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The McLaren Senna breaks 4 US track test records

The Senna set the fastest ever production-car lap record for 4 major US automotive publications.

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The McLaren's 4.0 liter V8 powered monster is coming in hot. The McLaren Senna as set the fastest ever production-car lap record for 4 major US automotive publications.

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The Senna set the production-car lap record for Automobile’s "Pro Racer’s Take" with Andy Pilgrim, which took place at the full Grand Course at NCM Motorsports Park, Kentucky and the Senna did it in 2:02.86. Also taking place at NCM, the Senna at Road & Track’s "Performance Car of the Year 2019" recorded the fastest PCOTY lap-time ever. It achieved a 2-mile NCM West Circuit time in 1:23.34.

At Car and Driver’s "Lightning Lap 2019", the Senna became the fastest car they have ever lapped in 13 years and 263 cars. It completed the 4.1-mile Grand Course at Virginia International Raceway (VIR) in 2:34.9. This also makes it the unofficial VIR record holder.

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And as if three records were not good enough, the Senna participated in Motor Trend's "Best Driver's Car 2019". It became the first production-car to lap WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in under 1:28, with a final time of 1:27.62.

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Comments (3)

  • it makes sense but it’s crazy to think it’ll get much more advanced from here on out

      24 days ago
  • I'm waiting for the Gordon Murray Automotive T.50 to make some records. With the down-force the fan will help create, it should go faster...

      17 days ago
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