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Archive for the ‘McLaren GT’ Category

PostHeaderIcon McLaren GT vs McLaren F1

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McLaren just unveiled its most practical mid-engined sports car yet. It’s called the GT, and it offers up to 20.1 cubic feet of luggage room combined. But the GT isn’t McLaren’s first practical vehicle. Although it’s a spiritual successor to the 570GT, the GT is actually the third McLaren to feature a proper trunk. The first car to offer some practicality was the F1, McLaren’s very first production car for road use. Let’s find out more about that in the comparison below.

PostHeaderIcon 7 Practical Mid-Engined Grand Tourers that Came Before the McLaren GT

The new McLaren GT took the market by storm as the most practical mid-engined sports car available. It has a combined 20.1 cubic feet of luggage room, luxury features inside the cabin, and a powerful V-8 engine. It’s definitely a unique car if you factor all these details in, but it’s not the first practical mid-engined car. This design goes back a few decades, and we’re going to check out some of the most interesting creations of the past 50 years.

PostHeaderIcon How Does the McLaren GT’s Weight Stack Up Against Other Great Models?

McLaren promised to roll out a mid-engined grand tourer, and when McLaren makes a promise, you know it’s going to deliver. It didn’t take long for the British supercar brand to come through on its word because the McLaren GT is here, and it looks every bit like the performance grand tourer the folks over at Woking, England said it would be. Classifications notwithstanding, the GT is more potent than the 570GT and more practical than the 650S. It’s also as light as a feather, at least when you compare it to other grand tourers of its ilk. Combine its weight with its power and performance capabilities, and McLaren could be onto something when it described the GT as a superlight supercar with perception-altering potential.

PostHeaderIcon McLaren GT vs McLaren 570GT

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The McLaren GT is the company’s take on the grand tourer segment. But unlike grand tourers from carmakers like Aston Martin, Bentley, and Mercedes-Benz, the GT features a mid-engined layout. As wild as it may sound, the GT isn’t the first mid-engined grand tourer from McLaren. It follows in the footsteps of the 570GT, a 570S with luggage room atop the engine that was introduced in 2016. Is the new GT a notable improvement over the 570GT? Let’s find out!

PostHeaderIcon Here’s How We’d Spec the 2020 McLaren GT

McLaren has done it again. When it comes to redefining expectations, the British supercar brand stands as one of the best innovators in the entire industry, and with the arrival of the McLaren GT, it’s safe to say that McLaren’s reputation in this regard remains intact. The GT is, for all intents and purposes, a supercar wearing a grand tourer’s body. It’s more powerful than the McLaren 570GT, and it has more functional trunk space than an actual sedan. When’s the last time you saw a performance car with those credentials? As is often the case with debuts as important as this, McLaren is now offering us a chance to build our own GTs the way we want it to look through the model’s own online configurator. Obviously, we’re not going to let this opportunity pass us by, even if we’re not actually buying one. The real McLaren GT, after all, starts at $210,000. It’s hard to find that kind of scratch these days so we’ll settle for what we can actually work with.

PostHeaderIcon The McLaren GT offers more Trunk Space than some sedans

When it confirmed the McLaren GT at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, the British firm claimed that it would be the most efficient mid-engined car on the market. Now that the GT has been unveiled, I can agree that it offers more luggage room than any other mid-engined vehicle available. What’s more, this mid-engined grand tourer actually has more trunk space than several sedans. Let’s see how it compares.

PostHeaderIcon The McLaren GT Takes the Grand Touring Philosophy to a Whole New Level

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In a somewhat surprising move, McLaren announced plans to build a mid-engined grand tourer that’s more powerful and more practical than the 570GT. Design as a stand-alone nameplate offered alongside the Sports, Super, and Ultimate Series models, the mid-engined grand tourer was just unveiled as the McLaren GT. The British firm says that the GT will redefine the rules of grand touring. But is it more than just fancy PR talk? Let’s find out!

