McLaren Sports Series teased, to take on Porsche 911 GT3
McLaren has released an image of the upcoming sports car that has now been named as the McLaren Sports Series. The McLaren Sports Series that was internally codenamed as ‘P13’ will join the current McLaren range. The new sports car will be positioned below the 650S. The McLaren Sports Series will compete with Porsche 911 GT3, the most popular sports car.
The Sports series will sport a mid-mounted V8 engine and a carbon fibre chassis. The firepower will be a detuned version of the 3.8-litre bi-turbo V8 engine that also powers the 650S.
The Sports series is expected arrive at the New York Auto Show in April, 2015. After its official launch, the McLaren Sports series will be sold beside the P1 hyper car, 650S Spider and 650S.