There are days, rare days, when the stars align to provide you with such unbridled joy and emotion that it’s almost impossible to believe… 3,213 days after McLaren’s last win in F1, they crossed the line to finish P1 and P2 at the Italian Grand Prix.
Unforgiving. That’s one word to describe Zandvoort. An awesome track, a real driver’s circuit, and the atmosphere was electric – but Zandvoort’s narrow twists and turns mean overtaking is nigh on impossible and McLarens fate was sealed after a difficult qualifying.
25 years ago, the McLaren Fl GTRs challenged other racing veterans at the historic 24 Hours of Le Mans for the first time. McLaren not only qualified but crushed the competition to bring home 5 finishes leading to the most successful debut in the race’s history. To celebrate these victories and honor Bruce McLaren’s memory, […]
Today, August 30th would have been Bruce McLaren’s 84th birthday. One of the finest race car drivers ever and a true pioneer of motorsports. Today we celebrate his legacy by listening to one of his finest creations. The M8D gave his team one of its best years in Can-Am. Rallying superbly after the tragedy, McLaren […]
Racers Bruce McLaren and Denny Hulme both originally made their mark on the circuits of the 1960’s at the wheel of the potent McLaren M1A, a car that paved the way for McLaren’s global success in both Can-Am racing and road cars. Powered by thundering Oldsmobile V8’s, the McLaren M1A Mk1 became synonymous with McLaren’s […]
A unique ‘time capsule’ McLaren F1 road car has set a record auction price of $20.465 million at Gooding & Company’s Pebble Beach Auctions. With less than 390 kilometres (243 miles) on its odometer, this spectacular example of the F1 was sold in its ‘as delivered’ state and surpassed the previous record for a McLaren […]
Lanzante Limited and O’Gara Coach have revealed their latest collaboration, the McLaren P1 HDK (High Downforce Kit). The P1 HDK follows in the same footsteps as the High Downforce Kit that was available to McLaren F1 owners that wanted to give their cars added performance and similar looks to the GTR variant. Built off a […]
McLaren Special Operations (MSO) today unveils the ‘Albert’ Speedtail, a bespoke commission by North American McLaren retailer, McLaren Beverly Hills. ‘Albert’ is one of the final vehicles in the 106-car Speedtail production run and an homage to the first Speedtail attribute testing vehicle from 2018. Echoing the name of the 1992 McLaren F1 test mules, […]
Renowned worldwide for the exclusive, luxury, high-performance supercars on which it has built its reputation over the past decade, McLaren Automotive today reveals another landmark model: the 765LT Spider. Complementing the 765LT ‘Longtail’ coupe unveiled last year – all of which are sold – the new Spider is McLaren’s most powerful-ever convertible supercar and brings […]