Lot 52

2012   |   Amelia Island Auction 2012

1987 McLaren MP4/3 Formula 1

SOLD $858,000

Estimate

$450,000 - $600,000

Engine

MP4/3/1

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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