Jump to content
Forums Gone... but not forgotten!
Pontiac of the Month

4 bucket 67's 1967 GTO

2019 March
of the Month

  • Welcome to Forever Pontiac

    We are a community of Pontiac enthusiasts. The purpose of our community is to keep alive the Pontiac spirit by sharing (or showing off) our cars, discussing Pontiac, helping each other work on our cars and find information, plus attend various meets/shows/etc... To aid discussion, sharing, event planning and selling of parts/cars/anything, we have various parts of the website to aid this from Forums to an online Garage to Classifieds to even a Document Download Repository. You can find links to these in our navigation above based on what each section helps with (discussion, local events, learning, etc...).

    We invite you to contribute, find help or just view some of our member's amazing cars! Don't forget, we also have great contests from time to time (like our Pontiac of the Month and yearly calendar contest) and our Pontiac This OR That, a fun game where you choose the best of two randomly selected Pontiacs from our online garage.

    We look forward to seeing you around!

Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

FeedBot

Car and Driver: McLaren MSO HS: This Upgraded 675LT Is So Special It’s Already Sold Out

Recommended Posts

McLaren-MSO-HS-PLACEMENT

-

MSO, in McLaren-speak, stands for McLaren Special Operations, and its latest creation, the HS, certainly is special. It’s so special, in fact, that the 25 units of this powerful, aggressive-looking supercar, based loosely on the 650S, are already sold out. That doesn’t mean we can’t look at it, and we’re happy to ogle the car’s modified bodywork and exposed carbon fiber.

-

More specifically, the HS coupe has a full carbon-fiber body kit, a carbon-fiber hood and roof, and lightweight glass for the windows. Its carbon-fiber rear wing, said to be similar to that on the McLaren P1 GTR, makes for a total downforce of 484 pounds at 150 mph, can be electronically adjusted for either track or street settings, and also functions as an air brake. For those new owners who will take the HS on the track, McLaren’s Track Telemetry system is included and can display information such as lap times, splits, analysis of track maps, and vehicle speed through certain sectors.

-

McLaren MSO HS

-

The 3.8-liter, twin-turbocharged V-8 engine, shared across the entire McLaren range, is slightly more powerful than it is in the standard 675LT, making 679 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque in the HS (an increase of 13 horsepower). Glossy carbon-fiber trim and “MSO” badges on the header tank and plenum cover spruce up the engine bay a bit.

--

Because each of the 25 people lucky enough to buy an HS was able to special-order their car, interior trim differences versus the 675LT vary. And because no two HS models are the same, MSO won’t say how much these buyers paid for this limited-run vehicle. Not that it matters to those of us who missed out, anyway.

-

McLaren-MSO-HS-REEL

-RdX5yYtP7Lw

Read Full Article

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Tired of these Ads? Register Today!


Tired of these Ads? Purchase Enhanced Membership today to remove them!
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.