Automotive Of The Day: 2019 McLaren Senna

The McLaren Senna is the top of McLaren efficiency. It combines the three principal issues of a excessive efficiency car – aerodynamics, chassis and energy – in an unequalled method. As a purpose-built monitor automobile, it nonetheless manages to be road-legal; however don’t anticipate to have an opportunity encounter with it at any race tracks or on the road.

2019 mclaren senna

Because of its spartan inside and bodily demanding nature, the automobile precludes largely any sense of ‘every day use’ and would require an skilled and succesful driver behind the wheel to push the automobile over seven-tenths on a street course. The automobile can be a little bit of a unicorn with all 500 models having been spoken for.

The McLaren Senna is powered by a twin-turbocharged 4.0L V8 engine which produces 789-horsepower @ 7,250 rpm and 590 lb-ft of torque at 5,500 rpm. With its light-weight and mid-engined-rear-wheel-drive structure, the Senna predictably gives its occupants with head banging acceleration through its 7-speed SSG twin clutch transmission.

Whereas characteristically excessive revving in nature, the automobile nonetheless packs loads of punch within the decrease vary because it surges ahead in the direction of peak energy in a linear (to not be mistaken as boring) method. With launch management enabled, the rear-driven automobile is ready to obtain 0-62 mph in 2.8 seconds, 0-124 mph in 6.8 seconds, and full the ¼ mile in 9.8 seconds and might attain a high pace of 211 mph.