Gordon Murray T.50: The Ultralight V12 McLaren F1 Sequel With A Manual Gearbox And A Giant Rear Fan

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The T.50 features ground effect aerodynamics with what they call a fan interactive aero system (FIAS). It’s kept on the road by electronically actuated twin rear spoilers, an active diffuser and a 48-volt, 8.5 kW fixed-pitch rear fan revving at 7,000 RPM when the car is at full tilt. 

In fact, in partnership with the active rear spoilers and interactive diffusers, the fan helps to increase downforce by 50 percent (in braking mode 100 percent more downforce is generated), reduce drag by 12.5 percent, add around 50 horsepower to the car’s output, in combination with ram-air induction; and cut braking

What did you do during lockdown? I was playing ‘Grand Theft Auto’

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(Reuters) – Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (TTWO.O) sold over 15 million units of “Grand Theft Auto V” in the first two quarters of the year, as more people lapped up the action-adventure videogame to keep themselves entertained during lockdowns.

FILE PHOTO: A promotion for the computer game “Grand Theft Auto Five” is show in a Game Stop gaming story in Encinitas, California September 17, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

The company has sold 135 million units of the hit franchise since its launch in 2013, with Bernstein analysts saying that sales were almost catching up with the installed base of

Global Automotive CNG & LPG Kits Market, By Vehicle Type, By Demand Category, By Fuel Type, By Region, Competition, Forecast & Opportunities, 2025

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NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ —

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Global automotive CNG & LPG market is projected to grow at more than CAGR of more than 11% during 2021-2025, on the back of growing demand for environment friendly and economical fuel alternatives coupled with growing concerns regarding air pollution. Moreover, government policies and regulations of different countries across the globe for the reduction of vehicle air pollution are boosting the adoption of eco-friendly CNG & LPG vehicles, which is expected to positively influence the market for automotive CNG and LPG kits, globally, during the forecast period.

McLaren F1-inspired ‘Gordon Murray Automotive T50’ revs to 12,100 rpm and has a fan that sucks the road

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Simplicity.


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This is the Gordon Murray Automotive T50. Few cars deserve such a direct introduction, but this one is special.

This is a middle finger to modern supercars, a cold shoulder to electrification and a bear hug for the naturally aspirated internal combustion engine. It’s the second coming of the McLaren F1, a supercar yours truly hung on his wall as a child.


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