Monday Matinee: Chris Harris Tries Living with the McLaren P1


The McLaren P1, like the rival hybrid hypercars from Ferrari and Porsche, is touted as being a sensible speed machine, one that’s just as capable of put-putting down to the local bodega under battery power as it is unleashing holy hell upon a racetrack. But is that really the case? Chris Harris managed to borrow a P1 from McLaren for a few days to find out. Yes, he wrung it out on the track, drag raced it against an Audi RS6 Avant and did some other typical Harris Monkey activities, but he also used it like a normal car. How did it do? Well, you’ll know if you watch the video…