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McLaren 650S Sprint officially announced, going to Pebble Beach

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McLaren 650S Sprint officially announced, going to Pebble Beach

McLaren has officially announced its plans to introduce the 650S Sprint during the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, this weekend.

McLaren’s newest creation is named the 650S Sprint. The model in question is based on the 650S Coupe and it has a GT3 inspired exterior, with a prominent rear wing, a ventilated hood and revised air intakes. The vehicle is also getting the improved Brake Steer system, the track tuned suspension system, the onboard air jacking system for quick changing of the wheels, 19-inch center locking racing rims, a stripped out interior design, FIA approved roll cage, carbon fiber racing seat with 6-point harness, fire extinguisher and several other tweaks.

The McLaren 650S Sprint is coming with the same 3.8 liter V8 twin turbo engine as the standard model and sadly the carmaker hasn’t released any performance specifications. However, we do know that the standard engine is good for 650 HP (478 kW) and 678 Nm (500 lb-ft) of torque, allowing the model to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 3.0 seconds, before reaching a top speed of 333 km/h (207 mph). Prices for the 650S Sprint start at 198,000 GBP, without taxes.

by Cristian Gnaticov (my Google+) - Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 - filed under McLaren, Motor Shows, News, Sticky news. Image credit: .
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