Comments - McLaren F1 Sells for £3.5 Million

Published: Nov 10, 2012
Description: OK, so it's not the most expensive car in the world, that honor goes to Sir Stirling Moss's $35 million Ferrari 250 GTO, but it's still wildly expensive and having sold for over £3...
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omarSV Nov 11, 2012
Chris Marshall Ernst Nov 11, 2012
Actually it cost £500,000 when new, and that was roughly $1M at the time. So 700% profit. As if I needed another reason to dream of being an original owner.
Brian Johnston Nov 10, 2012
So a 350% investment for the original owner.
David Gray Nov 10, 2012
Dylan Bruder Nov 10, 2012
This is well worth it I wish I could just see one
Matthew Mazzarelli Nov 10, 2012
As Matthew said, no official reports.
Matthew Mckernan Nov 10, 2012
The Bugatti sold for an un disclosed price of between $30 and $40 Million. The owner or the seller never said exactly how much it sold for. So officially, The $35 million Ferrari 250 GTO is the most expensive car ever sold.
Adithya Chandrasekhar Nov 10, 2012
I think they meant the most expensive sports/supercar. The Bugatti is a luxurious grand tourer of sorts
Thibault Leroy Nov 10, 2012
No the Bugatti 57SC Atlantic Coupe sold for 40 million $
Chris Renna Nov 10, 2012
My dream car
supra_mkiv Nov 10, 2012
The beauty
Dylan Bruder Nov 10, 2012
I live these
Luke Schichtel Nov 10, 2012
No way i would sell this
Zach ComptonAss Gathercole Nov 10, 2012
No way i would park it in the street
Serge Pankratov Nov 10, 2012
Such an epic car.. (DROOL)
Bruno Rocha Nov 10, 2012
Awww simply beauty
Description: "I think the McLaren F1 is the best car ever built," said Hartley Jr., who has been selling cars since he was eleven years old from his family's exotic car business in Derbyshire, UK. &...
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Description: The F1 boasts a 6.1-liter V12 rated at 627 horsepower, which helps propel the centrally-mounted driver from standstill to 62 mph in 3.2 seconds and onto a top speed of 243 mph. McLaren built the car b...
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omarSV Nov 11, 2012
lol a few of you are wrong. the topgear race you guys are talking about took place in Dubai, its very hot there and anyone who knows their sh*t will tell you that cars with turbos (veyron) dont perform anywhere near as well as they should, the hotter it gets. @Kevin, thats why the veyron got a poor start in that race off the line, its fact, obviously you cant argue with around 1000bhp so it beat t...
Nick Schnee Nov 11, 2012
Well, the Veyron weights like 2000kg and has AWD... Straight line performance only.
Miranda Nearlydriftingondreams Pavelle Nov 11, 2012
Veyron SS 0-60 is ESTIMATED at 2.2 seconds. The thing is, the F1 would crush the Veyron around a curvy track, since the F1 is so nimble and light. Even the MP4 12C went around the TG track faster than the Veyron SS, by 0:04 seconds, I do believe.
Kevin Carlin Nov 11, 2012
There's no way it could beat a veyron off the line..
Jordan Smith Nov 10, 2012
Nearly 20 years old and it still holds that record. That's awesome.
Luke Purdy Nov 10, 2012
Or 2.7 idk
Luke Purdy Nov 10, 2012
@jesse mate it does it in 2.6
Jesse Andersen Nov 10, 2012
Bugatti Super Sport- 0-60 2.2 McLaren F-1 0-60 3.2 No chance. Also I can see Mr. Bean wreckin one, haha.
Walker Carroll Nov 10, 2012
Also, it's TopGear. You can't take everything they do as fact. In a race, a Veyron will monster it. In the top gear race, the F1 beat it off the line and a little bit farther, then the Veyron overtook it
Matthew Mazzarelli Nov 10, 2012
Not sure how it almost beat the Bugatti but alright lol
Serge Pankratov Nov 10, 2012
Too many gadgets and crap and everything has to have a turbo and hybrid setup nowadays
Serge Pankratov Nov 10, 2012
Now this is a true raw machine. They dont make em like that anymore :(
Nick Schnee Nov 10, 2012
Eve heard of the P1, mate?
Kyle Kloewer Nov 10, 2012
Now who remembers when the F1 almost beat the Bugatti in Topgear? I saw that and said, why isn't mclaren remaking this!? Now they could destroy it!!
omarSV Nov 11, 2012
the rims suit the car fine... very elegant :)
supra_mkiv Nov 10, 2012
The wheels are fine they don't need to be fancy for this car
Daniel Eads Nov 10, 2012
I think people put too much emphasis on wheels.
Austin Bride Nov 10, 2012
If a rapper gets ahold of an f1 it needs to be seized by the people immediately
John M Weishahn Nov 10, 2012
It's not a rapper's car.
Justin Routh Nov 10, 2012
It was made from 93-98 what do you expect 20's?
omarSV Nov 11, 2012 phone has a larger screen than that computer
omarSV Nov 11, 2012
@Kian no, thats another F1
Kian Francis Nov 11, 2012
That's a Bugatti EB110 SS to the left
Chris McCormick Nov 10, 2012
Some guys office, sitting right in front of one hahah
Serge Pankratov Nov 10, 2012
God i love those doors!!
Jon Wheel Nov 10, 2012
HDK is sexy
Oleg Odessit Nov 10, 2012
Their computer is too old
Dillon Magee Nov 10, 2012
I think it looks better with the spoiler on
Adithya Chandrasekhar Nov 10, 2012
There's two of them!!!
Michael Dunn Nov 10, 2012
Hahahaha brandon
Dylan Bruder Nov 10, 2012
I'll take it off your hands then
Tyler Tarbox Nov 10, 2012
Nice Quattroporte on the left :)
Jason Bartlett Nov 10, 2012
I don't care what anybody says that rear quarter is fugly guys.
omarSV Nov 11, 2012
@chris you only open the bottom half, thereby causing the least disturbance to the airflow over the car. speed is of great importance in this beast.
Kian Francis Nov 11, 2012
They have ruined it with the spoiler
Chris McCormick Nov 10, 2012
What's up with the window? Split in two
Dylan Bruder Nov 10, 2012
I probably would too
Jon Wheel Nov 10, 2012
I'd get this over everything
Bruno Rocha Nov 10, 2012
I would get this over the pagani huayra