McLaren 540C 3.8 V8 SSG (540 hp, petrol, 2015) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

coupe (fixed-head coupé), 2 doors, 2 seats, dimensions: 4530.00 mm x 2095.00 mm x 1202.00 mm, weight: 1311 kg, engine displacement: 3799 cc, 8 cylinders, max power: 540 hp @ 7500 rpm, max torque: 540 Nm @ 3500 - 6500 rpm, acceleration (0-100): 3.50 s, max speed: 320 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): - / 7, fuel type: petrol, fuel consumption (urban/extra urban/combined): 16.5 l / 7.4 l / 10.7 l
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Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

Model3.8 V8 SSG
First year of production2015
Last year of production-

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typecoupe (fixed-head coupé)
Number of doors2 (two)
Number of seats2 (two)
Front track-
Rear track-
Length4530.00 mm (millimeters)
14.86 ft (feet)
178.35 in (inches)
4.5300 m (meters)
Width2095.00 mm (millimeters)
6.87 ft (feet)
82.48 in (inches)
2.0950 m (meters)
Height1202.00 mm (millimeters)
3.94 ft (feet)
47.32 in (inches)
1.2020 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity-
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity-
Curb weight1311 kg (kilograms)
2890.26 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight-
Capacity of the fuel tank-


Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelpetrol
Type of fuel systemdirect injection
Engine locationlongitudinal, mid
Engine displacement3799 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type-
Type of aspirationturbo
Compression ratio-
Arrangement of the cylindersV engine
Number of cylinders8 (eight)
Valves per cylinder-
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)-
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)-

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power540 hp (horse power)
402.7 kW (kilowatts)
547.5 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at7500 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque540 Nm (newton meters)
55.1 kgm (kilogram meters)
398.3 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at3500 - 6500 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h3.50 s (seconds)
Maximum speed320 km/h (kilometers per hour)
198.84 mph (miles per hour)

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)16.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
3.63 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
4.36 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
14.26 mpg (miles per gallon)
3.77 mpl (miles per liter)
6.06 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)7.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.63 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.95 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
31.79 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.40 mpl (miles per liter)
13.51 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)10.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.35 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.83 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
21.98 mpg (miles per gallon)
5.81 mpl (miles per liter)
9.35 km/l (kilometers per liter)
CO2 emissions249 g/km (grammes per kilometer)

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model7 SSG
Type of transmissionautomatic
Number of automatic gears7 (seven)
Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)


Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steering-
Type of power steering-
Turning circle diameter-


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension-
Type of rear suspension-


Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakes-
Type of rear brakes-
ABS (anti-lock braking system)-


Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size-
Tyre code-

Compared to average values

The difference in percent between the values of some of the vehicle's characteristics and their average values.

Length+ 1%
Width+ 18%
Height- 20%
Curb weight- 8%
Engine displacement+ 69%
Maximum power+ 240%
Maximum torque+ 104%
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h- 66%
Maximum speed+ 59%
Fuel consumption (urban)+ 64%
Fuel consumption (extra urban)+ 20%
Fuel consumption (combined)+ 44%