Legacy Motors Presents List & Reviews George Dill
New News New Releases Car List & Reviews Legacy Motors Auctions Forums Features Register FAQs Clubs
  Full Car List & Reviews  ·  New Releases  ·  Upcoming Releases  ·  1:43 Maker List  ·  Mr. Magneto Site Map
 
Purchase this model here
Read Review
Photography
 
 

TrueScale Miniatures 1:18 McLaren P1 - Raised Wing Scale Model

Reviewed by:   McLaren Automotive
     
  TrueScale Miniatures 1:18  McLaren P1 - Raised Wing diecast car
 
 
 

About the rear wing:

The large rear wing adjusts automatically to boost downforce and optimise aerodynamics. It can extend rearwards by up to 300mm on a racetrack, and by up to 120mm on the road. The pitch of the rear wing can increase by up to 29 degrees. The double element rear wing profile has been developed using exactly the same methods and software as the current McLaren Formula 1 car.

The McLaren P1 also has a DRS (drag reduction system) function, like a Grand Prix car, to reduce downforce and increase straight line speed. But while a Formula 1 car has a moveable flap in the rear wing, the McLaren P1’s rear wing’s pitch is adjusted.

In addition to the adjustable ‘active’ rear wing, the McLaren P1’s aerodynamic performance is optimised using two flaps mounted under the body ahead of the front wheels. These are also actively controlled, and change angle automatically to optimise performance, boosting downforce and aero efficiency, increasing both speed and driver confidence. The flaps operate through a range of 0-60 degrees.

The rear wing and front flaps work together to boost handling, braking and straight line performance. The active aerodynamics ensures totally consistent handling and driving behavior. The rear wing can also act as an airbrake when deployed.

(12/16/2012)
 
 
  TrueScale Miniatures 1:18  McLaren P1 - Raised Wing diecast car

TrueScale Miniatures 1:18  McLaren P1 - Raised Wing diecast car

TrueScale Miniatures 1:18  McLaren P1 - Raised Wing diecast car

TrueScale Miniatures 1:18  McLaren P1 - Raised Wing diecast car

 
 
See this review in a printer-friendly format
 
   
 

Rate or Review this model
 
TrueScale Miniatures | RESIN | 1:18
TrueScale Miniatures 2013 McLaren P1 - Raised Wing diecast car

McLaren P1 - Raised Wing View photo of TrueScale Miniatures 2013 McLaren P1 - Raised Wing diecast car

 
Year: 2013    
Make: McLaren Code: TSM131803R
Model: P1 - Raised Wing
  Our Price: $215.00    Points to Redeem: 3071
OUT OF STOCK Comments: Precision resin-cast. Limited to 500 models worldwide.


     
     

New News  ·  List & Reviews  ·  Legacy Motors  ·  Auctions  ·  Forums  ·  Polls  ·  Features  ·  Register  ·  FAQs  ·  Clubs

Copyright © 2019 Legacy Diecast Models and Diecast Zone