McLaren Confirms Third Model, Officially Named Sport Series

Sami Haj-Assaad
by Sami Haj-Assaad

There have been rumors for some time that a new McLaren model, code-named the P13, is in the works. Now the company is officially confirming that a new car is on the way.

Called the Sport Series, this model will debut in 2015. It will be positioned in the company’s range below the 650S. Along with this confirmation of the vehicle the company has also mentioned the fact that the car will feature a mid-mounted V8 engine and a carbon fiber chassis. The Sport Series will be new territory for the company that is usually known for its exotic supercars.

The McLaren Sport Series will feature an extensive launch campaign that focuses on 13 game-changing moments in the McLaren world. These stories will be told in coming weeks using the hashtag #BlackSwanMoments. Watch the teaser video below.

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Sami Haj-Assaad
Sami Haj-Assaad

Sami has an unquenchable thirst for car knowledge and has been at AutoGuide for the past six years. He has a degree in journalism and media studies from the University of Guelph-Humber in Toronto and has won multiple journalism awards from the Automotive Journalist Association of Canada. Sami is also on the jury for the World Car Awards.

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  • Alex Kozovski Alex Kozovski on Nov 06, 2014

    Thats a strange name for a car, isn't it? Or will it just be shortened to SS?

  • Cedric Davy Cedric Davy on Nov 08, 2014

    I miss the real automotive journalists, the ones who took the time to check their sources before writing stupid things like this article. Oh well, that's what you get with the internet... everyone's a news reporter.