McLaren Car Reviews
Born out of decades of racing history, including numerous Formula One World Championships, McLaren Automotive was founded in 1989 but didn't introduce its first car until 1992. The McLaren F1 became an icon, setting a new top speed record that lasted for a full decade. Followed by the McLaren Mercedes SLR, Mercedes went back to focus on racing before launching its modern era of exotic cars in 2011 with the MP4-12C.
Honda will return to the world of Formula One racing for the 2015 season in partnership with McLaren, which will source its engines from the Japanese company. Long time Formula One fans will remember the McLaren and Honda team that existed from 1988 to 1992, with motorsport legends Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost both piloting the teams cars. Honda... more
Since the McLaren P1′s official debut at the Geneva Auto Show, American supercar fans have been clamoring to get a taste of the F1-bred plug-in hybrid, which will make its US debut at this year’s Pebble Beach Concours D’elegance. A company spokesman confirmed as much to AutoGuide at a private event today. While McLaren made headlines at last... more
Hybrid technology is improving at an impressive rate and is continuing to find its way into more and more vehicles. A significant number of new and exciting hybrids are coming to market this year and early next. No, these aren’t all Prius wannabes. There are some interesting cars on the way, like the ultra efficient... more
The roughly $1.3 million McLaren P1 is selling fast, with only 100 units out of a total 375 units still available for purchase. “We are ahead of our targets and we still have 500 hot sales prospects on our list,” a senior McLaren manager told Autocar. P1 sales began in Europe right after the Geneva Motor... more
Before the McLaren P1 is ready to be delivered to just 375 customers, it has to be extensively tested, and today the brand released a video showing off the car testing at the Arctic Circle. McLaren is currently testing P1 prototypes around the world, to make sure that the car can handle all climates and... more
McLaren is heading to this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed with a selection of legendary models from the automaker’s heritage collection along with race- and championship-winning models. Attending the Goodwood Festival of Speed is part of the brand’s 50th anniversary celebrations, and McLaren will have its modern-day 12C GT Can-Am Edition taking part in the... more