December 3, 2022

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McLaren Updates P1 With New High-Performance Battery

Many thanks to developments in battery technological know-how, specifically classes figured out from the McLaren Speedtail, McLaren has been capable to improve the power density of the battery pack though lowering weight considerably.

The new battery weighs 55 kg (121.2 lbs) fewer than the primary 96-kg device (211.6 lbs), meaning it guidelines the scales at just 41 kg (90.4 lbs). This lowered body weight has multiple performance gains, enhancing handling and acceleration.

McLaren states the up-to-date P1 battery pack allows the hypercar to strike 186 mph from a standstill .4 seconds a lot quicker, cutting down the dash to just 16.1 seconds. About the 7.8-mile-extensive high-velocity Nardo Ring, the P1 is ready to shave 50 % a next off its preceding most effective time with the new battery.