This special edition was made exclusively for the Middle East [PHOTO]

A special edition has been made exclusively for the Middle East.

McLaren 650S Spider Al Sahara 79

McLaren has debuted a special edition for the Middle East at the Dubai Motor Show.

According to the automaker, the McLaren 650S Spider Al Sahara 79 was made exclusively for its Middle East customers.

This special edition's name is from the Arabic translation for desert while the pearlescent white gold paintwork is inspired by the golden sands of the Middle East’s landscape.

Developed by McLaren Special Operations (MSO), the 650S Spider Al Sahara 79 has a retractable hard top, lightweight forged alloy wheels, carbon fiber utilized for the side intakes, front splitter and rear diffuser.

Other features include full-length carbon fiber MS0-branded side blades, black and Almond White leather sports seats with contrasting stitching, a dark golden finish to all switchgear and heating vents, 3.8-liter twin-turbo V8 with 641 hp and 500 lb-ft of torque.

This special edition is expected to go for 1,456,308 AED(N79.6m).

Other cars debuted at the show include the new 570S and a bespoke P1.


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