The Mighty McLaren 720S Wants To Have Its Cake And Eat It

There’s no denying that the new McLaren 720S is mighty impressive piece of kit, but what exactly does this mean in supercar terms?

Approaching things differently is sort of McLaren’s motto, and perhaps this is why you don’t know what to expect from the latest model that came out of Woking.

The numbers are certainly more than exciting, with the new twin-turbo 4.0-litre V8 pumping out 710hp (720PS) and 568lb-ft of torque, while still able to rev up to 8,500rpm. McLaren claims 2.8 seconds for the 0-60mph and 7.8 seconds for the 0-124mph sprint, while the quarter mile is dealt in 10.3 seconds. These are some eye-popping numbers.

And then you take a look at the rest of the car: not the sci-fi design approach, but the little things like the thin pillars on McLaren’s second-gen carbon fiber structure which give the cabin a very airy feeling and citycar-like visibility, or the cabin which now offers more space for both a passenger and your stuff.

McLaren created one of the fastest supercars on the planet this side of a Bugatti Chiron, but also gave it an unprecedented road-friendly character, creating one of the most nontraditional supercars ever.
reviews the new McLaren 720S in their latest video linked below



GM Files Trademark For ‘Envista’ Name, Is A New Model Coming?

General Motors could use the Envista name for one of the two crossovers Buick is thought to be developing.

Lamborghini Huracan Performante Crashes While Leaving Car Meet

This Performante is so badly damaged, it will, in all likelihood, be deemed a write-off.

Model 3 Vs. E63 S AMG Vs. Grand Cherokee SRT8 In An Unlikely Three-Way Battle

The Mercedes-AMG E63 S has a twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8 and shows the Tesla Model 3 a few tricks.

Porsche Might Go All-Electric For 918 Successor – And Rimac Could Play A Role

Whatever the powertrain, Porsche’s CEO wants their next hypercar to be the best in the market.

Purple Ford GT On Huge Wheels Doesn’t Really Work, Wouldn’t You Say?

This hue isn’t offered by Ford, so it’s probably a wrap, but it’s the rims, which seem too big, that don’t quite fit.

Thou Shall Not Overpass: Transporter Misjudges Height, Car On Top Gets Smashed

Following the crash, debris scattered across all Northbound lanes of I-95, near Norwalk, Connecticut.

$465k GEV Patagonia Is The Best Way To Travel The World On Four Wheels

The GEV Patagonia can use many different chassis configurations and is a small home on off-road wheels.

Watch The Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S Put Its 630 HP To Good Use

The issue with the range-topping GT 4-Door Coupe is not power, but finding a straight long enough to unleash it.

The Nissan Stelvio Zagato Looks Like It Came From Mars And Landed On Earth

This rare Nissan Stelvio Zagato has an asking price of almost $50,000.

2020 Corvette C8 Spied As NY Auto Show Debut Appears Unlikely

The 2020 Corvette was a no show in Detroit and it doesn’t appear GM has any major introductions planned for New Year.