The 2020 McLaren 720S delivers an incredible driving experience, with its robust V8 engine, quick-shifting transmission, precise and responsive steering, and a plethora of advanced performance technologies. Read more to find out about the top speed and acceleration times of the 2020 McLaren 720S.
2020 McLaren 720S Top Speed and Acceleration Times
The top speed of the 2020 McLaren 720S is 341 kph (212 mph). The supercar can go from 0 – 100 kph (62 kph) in just 2.9 seconds and 0 – 200 mph (124 mph) in only 7.8 seconds.
The impressive speed and acceleration of the 2020 McLaren 720S can be credited to its sophisticated 4.0L V8 engine, which features electrically-actuated twin-scroll turbochargers. Paired with the quick-shifting 7-speed + reverse Seamless Shift Gearbox, the engine churns out 710 horsepower and 568 lb-ft of torque.
The rapid acceleration of the McLaren 720S is also aided by a Launch Control function, as well as the aerodynamic design with a liberal use of lightweight materials, including carbon fiber and available Super-Lightweight 10-Spoke forged alloy wheels. Along with adding to the stylish look, many of the exterior components improve aerodynamic efficiency. This includes front air intakes, a front splitter, hood air intakes, rear fender air intakes, a rear aero bridge, and an Active Rear Spoiler with the Drag Reduction System.
Additional Performance Features in the 2020 McLaren 720S
The 2020 McLaren 720S offers a multitude of many other performance-enhancing features. This includes Variable Drift Control, Electronic Stability Control, the Traction Control System, range calculation, an open differential, adaptive damping for the suspension, McLaren Brake Steer, a twin exit stainless steel exhaust system, Brake Assist technology, and adjustable powertrain modes with settings for Comfort, Sport, and Track.