THE 540C DEVELOPS 540PS AND 540 NM OF TORQUE
An exceptional amount for a rear-wheel drive to do 0-100 km/h in 3.5 seconds and 0-200 km/h in 10.5 s
Future rival of the Porsche 911 Turbo and presented at the Shanghai Motor Show, the McLaren 540C is now available here.
“The new 540C Coupé is the most affordable version to access the world of McLaren.”
McLaren 540C “C” for Coupé “(there will be a Spider version later …) runs on a Mclaren designed twin turbocharged V8 developing 540 PS at 7500 rpm and 540 Nm of torque at 3500 rpm, it is equipped with the Stop & Start system to offer standardized combined consumption (illusory) for less than 10 L/100 km!
The car is capable of doing 0-100 km/h in 3.5s, 0-200 km/h in 10.5s, its top speed is 320 km/h and weighs 1311 kg, 150 kg less than its closest rival according to McLaren.
The 540C differs aerodynamically from the 570S with some differences, new 19”and 20” inch wheels and a simplified rear diffuser.
The suspension has been compromised for a more road oriented use compared to the 570S.
“From 0-100 km/h in 3.5s and from 0-200 km/h in 10.5s”