Browsing:

mclaren

McLaren F1 vs McLaren P1

Published by on Apr 21st, 2015, No Comments

mclaren-f1-vs-mclaren-p1

McLaren has long since been hailed as one of the finest supercar automakers to date. The clean lines, beautiful design and sheer power of McLaren vehicles are almost unmatched in the automotive world.

Two of the company’s most famous models is undoubtedly the evergreen F1 and it’s younger sibling, the P1.

Both these super cars have made waves around the world for the past 12 years. Their power and performance is almost out of this world and both cars have captured the hearts of many an automotive, super car fan – whether they are the “newer” or “older” generation. (more…)

Chris Harris and the McLaren 650S

Published by on Apr 11th, 2014, No Comments

McLaren 650S

McLaren like to design their cars with a lot power, speed and stand-out features. And that’s why we love them.

You can then imagine how excited we were when we saw that our favorite car reviewer/ petrol-head, Chris Harris, took the McLaren 650S for a spin around the track. (more…)

Chris Harris drives the new McLaren P1

Published by on Feb 24th, 2014, No Comments

MCL P1

There has been much excitement about McLaren’s latest offering, the P1. Some have even described this super car as the ultimate hyper car – something McLaren is surely proud of.

To see what all the hype is about and if the P1 really is so impressive, our favorite car expert, Chris Harris, took the car for a drive around the Yas MArina Grand Prix Circuit in Abu Dhabi. (more…)

The McLaren P1 goes to the USA

Published by on Jun 14th, 2013, No Comments

p1

McLaren’s super cool, hybrid hypercar, the P1 has been brought to US soil for the first time and is sitting at the McLaren Newport Beach showroom. (more…)

Rowan Atkinson Crashes Pride Of Car Collection: McLaren F1 (Picture)

Published by on Aug 5th, 2011, No Comments

Rowan Atkinson, comedian and car collector extraordinaire was released from hospital today with no serious injuries after losing control of his maroon McLaren F1 and crashing into a telephone pole, setting the car alight in the process.

Atkinson apparently walked away from the wreck and sat on the side of the road with another motorist, waiting for emergency services. He has hurt his shoulder but no long term injuries are expected.

(more…)

McLaren F1 Successor to Boast of 799 Horsepower

Published by on May 17th, 2011, No Comments

McLaren doesn’t seem to back out from its endeavor to create a new MP4-12C. Is it on road heading to line up with the iconic McLaren F1? It is being hinted that the new MP4-12C will be powered by a 799-horsepower, 5.0-liter version of the 3.8-liter twin-turbo V8 engine. The flagship supercar is expected to be able to hit up to 60 miles per hour within 2.8-seconds before hitting 200 mph in 20 seconds flat.

(more…)

McLaren Strategy Banks on ‘a New Car a Year’

Published by on Apr 27th, 2011, No Comments

All car news seems good news –  a majority of them indeed are. In case you disagree, listen to this. The latest one comes from the McLaren family, and hints at the company’s plans to introduce a new automobile every year to the market. So that could mean a car a year, without fail!

(more…)

McLaren-CRS Racing MP4-12C GT3 Racer Revealed

Published by on Dec 17th, 2010, No Comments

Some time ago, the web space had been flush with spy cam images that told the story of a possible link up between McLaren and CRS Racing. That is indeed happening, and the association is expected to result in a new car by the name of MP4-12C GT3 racer.

(more…)

http://carblog.co.za/wp-content/themes/carblog