Mercedes-AMG Venture One idea, 2017 Frankfurt Motor Present
The upcoming Mercedes-AMG Venture One hypercar is
with out query going to be quick: it is a street-legal automobile with
a System 1 race automobile’s powertrain.
Now it appears the Venture One would possibly set a brand new bar for outlining
quick: destroying the all-time Nürburgring lap file.
AMG boss Tobias Moers instructed
Autocar that “it is cheap to take a position” the
model’s new hypercar would intention to beat the all-time ‘Ring lap
That file in query was 6 minutes and 11.13 seconds set in
1983 by a Porsche 956 race automobile with Stefan Bellof behind the
The present lap file for a street-legal automobile is
set final 12 months by the McLaren P1 LM. And
the file for manufacturing automobiles is the 6:47.three set by the Porsche 911 GT2 RS, additionally final
Mercedes-AMG hasn’t launched full particulars regarding the
Venture One’s powertrain, however the can have over 1,000
horsepower from a 1.6-liter turbocharged V-6 and 4 electrical
motors. The engine will get mated to an electrical motor that helps
ship energy to the rear wheels. There is a second electrical motor
built-in with the turbocharger to assist spin its compressor
early. After which for extra energy and traction there are two
extra electrical motors powering the entrance wheels.
Attributable to its glossy physique and lively aerodynamics, the Venture One
ought to produce round 1,500 kilos of downforce at pace, which
will help in its quest to race across the ‘Ring.
Whether or not the Venture One can change into the world’s quickest automobile
across the ‘Ring is but to be seen, but when achieved it is going to
be fairly a feat contemplating it is a manufacturing automobile we’re
The Venture One is anticipated to be revealed in manufacturing type
later this 12 months. AMG may also reveal the identify of the automobile at