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Festival of Speed | Press Article 22/06/16

McLaren 570S Sprint makes global dynamic debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed

22nd June 2016

McLaren will unleash its brand new 570S Sprint at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed (June 23-26), as the track-only model shows the world its stunning performance credentials for the first time.

Showcasing its racing lineage, the 570S Sprint will take to the famous Goodwood Hill over the weekend. Joining the Sprint model on the hill will be its sister model, the 570S Coupe from McLaren’s Sports Series range.

The 570S Sprint will be an undoubted highlight of one of the most extensive displays of McLaren models ever collated. 

The Festival of Speed will also host the most powerful McLaren ever built, the McLaren P1 GTR. With an eye-watering 986bhp and an F1-inspired Drag Reduction System, the P1 GTR is sure to catch the eye of petrolheads.

Adding to the McLaren line-up is the 650S Can-Am by MSO, on display as part of the 50th anniversary of the Can-Am championship, as well as the sold-out 675LT from the Super Series.

McLaren will also pay tribute to its motorsport heritage with:

To get your chance to see these iconic cars first-hand, get ticket information via www.goodwood.com/tickets 

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Editors Notes

The Festival of Speed will take place from 23-26 June 2016.

Tickets and hospitality packages for are on sale with Saturday and Weekend tickets now completely sold out and Grandstand Packages only available on Sunday. More information is available via www.goodwood.com/tickets or via phone 01243 755055.

Staged every summer since 1993, the Goodwood Festival of Speed is the world’s largest automotive garden party; set against the spectacular backdrop of Goodwood House in West Sussex, UK. Over 600 cars and motorcycles spanning the phenomenal history of motoring and motor sport take part with some of the most legendary figures from the sport as well as international celebrities regularly attending. Highlights of the 2015 event, which took place on June 25-28, included the Moving Motor Show presented by the AA in association with The Telegraph, Forest Rally Stage, Michelin Supercar Paddock, Michelin Supercar Run, F1 paddock presented by Sky Sports F1, Drivers’ Club presented by TAG Heuer, GAS Arena powered by TomTom Bandit, Cartier Style et Luxe Concours d’Elegance, Aviation Exhibition and Bonhams Auction.

For all Media enquiries, please contact Laura Gilbert-Burke or Gema Bernaldo de Quiros at the Goodwood Motor Sport Press Office:

Telephone: +44 (0)1243 755000

E-mail: laura.gilbert-burke@goodwood.com or gema.bernaldo@goodwood.com

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