest you will ever get to driving an F1 car. High performance engines aided by electric motors for blistering acceleration, free of any sort of turbo lag (in case of the McLaren P1). The cars had their hybrid technologies and aerodynamic elements borrowed directly from F1. The Mclaren P1, Porsche 918 spyder and Ferrari LaFerrari were the absolute pinnacle of automotive performance on the road. Everyone who drove…

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2017 Frankfurt Motor Show: Mercedes-AMG Project One Hybrid Hypercar

Supercars often utilize Formula 1 technology for performance gains – pushrod suspension, KERS hybrid systems, active aerodynamics are all Formula 1-derived technologies which have long been incorporated in road going performance cars for them to go faster and corner better. But, what if you could build a road going car on top of a Formula one winning powertrain? Welcome to the Mercedes-AMG Project One – Built to celebrate the 50th anniversary of AMG, the Project One is Mercedes’ answer to Adrian Newey’s Aston Martin Valkyrie. Exterior The exterior combines a…

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Mercedes-AMG Project One looks surprisingly eccentric in new teaser

Mercedes-AMG will reveal its Project One hypercar on September 12 at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. Mercedes has been giving out information on the car bit by bit, from teasers to interior images to a full scale powertrain model. We know a lot about the powertrain already – the car will be powered by Mercedes’ Formula 1 derived 1.6-liter, turbocharged V6 powering the rear wheels, with electric motors on the front wheels making 322 hp combined. The teasers though, have mostly been unrevealing, until now.  From a picture of the…

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Lewis Hamilton teases Mercedes-AMG Project One hypercar

Update: Mercedes-AMG Project One revealed in new teaser image Mercedes just released a teaser image of the upcoming Project One hypercar. It doesn’t reveal much apart from the LED headlights, a roof scoop and AMG lettering on the front grille. August 31, 2017 Mercedes-AMG has released a teaser video of the upcoming Project One hypercar. It’s one of the most anticipated supercars of 2017 which will be unveiled at the Frankfurt motor show on September 12. The videos feature Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton who talks about some of…

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Mercedes-AMG Project One Hypercar to be Privately Unveiled at Geneva

Mercedes-AMG showcased the Project One hypercar at a private event held on the sidelines of the Geneva Motor Show. Invitations for the secret unveiling were sent out to prospective buyers. Manny Khoshbin was among the few invited. Sadly, Manny cannot reveal anything about the car yet. He does mention in his Instagram post that it looks “amazing”. The Project One will debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show later this year. All we know so far is that it will be powered by a F1-derived turbocharged engine with close to 1000…

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Mercedes-AMG Project One Hypercar To Be Priced at $3 Million

Mercedes-AMG just revealed the estimated price of their new hypercar. The Mercedes-AMG Project One Hypercar will cost $3 million including taxes. It will be unveiled at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show and goes on sale in 2018. What do you get for your $3 million? The Project One will be powered by a 1.6-liter turbocharged engine derived from the W07 Formula 1 car. Combined output of the internal combustion engine and electric motors is expected to be around 1000 hp. Also, the Project One will be all-wheel drive comprising of electric…

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