McLaren 720S Turned Into A Pile Of Junk Following Horrific Crash

A McLaren 720S was completely destroyed in a mysterious accident recently.

The wreckage was spotted by police in the desert near Las Vegas this weekend, and as it can be seen in the video and images that follow, the car was beyond salvageable.

At first glance, it appears that due to excessive speeding, the British supercar skidded off the road, rolled over several times and then finally came to a complete stop on its belly.

The brilliant carbon fiber monocoque saved the lives of the occupants, as the interior retained most of its original shape, on the driver’s side at least. It’s been reported that the person sitting behind the wheel and the passenger are at the hospital with minor injuries, most of which are bruises.

Also Watch: Richard Hammond Ruined A McLaren 720S After Refueling It With Water

However, as beat up as it may be, there are still some parts that can be re-used, such as the seats, several buttons inside and the steering wheel, whose airbag didn’t deploy, for some reason.

Things don’t look that promising when it comes to the mid-mounted twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8 engine though, as it seems to have been severely beat up, just like the rest of the supercar.

Given that it was discovered by the local police on a road used by Corsa Rally participants, it’s not excluded that this McLaren 720S could have been taking part in the event.

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  • Mr. Crankypants

    Dibs on the wheels!

  • Mr. Crankypants

    Mom, Dad -I had a minor fender-bender on this unreasonably twisty stretch of road and what a powerful life lesson…

  • Gust

    Give me screwdriver tool and 15 minutes and you wont find anything 😉

  • Mr. Crankypants

    Yes, I’d like the full-service wash & detail with new-car scent please…

  • Knotmyrealname

    That’ll buff right ou…… actually it won’t.

  • Mr. Crankypants

    Hello, Paintless Dent Removal…can you handle carbon fiber repair?

  • Moveon Libtards

    What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas.

  • GobbleUp

    Autotrader ad: “like new, no scratches or dents”

  • Zandit75

    How to improve the look of your 720S in one easy step!!

  • Bo Hanan

    And the driver door still opened…

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