McLaren 540C and 570S announced for Canada image

The two new additions to the McLaren Sports Series range, the 540C and the 570S, have been introduced in Canada.

Canadians now have the choice of ordering the McLaren 540C and the 570S as the two models have opened their order books. According to the car manufacturer, the entry-level model, the 540C, can be yours from 196,500 CAD. The mode has a 3.8 liter twin turbo V8 engine under its hood and this is capable of putting down 533 HP (397 kW) and 540 Nm (398 lb-ft) of torque. The unit is connected to the 7-speed transmission which is allowing the sports car to reach 100 km/h (62 mph) in just 3.5 seconds and it can go up to a top speed of 320 km/h (199 mph).

The more powerful McLaren 570S is also available for order in the northern territory. The model in question is basically a smaller version of the 650S and it has a starting price of 219,750 CAD. Buyers of this car will be getting the same 3.8 liter twin turbo V8 engine under the hood of their rides which is used on the entire McLaren range. In the 570S, the unit is capable of sending a total of 562 HP (419 kW) and 600 Nm (443 lb-ft) of torque to the rear wheels, through a 7-speed transmission. The 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) acceleration is made in 3.2 seconds and top speed stands at 328 km/h (204 mph).