£158,950 BAC Mono One launched as run-out particular
The Mono R launched on the 2019 Goodwood Competition of Pace will proceed to be constructed and an all new mannequin is on the horizon so these three run-out specials would be the swansong of the usual Mono.
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The vehicles are completed within the firm colors: one in white, one crimson and the opposite with none paint in any respect, placing its black carbon fibre bodywork on show for all to see. An uncovered carbon fibre decrease part, distinctive ‘carbon hybrid wheels’ and logos paying homage to the Mono’s design origins will be discovered on all three editions.
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Moderately oddly, the logos reference Bjork’s ‘All Is Full Of Love’ music video, with the badge seen within the video to be discovered on the wing and headrest. Carrying this theme by to the motive force, all three fortunate patrons with obtain one-off helmets with liveries impressed by the robots within the 1999 music video.
BAC Co-Founder and Design Director, Ian Briggs, mentioned: ‘After we first designed Mono and drew inspiration from Bjork’s video, we did so with a dream of sharing the expertise with our shut buddies and having a whole lot of enjoyable within the course of – by no means might we now have ever visualised our development all over the world and simply what number of outstanding garages Mono now finds itself a part of.’
Though every Mono One comes with a set specification, made-to-measure seats and steering wheels are nonetheless on provide, alongside a handful of different personalisation choices. Its £158,950 price ticket may appear steep, however with simply three on provide, we will’t think about they’ll grasp round.
305bhp and 227lb ft of torque present a 2.7sec 0-62mph time and a 170mph high pace – due to a 580kg (dry) weight, power-to-weight is available in at a staggering 525bhp per tonne. As spectacular as they’re, these numbers are prone to be overshadowed later this yr…
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Not solely does the mannequin mark the top of the road for BAC’s first automotive, it comes simply forward of an all-new mannequin, set to be revealed on the 2020 Geneva Worldwide Motor Present in March. Manufacturing is because of start in mid-2021, however additional particulars are nonetheless beneath wraps.