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Here’s the first reported crash of a McLaren 720S

A McLaren 720S just crashed while taking part in a local supercar event in Belgium. The supercar was released earlier this year and aside from the bikers rage incident in Miami, this is the first recorded major accident involving the car. There isn’t much info on how the accident actually took place but Wrecked Exotics reports that the Volcano Orange 720S was attending Zoute Gran Prix in Knokke-Heist, Belgium and while showing off its performance, the owner drifted the car into the woods. All we can do is hope the…

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McLaren 720S is faster than a Porsche 918 in a Rolling Race

The McLaren 720S is at it again – this time beating a Porsche 918 Spyder in a roll race. We were eagerly waiting for the comparison of the two cars. It isn’t a drag race as we were anticipating, but will suffice until Dragtimes prepares the two cars for a standing start comparison. The 720s did not just beat the Porsche, but also absolutely demolished the 675LT and the Ferrari F12 TDF. Later, it did come very close to beating the Chiron, losing by just a few inches. The Chiron…

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McLaren BP23 Hyper GT Supercar teaser images out!

Mclaren will unveil two ultimate series cars within the next two years. One of them will be a track focused monster, the other one will be a more comfort oriented Hyper GT. Code named BP23, it will resurrect the central-driving position first introduced in the legendary F1. Now, McLaren has released two teaser images of a BP23 Hyper GT test mule. Aside from the camouflage, what is striking is the central-driving position. If McLaren is not working on some special edition 720S with central driving position, this has to be…

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McLaren 720S destroys a Tesla Model S P100D in a Drag Race

So, finally there is a supercar that can defeat a Tesla Model S P100D in a drag race and it is none other than the McLaren 720S. Just last week we saw the Tesla Model S annihilate the very best supercars in Motor Trend’s World’s Greatest Drag Race 7. We also saw a 720S doing a half mile run faster than a Bugatti Veyron. So, a close fight between these two extremely different cars was certainly expected. But, as you can see in the video the 720S just demolished the…

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VIDEO: Mclaren 720S is faster than a Bugatti Veyron over 1/2 mile

The Mclaren 720S isn’t just faster than its supercar rivals like the Lamborghini Huracan or Ferrari 488 GTB, it demolishes them in almost all performance benchmarks. Those who have experienced it claim that it might rival the best of the hypercars. Now, there is evidence for the same with a 720S doing a half mile run in just 15.8 seconds. If you aren’t aware of how fast that is – a Bugatti Veyron clocks 16 sec over the same distance. The Porsche 918 Spyder, which is arguably the fastest of…

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India’s first McLaren 720S arrives in Bangalore

The first McLaren 720S in India just arrived in Bangalore. The supercar was delivered to its owner – Ranjit Sundaramurthy  in Dubai and was recently shipped over. It is one of the first 720S’ delivered in the UAE.   The spec on India’s first McLaren 720S is rather interesting. First of all, it is a left-hand-drive version since it will spending most of its time in Dubai. That said, it is dressed in Memphis Red and quite a few bits of its bodywork are in carbon fiber. It has the…

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Pink MSO McLaren 720S painted in ‘Fux Fuchsia’ Revealed

A one-off McLaren 720S by MSO has been showcased at Pebble Beach. The supercar was commissioned by mattress mogul Michael Fux and is painted in a unique shade called ‘Fux Fuchsia’. The striking exterior is complemented by a white leather interior with carbon fiber trim. It even has white Alcantara floormats. We’re not sure how the owner plans to keep them clean. There’s a hint of ‘Fux Fuchsia’ on the carbon steering wheel as well. The lightweight alloy wheels are finished in a dark grey shade to match the exposed…

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McLaren 720S Order books full. Sold out into 2018

The McLaren 720S is sold out already. According to Autocar, McLaren has received 1500 orders for the new 720S supercar. The company now has enough orders for the production line to be occupied into 2018. As per the report, some customers have placed orders for two cars- one in a factory spec and the other through MSO which would take more time to be delivered. It seems like the McLaren 720S is already success. The second-generation Super Series model was first showcased at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. It is…

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McLaren 720S Hot Start Mode is an Easter Egg Hiding in Plain Sight

The McLaren 720S hot start mode is one of two ways you can start it. The normal mode is pretty straight forward- left foot on the brake, hit the start button and you’re off. The 720S hot start mode is a bit more complicated than that, as a McLaren test driver explains in Jalopnik’s video. So, first you turn on the ignition by pressing the start-stop button. Then, press the ‘Active’ button from the drive select panel. Set the powertrain to ‘Track’ mode using the rotary switch. Now, hit the start button…

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VIDEO: First McLaren 720S Spotted in Monaco

The first McLaren 720S has been spotted in Monaco. This was not a customer, although it won’t be long until we see one driving around town. A stunning 720S in Argon (a metallic bronze shade) dropped by McLaren Monaco for a special event. Sadly, the car was there just for a day and was shipped back following a launch presentation. That said, it did cause a stir as twin-turbo V8 was fired up to back it up into the showroom. This being Monaco, a crowd of supercar spotters was present…

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