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Is this a prototype of the upcoming McLaren 720LT?

McLaren has already confirmed that a more hardcore 720S is on its way. Could this be an early prototype of the McLaren 720LT? The McLaren 720S made its debut at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. It was later revealed that the McLaren boss would soon sign-off a “Long Tail” version of the 720S. Like the 675LT, the McLaren 720LT is likely to feature a more powerful engine and an updated aerodynamics package. The prototype vehicle – XP531, which was spotted in London looks more like a stock 720S. It’s difficult…

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McLaren 720S GT3 will race in a one-make series in 2019

Will this McLaren 720S GT3 race at the Le Mans 24 Hours in the near future? McLaren may not be having the best Formula 1 seasons, but that hasn’t stopped them from developing new supercars both for the road and track. After the BP23 Hyper GT, the British car maker announced a more track focused supercar (codenamed P15) which is slated to be the brand’s most extreme model yet. McLaren has now announced a track only 720S GT3 with plans for a one-make GT racing series and a driver development…

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VIDEO: McLaren 720S could be making 775 Horespower

Brooks from Dragtimes finally got a chance to put his McLaren 720S a dyno and the results will surprise you. McLaren claims that the 4.0-liter, twin-turbo V8 in the 720S makes 710 hp and 568 lb-ft. Now, car makers are known to put out conservative figures and McLaren is no exception. On the dyno, the 720S made 691 hp at the wheels. If you consider a 10 percent drivetrain loss, the 720S could be making in excess of 760 hp at the crank. The owner however thinks this figure could…

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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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