Mercedes-AMG has started building its first customer-bound One at a specialised production facility in the UK ahead of delivery in the second half of 2022.
Pitched as a Formula 1 car for the road, the Mercedes-AMG One has been in the works for a very, very long time.
Initially meant to launch in 2019, the One had been held back by the challenge of making a powertrain derived from F1 work on the road, and meet ever-tightening emissions standards.
Only 275 examples of the Mercedes-AMG One are going to be built and every single one is going to be hand-made in partnership with Canadian engineering and manufacturing firm Multimatic.
There are 16 different assembly and testing stations in the production of a Mercedes-AMG One, which the German high-performance automaker likens to…