Ferrari 488 and McLaren 720S fight drag with Lamborghini AventadorJune 6, 2020
Bloggers compared the acceleration and braking dynamics of three supercars
Browsers of the YouTube channel carwow duel between three supercars of different manufacturers – the “track” Ferrari 488 Pista, the special version of the Lamborghini Aventador SV and the McLaren 720S. According to tradition, the competition consisted of a 402-meter drag race, races with different settings and a test of the effectiveness of the brakes.
Lamborghini Aventador SV became serial in 2015, the supercar drives the engine V12 6.5 with a capacity of 750 forces and a torque of 690 Nm. Drive – full, robotic gearbox with seven steps has only one clutch. Weight – 1570 kilograms, the price at the time of debut – 315 thousand pounds.
The Ferrari 488 Pista is the lightest and most modern of the Trinity. The model was presented in 2018, under the hood a 3.9-liter 720-horsepower (770 Nm) V8 with double supercharging, a drive on the rear axle, a gearbox – a 7-speed robotized gearbox with two clutches. Weight – 1390 kilograms, the price in the UK – 300 thousand pounds.
The McLaren 720S debuted a year earlier than the 488 Pista. Under the hood of the British supercar V8 twin-turbo 4.0-liter. Power and torque are identical: 720 hp and 770 Nm. Transmission – 7-speed robotic with two clutches, rear-wheel drive. Weight 1,420 kilograms, the price in the UK is only 150 thousand pounds.
Although McLaren is half the price of Italian supercars, the 720S is not inferior in performance to more eminent competitors. All duelists won in one discipline, and the result of a race from a place depended on the reaction time, “hook” on the first meters of the distance and gear shifting.
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