Movie Scoop: Lamborghini, McLaren and Koenigsegg Battle it Out in Need For Speed Film

Now that we’ve pretty much confirmed that a number of exotic supercars used in the filming of the “Need for Speed” movie in California are replicas from a detailed set of close-up shots, these fresh pictures from our new friends at Mendocinosportsplus (MSP) make a lot more sense – would you ever imagine any movie maker endangering so many rare, multi-million dollar vehicles?

In one scene, we see the Lamborghini Sesto Elemento, of which only 20 examples were built in real life, chasing what we assume to be a clone of the all-new McLaren P1 and the a Koenigsegg Agera R in a very tight turn.

The crew from MSP commented: “This definitely needed another “take” when the lead & #3 cars “spun out” on the second turn heading up Elk Creek grade. They weren’t the first to do it believe me…”

View the rest of the pictures in the gallery below the jump.

Photo Credits: Mendocinosportsplus

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