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mclaren 12c gt3s set for total 24 hours of spa [video]

McLaren 12C GT3s set for Total 24 Hours of Spa [VIDEO]

Nine supercars carrying the brand McLaren will compete at the famous Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps next weekend. The examples at the most demanding events on the motorsport calendar will be exactly the astonishing McLaren 12C GT3. In fact, the Spa 24-hour is unlike any other GT race. First of all it is more than spec

mclaren mp4-12c spider at the track [video]

McLaren MP4-12C Spider at the track [video]

McLaren Automotive has released a new interesting promotional video for their latest model – the MP4-12C Spider. The sports drop-top car is based on the famous MP4-12C. As a basis of this model served the same super stiff carbon fibre MonoCell chassis as its hardtop sibling and this means that it will be nothing else but exciting and dynamic to drive. The MP4-12C Spider is powered by the same 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 i

mclaren mp4-12c spider revealed

McLaren MP4-12C Spider revealed

McLaren has just announced that McLaren MP4-12C Spider is now officially launched. The new 12C Spider has a lightweight, high powered engine which develops the incredible 625 horsepower (460 kW), has a RHT folding roof system and a carbon ‘MonoCell’ chassis which is identical to that of the groundbreaking 12C. The impressive output of the McLaren comes from the bespoke 3.8-litre V8 twin turbo engine which is mated to the 7 Speed SSG dual-clutch transmission. Spiders dynamics technology i

mclaren mp4-12c spider - the next high performance sports car [video]

McLaren MP4-12C Spider - the next high performance sports car [Video]

McLaren MP4-12C Spider will open next chapter in the story of the automotive world. Almost a year after the appearance of the MP4-12C model and days after McLaren announced that the model is going to get some significant upgrades, they have just revealed their new high performance sports car - McLaren MP4-12C Spider. The Spider will bring ore versatility to the range with its open top. In addition it will be powered by the astonishing twin-tu

enhanced mclaren mp4-12c gt3

Enhanced McLaren MP4-12C GT3

McLaren has announced their Enhanced McLaren MP4-12C GT3. It will be driven by Vodafone McLaren Mercedes driver Jenson Button. The sports car will make its official debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this year. In addition, McLaren GT will unveil a McLaren 12C GT3 race car adorned with a unique livery, which highlights McLaren Group’s support of the ‘GREAT’ campaign launched this year by the Prime Minister’s Office and Department for Culture, Media and Sport. The GREAT campaign i

2013 mclaren mp4-12c

2013 McLaren MP4-12C

McLaren news (from the road-going sector): As of this October, all the McLaren MP4-12Cs will get some extra power, a bit of a detail revision and a gadget for immature people just like us. We would really like to stress on the “all” part as even owners of previous years will get the upgrade...for free. This is how, Antony Sheriff, McLaren Automotive Managing Director explains the company's motivation: “Given our racing heritage, it is in our nature to continuously seek out improvements.

hamann mclaren mp4-12c - the memor

Hamann McLaren MP4-12C - The memoR

Hamann has released more pictures of their latest tuning project - The memoR. It is based on the super sports car – McLaren MP4-12C and features complete styling package. The aerodynamics modifications include a new front bumper with LED daytime running lights, a new front spoiler in clear-coated Carbon black, a pair of side sills, a pair of front denders including air outlets, modified rear sidewalls, a carbon fiber bonnet, a rear wing, a roof air scoop and a rear apron including rear pane

mclaren p12 - the f1 successor [render]

McLaren P12 - the F1 successor [render]

Jacek Kolodziejczyk a.k.a. Iacoski has released a render of the successor of the legendary McLaren F1. The new super sports car will be named P12. The artist has created a speculative effort as to what the final model will look like and we like it very much. Of course, it reminds a lot of MP4-12C. The front end is practically the same, but the car is much wider and more aggressive than MP4. Probably, the engine will be a tuned version of the 3.8 liter twin-turbocharged V8 that will be coup

mclaren mp4-12c gt3 in 2012 fia gt1 world championship

McLaren MP4-12C GT3 in 2012 FIA GT1 World Championship

The new McLaren MP4-12C GT3 is ready for race debut in 2012, following an intensive development programme in 2011. The competitive race season begins for new McLaren GT customer teams in Germany on 31 March, with the opening rounds of the VLN and ADAC GT Masters championships at the Nürburgring Nordschliefe and Oscher

hamann memor mclaren mp4-12c at geneva

Hamann memoR McLaren MP4-12C at Geneva

Apparently, upon the release of the McLaren MP4-12C back in 2011, there had been an outcry of discontent about its looks from the public. Visually, it hadn't been able to live up to its power and performance they say. Deemed too bland and “evoraesque”? Well to those who feel under the weather when looking at a standard MP4-12C, there is a solution – It's the memoR by Hamann which is currently making its debut within the halls of the 82nd Geneva Motor Show. Roughly speaking, the memoR is a

2012 geneva motor show: fab design mclaren mp4-12c

2012 Geneva Motor Show: FAB Design McLaren MP4-12C

FAB Design has announced their latest tuning project based on the supercar McLanre MP4-12C. The name of the project is Terso and it is currently exhibited at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show. The exterior boasts a new front fascia with intakes, modified rear bumper and a diffuser as well as a carbon fiber wing. The last t

2012 geneva motor show: gemballa gt mclaren mp4-12c

2012 Geneva Motor Show: Gemballa GT McLaren MP4-12C

Gemballa has introduced the Gemballa GT based on the McLaren MP4-12C at the Geneva Motor Show. “Our starting point is a aerodynamic styling kit and ultra-light forged alloy wheels, and we are developing an engine upgrade programme as well.”, commented Gemballa CEO, Andreas Schwarz. The Gemballa GT comes with