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Transcript: Cigarette Racing builds yet another AMG-themed speedboat. Mercedes-AMG has released its latest sports car, the Project ONE. And its long-time boat-building partner Cigarette Racing has a special boat to match it. It’s called the 515 Project ONE and like the car, it’s silver, and it’s fast. Powering the boat is a pair of Mercury Racing 1,350/1,550 engines. They’re twin-cam V8s that each make 1,350 horsepower on 91-octane fuel, and 1,550 hp on racing fuel. That means a total output of between 2,700 and 3,100 horsepower the 515 Project ONE has a top speed of 140 mph. Pricing for the special edition boat will be made available upon request. We take that to mean it will be really, really expensive. But hey, that’s one more way it’ll be like the road car. Cigarette Racing builds yet another AMG-themed speedboat. Now that Mercedes-AMG has released its latest sports car, the Project One with its F1 engine, it was only natural that it's long-time boat-building partner Cigarette Racing would have a special boat to go with it. It's called the 515 Project One, and like the car, it's silver, and it's fast. Need more coverage head to autoblog.com.