The new HPE700 kit includes an optimized ECU, an upgraded intercooler, dual air induction filters and a stainless-steel sports exhaust system. Thanks to these changes, the car’s 3.8-liter, twin-turbo V-8 engine’s output was increased from the base 616 horsepower up to a total of 704 Horsepower at 7,500 rpm and a peak torque of 538 pound-feet at 5,800 rpm.
With the extra power, the MP4-12 will sprint from 0 to 60 mph in just 2.8 seconds and will run the quarter mile in 10.3 seconds at a speed of 137 mph.
Click past the jump to read more about the standard McLaren MP4-12C.
The MP4-12C was launched on the market in 2011 as a direct challenger to the Ferrari 458 Italia. The initial model was powered by a 3.8-liter twin-turbo V-8 producing 592 horsepower at 7,000 rpm and 443 pound-feet of torque delivered between 3,000 and 7,000 rpm. For the 2013 model year, the car’s engine was updated to a total of 616 horsepower.
With the extra power, the MP4-12C runs from 0 to 60 mph in just 3.1 seconds and hits a top speed of 207 mph.