McLaren 600LT Spider teased forward of imminent reveal – Information by Automobilnews.eu


McLaren 600LT Spider teased forward of imminent reveal

McLaren has launched teasers for what seems to be a topless variant of the hardcore, 592bhp 600LT (for Longtail). No specifics have been introduced, however a single picture exhibits the rear deck of the 600LT – simply identifiable by the top-mounted exhausts – with what seems to be moveable sections for a folding roof. The design matches the rear deck of the 570S Spider, the mannequin on which it could be primarily based. A full reveal is due subsequent Wednesday 16 January.

McLaren additionally posted a quick video to its social media accounts, exhibiting the rear of a 600LT with the tagline, ‘The sting. Amplified’. The absence of a roof mixed with these flame-spitting, top-mounted exhausts will surely add the claimed amplification to the driving expertise. As with the coupe, the Spider will characteristic a extra aggressive diffuser and splitter setup alongside different track-inspired physique modifications over the usual 570S.

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McLaren has mentioned that the mannequin – the fifth to hold the LT, or Longtail, nomenclature – can have a restricted manufacturing run of simply 12 months. Following the Speedtail hypercar and 720S Spider, it is going to be the third new mannequin to be introduced below McLaren Automotive’s £1.2bn Observe25 marketing strategy, revealed final 12 months.

The McLaren Longtail story started in 1997 with the McLaren F1 GTR ‘Longtail’ used for endurance motorsport: the identify was revived in 2015 with the launch of the 675LT Coupé and later, the 675LT Spider. The 600LT Coupe was the fourth McLaren to bear the identify and was revealed in July 2018 on the Goodwood Pageant of Velocity – it was launched as a part of the marque’s sports activities collection programme, including hardcore, track-inspired tweaks to the 570S.

Extra data on the 600LT Spider might be introduced subsequent week on Wednesday 16 January, at 13:00 GMT.

McLaren 600LT Spider teased forward of imminent reveal – Information by Automobilnews.eu


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