Spotted: McLaren 650S in Jakarta

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We were at the One Pacific Place in Jakarta with my son to actually bring him in Kidzania Jakarta when we were stop seeing photographers taking pictures knowing lately that it was a media launching of Jeep 2015 Grand Cherokee. As car lovers we can’t let this chance to pass without looking a glance of the new Jeep 2015 Grand Cherokee.

I was taking photos of it when a McLaren 650s display was in front of us also, Because launching was held in front of McLaren Jakarta dealership. I was hesitant at first asking permission lucky enough Ms. Agnes Susanto the Personal Assistant to the CEO of McLaren Jakarta was so hospitable and kind enough to entertain us and even permitted us to take photos inside.  She was so kind to answer question my son Kyle is asking. She even invited us to see some of the displayed McLaren supercars.

McLaren 650S

650S Interior

650S Wheel

English supercar McLaren 650s was launch in Indonesia last May 2014, although it made its debut at the Geneva Motor Show 2014 that catches the attention of supercar lover across the globe.

McLaren MP4

More photos of  McLaren 650S here

McLaren 650S is equipped with a V8, 3.8 litre double turbo engine, that can generate 651hp and 678Nm of Torque. This supercar can reach the speed off 0-100km/hr in just three seconds and 200km/hr in just 8.6seconds. It has a maximum speed of 329km/hr. I was not sure if my memory serves me right Ms. Susanto said it was price 4.B Indonesian Rupiah at about 13 million plus in Philippine peso. Defends how our government in force the luxury car taxation but it was also price almost 270,00 US dollar in United States. I am not sure what the status of the company that will bring McLaren in the Philippines that will officially sell McLaren Cars here.

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Kit is a self-taught photographer who possesses an insatiable desire to capture and freeze through his lens remarkable moments that revolve around travel, food, sports and special events. A registered nurse by profession, Kit traces back his passion for visual media when his camera has become his constant companion to his various medical missions and travels. His photographic works can be viewed at the TheSideTripper.com and Imahe.net, website he established that feature collections of photographs and blogs about the many travel and food tripping adventures of his family and friends. He also undertakes freelance assignments for online and print publications, most recently at Motorcycle Magazine where he is a contributor. He may be reached at admin@thesidetripper.com.

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