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Driver ploughs McLaren supercar into a brick wall in the UK

Local police in the United Kingdom have mocked the owner of a McLaren 570S who crashed the expensive supercar into a brick wall in the county of Surrey. On June 1, 2020, the Twitter account for the Surrey Police road unit shared a photo of the incident, revealing the driver was travelling in a 40mph (64km/h) zone when the crash occurred...

New McLaren hybrid model due this year - report

McLaren is believed to be on the verge of adding a plug-in hybrid model to its expanding Sports Series line-up, according to a report out of the UK. Respected British publication, Autocar, revealed the PHEV McLaren would join the 540C, 570GT, 570S and 600LT with a public debut later this year ahead of first deliveries by the end of 2020...

McLaren 570S: MSO Defined High Downforce Kit revealed

McLaren Special Operations (MSO) has revealed a new aerodynamic pack for the 570S supercar, which should make the already-capable exotic carve corners that little bit better. Dubbed the MSO Defined High Downforce Kit, the new option pack for the Sports Series variant increases downforce and enhances the aesthetics – though the latter is entirely subjective...

McLaren 600LT v Senna drag race - video

McLaren has three distinct tiers in its model range: Sport, Super and Ultimate. But the line between the three continues to blur, thanks to cars like the 600LT. With 441kW and 620Nm on tap, the 600LT is capable of hitting 100km/h in just 2.9 seconds and keeps pulling to 328km/h if given a long enough stretch of road. That's fairly super in essentially every measurable way...

2019 McLaren 600LT Spider teased

The new McLaren 600LT Spider has been teased ahead of its unveiling January 16 UK time. Although the company is only saying the car will the fifth member of its Longtail family, the car in the teaser video has 600LT written on its licence plate, plus the top-mounted exhaust outlets are a pretty big giveaway too...

GT C Roadster, R8 Spyder, i8 Roadster, 570S Spider drag race - video

In a new video clip posted on YouTube, Mat Watson from the UK's carwow pits four of Europe's fastest convertibles against each other in a drag race – the Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster, Audi R8 Spyder, BMW i8 Roadster, and the McLaren 570S Spider...

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...