McLaren MP4-12C Spider | US$265,750.00 | www.mclarenautomotive.com
unless you resides in a tropical country, this is the time of the year where you get to enjoy the exhilaration of drop top motoring and feel the breeze caressing your hair. whether you choose to go on a two-wheeler or a convertible sports car is entirely up to you but if we were you and if money is of no object, we’d go for the McLaren MP4-12C Spider. under the hood of its one-piece moulded chassis (aka carbon ‘MonoCell’) is a 616 horsepower 3.8-liter V8 twin-turbo unit, mated to a 7-speed SSG dual-clutch transmission that rockets this sexy drop top beast from naught to 100 km/h (62 mph) in just 3.1 seconds and on the way to a top speed of 329 km/h. other features include a Retractable Hard Top folding roof that takes just 17 seconds to fully lower or raise even when the vehicle is on the move (for up to a speed of 30 km/h or 18 mph), an electronically-operated rear windscreen, 52-liter of luggage space (with roof raised), a passive Roll Over Protection System, steering-mounted shift paddles, and vehicle dynamics that comprises of Brake Steer, ProActive Chassis Control, as well as McLaren Airbrake technology that gives you the best of comfort driving and race car performance and handling. for a princely sum of $265,750, McLaren is throwing in a specially designed bespoke luggage together with the purchase of this luxurious drop top supercar. join us for a gallery of the MP4-12C Spider after the break.