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This $2.72 Million Mercedes-AMG Project ONE Show Car Makes The Batmobile Look Like A Tonka Truck

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I would hope ya'll know enough about to cars to understand how HUGE this Mercedes-Benz announcement is. No? Eh, don't feel bad — I didn't either. It's my job to do the research and it's your job to read. Think of it as a nerd/jock relationship. Anyway, generally speaking F1 vehicles are intended for racing — you know, Fast and The Furious type sh*t or more accurately, legitimate races like the Grand Prix.

This car is road car, meaning technically normal folks like you and I could own it! Of course, you'd have to have some FAT pockets. I'm talking Conor McGregor FAT pockets, as the car will actually cost upwards of 3 million dollars, permitting you want to round up.

According to Mercedes AMG

"Since the birth of Formula 1, engineers have been dreaming of bringing the supreme technology to the streets. Following three FIA Formula 1 World Drivers’ Championships and three FIA Formula One World Constructors’ Championships in succession, this dream is now a reality. The two-seater Mercedes-AMG Project ONE will transfer the latest and most efficient Formula 1 hybrid technology almost one to one from the track to the street for the first time. The performance hybrid will produce over 1,000 horsepower at a maximum speed of over 350 km/h. The Mercedes-AMG Project ONE will combine stunning racetrack performance and practical Formula 1 hybrid technology with exemplary efficiency. It is not just a tribute to our success in motorsports, but also a strong statement on our way to the ‘Future of Driving Performance’."

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