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Anyone know what was being tested here?

Perhaps some in-wheel electric motors? Though that kind of seems like the wrong place to put additional weight in a sports car.

Pics are from last year I'm told. McLaren GVP104

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Another photo:



And a couple of quick passes at the Carousel on the Nurburgring:



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Andy Wallace on the McLaren F1 after setting the 240.1 MPH speed record at Ehra Lessien on March 31st 1998:

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