Up on the market is a restricted version Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren 722 with just one,038 miles, owned by the best basketball participant of all time, Michael Jordan. Listed by Crave Luxurious Auto in The Woodlands, TX, for a “Purchase it Now” of $695,750. There may be at present a reserve set for bidding, you may nonetheless “shoot your shot” (pun supposed) on the public sale right here.
This 2007 SLR McLaren 722 Version is certainly one of 150 produced in that 12 months, and solely 20 or 30 made it to the US. In whole, solely 2,157 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren’s had been produced. These information make this automobile extremely collectible not to mention being owned by MJ.
The 722 Version refers back to the begin time (7:22 AM) that Stirling Moss and his co-driver Denis Jenkinson left to win the Mille Miglia in 1955. The pair had been capable of full a 1000-mile loop by way of Italy in a record-setting 10 hours, 7 minutes, and 48 seconds- a median velocity of virtually 98 mph.
The 722 got here with a supercharged 5.4-liter supercharged V-Eight placing out 641 horsepower and 605 kilos of torque. Whereas the usual SLR got here with solely 617hp, the 722 Version is way quite a lot of fancy badges mounted to the bodywork.