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McLaren Automotive, best known simply as McLaren, is a British manufacturer of supercars, with the MP3-12C and P1 being the current models. The company was founded as McLaren Cars in 1989 and has a rich history and links in Formula One as it's heavily integrated with McLaren Racing.

McLaren Reviews

A Guide To Caring For Your Car – Part One: Washing, drying, and tidying

There are two main killers of vehicle paintwork. The first is UV, which for some, is unavoidable. The second is neglect. We’ve all done it – dropped a sponge and continued to use it, dried paintwork with a dirty old chamois, or even committed the cardinal sin; used dishwashing liquid instead of a dedicated car wash solution...

2020 McLaren 720S Spider review

The McLaren 720S Spider is up there with the very best drop-top supercars. Savage yet civil. Fast yet docile. It's an intoxicating mix.

2021 McLaren 765LT review

Don’t think of it as an expensive 720S, rather a cut-price Senna.

2020 McLaren 620R review

Race car for the road? This one really is…...

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McLaren Videos

Video: 2021 McLaren Elva walkaround – First Australian look at lightweight special

The 2021 McLaren Elva is the newest addition to the British manufacturer’s Ultimate Series – and a handful are bound for a selection of lucky Australian buyers. Inspired by founder Bruce McLaren’s M1A, M1B and M1C race cars of the 1960s, the Elva is equipped with McLaren's 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged V8 producing 600kW and 800Nm...

2020 McLaren GT review | Sports grand tourer

McLaren takes a break from battling Ferraris and Lamborghinis to enter the grand-touring arena, with the GT.

2019 McLaren 720S Spider review: Who needs a roof?

The 720S Spider demands a hefty $66,100 premium over its Coupe sibling, as well as rival models like the Ferrari 488 Spider ($29,112) and Lamborghini Huracan Performante Spyder ($23,365). But I’d argue that neither can match the all-round performance of the McLaren both on and off the track, as close as they might be.

2019 McLaren 600LT Spider review: Who needs a 720S?

McLaren’s newest track-focused weapon is the 600LT Spider, and if you’re thinking it’s a junior-league performer because of its Sports Series product positioning and open-top profile, you couldn’t be more wrong. You can probably guess which car they benchmarked during the development too – yep, the 675LT Spider, meaning this thing has massive shoes to fill as the latest and fifth chapter in the Longtail lineage...

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McLaren Comparisons

2018 Audi R8 V10 RWS v McLaren 540C comparison

Audi R8 RWS and McLaren 540C duke it out to see which is the best 'affordable' everyday supercar.

2017 McLaren 540C & McLaren 570S review

For many of us born in the 1980s and beyond, growing up we obsessed over posters of Ferraris and Lamborghinis, filling our childhood ambitions with thoughts of 'one day'. Now though, for those that will call themselves car enthusiasts in a decade or so, the British brand that is McLaren is making some serious headway...

McLaren News

2021 McLaren Elva confirmed for Australia

The 2021 McLaren Elva is the newest addition to the British manufacturer’s Ultimate Series – and a handful are bound for a selection of lucky Australian buyers. Inspired by founder Bruce McLaren’s M1A, M1B and M1C race cars of the 1960s, the Elva is equipped with McLaren's 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged V8 producing 600kW and 800Nm...

McLaren 720S GT3X track-only hypercar unveiled

The 2021 McLaren 720S GT3X has been unveiled, a special edition based on the 720S GT3 racer with "increased engine output, improved aerodynamics, and increased stopping power." Drive comes from a modified example of the existing twin-turbocharged 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged V8, sending 530kW to the rear wheels via a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission during normal driving – matching the road-going model on grunt...

The 10 quickest cars for sale in Australia in 2021

As it turns out, identifying the quickest cars in Australia for 2021 is not an easy feat. Not only do they need to be available locally, they also need to meet our criterion of completing the 0-100km/h sprint in under three seconds. You may be expecting to see brands such as BMW, Audi and Mercedes, but interestingly, they don't make the cut...

2021 McLaren Artura driven by Aussie F1 ace Daniel Ricciardo

The upcoming 2021 McLaren Artura hybrid supercar was test driven by Australian Formula One ace Daniel Ricciardo, prior to the vehicle's launch last month. As would be expected from someone sponsored by McLaren, Mr Ricciardo had nothing but good things to say about the Artura...

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