• The Fascinating Story Of The First Plastic Car

    3 days ago - By Jalopnik

    In 1981, McLaren changed the car world when it debuted the MP4/1 , the first Formula One car with a complete carbon fiber chassis. From then on, slowly but surely, people came to understand that a fiber-reinforced composite - plastic - was the fastest, lightest, strongest, best way to put a performance car together...
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