McLaren’s new GT by MSO lets you personalize the grand tourer

first_imgMcLaren rolled out the latest effort from its MSO (McLaren Special Operations) branch at the Pebble Beach Concours today, a sedate-looking new GT with a wildly personalized interior.The McLaren GT by MSO comes in a new MSO Defined Flux Silver paint with, of course, a contrasting Satin Graphite on the lower aero pieces and an MSO Bright Pack that adds polished titanium exhaust trim and Gloss Black Diamond Cut wheels.But it’s inside where the realization of a hypothetical customer’s customization really gets shown off, via touches like Geoform Stitching on the seat backs, door cards and armrests; and the vaguely metallic Flux White Leather upholstery. Trending in Canada RELATED TAGSMcLarenLuxuryLuxury CarsSupercarsLuxury VehiclesNew VehiclesSupercars The Rolls-Royce Boat Tail may be the most expensive new car ever We encourage all readers to share their views on our articles using Facebook commenting Visit our FAQ page for more information. Trending Videos See More Videos PlayThe Rolls-Royce Boat Tail may be the most expensive new car everPlay3 common new car problems (and how to prevent them) | Maintenance Advice | Driving.caPlayFinal 5 Minivan Contenders | Driving.caPlay2021 Volvo XC90 Recharge | Ministry of Interior Affairs | Driving.caPlayThe 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is a new take on Canada’s fave truck | Driving.caPlayBuying a used Toyota Tundra? Check these 5 things first | Used Truck Advice | Driving.caPlayCanada’s most efficient trucks in 2021 | Driving.caPlay3 ways to make night driving safer and more comfortable | Advice | Driving.caPlayDriving into the Future: Sustainability and Innovation in tomorrow’s cars | virtual panelPlayThese spy shots get us an early glimpse of some future models | advertisementcenter_img Rolls-Royce sees record sales in 2018, customized cars on the rise The powertrain is still the awesome 4.0-litre V8 found in not-so-personalized GTs, the 612-hp turbocharged one that pulls off the old zero-to-60 mph (96 km/h) in 3.1 seconds. The cost of all these options will be known, of course, only to their buyers, but a GT generally will set you back US$210,000 in North America if you snag one when it goes on sale later this year. COMMENTSSHARE YOUR THOUGHTS Bespoke floor mats, an MSO Electrochromic roof and an MSO logo debossed in the headrests are just a few of the other options this demo shows off quite nicely.“We believe that the McLaren GT has class leading elegance and sophistication, and is the perfect car to further personalize, whether it be through an MSO Defined or MSO Bespoke option, or alternatively, a unique, customer inspired design that MSO delivers a stunning interpretation of,” said Ansar Ali, Managing Director, McLaren Special Operations, in a statement.RELATED Singer bringing two Porsche 911s to Goodwood, including DLS in new livery Buy It! Princess Diana’s humble little 1981 Ford Escort is up for auction An engagement gift from Prince Charles, the car is being sold by a Princess Di “superfan” ‹ Previous Next ›last_img read more