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McLaren initiates Takata airbag recall

McLaren Automotive has commenced its Takata airbag recall, affecting models sold from 2012 through 2018. As with all Takata-related notices, vehicles included in the recall could be fitted with airbags that degrade over time due to exposure to high temperatures and humidity...

McLaren 600LT priced from $455,000

McLaren Automotive has launched its lightweight track-focussed 600LT into the Australian market, with a starting price of $455,000 plus on-road costs. The McLaren 600LT, the first in the Sports Series range to wear the ‘LT’ badge, will hit our shores in late 2018, with a McLaren spokesperson confirming several Australian customers had already placed orders...

McLaren 600LT by MSO revealed for Pebble Beach

McLaren Special Operations (MSO) has revealed a special 600LT for the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, with a public debut scheduled for August 26. Dubbed the '600LT in Stealth Grey by MSO', the vehicle features a number of special finishes and options from McLaren's bespoke division, though it's not like the 'standard' 600LT wasn't already exclusive...

Configurator Challenge: McLaren 600LT

Customisation is in vogue at the moment, but choice can be seriously confusing. In our configurator challenge, we let the CarAdvice team loose on a manufacturer’s website to create their ideal spec of a certain model. For this edition of the Configurator Challenge, we’re designing our perfect McLaren 600LT...

2018 McLaren 600LT revealed

McLaren has whipped the covers off the first-ever Sport Series model to wear a 'Longtail' badge, the track-ready 600LT. In keeping with the formula laid out by the 675LT and 675LT Spider, the new 600LT is a lighter, more powerful version of the 570S designed for all-out track day action...

McLaren '600LT' spied

The upcoming McLaren Sports Series track hero, currently dubbed the 600LT, has been spied at the Nurburgring ahead of an official reveal later today. For the first time we get a glimpse of the full vehicle, rather than the partial teaser images McLaren has released over the past fortnight...

2019 McLaren 570LT teased

McLaren Automotive has teased a track-ready take on the 570S, its Sport Series flagship, in similar vein to the 675LT. Revealed in a single image on McLaren's social media channels, the car is finished in a shade of slate grey, and runs with a more aggressive carbon-fibre diffuser than the 'standard' version...

McLaren MSO reveals new options for Sports Series

McLaren Special Operations (MSO) has detailed a new range of options for the Sports Series range – including the 540C, 570S and 570GT – giving customers even more customisation choices when they purchase their new supercar. Headlining additions include a new Black Pack option, a lighter and louder Titanium SuperSports exhaust system, and extended carbon-fibre trim elements...

McLaren 570S and 540C pricing : British supercar brand cuts price of entry by $110K - UPDATE

The McLaren Automotive Sports Series range is poised to roll out in Australia from the start of 2016, at which time they will make the British supercar brand’s line-up more accessible than ever. The company this week hosted the local premiere of the McLaren 570S, which it has announced will wear a price tag of $408,000 drive-away*...

McLaren 540C 'entry' model premieres

The new ‘entry’ McLaren 540C coupe has made its world debut at the Shanghai motor show, expanding the British marque’s Sports Series family to two models. The 540C arrives hot on the heels of the 570S, which premiered at the start of April in New York. The baby McLaren is a slightly detuned version of that model, and as such will also be McLaren’s most affordable car to date...