Lot 52

2012   |   Amelia Island Auction 2012

1987 McLaren MP4/3 Formula 1

SOLD $858,000


$450,000 - $600,000



Car Highlights

The Last Year of the TAG-Porsche-Powered McLarens
Offered with Significant Spare Display Engine
Ideal Candidate for Vintage Racing and Historic Gatherings
One of Three Examples in Existence and the Only One in Private Hands
The First of Five MP4/3s Constructed for 1987
One of the Most Powerful Formula 1 Cars Built

Technical Specs

1,498 CC DOHC TAG-Porsche V-6 Engine
Bosch Motronic Electronic Fuel Injection
Twin KKK Turbochargers
Estimated 1,060 BHP (Qualifying Trim) at 12,500 RPM
6-Speed Getrag Manual Gearbox
4-Wheel Drilled and Ventilated Disc Brakes
4-Wheel Independent Double-Wishbone, Pushrod-Activated Suspension with Inboard Dampers
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