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Video: Quick Analysis of the Mercedes-AMG Project One Suspension

The Mercedes-AMG Project One concept was definitely one of the cars that captured the most media attention at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. The hypercar boasts more than a thousand horsepower and a very striking design. It features a hybrid system derived from the winning Formula One cars of Mercedes-AMG Petronas. A new video by Kyle Engineers in YouTube examines what is happening beneath suspension of the auto. From there, we could see that it is definitely a notch up compared to the other sports cars of Mercedes. The presentation first takes us to the damping system of the car. It gives us a tour in the auto’s suspension arms…. Continue Reading »

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The Mercedes-AMG Project One in Action

With over 1,000 hp coming from its mid engine and electric motors, what’s it like driving the new Mercedes-AMG Project One? Daimler just released a video of the car that gives us an idea what it is all about. The eve of the Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA) was graced by the Mercedes-AMG Project One and the smart vision EQ fortwo. The two electric vehicles are polar opposites of each other. The one that really stood out though was the AMG car. The Mercedes-AMG Project One is a proof that the technology in Formula One cars can be transferred to road-legal vehicles. So, to further put emphasis on the hypercar’s… Continue Reading »

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First Look at the Mercedes-AMG Project One

After so much hype, the Mercedes-AMG Project One concept has finally been revealed in Frankfurt. The hypercar brings Formula 1 technology to the road and is made for day-to-day drive. Design The Project One follows the design elements of the other hypercars today. The new mid-engined AMG car bears a striking resemblance with the Pagani Huayra but with the integration of Mercedes’ Sensual Purity design philosophy. Powertrain The Project One is powered by a turbocharged engine and four electric motors. It carries a 1.6-liter V6 engine with direct injection similar to the Mercedes F1 car. The electric motors boost the performance of the turbocharger, crankcase and both front wheels. The… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-AMG Project One is Heading to IAA in Frankfurt

We are only 11 days away from the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt. The performance division of the three-pointed star brand will be making an impact at the start of the event with the unveiling of the Mercedes-AMG Project One. According to the press release of Daimler in its Global Media Site, the Project One supersports car will feature a hybrid powertrain derived from Formula One technology. The combination of its petrol engine and electric motor will produce an output of more than 1,000 hp. Then the top speed of the vehicle is expected to surpass the 350 km/h mark. The source also claimed that the auto will be… Continue Reading »

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4 Major Problems Seen in the Mercedes-AMG Project One Hypercar

The Mercedes-AMG Project One hypercar is set to break barriers by being the first to use pure-bred Formula One technology on public roads. It is highlighted by its 1.6-liter turbocharged V6 engine combined with electric motors that enable it to produce up to 1,000 bhp. The high-performance vehicle is expected to carry a $3 million price tag. While the hypercar definitely had car enthusiasts salivating for it, here are a couple of drawbacks we have projected based on the statements of AMG CEO Tobias Moers and other reliable sources: 1. F1-Like Maintenance Moers estimated that the AMG hypercar would need engine maintenance once it reaches a 31,000 mileage or 50,000 km. Therefore, it… Continue Reading »

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Why Getting the Extra Warranty Matters When Buying the AMG Hypercar

The unveiling of the new Mercedes-AMG GT Concept at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show gives us a good preview of the future AMG hypercar. Being operated by hybrid unit derived from the brand’s winning 1.6-liter Formula One engine, it is expected to produce at least 1,000 hp. As good as it may seem to be, there is a good reason why customers should opt for the extra warranty when buying the car. F1-Like Performance But With F1-Like Maintenance In the interview of Mercedes-AMG boss Tobias Moers with Motor 1, he revealed that the AMG hypercar would require a lot of maintenance. That should be the expected trade off when fitting an auto… Continue Reading »

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Will the Mercedes-AMG Hypercar Look Like This?

So far, what we have seen is a teaser image of the Mercedes-AMG hypercar. Details about it are very limited at the moment too. However, thanks to the talent of Peisert Design, we are given an idea of how the powerful car will possibly look like. Taking cues from the design of modern hypercars and the teaser image released by Mercedes, the artist managed to craft a rendering of the auto, which can be seen on top and below this article. The two photos of the renderings show the hypercar’s sides and back portion. The rear notably resembles the design of the Concept IAA. About the Mercedes-AMG Hypercar The hypercar is referred to by… Continue Reading »

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