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.
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Racers Bruce McLaren and Denny Hulme both originally made their mark on the circuits of the 1960’s at the wheel of the potent McLaren M1A, a car that paved the way for McLaren’s global success in both Can-Am racing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 […]
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 […]
IndyCar driver JR Hildebrand demonstrates the thrill and exhilaration of driving the newest McLaren Ultimate series vehicle – the McLaren Elva. Designed for pure driving connection, engagement and enjoyment, the Elva is the lightest and most driver focused vehicle in the McLaren model line-up. Powered by an 804bhp twin-turbo V8 engine, the Elva is capable […]
Almost a year since his maiden F1 podium, Lando Norris was on the rostrum again in Spielberg. Every podium is special but what made this one that little bit sweeter was the pace they showed; but for a five-second time penalty, it’s possible to argue that Lando could have finished second. The positives on Sunday […]
The McLaren 765LT, the latest version of the luxury supercar brand’s legendary ‘Longtail’ series – and the most extreme McLaren LT yet, has been awarded a coveted Robb Report ‘Best of the Best’ Award for 2021. As a leading voice in the world of global luxury, Robb Report has been recognizing and awarding those who […]