AMG GT R: the most powerful F1 safety car ever
Mercedes AMG has unveiled the most powerful Formula 1 safety car ever for the F1 race.
This is the AMG GT R which, equipped with a 585 hp 4-liter twin-turbo V8 engine for a top speed of 318 km/h and the dynamic qualities similar to those of the AMG GT3 racing version, will start the F1 2018 season on next Sunday on the Australian circuit in Melbourne.
It will provide security in the event of bad weather or accidents in all 20 Grand Prizes scheduled for this season. The Mercedes super sports division has been supplying the safety cars to the F1 world championship since 1996.