Street Drag – McLaren 720S vs. Jeep Trackhawk

August 11th, 2020

Today, we are taking a ride along with Forza Tuning and Performance founder and President Brenton Brown in a McLaren 720S. Brenton is an entrepreneur, a father and one of the leading performance gurus in the nation. Just for kicks, Brenton is putting the McLaren up against a stock Jeep Trackhawk in a drag race (on a closed course). Let’s see what he thinks about this British beauty and what it can do with the most powerful production SUV on the planet. With the capacity to produce 710hp and 568 lb.-ft. of torque, the McLaren 720S is by any standard Read More

Supercar Street Hits – McLaren 720S vs 1000HP R32 GTR

May 12th, 2020

Lessons learned include the fact that anything wearing the McLaren nameplate is pretty difficult to get the jump on. Even if you have a ton more horsepower, it seems like anything in the McLaren lineup – with their above-average power-to-weight ratio – has the potential to jump out on you and take it to the stripe pretty hard. That being said, this primo (JDM) Nissan GTR ain’t conceding the victory. Not by a long shot. This is definitely not your run-of-the-mill Nissan GTR. The engine has been upgraded with a stroker kit that bumps it up (from a 2.6-liter) to Read More

Pure Turbo McLaren vs. Underground Racing Lambo – Street Hits  

April 4th, 2020

This night of street racing (in Mexico) features some of the most impressive exotics that we have seen (on the street) in a while. This McLaren clique is determined to work their British muscle into competition with the Underground Racing (UR) contingent. Careful what you ask for… Cameraman Fred climbs onboard a Battleship Gray McLaren 570GT that has been upgraded with a Pure Turbo Stage 1 Kit, a Soul Performance 3.5-inch catless downpipe assembly and a DME custom tune. Output is estimated to be somewhere in the 750-850hp range. As fate would have it, the guy in the gray McLaren Read More

1000HP Dodge Demon vs. McLaren 720S – Track Digs

March 31st, 2020

Demonology versus Dragtimes. That’s what’s up! These two hardcore auto enthusiasts have brought out a pair of stallions to see which one can claim the title “King of the Quarter Mile”. The domestic bruiser is big and bulky with a giant supercharged HEMI under the hood. The British beauty is lightweight with a smaller, twin turbocharged V8. Both cars are modified for performance and both are rear-wheel drive. Which of them is up to the task? Let’s have a look. The McLaren 720S is prepared by 1K Motorsports in Ft. Myers, Florida. It is lauded as the Fastest McLaren in Read More

McLaren 570S vs. Mustang Shelby GT500 – Street Hits

March 13th, 2020

Where do you think all the competitors go when the track closes during TX2K20? They turn out on the streets (of Mexico) for some roll racing action under the moonlight. It’s early in the weekend but there are some heavy hitters on hand for this night of roll racing on the interstate. Buckle up and get ready to race. Our camera car is a Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 with a camshaft upgrade. It is running E85 fuel and is capable of producing 800hp. In maroon, it looks great, too. As we roll out of the parking lot and onto the Read More

Corvette ZR1 vs. McLaren 570S – Street Hits

November 1st, 2019

So, whadda ya’ get when you cross a 700hp Corvette ZR1 with a McLaren 570S? How about an uncontrollable desire to see which one is faster? Lining up these two beautiful examples of automotive engineering seems as natural birds and bees. The test of the night is roll racing from the highways of Mexico. There are a pack of rabid ‘Vettes on hand, several modified Mustangs, a high-powered Cadillac CTS-V and – don’t forget – the exotic McLaren. This is going to be a hoot! The action heats up with a 700hp ZR1 (supercharged 6.2-liter) on the left and a Read More

McLaren vs. Lamborghini vs. Fox Body

October 2nd, 2019

Greetings racing fans and speed aficionados of every creed. Welcome to a contest that seems stranger than fiction. You turn up for a TRC Invitational day and you half expect to see a McLaren roll out against a Lamborghini. What you don’t expect to see is a Mustang Fox Body gaptize the Lamborghini – after the Lambo spanks the McLaren. Let’s get a closer look. Seems that this Fox Body has been modified to get the better of supercars on street or strip. A giant (572 cubic-inch) Coyote engine (built by Levin Motorsports) has been crammed under the hood. It Read More

Nitrous McLaren vs. Whipple CTS-V, Big Turbo R35 GT-R

September 9th, 2019

This clip takes us south of the border for some hotly contested roll racing hits on the interstate. Without further ado, let’s have a gander at the competitors. Multiple camera angles make the cheese mo’ binding. Camera Car 1 is an R35 Nissan GT-R with a Garrett 3582 (62-millimeter) turbocharger. It is capable of making 1,250hp. Camera Car 2 is a thumping Cadillac CTS-V3 that has been modified with a camshaft upgrade, cylinder heads and a Whipple supercharger upgrade. It also has a 200hp shot of nitrous. It can churn out 1,200hp. Camera Car 3 is a McLaren (1,300+hp) with Read More

Street Hits – Ferrari 488 Pista vs. Mclaren 720S and Audi R8

August 20th, 2019

Taking it to the streets (of Mexico) for some supercar street hits. This video documents a rare occurrence in the street racing ranks. Most of these contests are carried out under cover of darkness but this clip is produced during daylight hours. Check it out. Seems that someone has a new Ferrari and he wants to test it out against elite level competition. The 2019 488 Pista is equipped with a 3.9-liter twin turbocharged V8 engine. It is capable of producing 710hp, blasting from 0 to 60 mph in 2.8-seconds and has an electronically controlled top speed of 211 mph. Read More

2019 McLaren 720S – One-Mile Top Speed

June 11th, 2019

From Britain, with love. Lightweight and scary fast, the 2019 McLaren 720S uses optimum horsepower and innovative aerodynamic prowess to achieve mind-numbing top end speed. With dihedral doors and a stunning aesthetic, the 720S is as beautiful as it is fast. A carbon-fiber monocoque tub make this a very stable supercar in spite of its vehicle weight of only 3,161-pounds. The heart of this gorgeous mid-engine, rear-wheel drive roadster is a twin turbocharged 4.0-liter V8 capable of producing 710hp and 568 lb.-ft. of torque. Shifting duties are trusted to a paddle shifted 7-speed, dual-clutch automatic transmission. Zero to sixty can Read More

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