There was supposed to be a much longer run for the McLaren F1. When the F1 was developed, McLaren was partnered with BMW in formula one, hence why the F1 has a BMW engine. Towards the end of the production run, McLaren switched and was partnered with Mercedes. Mercedes was pissed about the F1 embarrassing them in FIA‚Ķ » 9/19/14 1:59pm Friday 1:59pm