McLaren 570S Tunes Up To 650S by Novitec
McLaren’s 3.8-liter twin-turbo V8 is capable of producing a lot more than the 562 horsepower it offers in the 570S. We know that because McLaren uses a higher-output version of the same in the 650S. We decide to Leave it to Novitec, then, to unlock more of the engine’s potential.
The German famous tuner has made a name for itself customizing Ferrari Novitec Rosso and Lamborghini Novitec Torado, and has now turned its attention to Woking’s good.
That effort starts with the entry-level Sports Series, which Novitec has tweaked to produce 646 hp – about the same as the output from the 650S – thanks to enhanced engine mapping and an Inconel exhaust.
Novitec is also offering a full aero kit developed in a wind tunnel, along with upgraded rolling stock: the vehicle pictured here is wearing staggered MC1 alloys measuring 20 inches at the front and 21 at the back.
However, is a junior supercar that can hit 62 from a standstill in 3.0 seconds flat and hustle all the way up to 208 miles per hour.