After a tremendous success of limited run McLaren 600LT Spider Coupe which has been sold out in US, buyers can turn their attention towards long-tail Spider version. It is now available for order and can be obtained for $256,500 in US. Just like the fixed-roof version, the McLaren 600LT Spider comes with optimized aerodynamics, carbon fiber Monocell II chassis, and twin-turbo 3.8-liter V8 engine. However, 600LT Spider comes with a three-piece retractable hardtop which can be operated at speed of 25 mph.
Jolyon Nash, McLaren sales & marketing boss said that 600LT Spider carries Longtail story on to its fifth chapter. McLaren 600LT Spider is the first Sports Series Spider to carry the coveted badge, and likely to become as one of the most sought out McLaren model in coming years. Nash is quite confident about the success of the 600LT Spider. The engine offers an output of 582hp and 620 Nm of torque. Weight of the McLaren 600LT Spider stands at just 1,297kg which is around 80kg lighter than its direct rival as per McLaren’s claim.
The power-to-weight ratio of McLaren 600LT Spider is 457hp per tonne that helps the car to accelerate 0-60mph in just 2.8 seconds. Interestingly, the rear wing generates a downforce of 100kg at 155mph and takes just 8.4 seconds to hit 124mph from stagnant position. Similar to the Coupe version, McLaren 600LT Spider will have limited availability. Hence, if you are planning to purchase it, you should hurry as order book is now open. In the meantime, you can pass time by playing with online configurator.