McLaren unveiled the 2017 McLaren 675LT, production was limited to only 500 units. Two months after the debut, all 500 units were sold out. The 2017 McLaren 675LT Spider replaces its fixed roof with a retractable hardtop. The whole assembly Odds but 88 pounds to the equation, inputting the Spider’s curb weight at a nice, even 2,800 pounds 220 pounds lighter than the 650S Spider on which this car is based. McLaren is also throwing in a unique paint job and 20-bespoke lightweight alloy Wheels that are not available on the coupe. Top Rivals of 2017 McLaren 675LT Spider will be the likes of 2017 Lamborghini Huracan LP 610-4 Spyder, 2017 Ferrari 484 Spider, the 2017 Porsche 918 Spyder and the 2017 Bugatti Veyron Grand Sports Vitesse.
Other than the roof and frying little aesthetic touches, the Spider is more or less the Same car as its fixed-roof Brethren. It’s still Packing 666 horsepower from a 3.8-Liter twin-turbocharged eight-cylinder engine. Power makes its way to the rear Wheels by way of a seven-speed, dual clutch transmission. Given the extra Hefti, the Spider’s 0-60 time should likely end up around 3.0 seconds, a tenth or two off the coupe.
2017 McLaren 675LT Spider Interior
The interior of the new 2017 675LT Spider is identical to that of the coupe except for the additional button that is used to operate the retractable roof and modified rear windscreen. The McLaren 675LT 2017 Cabin will feature racing seats upholstered in Alcantara and Leather. Other features will Include a race-inspired center stack, a flat-bottomed steering wheel wrapped in Leather and featuring carbon-fiber Spokes. The 2017 675LT Cabin will also feature contrast Stitching and a HUGE dose of carbon fiber trimming. The Cabin will also feature a top-of-the-art infotainment system. The vehicle will also feature up-to-date technologies like Bluetooth connectivity, Smartphone Integration and a USB port among others.
2017 McLaren 675LT Spider Exterior
Except for a few tweaks, the Spider is identical to the coupe. The vehicle still comes with the active Longtail airbrake, enlarged door balls and a small air Takei under the main air taking which made the coupe design unique. It Measures 178.97 inches long, 82.48 inches wide and stands at 46.92 inches. However, unlike its bling’s large window, the cabriolet has a smaller window between the roof and the deck. At the rear, the convertible features new Circular-shaped twin exhaust pipes made from titanium. The rear also features an open fascia which improves heat extraction; it also features air Takes at each edge of the bumper and a carbon-fiber diffuser. The C-pillars of the convertible have also been Revised and moved Slightly forward.
The top roof stows below a color-coded cover which Leaves Elegant flying buttresses to look. The vehicle will ride on bespoke 10, 19-inch alloy Wheels at the front and 20-inch Wheels at the rear. There is also an option for a bespoke 20 Wheels in diamond Cut or Liquid Metal finish. The Wheels are wrapped in P-Zero Trofeo R tires.
2017 McLaren 675LT Engine
The 2017 McLaren 675LT Spider cabriolet features the Same drivetrain as the coupe. It is a 3.8 L, a twin-turbocharged V-8 engine that Pumps out 666 hp at 7.100 RPM and 516 lb-ft of torque at 5,000 RPM. This represents a 25 hp and 16 lb-ft of torque increase from the 650S on which it is based. All the power is channeled to the rear Wheels via a 7-speed, dual-clutch transmission system.
The 2017 McLaren 675LT Spider cabriolet runs from 0-60 mph in 2.9 seconds which is identical to the coupe even though the cabriolet is 88 pounds heavier. However, its maximum speed is Slightly Lower at 203 mph than the coupe’s 205 mph. The engine fuel economy is rated at 18 mpg According to the automaker. It also has a 275 g / km CO2 emissions rating.
2017 McLaren 675LT Price
McLaren is yet to release Pricing details for the American markets. However, in Europe, the Spider will retail at £ 285,450. The coupe MSRP Starts at $ 349,500 in the U.S. and GIVEN the convertible will have a 10% premium over the coupe; it is safe to assume that the Spider will have a starting price of around $ 384,450. The vehicle will likely be released in the second half of 2016. The 2017 McLaren 675LT Spider is priced at $ 376,700, including a $ 4,100 destination charge.