McLaren GT Series

The official McLaren customer racing championship, endorsed by the FIA

Pure Mclaren GT Series

Following the global uncertainty surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic, the Pure McLaren GT Series is excited to be returning in 2021 for another action-packed season of wheel-to-wheel racing. The safety and wellbeing of our customers and staff remains our highest priority. We continue to monitor the global COVID-19 situation and review guidelines from UK Government and the World Health Organisation. For the full statement please see here

 

Please check back for updates and a calendar reveal later this year. In the meantime, if you are interested in learning more about the Series then please contact [email protected]

The Pure McLaren GT Series is an FIA sanctioned international One-Make Racing Championship, based around the astounding McLaren 570S GT4.

The series provides an opportunity for McLaren owners with track driving experience to take their first steps into racing. Competitors are supported each step of the way by our team of motorsport experts with over five decades of racing know-how.

McLaren GT Series

Why race in the pure mclaren gt series?

Hassle-free arrive and drive

  • From the moment you arrive at the event, to the moment you leave, everything is taken care of by McLaren

  • Accommodation, hospitality, car transport and preparation, one-to-one driver coaching & consumables are all included

     

Unbeatable levels of track time

  • Four practice sessions, two qualifying sessions & two races per weekend

  • Option of a full days’ testing before each race weekend

     

A friendly, open atmosphere

  • The series is for enthusiast drivers - no professional drivers are allowed

  • You’ll be fighting for the overall win of both the race and championship, not a sub-class win

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Quality

5* accommodation & hospitality

  • Racers and guests alike benefit from stunning hotels, restaurants and trackside hospitality throughout the weekend

     

The world’s best driving circuits

  • Includes many venues used by Formula One™

     

A fantastic McLaren racing car

  • The McLaren 570S GT4 is a mid-engine racing car with a carbon fibre chassis and 420PS

  • Car rental is available for those who don’t yet own a McLaren 570S GT4

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Variety

Fight for overall victory

  • Fiercely competitive on-track, with great camaraderie when the chequered flag falls

  • This atmosphere makes for 6 fantastic weekends for you, your family & friends

     

A level playing field

  • All cars are of the exact same specification, with set up overseen by McLaren

  • Cars are run throughout the weekend by your own team of engineers and technicians

     

Categories

  • Pure McLaren GT Series: The overall race category open to all competitors

  • Bruce McLaren Cup: A subcategory aimed at competitors that have not held a racing licence for longer than one year

     

Both categories will be contested simultaneously and drivers may compete in both categories should they meet the entry criteria.

GT Series Highlights 2019
“Competing within the Pure McLaren GT Series pushes me to the best of my driving ability and allows me to position myself against competitors of a similar level. The team provide everything I need at each round, allowing me to fully enjoy and make the most of the experience.”
Issam Charrouf
Pure McLaren GT Series Competitor

The Car

Engine
3.8 litre (3,799cc)/twin turbo V8 M838TE
Transmission
7-Speed SSG
Chassis
McLaren Carbon Fibre Monocell II Chassis; aluminium front & rear frames and crash structures
Wheels
Cast magnesium 9”x18” front/11”x18” rear
Tyres
Pirelli racing tyres 265/645-18” front - 305/680-18” rear
Suspension
2-way adjustable motorsport dampers with coil-over springs, front and rear
Driver’s seat
Winged head-rest - FIA approved
Driver’s harness
6-point race harness
Roll cage
FIA Approved
Fuel cell
FIA Approved
Fuel capacity
110 litres
Windscreen
570S standard
Fire extinguisher
FIA Approved
Fuel filler
Dry-break quick release
Rain light
FIA Approved
V Box telemetry and cameras
Includes HD VBOX telemetry systems, on-board camera, box and circuit tools software

Contact Us

Please contact the McLaren Experiences Team directly if you are interested in competing within the Pure McLaren GT Series on +441483262035 (lines open Mon - Fri, 9:30 - 17:30 GMT) or email at [email protected]