The reception has finally been good, very good. After McLaren Automotive has unveiled a few weeks ago that 12C GT Can-Am Edition as a concept on the side of Pebble Beach, the British manufacturer crossed the step and formalizes a series limited to 30 copies, announcement this weekend in the margins of the Austin GP.
Presented as the “ultimate racing car”, it will obviously not be approved for the road but only centered for the track. Trackdays lovers, here is the latest toy supplied by McLaren Automotive, a version specially produced thirty copies which will be charged £375 000 piece is approximately 470,000 euros. Based on the basis of the GT3, the 12C GT Can-Am Edition benefits from a V8 3.8 L Twin-Turbo with the power to reach 630 hp. The most powerful version of the berlinetta, this beautiful piece designed for gentlemen drivers does not yet know its different performances.
This version, which welcomes Bruce McLaren and Denny Hulme gains strength carbon fiber elements as can be noted for example through the rear spoiler for less prominent. According to McLaren, it enjoys support increased by 30% and inherits in conjunction with other elements such as carbon fiber shell and supports rear view mirrors, bonnet vents, or on board, door sills for example. Chase pirelli tires and alloy wheels your black glossed equip the beautiful one.
Finally, a worthy variation for output on track, it takes a roll cage, Recaro bucket with six-point harness or stealing competition. Note also the presence of an equipment of comfort: air conditioning. McLaren Automotive indicates that production will begin in March.