The 720S Spa 68 collection fittingly commissioned by the McLaren Brussels was made to honour first Formula 1 win of McLaren which took place 50 years ago at the’ Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps’.
This was Bruce McLaren’s fourth and final F1 victory before his death in 1970. As per McLaren notes, victory in June 1968 has been later followed in the years by eight constructor championships and 12 drivers’ championships where the first of both occurring in 1974 with Emerson Fittipaldi driving.
Mclaren Special Operations’ Anniversary Orange paint has been used in all the three 720S and the hue of the cars has been done in the style of the original 1968 M7A F1 car. Moreover, there are outlines of the track on the bodywork and on the headrests along with numerous inscriptions noting the occasion. You can also find a numbered plaque to mark the series number and there is an orange script on the carbon fiber sill cover inside the door.