Top Gear fan builds homemade McLaren F1 replica [VIDEO]

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Jacek Mazur, a 48 year old amateur mechanic, is no ordinary Top Gear fan.  In honor of his favorite  TV show he decided to build a McLaren F1 replica from spare parts.

It was quite the challenge but Mazur was able to get it done for about $32,500.  That is about 250 times cheaper than what McLaren F1’s go for in auctions nowadays.  (They typically go for $8 million dollars.)

He even paid tribute to Top Gear co-host Richard Hammond by installing a small rear seat for him.  Jacek Mazur has completed other home built car projects, including a Lamborghini and a Porsche 911.  The McLaren F1 replica, however, has been his crowning homemade car achievement.

Adam Yamada-Hanff
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