Articles about McLaren Automotive

Thanks to a new partnership between the two brands
This is a McLaren Elva wearing Gulf colors. It's not the first heritage-liveried Elva we've seen-quite the opposite, in fact. It'd be easy to assume that anyone buying their Senna speedster without stripes or stickers will actually
The pandemic has triggered a slump in sales
British supercar brand and Formula 1 team McLaren is reportedly selling and leasing back its global headquarter in Woking, Surrey. According to The Guardian, the carmaker is seeking to "shore up its balance sheet" after the slump in sales because of the
A step closer to 100% electrification
A new hybrid McLaren supercar will be unveiled next year, and sitting prettily underneath will be this carbon-fiber tub. That, friends, is McLaren Automotive's brand-new "lightweight vehicle architecture".It has been designed specifically to accommodate hybrid powertrains, allowing the
This could be the best-spec’d Elva we’ve seen so far
The McLaren Elva is an 804hp, roofless, windshield-less supercar. It already belongs in the top 1% of stunning and striking road cars. So, just how on earth do you improve it?Well, McLaren's Special Ops team seem to have found
A road-legal GT4 race car
Welcome, girls and boys, to this week's new McLaren. It's the 620R, and it's among the punchiest things to come out of Woking yet. It's certainly the punchiest of the company's smaller Sports Series models.In short,
As part of the company’s global expansion
McLarens are rare here in the Philippines, at least compared with the likes of Ferraris, Lamborghinis, and Porsches. You can probably credit that to the fact that the British carmaker has yet to open a local dealership, whereas the other aforementioned supercar
It's better than new
This isn't just any old McLaren F1, but one fresh from an 18-month restoration undertaken by the good people over at McLaren's Special Operations division. Welcome then, to number #63.The first step was to completely strip the body
That’s a lot of McLarens
McLaren has announced that it has built its 20,000th road car at its production center in Woking. The factory was completed only in 2011, so that number discounts the 106 iconic F1s that were built between 1992 and 1998. Impressive stuff.
Bring it on
Fancy a mid-engined supercar but want more practicality and luxury? Fancy a front-engined GT but want a better drive and less weight? McLaren reckons you might well do, and will soon have you covered.A new McLaren GT is coming.
It’s still ugly, but also quite cute
Lego's recreations of the latest greatest performance cars are arriving just as thick and fast as McLaren's droves of supercars. And here's the latest combination of the two: Lego's McLaren Senna.It's as angular as you'd
Not traditionally beautiful, but beautifully effective. Beware the wing
Downforce isn't beautiful. Up until this year, we weren't sure. Then the McLaren Senna arrived, its appearance mostly aquatic bottom feeder with a dash of kitchen implement, and it was settled. Downforce is ugly.But form follows function, and McLaren
It’s as fast as its namesake
Earlier this month, we reported that a new McLaren-branded smartphone, designed by the carmaker in collaboration with OnePlus, was set to be launched soon. Now, the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition has been unveiled, and its specs are as remarkable as that
Using a prototype nicknamed ‘Albert’
Now you've digested the otherworldly looks of the 1,036hp, 400kph McLaren Speedtail, its maker can set about testing it on and off the public highway, without fear of its styling being papped. Durability tests, track shakedowns, and road trials are
Don’t know your 540C from your 720S from your Speedtail? We’re here to help!
Many numbers. Much horsepower. A three-tier road-car range that ranges in power from 540hp to 1,036hp. McLaren it seems, is rather serious about this whole 'performance' business.There are three levels: the Sports Series, the Super Series, and the
It has big tires to fill
Sleek, isn't it? Long and low and lean and, well, sleek. A streamliner. This is it, the McLaren Speedtail, the car formerly known as BP23 and likely forever known as the spiritual successor to the F1. Three seats, stratospheric top speed
CEO Mike Flewitt explains
When McLaren announced its ambitious Track 25 plan - a program of investment and product that sees the company right through to 2025 - there was a small note about a full EV hypercar.We're a way off yet, but McLaren boss Mike
McLaren boss Mike Flewitt explains
Famously, McLaren has refused to join the SUV crowd; refused to join the likes of Porsche, Lamborghini, Bentley, Aston Martin, and so forth. This hasn't changed."There's more than enough SUVs in the world," McLaren boss Mike Flewitt tells TopGear.
For 'occasional track days'
McLaren 570S Spider not hardcore enough for you? Well, fret ye not, because for the price of a whole Mini Cooper, McLaren will equip your new 570S Spider with a 'Track Pack' that "brings together a range of practical and visual features
Look inside one of the most exclusive service centers in the world
McLaren has announced a new service center in America. Yeah, edge-of-your-seat stuff here. Only this service center is a bit different. It's one of only two authorized service centers outside of Woking (in the UK) and it will
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