Festival of Speed Goodwood will take place at the end of this month, from the 23rd to the 26th of June. It seems that there will be some news, and McLaren has not wanted to remain on the sidelines. There will be two copies of your model more sporty and radical: the McLaren P1 GTR. The first of them will have a special significance, as it will inspire in the hull of the famous pilot of Formula 1 James Hunt.
Said helmet was the one that was in 1976, a season of successes, as he was the winner of the Formula 1 world with the mark of Woking. As part of the tribute for this 40th anniversary, the P1 GTR wears the color black, and get some stripes in tones of red yellow and blue. In addition, this unit will be conducted by Bruno Senna that same weekend for the McLaren P1 GTR Driver Programme.
But if that weren’t enough, there will be a second McLaren P1 GTR on the track of Goodwood. You will also have something special about this unit, as it has been developed by Lanzante and has the peculiarity of being able – roll on the open road. Remember that this supercar of Woking can only be conducted in circuit, but the copy of Lanzante obtained the approvals necessary for that to change.
this McLaren P1 GTR is street legal means that you can also try to beat the best time on the climb to Goodwood. In charge of to get behind the wheel will be Kenny Brack, test pilot of the brand and winner of the Indy 500 in 1999. To do this you will have to to improve the 49,27 seconds that made Jann Mardenborough in 2014 aboard a Nissan GT-R NISMO. A lot of excitement and look forward to the Festival of Goodwood 2016.
Source – McLaren