|McLaren MP4-12 Technical Specifications|
MP4-12 was launched in a blaze of publicity in
mid-February 1997. The Spice Girls were there. That's how
much publicity they wanted!
Fortunately, the car looks utterly gorgeous....
McLaren MP4-12 Technical Specification
McLaren moulded carbon fibre/aluminium honeycomb composite incorporating front and side impact structures. Contains integral safety fuel cell.
Race Wheels: Enkei
Engine Oil: Mobil1 Mobil Unleaded
Oil Tank: integral with gearbox casing
Water radiators: McLaren/Calsonic
Oil radiators: McLaren/Calsonic
Mercedes-Benz FO110E V10
Valves: 2 camshafts per bank, 4 valves per cylinder
Cyl. Block: Sand cast aluminium alloy, wet liners
Cyl. Head: One piece sand cast aluminium alloy
Pistons: Forged aluminium alloy
Oil System: Dry sump
Ignition: TAG 200 Electronic System
Weight: 124 Kg without clutch
Width: 546.4 mm accross water outlet
Height: 483mm to air filter