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McLaren unveils 12C GT Sprint
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McLaren unveils 12C GT Sprint

Oct 2 2013, 2:00pm CDT | by

McLaren GT Sprint will cost $315,000

McLaren is offering up some details on its latest car called the GT Sprint. The car was originally seen at the Goodwood Festival of Speed and uses the 3.8 L 660 hp V-8 engine and dual-clutch...

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McLaren unveils 12C GT Sprint

Oct 2 2013, 2:00pm CDT | by

McLaren GT Sprint will cost $315,000

McLaren is offering up some details on its latest car called the GT Sprint. The car was originally seen at the Goodwood Festival of Speed and uses the 3.8 L 660 hp V-8 engine and dual-clutch transmission from the standard version of the car.

After starting with the base package, McLaren removes everything from the car that's unnecessary such as creature comforts like power windows and more. The car does keep the AC system so drivers can enjoy the vehicle on hot days.

The GT suspension is 40 mm lower than standard versions of the car and the car has racing seats with six point racing harnesses. The car will cost about $315,000.

 
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20 hours ago

McLaren always targets star drivers - Dennis

Aug 29 2014 12:53am CDT | Source: F1-Live.com

Ron Dennis has made clear that McLaren will make efforts to sign "the best drivers available" after rumours of approaches to Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso have surfaced again this ...
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2 days ago

McLaren considering Vandoorne options

Aug 27 2014 4:07am CDT | Source: F1-Live.com

Eric Boullier admits McLaren junior Stoffel Vandoorne's recent form suggests he may be ready for a step up to Formula One in 2015, though he is not ruling o ...
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3 days ago

Whitmarsh finally leaves McLaren

Aug 26 2014 8:34am CDT | Source: GrandPrix

Martin Whitmarsh is no longer part of McLaren. ...
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3 days ago

Whitmarsh finally leaves McLaren

Aug 26 2014 6:59am CDT | Source: F1-Live.com

Ex-team principal Martin Whitmarsh has finally parted company with McLaren, the team has ...
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1 week ago

Lotus said to be planning new sedan, crossover [w/poll]

Aug 21 2014 10:07am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Sedan, Performance, Crossover, Lotus Lotus has been in limbo in recent years. After former CEO Dany Bahar revealed his plans to build six new models, its parent company was sold, Bahar was sacked, his plans were canceled and a new CEO was hired in the form of former Peugeot chief Jean-Marc Gales. The industry has been waiting ever since to find out what Gales would do with the storied marque, and now we ...
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2 weeks ago

McLaren looking to refresh driver lineup says Boullier

Aug 14 2014 7:43am CDT | Source: GrandPrix

Eric Boullier has admitted McLaren is looking to eventually "refresh" its ...
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3 weeks ago

Button not ready to consider life after F1

Aug 8 2014 4:38am CDT | Source: F1-Live.com

Jenson Button insists he is not even contemplating life after Formula One despite uncertainty around his future at McLaren as he intends to keep racing in the championship for years to come ...
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3 weeks ago

2014 McLaren a laboratory for Honda says Boullier

Aug 7 2014 7:24am CDT | Source: GrandPrix

McLaren's current car is a "rolling laboratory" for the start of the works Honda era beginning in ...
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4 weeks ago

The World's Only White McLaren F1 Could Sell For $14 Million

Jul 29 2014 6:02pm CDT | Source: Jalopnik

Did you know only 106 examples of the McLaren F1 were ever produced? Thanks to the car's rarity, and its ability to crush modern supercars even 20 years after it's debut, its value has skyrocketed in recent yea ...
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4 weeks ago

McLaren drivers bemoan weather gamble

Jul 27 2014 1:41pm CDT | Source: F1-Live.com

Jenson Button thinks McLaren "threw it all away" by anticipating rain which never came during the first pit stop for both himse ...
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