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Posted: 01 Jan 2014
Can the LaFerrari possibly top the Porsche 918 and McLaren P1?
We've driven two of the three hybrid hypercars contenders in what will surely be the automotive battle of the decade, and can happily report that the Porsche 918 and McLaren P1 are utterly astonishing, in very different ways.
Can Ferrari's petrol-electric LaFerrari match - or even outgun - the Porsche and McLaren? We know the Enzo's successor is packing the firepower: a combined 950bhp courtesy of a 790bhp 6.3-litre V12 alongside a 160bhp electric motor. We know it'll do 0-62mph in under three seconds and 0-124mph in less than seven. We know it looks like... well, like that.