McLaren 570S Unveiled

 McLaren has historically built supercars, machines built more for a racetrack than public road that cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. With the launch of the new McLaren 570S, that is all about to change. The upcoming 570S marks the first in the manufacturer’s Sports Series range, with this launch McLaren is set to compete with the Audi R8 and Porsche 911 Turbo. The 570S still isn’t exactly cheap, but at an estimated release price of $180,000, it’s set to be the cheapest model McLaren has ever sold.

McLAREN 570S TECHNICAL STATISTICS

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PERFORMANCE

0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) 3.2 seconds
0-200 km/h (0-124 mph) 9.5 seconds
Top speed 328 km/h (204 mph)
Power-to-weight 434PS per tonne

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ENGINE & POWERTRAIN

Engine Configuration V8 Twin Turbo / 3799cc
Power 570PS (562 bhp) @ 7,400 rpm
Torque 600Nm (443 lb ft) @ 5,000-6,500 rpm
Transmission 7 Speed SSG
CO2 258 g/km
Economy 25.5 mpg 9.22 l/100 km (EU combined)

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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Dry weight 1,313 kg (2,895 lb) with lightweight options
Weight distribution 42 / 58
Length 4,530mm
Width 2,095mm
Height 1,202mm