Yeah, do not read the name of this new project McLaren Special Operations as another name. The Mclaren 650S Project Kilo now gives us the department as the British manufacturer seems to be targeting a diet that minimize weight based carbon fiber.
McLaren has not given figures and the reality is that it seems that the final weight is something to consider. Yes it is the amount of carbon fiber which has been used and now covers items such as the roof, mirror housings, rear diffuser, spoiler and engine cover.
Within this exotic material also reaches although more discreet, as under the dashboard shape. However, the orange also arrives to give some life to the set and saw the interior trim elements such as doors or some logos McLaren.
If anything highlights the McLaren 650S Project details Kilo is as unusual as a drawing of a kiwi bird on the inside cover of the engine, according to the manufacturer, is a reference to New Zealand where these animals, which honors the birthplace of the founder of the brand, Bruce McLaren.
On the other hand, MSO has undertaken to provide this Mclaren 650S Project Kilo some unusual touches like a gold plating 24K for the exhaust system [1,999,006] or by replacing oil plugs and water for units in aluminum painted in the body color and logos McLaren again orange.
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Article McLaren 650S Kilo Project, an ode to the carbon fiber MSO was originally published in Current Motor.