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Say hello to the McLaren 765LT

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Say hello to the McLaren 765LT

Meet the new McLaren 765LT. The new 765LT uses McLaren's 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 that makes 755 horsepower (563 kilowatts and 590 pound-feet (800 Newton-meters) of torque. The power runs through a seven-speed dual-clutch gearbox with tweaks that make shifts 15-percent faster compared to a 720S. McLaren claims the 765LT can hit 96 kilometers per hour in 2.7 seconds and 100 kph can be reached in 2.8 seconds. The 765LT weighs 80 kilograms less than the 720s with the savings coming from components like advanced forms of carbon fiber, a titanium exhaust and thinner glass. The new longtail rides on Ultra-Lightweight 10-spoke forged alloy wheels,...

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