1995 admitted McLaren from really: An F1 GTR won the 24-hour race in Le Mans, four more followed in the squares 3, 4, 5, and 13. Twenty years later wants McLaren now with a special edition of the 650S this quintuple Triumph again celebrate really. For this reason, 50 edition models in-house finishing department McLaren Special Operations (MSO ) are put to the wheels. When designing Peter Stevens helped the designer of the iconic McLaren F1 road athlete. This was incidentally built between 1993 and 1997 exactly 106 times.
The look is of special cars to the winning F1 GTR ?? the racing version of the F1 ?? remember. The most obvious feature is an air scoop on the roof. This leads breathing air to the 3.8-liter twin-turbo V8 engine, which at the same time to produce a hotter sound in the interior. On the engine itself, nothing is changed by the way: He powert still immense 650 hp and 678 Newton meters. The sprint from 0 to 100 km / h takes 3.0 seconds and a top speed at 333 km / h. What is one of these values also can already greatly improve?
New front wing with fine vents to reduce the pressure on the front wheels and increase downforce. A treat for the eyes are special "Le Mans Edition " alloy wheels, of which 19 inch and rear 20-inch wheels are front mounted. They are based on the optically motorsport rims of the 1995 racing car. In terms are the round logs with developed by McLaren " Pirelli P Zero Corsa tires". Behind the spokes shine forth the orange saddles of carbon-ceramic brakes.
The 650S LE Mans would not waschecher sports car, if not all carbon would be seen ?? including the front splitter and rear bumper. The coupe is also equipped with the developed MSO side intakes and the characteristic MSO rear diffuser. The car is like his historical model, painted in " Sarthe Grey Metallic". And One squeeze of the famous McLaren Orange in the form of Le Mans logo adorns the wheels and the rear edge of the extended door leaves. The interior is clad in black leather and Alcantara, on the black sports seats contrasts an orange center panel. Le Mans logo adorn headrests and floor mats.
Of course, the special McLaren also has a special price: the 650S Le Mans, the way, there is only as a coupe, costs the equivalent of 320,152 euros. That's about 90,000 euros more than the normal 650S costs. As of mid-2015, the vehicles will be delivered. Anyone who buys one will (along with an accompanying person ) also invited exclusively to the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the historic Le Mans victory in 1995 . (HD)