The following-generation McLaren includes a hybrid V6 powertrain, and can sit between the GT and the 720S.

McLaren has confirmed its next-generation supercar might be launched within the first half of 2021.

The automobile – which doesn’t but have an official mannequin title – would be the first constructed on the model’s MCLA carbon fibre lightweight architecture.

A V6 hybrid powertrain differentiates the automobile from all of its McLaren on-road predecessors, which have used twin-turbo V8 motors in current instances. Efficiency figures for the hybrid V6 are but to be introduced.

In line with the British sports car manufacturer, zero-emission driving might be potential for medium-range journeys.

“This all-new McLaren supercar is the distillation of the whole lot now we have performed to this point; all that now we have realized and achieved,” mentioned McLaren CEO, Mike Flewitt.

“This can be a new sort of McLaren for a brand new period, a rare drivers’ automobile that provides blistering efficiency in addition to an all-electric vary able to masking most city journeys.”

“We see this new McLaren as a real ‘subsequent era’ supercar and can’t wait to indicate it to prospects.”

No pricing particulars have been confirmed, nonetheless the hybrid will sit between the McLaren GT ($399,995 plus on highway prices) and the McLaren 720S ($489,900 plus on highway prices) within the model’s line-up.

Subsequently, it’s anticipated begin within the mid-$400,000 vary earlier than on highway prices are utilized.

The mannequin is anticipated to compete with Ferrari’s personal upcoming hybrid V6 creation, which has been spied testing in recent months.