McLaren 720S Driver Beats Afroduck's Record With a 21-Minute Lap of NYC

McLaren 720S Driver Beats Afroduck's Record With a 21-Minute Lap of NYC

AfroDuck’s record has fallen. A video posted to YouTube with little fanfare in late July shows the driver of a McLaren 720S completing a lap of NYC in 21 minutes, 3.16 seconds — beating the 24:07 record that launched AfroDuck to infamy, made him a fugitive, and forced him into exile in Canada. The latest video, brought to Jalopnik’s attention by Fred Smith over at Road & Track, purports to show the unnamed driver of a white McLaren 720S completing a 24.5-mile lap of Manhattan on June 29, 2020, at 2:36 AM. The driver claims to have gotten stopped by 24 out of a possible 58 red lights along the route, and a photo of the McLaren’s dashboard from the end of the run shows the car, with just over …
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