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next steps towards production: mclaren p1 development car [video]

Next Steps Towards Production: McLaren P1 Development Car [VIDEO]

McLaren P1 debuted as a Concept study at 2012 Paris Motor Show in September. Back then it provoked great interest and a eager anticipation for its official release. Since then, the development of the technology beneath the carbon fibre skin has continued in full speed. McLaren Automotive is currently subjecting it under testing programme. The final aim of the brand is to create the best driver’s car in the world on road and track. Below is d

1969 mclaren m7c and mp4-12c spider

1969 McLaren M7C and MP4-12C Spider

McLaren is going to celebrate their 50th anniversary on September 2nd, this year. The original name of the company is Bruce McLaren Motor Racing Ltd and it has been launched since 1963. For the celebration, McLaren will use a 50th anniversary logo on everything from their shirts to the new MP4-28 Formula 1 that will debut on January 31st. They also intend to host a lot of unique events and celebration throughout the year. If we were to follow Bruce’s words to the letter, there’d be

mclaren reveals specifications of 2013 12c gt3

McLaren Reveals Specifications of 2013 12C GT3

2013 McLaren 12C GT3 will compete in this years season and will continue to be raced by all active GT teams who competed in last year. In addition to this, several new teams have now taken delivery of the 2013 model. Furthermore the specifications of the new McLaren have already been disclosed and show that there will be number of changes, all of which designed to improve drivability, reliability and efficiency, coupled with reduced complexity. Some of the changes feature a revised aerodynamics package, an up

hamann blue memor mclaren mp4-12c

Hamann Blue MemoR McLaren MP4-12C

Hamann has announced the Blue MemoR McLaren MP4-12C coming with completely new body kit and nice baby blue paint. The body kit includes a new big front splitter, a pair of redesigned side skirts, upper and side wheel arch ventilation inserts, a bigger rear wing and extended diffuser. There is also a roof air duct and custom rear fender from the rear window to the wheel arches. At the rear, we can see triple exhaust layout. The interior boasts a new upholstery, which is a combination be

gemballa racing 2012 mclaren mp4-12c gt3 - price €350,000

Gemballa Racing 2012 McLaren MP4-12C GT3 - Price €350,000

The high-performance Gemballa Racing 2012 McLaren MP4-12C GT3 is already available for sale. Actually, just two units can be bought from jameslist.com. The price is sensational - €350,000 as the car itself. McLaren produced only 25 units for this year and only two of them are carefully tuned by Gemballa Racing

mclaren 12c gt can-am edition confirmed for production

McLaren 12C GT Can-Am Edition Confirmed For Production

During this summer we have seen some amazing concepts coming out of the dark. One of them was the McLaren 12C Can-Am Edition Racing Concept, which made its debut at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Then, the McLaren concept showed off its McLaren Orange and satin black colors. The successful premiere is now l

mclaren p1 hypercar concept [render]

McLaren P1 Hypercar Concept [RENDER]

What else can be expected from the new McLaren P1 Hypercar Concept than the best possible aerodynamic performance? In fact, the new concept was designed in the windtunnel and thus it is no surprise that it has this very organic, alien-like body, which pulls a mindblowing downforce of 600kg. McLaren showed the P1 back in September at the Paris Auto Show and stunned the audience with its inspiring and breath-taking appearance. Although the exacts details around the engine and performance aren�

hamann mclaren mp4-12c - art style

HAMANN McLaren MP4-12C - Art style

Hamann has published some pictures on their facebook profile of a strange tuned McLaren MP4-12C. The car comes with multi-colour paint and some other exterior upgrades. The MP4-12C is powered by a twin-turbo 3.8-liter V8 engine that produces 625HP (460 kW). It is mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox. 0-100 km/h in 3.1 seconds and a top speed of 329 km/h (204 mph). In terms of efficiency, the MP4-12C will average 11.7 L/100km (24.2 mpg UK) with CO2 emissions of 279 g/km. So, an astonishi

neiman marcus mclaren 12c spider - price $354,000

Neiman Marcus McLaren 12C Spider - Price $354,000

Neiman Marcus has presented the annual Christmas Book, which will feature a special edition McLaren 12C Spider. The car is finished in Volcano Red. It is powered by the same engine – a 3.8 liter twin-turbocharged V8 with 625HP (460 kW) and 600Nm (442 lb-ft) of torque. 0-100 km/h in 3.1 seconds and a top speed of 328 km/h (204 mph). The engine is mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission. The customers will also get a special luggage set and a business-class trip to England for a tour of the McLaren Te

mclaren p1 concept - 0-100 km in 2.8 seconds

McLaren P1 Concept - 0-100 km in 2.8 seconds

McLaren will exhibit their new super car at the 2012 Paris Motor Show. The McLaren P1 has one simple goal: to be the best driver's car in the world on road and track. “The McLaren P1 will be the result of 50 years of racing and road car heritage,” commented McLaren Automotive Executive Chairman Ron Dennis. The P1 will be powered by the same 3.8 liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine from MP4-12C, but with a Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS). The combined power will be sensational – 963HP (718 kW). 0-

lightshow video unveils the future of mclaren [video]

Lightshow Video Unveils the Future of McLaren [VIDEO]

A full of lights exquisite video has just been published unveiling the next chapter for McLaren Automotive. It is made inn order to make an emphasis on the first ever appearance of the British sportscar manufacturer at the international motor show in Paris later this month. In addition, the video serves as a clue of

mclaren bespoke project 8 in white-and-red theme

McLaren Bespoke Project 8 in White-and-Red Theme

McLaren Bespoke Project 8 features not only one but two unique supercars. They are based on MP4-12C ad F1, but are not a regular McLaren, because they was optimized by McLaren Special Operations (MSO). As a matter of fact MSO are famous because they create one-of-a-kind models. On good example of these is the breathtaking X-1 model, which debuted in the end of August this year. As a reminder, McLaren X-1 Concept has one-of-a-kind body, never seen before, and has been created for an anonymous car enthusiast. T