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25TH ANNIVERSARY OF LANZANTE LE MANS WIN – MCLAREN F1

24 Hours of Le Mans. One of the most storied and prestigious races on the planet. In 1995 McLaren entered the grueling race with seven McLaren F1 GTR’s. Even with the F1 being considered as one of the greatest cars ever built, a win at Le Mans was not a foregone conclusion. Starting the race […]

50 YEARS – THE LEGEND OF BRUCE MCLAREN

June 2nd, 1970. The day a racing pioneer lost his life, but not his legacy. Today marks 50 years since the fateful afternoon Bruce was killed while out testing his M8D race car. The death of the company’s leader and namesake could have spelled the end for McLaren. However it was built around the same […]

PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE ARCHIVES – KEN MILES COBRA TEST

Petersen Automotive is one of the Premier Automotive Museums in the world and a long time parter of the O’Gara Group. During this time where visits to the gorgeous facility are restricted, Petersen decided to crack open their archives and share some motorsports history with us all. Ken Miles was a British sports car racing engineer and […]