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    Re: MCLAREN PLANS TO DEFY RECESSION TRENDS

    I view things differently. A supercar IMO is not only about speed and track handling. There lots of very fast cars around these days. From japanese tuned cars to rally specials to track specials etc etc. But these are not supercars.

    A supercar should be first of all a road car with which you can travel fast on real roads but with lots of unique and expensive technology (like the W16 engine, the special gearbox, the special tyres, active body shape etc etc). How far can you go in an Enzo for example  without becoming exhausted? An Enzo is a track special like say a Radical but only too expensive.

    Of course since there are no generally accepted defintions of terms like supercar, GT car etc, we can all say whatever we like and we can all be correct.


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    Re: MCLAREN PLANS TO DEFY RECESSION TRENDS

    Why are people even arguing over cars that were produced some 12 odd years apart (I think but someone else can correct me).  McLaren F1 is an absolutely amazing car and was far better than Ferrari'e best at the time which would be F40 (or was it F50?).  Enzo is a much more modern car so it isn't even a fair comparison to start with.

    Re: MCLAREN PLANS TO DEFY RECESSION TRENDS

    I also find the comparison a strange one to make. These cars belong to different times.... Smiley
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