Special edition McLaren 12C Coupé and Spider to mark 50th anniversary
McLaren will mark its 50th anniversary with special models from the 12C and 12C Spider.
Only 100 good examples from the ’50’ models is going to be offered worldwide, with production being split equally using the 12C and 12C Spider.
The McLaren 50 12C and 12C Spider receive both technical and cosmetic upgrades, created through the McLaren Special Procedures division. Output, however, remains unchanged.
Changes incorporate a remodelled front bumper that increases downforce, more carbonfibre components along with a front floor that’s built from race-derived carbon Kevlar.
Both 50 12C and 12C Spider will also get the carbon ceramic brake upgrade as standard, including 394x66mm dvds in front and 380x34mm dvds in the rear.
Bespoke McLaren 50 ‘Ultra Lightweight’ wheels are fitted, 19inch in front and 20inch in the rear, that are stated in order to save 2kg overall in comparison towards the optional ‘Super Lightweight’ wheels.
Interior changes include leather upholstery, subtle 50-edition badging as well as an anniversary dedication plate around the driver’s door. Three exterior colour choices are offered – carbon black, supernova silver or heritage McLaren orange.
Individuals who buy a McLaren 50 will furthermore obtain a tailored black-and-silver vehicle cover, a restricted-edition key, a carbonfibre key presentation box along with a specifically requested print signed by McLaren Automotive Design Director, Frank Stephenson.
Prices start at ￡196,000 for that McLaren 50 12C, rising to ￡215,500 for that McLaren 50 12C Spider the anniversary models command reasonably limited of ￡20,000 within the standard models.