PostHeaderIcon Everything We Know About the Upcoming 2020 McLaren GT

McLaren will introduce the 2020 McLaren GT on May 15th, 2019 at a dedicated event Scheduled for online streaming. The McLaren GT will rewrite grand touring rules by combining a mid-engine layout, the agile nature of lightweight chassis, and an eager turbocharged V-8 with the luxury, composure, and sophistication no McLaren offers to date. While the Brits have managed to keep things under wraps, I did find out several exceptional details about the new 2020 McLaren GT. It will be a groundbreaking machine.

PostHeaderIcon McLaren GT

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The McLaren GT is the company’s first stand-alone grand touring sports car. A spiritual successor to the 570GT, which is based on the 570S, the GT is essentially a two-door sports car with enhanced luggage room. But it’s also grand tourer with a mid-engined layout, a significant departure from the traditional design with the engine in the front. McLaren describes the GT as the most practical mid-engined vehicle on the market.

The fourth new model in the McLaren Track25 business plan, the GT draws inspiration from other McLaren models design-wise, but it features a more straightforward, more luxurious interior created with grand touring customers in mind. Under the hood, it shares the 4.0-liter V-8 engine with the 720S, but output and performance are bit lower. But it’s the rear-mounted trunk that sets the GT apart by adding almost 15 cubic feet of luggage room atop the V-8 engine. Let’s find out more about that in the review below.

PostHeaderIcon 2016 McLaren 650S GT3 Announced with New Factory Drivers

2016 McLaren 650S GT3-0

Building on the experiences they have gained from the “most successful season” last year, McLaren GT is expanding its business in the new year with an upgraded car and new factory drivers. The 2016 McLaren 650S GT3 will be revealed at the Geneva Motor Show by the new boys Côme Ledogar and Colin Thompson.

As the most handsome GT race car on the grid, expectations are high from the 2016 McLaren 650S GT3, which means the factory drivers are under a lot of pressure to deliver their best performance. The Factory Driver line-up will compete in the UK, mainland Europe and North America.

The new additions to McLaren GT Driver Academy include the 24 year old French man Côme Ledogar, a single-seater expert with experiences in Porsche Carrera Cup and Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup series, and American youngster Colin Thompson, 21, who comes from the world of Pirelli World Challenge and IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup success. They join the current factory drivers Rob Bell, 36, and Alvaro Parente, 31.

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Andrew Kirkaldy, Managing Director, McLaren GT: ‘The 2016 season is shaping up to be one of the most exciting – and challenging – so far, with more cars racing in more championships across the world. It is great to have Alvaro and Rob confirmed again for the year as both bring a huge amount of experience in terms of GT racing, but also in terms of the 650S GT3 specifically, having both driven to titles in its first full year of competition. I am also really pleased to announce Côme as an addition to our Factory Driver line-up and Colin as the latest member of the Driver Academy. Côme really impressed us when he raced with one of our customer teams at Spa a few years ago and we have kept a close eye on his progress, while Colin joined us for a test at Paul Ricard in December and is very exciting to watch in a GT car. With the combination that our factory line-up offers, along with the talent in our Driver Academy, we are hoping for another good year.’

The post 2016 McLaren 650S GT3 Announced with New Factory Drivers appeared first on Motorward.

PostHeaderIcon Rendering: Front-Engined McLaren Sports Series

McLaren Sports Series GT

Rumor has it the next sports car to come out of McLaren factory Woking, UK, will be a new member of the Sports Series family boasting totally different specs than their other products. The new McLaren Sports Series is said to be more of a GT car with the engine in the front and big boot at the back.

These are all speculations, mind you, but the idea of a front-engined, GT McLaren Sports Series does make a lot of sense. Whereas athletes and musicians are into Bugattis and Lamborghinis, most McLaren customers these days are successful businessmen. And what all successful businessmen do in their free time? That’s right, they play golf. So McLaren might be tempted to come up with a model that would cater to the needs of these guys.

Based on everything that was mentioned above, designer Jon Sibal has come up with this quick rendering of the car to give us an idea what it might look like. The GT-oriented McLaren Sports Series will be followed by another, more sporty Sports Series car, most likely a Porsche-rivaling lightweight speed machine slotting below the recently launched 570. McLaren has already proved, three times, that they know their market and all their moves are carefully calculated for success.

Rendering by Jon Sibal

The post Rendering: Front-Engined McLaren Sports Series appeared first on Motorward.

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