Jump-Starting The McLaren P1 Turned Out To Be DifficultMáté Petrány5/27/13 4:17pmFiled to: Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Estemclaren p1jump-startinglolcars115EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkI have wanted to hear the McLaren P1's twin-turbo V8 in person since forever, so I was excited to see the team preparing for a quick demonstration at the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este. Unfortunately, the car refused to start.There are many people out there who aren't particularly fond of the new McLaren. Some even say that is much further from production than it would seem. But that's what the competition is supposed to say, so let's not jump to conclusions.ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.