Video: Experience what it's like onboard the McLaren F1 GTR Longtail
The argument over what the greatest supercar of all time is will never come to a conclusion. Everyone has their opinions, but for me, there is only one that stands above all the others and has stood the test of time.
As you might have guessed by the article image, that is the McLaren F1. The McLaren F1 had all the impact the Bugatti Veyron had on the world and then some. There was one particular version that triggers my nostalgic bone and that's the McLaren F1 GTR Longtail. This was the first major 1:18 model I had for Christmas as a kid and it made quite the impression. I slightly regret getting it out of the box and smashing it into walls, making something that should be worth £400 into something worth £10.
I never knew what that car sounded like in real life, but thanks to the internet I can spend some time that should be spent sorting out my adult life and watch Kenny Bräck launch one up the Goodwood hill: