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McLaren's latest supercar has 804 horsepower and no roof

[2019.11.13, Wed 19:05] How can McLaren top those? With a high-performance two-seat roadster named Elva. In the early 1960s, McLaren built a successful car for the Can-Am series called the M1A. Race wins led to a flood of orders, but McLaren couldn't keep up. Elva is no longer around, but McLaren acquired the rights to the name for its new supercar. McLaren also devised a system that directs air around the cockpit, reducing the harsh wind buffeting that often occurs when driving at high speeds in an open car. The Elva is powered by the same 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 used in the McLaren 720S and Senna. McLaren claims the Elva will do zero to 62 mph in under three seconds, and zero to 124 mph in 6.7 seconds, but didn't mention a top speed. The Elva is priced at $1.69 million, making it the second most expensive McLaren.
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