Some things are inevitable. Toast lands butter side down, The Fast and Furious series produces yet another moronic plot, and manufacturers will cut the head off just about every machine they make. McLaren has long been expected to hack the roof off of their very successful MP4-12C to compete with arch rival Ferrari. Today the speculation has turned into fact.
The McLaren MP4-12C Spider will be formally unveiled on 3rd July and will feature the same 3.8 litre twin-turbo V8 as the coupe. How does 616BHP topless sound? It is an intriguing cocktail and one that we can not wait to sample for ourselves. Though unconfirmed, it is said that the car will feature an innovative metal folding roof, but we shall have to wait for official word on just how it completes its metamorphosis.