McLaren 540C vs Porsche 911 Comparison

    McLaren 540C

    Porsche 911

    2024 McLaren
    540C
    vs
    2024 Porsche
    911

    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the sports category, between scores of 7 and 9.
    0.0
    NA
    8.9
    0.0
    Based on the McLaren 540C
    Based on the Porsche 911 CARRERA T
    Best suitable for...
    LuxuryLuxury
    FunFun
    Fuel Efficiency
    72L
    770 km
    64L - 67L
    602 to 918 km
    Warranty
    3 year
    warranty
    3 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $350,000
    $277,800 - $559,400
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    CarExpert's Take

    NA
    Anthony Crawford
    Senior Road Tester
    Anthony Crawford drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • It's a lightweight 911 – enough said
    • Chassis feels extra sharp
    • More poke than Porsche claims with more noise
    Misses
    • Harder ride than Carrera or Carrera S
    • It's not exactly a bargain
    • Options can be steep

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    • Alcantara Steering Wheel (+$1,360)
    • Alloy Wheels Special (+$7,180)
    • Alloy Wheels - Premium (+$9,500)
    • Car Cover Set (+$1,220)
    • Carbon-Ceramic Brakes (+$19,880)
    • Dash Cam Preparation (+$250)
    • Door Courtesy Lights Logo Projection (+$300)
    • Leather Air Vents (+$3,000)
    • Leather Backrests Sports Sts Plus - Special Inlays (+$3,370)
    • Vehicle Key Painted with Key Pouch in Race-Tex (+$780)

    Specs

    Type
    TWIN TURBO MPFITWIN TURBO DIR F/INJ, DIRECT FUEL INJ
    Size (cc)
    37992981 - 3996
    Size (L)
    3.8L3.0L, 3.7L, 4.0L
    Induction
    V8FLAT TWIN TURBO 6, FLAT 6
    Camshaft
    DUAL OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    3224
    Power
    397kW283kW - 478kW
    Power RPM
    75006500 - 8500
    Torque
    540Nm450Nm - 800Nm
    Torque RPM
    35001950 - 6300
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    -8.7 - 13.3

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