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McLaren says the 620R is a road-legal adaptation of the 570S GT4 race, and that’s not aloof PR talk.
The 620R looks about identical to its GT4 sibling. Up front, we can see the aforementioned bonanza architecture with accomplished cobweb on the centermost outlet, sweptback canards on the sides, a big splitter, and adenoids in the carbon-fiber hood. The awning openings assume a bit abate than the GT4’s, so that’s a baby aberration you may apprehension aloft abutting inspection.
The contour is additionally agnate to the GT4, bottomward to the advancing ancillary skirts, the big vents in the doors, and the ride height. The seats affection a altered design, and they appear captivated in semi-slick tires as standard. It’s difficult to acquaint the 620R and 570S GT4 afar from the rear if we avoid the authorization bowl and the anchor ablaze on the wing. The closing was added in adjustment to accomplish the antagonism addition legal. Speaking of that, the adjustable carbon-fiber aspect is set to the atomic advancing of its three accessible angles as standard. This optimizes advanced and rear antithesis for alley driving.
However, you can opt for a added advancing bend for the addition as continued as you booty the car to a McLaren banker for the operation. The North American archetypal can be able with a different MSO amalgamation that add a bright beheld carbon-fiber roof with a roof scoop.
The 620R appearance the aforementioned 3.8-liter V-8 agent as the blow of the Sports Series lineup, but this twin-turbo comes in GT4 spec.
This agency that it appearance a scattering of race-spec upgrades. And, because it’s not accountable to antagonism regulations, it generates added action that its analogue from 570S GT4.
The V-8 is rated at 610 application (yes, 620 stands for the PS appraisement as usual) and 457 pound-feet of torque.
That’s an added 48 horsepwoer and 14 pound-feet compared to the 570S alley car. Impressively enough, it additionally generates added action than the 3.8-liter V-8 in the 600LT. Although torque is agnate at 457 pound-feet, the 600LT comes with 592 horses on tap, so the 620R allowances from an added 18 horses. This makes it the best able agent the Sports Series.
The added action additionally makes the 620R the quickest in the lineup. The race-ready sports car accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in 2.8 seconds, which is four-tenths quicker than the 570S and a tenth-second faster than the 600LT. The dart to 124 mph takes 8.1 seconds, additionally a tenth-second quicker than the 600LT. On the flipside, the 620R’s top acceleration is inferior to both the 570S and 600LT, which are rated at 204 mph. Due to its added abolitionist aerodynamics, the 620R acme out at 200 mph, four mph lower.
But the 620R isn’t aloof about a added able engine. A racecar underneath, it comes with the 570S GT4’s two-way adjustable coilover dampers, aluminum wishobones, and stiffer anti-roll bars. Stopping ability comes from track-focused carbon-ceramic discs advanced and rear and aluminum calipers at all four corners.
Limited to alone 350 units, the 620R is not alone absolute but big-ticket as well. Pricing for this track-ready auto starts from $299,000, which makes it the best big-ticket Sports Series model, including back compared to the race-spec 570S GT4, which retails from beneath than $250,000. It additionally costs $50,000 added than the 600LT and a whopping $100,000 added than the 570S. Actually the 620S is aloof as big-ticket as the 720S, which retails from about $300,000 in the U.S.