McLaren made 3,500 examples of the MP4-12C and sold them for about $240k apiece before replacing it with the 650S. But this one's special, and is expected to sell at auction for over $1.3 million.
Here's what we know. According to The Press Association, reigning Formula One World Champion Jenson Button has survived an armed attack on the vehicle in which he, his father, trainer and manager were being transported back to their hotel in Sao Paulo, Brazil after Saturday's qualifying session for the Brazilian Grand Prix. Button was fortunately riding in an armored vehicle provided by his team, Vodafone McLaren Mercedes, that was piloted by a police driver trained in avoidance techniques.
Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton doing the Magic Bus thing to Silverstone – Click above to watch video after the jump
Hamilton and Button try their hand at mechanics – Click above to watch the video after the jump